May 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Polsky Exchange North, Theater
Kristin Barrett
Hidden Figures and Leading Women in Science @ Polsky Exchange North, Theater

Join UChicago female scientists to celebrate Innovation Fest with a screening of the Academy Award nominated film ‘Hidden Figures’. Following the screening there will be a discussion about the film, contributions of women of color in science, and attendees own experiences. Those planning to attend are encouraged to bring their families to this fun and educational event.

This event is hosted by ITM partners The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and National Laboratories, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the University of Chicago Physical Sciences Division and the University of Chicago’s Office of Civic Engagement

Learn more and register for the screening here.

UChicago Innovation Fest is a month-long celebration of entrepreneurship and discovery around the University of Chicago. With more than 40 events scheduled across Chicago and in other key cities around the world, we welcome you to join us as we explore solutions to big problems, brainstorm ways to scale impact, and connect with leaders in business, science, healthcare, tech, and more.
This annual festival is led by UChicago’s top leaders in innovation, including the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Institute for Translational Medicine, the Social Enterprise Initiative at Chicago Booth, and UChicago Research, Innovation and National Laboratories.