Are you ready to CONNECT, TRANSFORM AND LEAD? If so, you can expect bold topics and disciplined leaders to collide when accessing Athena's invaluable leadership content designed to nurture your career ambitions. Engage with industry thought leaders, STEM executives, and DE&I experts in our singular pursuit to offer best-in-class women's leadership development resources. March 2 | OMG! We've Been Hacked ... Learn from these leading experts on how to prepare and protect your personal digital assets from infiltration, and reduce your chances of costly cyber-attacks as experts from the FBI, ESET, Troutman Pepper, and Agena Bioscience share their best cyber defensive and offensive strategies. March 8 | San Diego Tech Women's Summit: #IWD21 | ChooseToChallenge... In honor of International Women’s Day, SDTWS founders invite you to rise to the challenge for a dynamic discussion as they share their respective DE&I workforce resources to co-create an inclusive and high-impact ecosystem. March 11 | Top Characteristics of Highly Effective Women | Powered By Qualcomm...She is Assertive; She prioritizes Self-Improvement, She confidently communicates her Opinion & Listens to others; She Advocates for herself and the success of peers; She embraces Challenges; She wakes up every day fulfilling her Why. Do any of these characteristics describe you? Meet 4 extraordinary women who achieved their career success by showcasing these and other critical traits. Learn the ropes and personally meet this dynamic group of women who own their destiny and are #MakingHERstory. March 18 | Fireside Chat with Dr. Wilma Wooten | Powered By MoFo... Join us for a fireside chat with Dr. Wilma Wooten, SD Co. Director Public Health Services as she shares career insights as a woman of color in the life sciences industry and shares her magic sauce on what makes a trailblazer. Registration Opens Soon March 22 | Athena Forum For Executive Women (FEW) Networking ... Amplify your network with Athena's entire FEW community at this NEW quarterly event. As Athena's hallmark curated peer mentoring program, this members-only career resource features an informal board of directors as an enduring support system. Open to FEW and prospective FEW members. March 25 | Athena on Boards Series (AOB) Cohort 6 | Powered By Cooley ... Looking to pursue your own boardroom ambitions inside a public, private or non-profit organization? As the voice of women in STEM, Athena prepares a deep bench of executive women ready to help companies modernize their boardroom. Central to this Series are the smaller assigned cohorts that convene to design board strategy, board bios and 1:1 role playing on board interviews. These intimate groups are by design and therefore, availability is very limited. March 31 | The CXO Forum | Powered By PWC & DLA Piper ....This unique, invitation-only event fosters the invaluable connections among our growing cohort of female STEM executives. Contact Kaylie@athenasd.org for more info.