Call for Posters: 2016 Women in STEM Summit


Call for Posters: 2016 Women in STEM Summit

The Women in STEM Cooperative (WISC) invites undergraduate and graduate women students at the University at Buffalo to present posters at the 2016 Women in STEM Summit being held on April 13th at the University at Buffalo. We are seeking students who have been significantly involved in research either with their own research project or through meaningful involvement with an ongoing faculty project. The poster session will run concurrently with a reception where students will have the opportunity to network with Summit attendees, including corporate sponsors. For more information regarding the Summit, please visit:

Faculty and staff are encouraged to nominate and sponsor students to share their university research in any of the science, technology, engineering, mathematics or related fields. Students are responsible for printing their posters and bringing them to the Summit on April 13th.

Submission Criteria:
• Undergraduate or graduate women students in a STEM field at the University at Buffalo
• Research projects must represent a significant investment of time by the student outside of normal course requirements and class projects

Proposals should include:
• Name of Presenter(s)
• Contact Information
• UB Department
• Name of Faculty Mentor
• Title of Presentation
• Abstract (100 words or less)
To submit, please visit:

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Campos at

Deadline for Abstract Submission: March 11th, 2016

The proposal committee will respond to all submissions by March 23rd.