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LebNet in San Diego: Panel on Career Development in STEM - January 31, 2019

  • 31 Jan 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Apollonia Greek Bistro in UTC- 8650 Genesee Ave #106, San Diego, CA 92122
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LebNet in San Diego is excited to kick off 2019 with

A Talk and Panel on Career Development in STEM fields”

Thursday, January 31st, from 6:00- 8:30 pm 

Apollonia Greek Bistro in UTC- 8650 Genesee Ave #106, San Diego, CA 92122

Register  here  BEFORE Jan 28th– Hurry, places are limited to 35 spots!

The event will be moderated by Jeanine Akiki, ASIC Design Services Director at IBM/ Global Foundries, who will kick off the evening sharing her insights from a career journey spanning over 30 years.

An interactive panel discussion will follow, where panelists will share their career development challenges, lessons learned, and tips on work-life integration.  We are honored to be joined by the following successful high tech and biotech professionals, representing both industry and academia:

  • Ghina Yamout-Jomaa, PhD, Director of Business Development and Senior Consultant, Alta Environmental
  • Marie Huff, Software Engineer and Systems Applications Specialist, Sharp Rehabilitation Center
  • Nathalie Gholmieh, Manager, Data and Integration Services at UCSD
  • Shadi Dayeh, PhD, Professor and Principal Investigator, Integrated Electronics and Bio-interfaces Laboratory, UCSD 


  • 6:00- 6:45 pm: Registration, Meet and Greet; Light Dinner and Refreshments provided
  • 6:45- 7:15 pm: Presentation by Jeanine Akiki
  • 7:15- 8:00 pm: Panel discussion
  • 8:00- 8:30 pm: Networking

Registration fee: $15 for students and $25 for professionals 

This event is NOT to be missed, if you are a professional looking to grow your career, or a student/graduate planning to enter the workforce with the right knowledge and tools to thrive in your profession!

Register here – Hurry, places are limited!

Looking forward to seeing you all there!


LebNet, a non-profit organization, serves as a multi-faceted platform for Lebanese professionals residing in the US and Canada, entrepreneurs, investors, business partners in a broad technology eco-system, and acts as a bridge to their counterparts in Lebanon and the rest of the Middle East


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