Women In Bio Peer Group Launch Event 9/18

San Diego, Irvine and Los Angeles


6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join WIB-Southern California for our biannual MAPS Peer Group Launch Event. Join us to network, to meet the incredible peer group leaders and members of this vibrant community. New and past participants welcome. Open to guests as well.

Over 80 professionals will be meeting monthly in seven different peer groups across Southern California in San Diego, Irvine and Los Angeles from September 2019 to March 2020. WIB-Southern California has had over 300 applications for this incredible community and it’s growing rapidly getting stronger and more vibrant with each cohort.

*1st hour all 3 cities will connect via Zoom in their respective facilities. Then network and offer the first meeting of the peer groups for topic selection and planning separately. email for the locations in Irvine and Los Angeles.


6:00 p.m. – 6:10 p.m. Intro to MAPS. Hear an overview of the MAPS programs which include SIP (subject interest) Panel events, Peer Groups, Mentoring Circles, and Executive Roundtables.

6:10 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Interactive Activity: Designed for all participants to gain support from someone in the room for something you share you want/need to advance your career. Take advantage of the experience in the room to make the next step in your career.

6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Speed Networking: A second way to mix and meet more of the MAPS community. Meet peer group leaders, past MAPS participants, and newcomers. Past MAPS participants will share success stories including transitions to new positions, networking and mentoring wins, and the benefits afforded by having a core group of support you meet with regularly.

7:00 p.m.- 7:45 p.m. Peer Group Meeting: Meet your peer group leaders and participants, decide on topics for the 5 meetings to follow and select dates. Learn about favorite topics, speakers and activities. Be inspired as you plan with your group.

7:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wrap up and share. Learn about the plans of each group and final networking for the evening.

Pricing Information*

Members: $5
Non-Members: $5

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Contact: Jennie Starr
Contact Phone: 858-245-9375
Contact Email:

Event Address:

11011 N. Torrey Pines Rd
San Diego, CA 92037
in San Diego.