Gender Equity in Chemical Sciences Conference

This event is sponsored by the Women in Chemistry (WIC)

2022 Conference 

The Chemistry Graduate Diversity Office is excited to sponsor the annual Gender Equity in Chemical Sciences Conference. The event is open to all graduate students and post-docs in the chemistry department who are passionate about advocating and supporting the professional advancement of women in the chemical sciences. The main objectives of the conference are to provide professional and social networking opportunities, offer advice and information regarding early graduate school decisions, and provide career development information and perspectives. 

The event is being offered at no cost for all participants.

Date, time, and location:

Saturday, August 20th from 9am – 2:45pm at the Illini Union


The deadline to register for this event is Friday, July 29th. You can find additional information and register for the conference at the following link HERE.

Additional details:

Please join us in welcoming keynote speakers Dr. Marta Piñeiro-Núñez and Candice Halbert, along with alumni and graduate student panelists. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Maegen Kincanon (


2022 GEICS conference poster