Geologist Pamela Strand speaking at NAIT Women in Technology and Trades event
WHAT: Pamela Strand, a professional geologist with more than 25 years’ experience in the mining and exploration industry, will give two presentations as part of NAIT’s Women in Technology and Trades speaker series. As founder of Shear Diamonds Ltd. and president of Firestone Ventures Inc., Strand has made an impressive impact in a complex and challenging field.
WHERE: NAIT Main Campus
Shaw Theatre (in Building X on attached map)
11762 106 St.
WHEN: Thurs., Feb. 7, 2013
Presentation 1 – 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Presentation 2 – 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
WHY: Every year, NAIT Women in Technology and Trades hosts a high-profile female guest speaker whose presentation underlines how they successfully transitioned into a leadership position that has impacted their community.
The goal of NAIT's Women in Technology and Trades initiative is to ensure that all prospective female students are aware of the excellent career opportunities and bright futures that await them in diverse technical and trades-related fields.
In addition to speaking, Strand will give NAIT a donation of $6,000 in scholarships designated for women in non-traditional technology & trades programs,
For more information, please contact:
Student Engagement Coordinator
P 780.471.8824 E firstname.lastname@example.org
NAIT Media Relations
P 780.471.8450 C 780.916.8307 E email@example.com