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Leadership and Networking for Engineers Keynote Speakers

UMD President Darryl Pines and UC Davis Chancellor Gary May


Retriever Activity Center (RAC) : 106

Date & Time

December 9, 2021, 2:00 pm3:00 pm


Updated Dec 1, 2021 

"20+ Years of Networking & Friendship: Q&A with Two College President Engineers."

Location in person: RAC, room 106
Location online: Zoom
Time: 2 PM EST (1 hr)
Date: Thu, Dec 9, 2021

PROMISE is pleased to present an opportunity to hear from (and engage with) two distinguished speakers:  Dr. Darryl Pines, President of the University of Maryland College Park, and Dr. Gary May, Chancellor of the University of California Davis. Come hear these two remarkable engineers discuss their path towards leadership, the impact of their engineering background on how they lead, and how they have become agents of transformation for diversity and inclusion in their institutions. Participants will have the opportunity to direct questions to the speakers in a Q&A.

Spaces are limited in person, but the event will be hosted HyFlex, so participants may also join via Zoom (online). If you want to attend in person at UMBC, please email subject: In person Dec 9 to promise@umbc.edu, include your name, email address and department. For those interested in participating online, please register here.

For those attending in person, you must wear your mask while indoors. For questions or concerns regarding accessibility or the event, please email PROMISE staff at promise@umbc.edu.