Speed Mentoring for Women in AIB
The Women in Academy of International Business (WAIB) is delighted to invite interested WAIB members to participate as mentees and interact with accomplished mentors at the second annual "Speed Mentoring" event to be held during the annual AIB conference in Copenhagen. Speed Mentoring session is scheduled for Thursday June 27, 2019, from 14:30 to 15:45.  To participate, you must be an ABD Ph.D student or must have received your Ph.D within the past 10 years.
About Speed Mentoring

∑       Mentees that sign up for this special event will get the opportunity to engage in five (5) consecutive 10-minute one-on-one or small group discussions with five (5) different mentors who will answer mentees' most pressing career-related questions.

∑       This event is an excellent opportunity for participants to network and seek advice from experienced mentors (see the star-studded list at the end of this e-mail) on a variety of career-related topics in a fun and time-efficient manner.
What Mentors and Mentees are Saying
"I never had such a productive and fruitful experience to meet top scholars. Nothing is better than the face-to-face discussion with our approachable mentors, who are considerate, friendly and warm." (Mentee, 2018)
"I loved the event: it is such a valuable experience to be able to ask your burning questions to experienced renowned professors and receive inspiring advice you have never thought of." (Mentee, 2018)
"It was great fun and I very much enjoyed being involved in this effort - what a great initiative!" (Mentor, 2018)
"Definitely my favorite session of the conference by far!" (Mentor, 2019)
How to Participate

  *   This is a WAIB-exclusive event and spots are limited!!! If you would like to participate as a mentee, please reserve your space by registering here: Mentee Registration Form<>
  *   Registration will remain open through June 7 after which we will inform confirmed applicants.
  *   We will do our best to accept as many mentees as we can and try to match mentees to their preferred mentors. However, we will accept applications and preferences on a first come, first served basis.
This Year's List of Mentors
We are grateful for our excellent mentors and their commitment to supporting female scholars!
Mary Yoko Brannen, Copenhagen Business School
Nakiye Boyacigiller, Sabanci University
Carolyn P. Egri, Simon Fraser University
Margaret Fletcher, University of Glasgow
Susan Forquer Gupta, Monmouth University
Tanvi Kothari, San Josť State University
Anna Lamin, Northeastern University
Dana Minbaeva, Copenhagen Business School
Rebecca Piekkari, Aalto University
Malika Richards, Pennsylvania State University, Berks
Grazia D. Santangelo, Copenhagen Business School
Noemi Sinkovics, University of Manchester
Mary Sully de Luque, Arizona State University
Katalin Takacs-Haynes, University of Delaware

If you have any questions about the WAIB Speed Mentoring event, please contact Saba Colakoglu ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) or Amanda Budde-Sung ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>).

See you in Copenhagen!

Saba S. Colakoglu, Ph.D. (Web<> - LinkedIn<> - GS<\Users\scolakoglu3\Documents\Custom%20Office%20Templates>)
Scheller College of Business (Web<>)
Georgia Institute of Technology (Web<>)
800 West Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308-1149
Phone: +1 404 385 4173

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