Women in Science Luncheon

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The Women’s Board of The Field Museum will present its annual Women in Science Program and Luncheon on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 featuring a presentation by Ilene Gordon, Chairman, President and CEO of Ingredion, a leading global producer of nature-based ingredient solutions for food, beverage, brewing and industrial customers around the world. Ms. Gordon’s presentation will be followed by a moderated conversation with Ambassador Fay Hartog-Levin (Ret.). A seated lunch will follow in the iconic main hall at The Field Museum. The event annually draws 500 corporate, civic and philanthropic leaders from throughout Chicago and the region in support of science internships and fellowships for young women and girls. For more information, contact the Women's Board at 312-665-7135 or womensboard@fieldmuseum.org. 

Proceeds from the Women in Science Luncheon will support 10 internship positions for high school and undergraduate students, as well as one graduate fellowship position at The Field Museum.