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October Career Speed Networking with WRISE Philadelphia!

October 29, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join WRISE Philadelphia on October 29th for a great career networking event at Philly’s first wind-powered brewery!*

What is career speed networking? It’s a chance to learn, in quick time-slots, about a variety of careers, and at WRISE Philadelphia’s October event, you’ll be getting career wisdom from some of Philadelphia’s most impressive mover-and-shaker women in clean energy!

The event format will have attendees organized into small groups, and each group will get 10 minutes to meet with each expert before rotating to the next, giving everyone the chance to talk to and learn from every one of these seasoned clean energy career professionals! Here’s the full list here:

  • Abby Watson, Government Relations Manager of Siemens Gamesa
  • Dara Bortman, cofounder of Exact Solar
  • Mardi Ditze, Senior Energy Analyst, Philadelphia Office of Sustainability
  • Julie Hancher, Founder of Green Philly
  • Melinda Van Nimwegen, Senior VP, Renewable Energy Finance, Bank of America
  • Pouné Saberi, President of Physicians for Social Responsibility

All this while enjoying delicious, wind-powered brews from Yards in their beautiful space in Spring Garden!

If you have any questions that you would like to make sure will be addressed by the experts over the course of the evening, send them ahead to, and we will make sure those topics are covered.


Yards Brewing Company
500 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States
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Green Philly

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