2012 Women of Innovation Awards Gala

2012 Women of Innovation Awards Gala

As of 2/29/2012, Online Registration is CLOSED
Our registration staff can assist you by phone to register your remaining guests.

Connecticut Technology Council, Inc.
860-289-0878, x335  Paige Rasid

Event Details:
Thursday, March 1, 2012

5-6:00 PM - Networking & Cocktail Reception
6-8:45 PM - Dinner & Awards Program 

Location: Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street, Southington, CT

2012 Women of Innovation® Awards Gala

Now in its eighth year, this awards program gathers the Connecticut technology community to recognize women in the workforce who are innovators, role models and leaders in the technology, science and engineering fields.  Students at both the high school and college level are also honored for their studies and accomplishments.

1/18/2012 - Press Release announcing the 2012 Women of Innovation®


Fifty-three women in technology fields and high school and college students studying in various technology disciplines from across Connecticut will be honored the evening of March 1st at the Aqua Turf in Southington. Attend this event and meet innovators, entrepreneurs, role models and leaders in the technology, science and engineering fields. The event will close with the announcement of this year’s eight category winners, selected from among the finalists. Approximately 600 guests are expected.


For more information about the past years' events and to see the pictures from the events, please click here.


Event Details:

Date: Thursday, March 1, 2012

5-6:00 PM - Networking & Cocktail Reception
6-8:45 PM - Dinner & Awards Program 

Location: Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry Street, Southington, CT

Cost to attend:

2012 Finalists attend free

CTC Members - $120

General Registration - $140

Table Sponsor - $1,200
(designated table for 8, "table sponsor" credit in the program (reserve by 2/15/2012)

Supporting Sponsorship - $3,500
("Supporting Sponsor" logo and credit in the program, 6'x30" draped display table at networking reception, designated table for 8)

About 2012 Finalists:

This year's list of finalists includes researchers, educators, managers and entrepreneurs/business owners who work in biotech, pharmaceuticals, software, computer hardware, nanotech, advanced materials, medical devices and IT. The 2012 finalists will be honored in the following categories:

  • Academic Innovation and Leadership
  • Collegian Innovation and Leadership
  • Community Innovation and Leadership
  • Entrepreneurial Innovation and Leadership
  • Large Business Innovation and Leadership
  • Research Innovation and Leadership
  • Small Business Innovation and Leadeship
  • Youth Innovation and Leadership
High School, college, undergraduate and graduate students who have demonstrated extraordinary and unique achievements in their technology studies are also among the finalists. Scholarships from Covidien Surgical Devices and the Connecticut Technology Council are planned again for 2012.

To view the full list of criteria, please visit CTC’s Web site, www.ct.org.

Please contact Mike Scricca at (860) 289-0878, ext. 334 ormscricca@ct.org with questions regarding the program or awards dinner.

Please contact Ramon Alvero at (860) 657-3331 orralvero@saeventsonline.com with registration questions

About the Connecticut Technology Council
The Connecticut Technology Council is the state’s industry association for the technology sector. CTC’s mission is to “connect people, ideas and opportunities to the global technology and innovation community.” CTC provides members with business assistance and specialized programs, in addition to promoting and supporting public policies that position Connecticut to have a globally recognized “culture of innovation” that helps attract great ideas and entrepreneurs to in turn develop new jobs and wealth for the state.





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