Past Events: 2018

February 2018, Salt Lake City, UT: The University of Utah MUSE Project welcomed Dr. Ford for a session on “Conquering the Imposter Syndrome” 

March 2018, Albany, NY: Dr. Ford provided the keynote address at the 20th annual  New York STEP Statewide Student Conference.  

April 2018, Washington, DC: Dr. Ford sharing her inspiring journey at the X-STEM Symposium at the 2018 USA Science & Engineering Festival. 

May 2018, Cambridge, MA: Dr. Ford returned to her alma mater to share her personal prescription for overcoming the imposter syndrome. 

June 2018, Albuquerque, NM: Dr. Ford delivered the closing keynote address at the McGraw Hill Education Math and Science Symposium. 

June-July 2018, Namibia and Swaziland, Africa:  As a part of the U.S. State Department's Speaker program, Dr. Ford spent two weeks in two countries in Southern Africa: Namibia and Swaziland. She shared her inspiring journey at numerous schools and conducted workshops with educators. 

October 2018, Dallas, TX: The Girl Powered Initiative rallied thousands of students across the globe to explore STEM Careers. Dr. Ford delivered the keynote at the Girl Powered Flagship Event, which was presented by The Robotics Education & Competition Foundation, VEX Robotics, and Texas Instruments.

October 2018, Los Angeles, CA: Dr. Ford was a speaker at Harvard-Westlake's 2nd annual Empower conference. 

October 2018, Akron, OH: A native of Akron, OH, Dr. Ford delivered a motivational keynote address at  Akron Public Schools DrE3am Day, which is an experience the district's high school seniors.

November 2018, New York, NY: Dr. Ford sharing her inspiring journey in STEM and overcoming imposter syndrome at Queens College.

November 2018, Columbus, OH:  Dr. Ford spoke at Ohio State University about her journey and personal prescription for overcoming imposter syndrome. 

December 2018, Anaheim, CA: Closing keynote for the Mountain Pacific Association of Colleges and Employers (MPACE) conference entitled, "Dreams with Wings: Overcoming Imposter Feelings to Unleash the Greatest Potential.