What: Linda Alvarado, president, Alvarado Construction and owner of the
Colorado Rockies baseball team; and Carmen Munoz, chairwoman, GSC
Industries/Munoz Machine Products, are among the featured guest
speakers at the 2nd Annual "Women In Action -- Hacia Los Suenos
Vamos (Dreams Within Our Reach)" Conference.
Over 500 participants are expected to attend the one-day conference
with panel discussions and workshops centered on challenges and
strategies for professional growth.
The recipient of the "Dreams Within Our Reach" Award, which
celebrates the achievement of Hispanic professional women, will be
Who: SHPE's Women in Action Committee. The Society of Hispanic
Professional Engineers (SHPE) - Detroit Professional Chapter, is a
nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the participation of
Hispanic professionals and college students in the fields of
engineering and science.
When: October 18, 1997
Time: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton Dearborn
Fairlane Plaza - 300 Town Center
Dearborn, Michigan 48126
How: All working press must check in at the conference registration area
(lobby level) by 7:30 a.m. in order to receive event coverage
credentials. If you need to pre-set, you must check in by 7 a.m.
Request for live coverage must be submitted by fax by Friday,
October 17, 4 p.m. EDT to Amanda Caballero/WIA at 313-556-5858.
CONTACT: Amanda Caballero of General Motors, 313-556-4215.
SOURCE Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers