Signature Events

Michigan ATHENA Series – Women In Industry

For those of you who will be attending tonight's event:

Know Before You Go

Women in Mobility

Thursday, November 5

4:00 – 5:30 p.m. 

Here’s what you should know to get the most out of the Women In Industry Networking Event:

Log-In: We are using Zoom. We recommend logging into the event five to ten minutes before the start time by clicking:

Meeting ID: 821 7142 3746

Passcode: TOYOTA

Event Details: This networking event is uniquely designed to include you in the conversation and help you meaningfully establish and diversify your connections within the mobility sector.

Best Viewing Experience: When you are in Zoom, make sure your microphone is muted and click on “Speaker View” in the top right corner of your screen.

This event will feature a panel discussion and networking session.

Meet The Storytellers

Komal Doshi

Director of Mobility Programs, Ann Arbor Spark

Tara Lanigan

Director Policy & Advocacy, May Mobility

Dawn Thompson

Director of Strategy, Marketing & Special Programs at American Center for Mobility


Earnèe Gilling

Executive General Manager, Toyota Engineering and Manufacturing of North America

Brooke Boyle

Founder/Principal, Engage

To learn more about our sponsor TOYOTA and their Research & Development efforts by clicking tab below: 

Networking Structure

"The Engaged Method"

This networking program facilitates meaningful connections among strangers is rapidly replacing the traditional activity we all know as “networking”. Through this very simple but highly-nuanced series of conversation prompts and “small group” rotations, Engage Founder & CEO, Brooke Boyle, brings attendees face-to-face with opportunities to help and be helped as we all gain greater visibility into what is happening for women within the mobility sector.

Here is how the program will run:

3:50 PM Early arrivals welcome, we will get started on time!

4:00 PM Welcomes and Hellos; Meet the Moderators

4:05 PM What to Expect: Mobility Highlights

4:10 PM How This Works: The Engage Method for networking

4:20 PM Small Groups of 3-4 in Breakout Rooms and a Conversation Prompt to guide the conversation.

4:30 PM Main Zoom Room; Meet a Woman in Mobility.

4:35 PM Breakout Session 2; New people and a new prompt.

4:45 PM Rejoin the Main Zoom Room; Meet a Woman in Mobility.

4:50 PM Breakout Session 3; New People. New Prompt.

5:00 PM Main Room; Meet a Woman inMobility.

5:05 PM Breakout Session 4; New People. New Prompt.

5:15 PM Main Room; Reflect and Reset.

5:20 PM Final Breakout Session; New People, New Prompt.

5:30 PM All done! A final thanks and what to look for next!


Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday, November 5!

Interested in sponsoring a Women In Industry event?  Contact Kristin Beltzer at