The Westin Boston Waterfront: 2020 International Women’s Day Breakfast
The International Institute will host its annual International Women’s Day to honor the achievements of immigrant women and daughters of immigrants who have made a profound difference in New England and the world.
This year’s honorees are:
Marina Hatsopoulos Bornhorst
A writer and technology entrepreneur, Marina Hatsopoulos is the daughter of immigrants, brought up in the U.S. and deeply connected to her Greek roots. She was the founding CEO and original investor in Z Corporation, an early market leader in 3D printing.
Founder and CEO of Glenn Diversity and HR Solutions, Glenn began her career in the technology sector at the Fortune 500 EMC Corporation in human resources in the year 2000. Her first book is Lift As I Climb – An Immigrant Girl’s Journey Through Corporate America.
Dr. Nergis Mavalvala
Nergis Mavalvala, an immigrant from Pakistan, is the Curtis and Kathleen Marble Professor of Astrophysics and the Associate Head of the Department of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.