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Fireside Chat with Aisha Bowe

  • WeWork Crystal City 2221 South Clark Street Arlington, VA, 22202 United States (map)

You're cordially invited to attend the launch of The Ola Initiative's Fireside Chat Series focused on amplifying the narratives of underrepresented women of color in DC. 

This month's featured guest is Aisha Bowe, former NASA engineer and cofounder of STEMBoard. You can find more details on the event, which will be held from 6:30 - 9 PM on Thursday, June 16th on the beautiful rooftop of WeWork's Crystal City location. 

We also have a discount code available for members of your community: "FriendsofOla." 

Aisha's recent feature in Ebony:

About Aisha

Aisha Bowe is the co-founder and CEO of STEMBoard, a technology solutions company that specializes in defense and intelligence systems. Aisha leads development, expansion and management of STEMBoard’s multi-million defense-contracts and private sector clients. Prior to STEMBoard, Bowe was an Aerospace Engineer at the NASA Ames Research Center where she focused on miniaturized satellites and aircraft.


Bowe holds a B.S.E in aerospace engineering and an M. Eng in space systems engineering, both from the University of Michigan. She has received numerous awards for her dedication to technical excellence and the principles of diversity and opportunity including the 40 Under 40: Tech Diversity – Silicon Valley, United States Women’s Chamber of Commerce Emerging Star Award, NASA’s Engineering Honor Award, and The National Society of Black Engineers Twenty-First Century Trailblazers in Aviation and Aerodynamics Award. She is a member of the NASDAQ Young Executive Advisory Board, National Society of Black Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. 

Earlier Event: May 31
Ola Initiative Happy Hour
Later Event: June 22
Self Care for Tech Workers