Date(s) - March 11, 2021 - March 12, 2021
All Day

International Women in Aviation Conference

Join the API team for WAI 2021!

API’s Sheryl Barden will be a panelist for the session, “Resumes, Interviews, and Follow Up, Oh My!”

Thursday, March 11

Moderator: Gabrielle Palmas

Panelists: Destry Jacobs, Martin Rottler and Sheryl Barden

This session, organized by WAI YoPro Connect, is aimed at students, young professionals, and those who may need a refresher after years away from the industry. Topics addressed will include building a professional resume and creating an articulate cover letter. Mach interviews will be held with interview tips by “bringing in the audience” with questions and answers. Interview follow-up tips will also be included.

Registration and details

About WAI2021

The in-person annual gathering of the 32nd Annual International Women in Aviation Conference is virtual this year. The two-day WAI2021 event is online, March 11-12.

Please mark your calendar! You won’t want to miss the inspiring keynote speakers and professional development seminars. Plus attend education sessions and the virtual exhibit hall.

There’s no better place to be inspired, share your enthusiasm, and connect with other women in aviation.


Other Sessions of Interest

Career Opportunities in the Business and Corporate Aviation Industry

Friday, March 12

Moderators: Kim Kissh and Ava Shubat

Panelists: Anna Chadwick, Amanda Ferraro, Erin Johnston and Rucsandra Mihai

Business and corporate aviation offers many exciting aviation career opportunities! Whatever your skills or dreams, this rewarding segment of the industry has a place for you. This interactive discussion will feature a briefing on business and corporation aviation, industry and networking resources, and each panelists’ path to her current career. These professionals will share their stories of quality of life and work/family balance, job satisfaction, why they chose business aviation, and their typical day on the job. Guided questions will be asked to the panelist by the moderator, and then questions will be taken from panel attendees.