WORD Workshop



October 10, 2022; 2 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. (workshop from 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. followed by a light reception from 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.)

Our WORD (Women Of Rubber Division) program works to bring the women of our industry together. The focus of this event will be on the power of mindset and will be led by two exceptional women – Leslie Ungar, President, Electric Impulse Communications and Tamsin Astor, PhD, Chief Habit Scientist, International Speaker & Author. Attend this first-time-ever workshop where one topic is approached from two different, amazing and interesting perspectives.

will share her data driven findings on the power of mindset and the neuroscience that underpins this: definition, understanding the neuroscience, linking law of attraction to neuroscience and mindset. She will discuss boundaries, self-talk and should & oughts. Learn more about Tamsin at www.tamsinastor.comLeslie will share her anecdotal perspectives as an Executive Coach and Creator of HorseTalk. HorseTalk: Lessons in Leadership is an innovative and creative use of horses to teach in a different way the power of mindset, the importance of boundaries, and the value of confidence, visualization and self-talk. Through a PowerPoint of the hands-on experience, conference participants will learn the same lessons “from a distance” without the smell of manure! HorseTalk is a unique approach to the coaching process. Learn more about Leslie at www.electricimpulse.com.

Our Rubber Division, ACS team members have all worked with both Leslie and Tamsin and can guarantee you won’t want to miss this unique chance to learn from them both at the same event! Expect to have some fun, learn something new you can incorporate into your life and network with other amazing women in our industry.

The event will conclude with an opportunity to network and empower one another during a light reception. 

Price: $100 Member / $150 Non-member

Smithers is our sponsor of this event for the third year! Their support allows us to bring this great event to the women of our industry. Smithers has been serving the rubber and polymer industries for nearly 100 years, providing a complete portfolio of testing and consulting services to support the product development stage to the ultimate service environment. Their experts have years of experience designing and conducting customized and standard testing programs to measure the performance and durability of polymer and rubber materials and products. With laboratories in the United States, the United Kingdom, and China, the Materials Science and Engineering division provides integrated capabilities on a global scale, supporting industry sectors including tire, automotive, polymer products, oil and gas, medical device, pharmaceutical, transport, packaging, industrial, consumer products, packaging, and aerospace. Learn more at www.smithers.com

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