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Sep 10

Dr. Angelique Adams, 3 Keys to Leading Innovation

September 10, 2021 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Dr. Angelique Adams will share her key lessons learned from overseeing multimillion-dollar innovation portfolios at two of the world’s leading global metals producers (Alcoa and Aperam). 

This meeting is open for both in-person and virtual attendees who are ETEC members and their guests. No registration is necessary for in-person attendance.

Since ETEC meets in a University of Tennessee facility, we are required to follow UT protocol as well as recommendations made by the CDC. The University is requiring that masks be worn in all classrooms, laboratories, instructional spaces, and at any indoor event. 

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Dr. Angelique Adams
Founder and CEO
Angelique Adams Media Solutions LLC

Dr. Angelique Adams is the Founder and CEO of Angelique Adams Media Solutions LLC, a platform dedicated to building diverse leaders by delivering the best actionable advice from successful insiders.

Dr. Adams is an engineer with 25 years of experience in operations, strategy, and innovation. She was Director of R&D at aluminum giant Alcoa and Chief Innovation Officer at multibillion-dollar global steelmaker, Aperam. She is a sought-after thought leader in the areas of innovation in the manufacturing environment and the people-side of leading innovation.

After leading hundreds of scientists and engineers around the world, she discovered her true passion is developing people, not products. In 2021 she launched Angelique Adams Media Solutions, which creates books, online courses, and coaching programs designed to build the next generation of diverse leaders. Her first book, You’re More Than a Diversity HireTM: Women in STEM, is available on Amazon.

Angelique lives in Knoxville, TN with her husband and 2 children. She serves on the board of several local nonprofits and volunteers her time as a mentor to entrepreneurs. Dr. Adams has a Ph.D. from Penn State and an MBA from MIT. 


September 10, 2021
7:30 am - 8:30 am
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UT Outreach Center
1201 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN United States
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