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An Evening of Smart Fun
Stars of STEM 04 | 11 | 19

You're invited behind the scenes to experience the Museum of Science through the eyes of a child.

7:00 p.m.
Explore the Museum with a STEM-inspired cocktail reception

8:00 p.m.

Imagine and play as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math come alive
with an immersive seated dinner and hands-on activities led by Museum educators

Discover unique items and experiences presented in our silent auction

9:30 p.m.
your role and Vertex's partnership in inspiring future scientists with a
champagne toast and your favorite childhood desserts

We will also pay tribute to a special partner in our mission,
the 2019 Star of STEM, Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

2019 Host Committee


Adam Koppel and Brenda Haynes
Jamie and Yiannis Monovoukas

Steven and Chris Bellon
Hamid Benbrahim and Greta Meszoely
Alexis Borisy and Lia Meisinger
Chris and Nancy Coburn
Ivana Magovcevic-Liebisch and Lars Liebisch
Colleen and Howard Messing
Anne Morriss and Frances Frei
Alison Nolan
Terrance and Heidi Norchi
Chinh Pham and Laureen McVay
Johan Pontin
Adam Sinoway
Jane and Payson Swaffield
Susan and Michael Thonis
Barry Ticho and Allison August
Lynn and Craig Wheeler
Gwill E. York and Paul Maeder

The Museum of Science Gratefully
Acknowledges the Following Sponsors*


Vertex Pharmaceuticals


Bloomberg Philanthropies
Boger Family Foundation
Jean Hynes and Mark Joseph Condon
Gwill York and Paul Maeder


Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
Arch Therapeutics
Bain Capital Life Sciences
Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
C & W Services
Centerview Partners
Charles River
Cormorant Asset Management, LP
Eaton Vance Corporation
Fidelity Investments
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC
Greenberg Traurig
Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Robbie Huffines/Philip Ross
Adam Koppel and Brenda Haynes
Latham & Watkins LLP and Peter Handrinos
McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Colleen and Howard Messing
Microsoft Corporation
Moderna Therapeutics
Momenta Pharmaceuticals
Jamie and Yiannis Monovoukas
Nuance Communications, Inc.
Ropes & Gray
SVB Leerink
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Michael and Susan Thonis


AGC Partners
Alexandria Real Estate (ARE)
Atlas Venture, Peter Barrett
BioMed Realty Trust, Inc.
Boston Harbor Cruises, Alison Nolan
Carol W. Bowen
Camber Capital Management
Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
Alexi and Steve Conine
Mark Currie and Lynne Ferrari
Dicerna Pharmaceuticals
Gretchen S. Fish
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
John and Sonia Lingos Family Foundation
Anne Morriss and Francis Frei
Norel Service Company
Peak Event Services
Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster
Paul and Nicole Ricci Family Foundation
Wolfgang Puck Catering


Aqueduct Technologies
Steven and Christine Bellon
Coca-Cola Refreshments
Corning Life Sciences
First Republic Bank
Daniel Krizek
Katherine and Daniel Relihan
Stoke Therapeutics
The Ward Group
Susan Whitehead
WCVB Channel-5
William Rawn Associates


Jeffrey Bayard, Vice President, TD Bank
Bridgemedica / NN Inc.
Nancy and Chris Coburn
Carolyn and David DelGizzi
Delta Dental
Ivana Magovcevic-Liebisch and Lars Liebisch
Greta Meszoely and Hamid Benbrahim
Alyson and Peter Muzila
Arthur and Paula Rabe
Lawrence and Joan Siff
Tee Taggart and Jack Turner
Barry Ticho and Allison August
Sophie Vanderbroek and Jesus de Alamo
Lisa and David Walker
W.B. Mason

*As of March 18, 2019

Hosted By

Museum of Science Boston


Museum of Science, Science Park, Boston, MA, USA

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