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Women In Technology 2024 Events!

A complete list of the year’s past, present, and future WIT events. It is intended to provide a one-look view of upcoming events that can be easily shared with your network.  If the event has passed, the link to register will no longer work. Utilize the search bar to simplify your search. 
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Thursday, Jan. 4th – WIT Campus Job Shadow

What can I expect from this event?

A one-day job shadow program hosted at Macy’s Technology and Primerica. The program will provide the opportunity for students to learn about various STEAM roles/functions, to engage with professionals on different career levels, to participate in job function activities, to tour the campus, and to learn of career entry and internship opportunities.

Who can Attend? WIT Campus members at participating universities.

Where is the event located?

Primerica: 1 Primerica Pkwy, Duluth, GA 30099

Macy’s Technology: 5985 State Bridge Road, Duluth, GA 30097

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Jan. 17th – January WIT Forum: Lend a Hand to Get Ahead

What can I expect from this event?

Join WIT’s President & CEO, Heather Rocker, for an interactive discussion and learn how to put Strategic Volunteering to work for you and your team.

Strategic Volunteering allows you to align opportunities for volunteer service with your desired leadership and skill development plans. With this approach, you can give back to your community while utilizing your current skill sets, developing new areas of expertise, and bringing recognition and metrics to your volunteer experiences.

Who can Attend? Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Maggiano’s Little Italy: 3368 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Monday, Jan. 22nd – Technology Uncorked: Navigating the AI Landscape

What can I expect from this event?

Join with other women IT leaders as we ask questions, develop strategies, and identify solutions for this ever-evolving challenge of Navigating the AI Landscape. This is an exclusive opportunity for women senior IT leaders to converse about various technology topics. This is a safe place for technology conversations amongst women senior leaders.

Who can Attend? Senior Leaders (C-Suite or Direct Report to C-Suite) with budget responsibilities of >$5M and lead a team of FTEs

Where is the event located? Eleanor’s Place: 3535 Northside Pkwy NW Suite 3516

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Feb. 14th – February WIT Virtual Forum

What can I expect from this event?

Join us on February 14th for a special virtual Forum featuring Miranda Troy, executive coach and co-founder of Adaptative-Talent, LLC. Through executive coaching, team building sessions, leadership development, and strategic HR Advisory services, Miranda helps individuals and teams adapt to this fast-paced world. She has supported numerous product and technology professionals throughout her career, and at this WIT Forum, she will help you bring your 5-year plan to life.

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Virtual

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Feb. 21st – WIT YoPros & Fiserv: The Future of Money & Technology

What can I expect from this event?

Join us at Fiserv for an interactive discussion on how Technology shapes the Financial Industry & your money! Also, plenty of time to network with your peers afterward. Food & beverages will be provided!

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Fiserv (Alpharetta): 2900 Westside Pkwy

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Tuesday, March 12th – WIT YoPros & Collective Insights: Cultivating & Nurturing Your Network

What can I expect from this event?

Join us at Industry Tavern for an exciting event hosted by Collective Insights. During this event, you will have the opportunity to learn about the importance of networking, including tips and tricks on how to do it effectively. You will also have the chance to put your newly acquired skills to the test with a fun and engaging speed networking session. Meet and connect with young professionals from various industries, exchange ideas, and expand your network. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to enhance your career and make valuable connections. Register now to secure your spot!

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Industry Tavern:  3280 Peachtree Rd NE #187

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, March 20th – March WIT Forum: Breaking Barriers: Women Leading with AI in Business Innovation

What can I expect from this event?

From insightful discussions to practical insights, we aim to empower women to harness AI for driving innovation, overcoming challenges, and creating inclusive business environments. Together, we can pave the way for a future where women thrive at the forefront of AI-driven innovation in business.

Moderator: Lo Li – CTO & Managing VP at Capital One

Panelists:

Kim Rometo – EVP & CTO at Atlanta Hawks

Edie Kirkman – VP, Digital at GoTo Foods

Julie Rachel – Director, Cloud Solution Architects at Microsoft

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Maggiano’s Little Italy: 3368 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Monday, March 25thWIT Technology Uncorked: Navigating the AI Landscape Part 2

What can I expect from this event?

AI’s challenges, misconceptions, and innovative applications made for a lively and engaging discussion at January’s Technology Uncorked. There is so much more to talk about that we decided to continue this conversation at the next Technology Uncorked on Monday, March 25th.

Who can Attend? Senior Leaders (C-Suite or Direct Report to C-Suite) with budget responsibilities of >$5M and lead a team of FTEs

Where is the event located? Eleanor’s Place: 3535 Northside Pkwy NW Suite 3516

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Saturday, March 30thWIT Girls & State Farm: Digital Visionaries: AI Powered Creativity Unleashed

What can I expect from this event?

Explore the world of AI-powered imaging. Discover the latest AI tools and techniques to enhance your digital creations and make them more compelling. 

Who can Attend? (WIT Girls) Girls in school ranging from 6th – 12th grade.

Where is the event located?  State Farm: 241 Perimeter Center Pkwy NE Dunwoody, GA 

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Saturday, April 13th – WIT Girls: The Evolution of Animation at The Hatchery

What can I expect from this event?

Explore various maker tools at the Hatchery at Emory University – the creative studio with all the supplies needed to spark innovation – lunch and prizes will be provided by Equifax!

Who can Attend? (WIT Girls) Girls in school ranging from 6th – 12th grade.

Where is the event located? The Hatchery: 1578 Avenue Pl #200, Atlanta, GA 30329

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, April 17thApril WIT Social

What can I expect from this event?

Join us for networking and enjoying food and beverages.

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public. (21+)

Where is the event located? Vino Venue: 4478 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Georgetown, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Tuesday, April 30th – WIT YoPros & Southwire: Owning Your Development Journey

What can I expect from this event?

Join us for an engaging session with Rebecca Cranford, a successful professional with years of experience in her field. This event will provide ample opportunities to network with peers and make new connections, all while having fun! Don’t forget to participate in the raffle, and you may just win exciting prizes!

Rebecca Cranford – SVP, Manufacturing at Southwire

Don’t forget to stop by Southwire’s giving table during the event to make cards with Caitlin’s Smiles!

Caitlin’s Smiles provides cards and art activities to pediatric children with life-threatening or chronic conditions. These simple gifts provide patients with smiles, reduced anxiety, and the realization that others truly care. To learn more, please visit https://caitlins-smiles.org/about-us/.

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Southwire: 950 Battery Ave Suite 2000 Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Thursday, May 2nd – WIT Connect

What can I expect from this event?

WIT Connect is an annual fundraising event that brings together our diverse community and draws support from many stakeholders, including top-level executives, leaders, and industry professionals. The event is a unique platform for networking and collaboration, fostering connections, and supporting WIT’s mission. Be part of this pivotal moment and help us shape the future of STEAM!

We have reimagined our annual fundraiser for 2024. This year, the fundraiser will be hosted at TopGolf Midtown, and attendees will play in a short “tournament” and spend the evening playing various TopGolf games, participating in special contests, and mingling with Atlanta’s tech community members. This event will be packed with fun, fellowship, and fundraising and will feature an impressive lineup of leaders in our executive auction.

Who can Attend? This is an event that requires you to sponsor to attend. 

Where is the event located? Topgolf: 1600 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Monday, May 13th – WIT Technology Uncorked: BYOC (Bring Your Own Challenge)

What can I expect from this event?

The May 13th WIT Technology Uncorked will be an open forum for us to help solve each other’s technology challenges. Bring a problem and leverage the extensive knowledge and experience of your peers to help you solve it in this trusted environment.

This is an exclusive opportunity for women senior IT leaders to participate in conversations about various technology topics. 

Who can Attend? Senior Leaders (C-Suite or Direct Report to C-Suite) with budget responsibilities of >$5M and lead a team of FTEs

Where is the event located? Eleanor’s Place: 3535 Northside Pkwy NW Suite 3516

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, May 15thMay WIT Forum: Empowered: Frame your Narrative, Own your Power

What can I expect from this event?

Empowered: Frame Your Narrative, Own Your Power

Featuring: Serena Sacks-Mandel, Global CTO for Education at Microsoft

Moderator: Laura Laday-Jones, Sr. Director of Strategic Programs at Salesforce

Who can Attend? Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Maggiano’s Little Italy: 3368 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Tuesday, June 11thWIT YoPros & Ware2Go: Fight Fire with Fire: Women Empowerment Beats Burnout

What can I expect from this event?

Check your burnout levels with the Mindtools Burnout Test and discuss your results to gain a deeper understanding of yourself and beat burnout!

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Ware2Go: 3535 Piedmont Rd NE building 14 suite 1500, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Saturday, June 15th – WIT Girls & Secureworks: Spring into Cybersecurity

What can I expect from this event?

Spring into Cybersecurity with Secureworks and gain exclusive insights from a panel of accomplished women in technology. But that’s not all! You will also have the chance to participate in exciting and interactive sessions, including a lock-picking session that will test your skills and give you a glimpse of the world of cybersecurity. Plus, experience the latest in virtual reality technology and explore Dell’s amazing Tech Rally Truck that showcases every Dell device available in the market.  

Who can Attend? (WIT Girls) Girls in school ranging from 6th – 12th grade.

Where is the event located?  Secureworks: 1 Concourse Pkwy #500, Atlanta, GA 30328

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Tuesday, July 23rdWIT YoPros & Macy’s Technology: Empower & Elevate: Building Confidence for Women In Tech

What can I expect from this event?

Macy’s Technology is back with Bagels & Brew to bring you an inspiring and empowering event. This year, we’re focusing on young professional women in tech and equipping them with the tools and confidence they need to thrive in their careers. We’ll cover topics like building your personal brand, maintaining credibility, and overcoming self-doubt. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn and grow!

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Macy’s Tech: 5985 State Bridge Rd, Duluth, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Aug. 21stAugust WIT Virtual Forum

What can I expect from this event?

Truly successful people never stop learning. WIT offers monthly breakfast events that feature a range of relevant and engaging topics delivered by individual speakers and panelists from leading companies and organizations. Thought leaders and professionals, both women and men, gather at these monthly forums to collaborate with peers and find out what women in STEAM are doing to influence trends and set standards of excellence. Key leaders from Georgia businesses lead interactive discussions on timely topics designed to provide professional women and men with tips and actionable skills they can apply directly to their career development.

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Virtual

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Thursday, Aug. 29thWIT YoPros & Google Cloud: Finding Your Champion

What can I expect from this event?

What is the key to getting ahead as a young professional? Get a sponsor: a person who will speak on your behalf in the top-level, closed-door meetings you’re not invited to (yet). Learn how to identify and develop a productive sponsor relationship with Google Cloud!

Welcome: Kyle Jessen, Manager Director, Google Cloud
Panelists:Dr. Veneetia Smith Johnson, TechOps Technology & Innovation Engineering, Delta Airlines
Edie Kirkman, VP, Digital, Focus Brands
Felica Coney, VP, Global Server Operations, Google Cloud
Cecelia Mao, Chief Product Officer, Equifax

Who can Attend? (WIT YoPros) Young Professionals between 20-29 years old

Where is the event located? Google Cloud: 1105 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Sept. 18thSeptember WIT Social

What can I expect from this event?

Join us for networking and enjoying food and beverages.

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public. (21+)

Where is the event located? Vino Venue: 4478 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Georgetown, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Thursday, Sept. 26thWIT Career Fair

What can I expect from this event?

WIT will host its Annual Career fair for the entire WIT community on Thursday, September 26, 2024. The purpose of this career fair is to help women find careers in the STEAM space. With companies like The Home Depot, Fiserv, Truist, & Ware2Go, we are looking for more companies to be a part of this event to help get more women back to work.

Who can Attend?  Open to the general public. 

Where is the event located? 848 Spring Street, NW Atlanta, GA 30308

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Thursday, Oct. 24thWIT Awards

What can I expect from this event?

WIT is excited to host their 25th Annual Women of The Year Awards in October 2024 at the Georgia Aquarium with hundreds of technologists in attendance. WIT Awards celebrate women in STEAM who live in the state of Georgia for their accomplishments as leaders in business, visionaries, and women who make a difference in their communities.

Additionally, a special middle or high school girl is recognized as the Girl of The Year, a college with a WIT Campus Club is awarded our Campus Club of the Year, and a graduate from our Single Mothers Program is given our Single Mother of The Year Award.

Who can Attend? This is an event that requires you to sponsor to attend. 

Where is the event located? Georgia Aquarium: 225 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)

Wednesday, Nov. 20thNovember WIT Forum

What can I expect from this event?

This forum will highlight the WIT Awards winners and allow our local community the opportunity to interact and pick their brains on how they got to where they are today. 

Who can Attend? Open to the general public.

Where is the event located? Maggiano’s Little Italy: 3368 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326

How can I register for this event? Tap or click here to RSVP and attend this event – (This link will not work if the event has passed)