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Get Your Invitation to WTF’s Midwest Women in Tech Conference!
March 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Hundreds of the Midwest’s Most Influential Women Tech Founders and Leaders are Gathering at Google Chicago on March 23rd…
From Angie Hicks of globally-recognized Angie’s List to Caralynn Nowinski Collens, the face of our region’s digital manufacturing, these powerful women are driving change.
Get your FREE ticket at: MidwestWomenInTech.com
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The world needs innovative women in tech leadership…like you!
That’s why, on March 23, Women Tech Founders, will mark our 2nd anniversary by hosting the Midwest Women in Tech (MWiT) Conference. MWiT is an opportunity to meet, celebrate, and learn with the region’s “Most Influential Female Tech Leaders”. This full-day event has been designed to rally powerful female leaders together to share their insights on what we can do to change our collective future.
The Midwest Women in Tech Conference will feature 20 leading tech rock stars, from Angie Hicks, the founder of globally recognized Angie’s List, to Caralynn Nowinski Collens, CEO of UI Labs and the new face of the Midwest’s Digital Manufacturing.
If you’d like to be a part of a conference designed to help you shape the world and network with today’s change-makers, apply at MidwestWomenInTech.com or learn more about our work and get on our email to keep updated about all our mission-driven events at WomenTechFounders.com.
Introducing the Midwest Women in Tech Conference Agenda:
10-11:30 Investing in Women for ROI
Studies show that women-led businesses show a 35% higher profitability than men-only led business, yet just 10% receive funding.
• Meet the powerful female investors who invest in emerging women’s businesses • Learn how you can profit while investing in women • Network with leading female founders and investors
11:30-12:15 Woman Tech Founder Award & Keynote
Meet Angie Hicks, the face of Angie’s List, a $156 million dollar online marketplace, as we honor and celebrate her achievements and contributions with the Woman Tech Founder Award!
1:15-2:30 Workplace Innovation
We’ve gathered a powerhouse panel of leaders from Google, GE, BMO and other transformative corporations to learn how the leading women executives bring innovation into the world’s leading workplaces.
1:15-2:30 Town Hall: Technology as a Force For Good
“A woman multiplies the impact of an investment made in her future by extending benefits to the world around her, creating a better life for her family and community.” says US Aid. Imagine what she can do by leveraging technology. Meet female innovators who are leading change, and building a better world.
2:45-4:25 Leadership Stories
Meet women changing the world in diverse ways including:
Caralynn Collens, CEO of UI Labs, described as being “the new face of our nation’s effort to revitalize manufacturing” and tasked with bringing innovative solutions to an industry known for inefficiencies and outsourcing.
Sandy Kastrul – a teacher turned CEO and founder of i.c. stars, a highly respected technology-based leadership and workforce program for inner-city adults in Chicago
Genevieve Thiers- the founder of Sittercity, Chime, the RISE campaign and an investor in women-led tech businesses.
5-6 FundHer Pitch Event
Join a panel of influential venture capitalists as they judge the Midwest’s first all female FundHer Pitch Event. From using virtual reality to train healthcare workers, to using tech-fueled algorithms for custom fitted jeans, these teams will highlight the diversity of solutions women bring to all of us.
6-7 Private Reception
Meet and mingle with corporate and startup innovators, investors and student leaders! Join a mentor circle and enjoy a round table discussion or free fall at our open reception enjoying the beautiful evening skyview inside Google’s skydeck view.
The Midwest Women in Tech Conference is proudly hosted by: The Women Tech Founders’ Leadership Council & Team, Chicago’s Innovative ChangeMakers
Apply for your ticket: http://www.MidwestWomenInTech.com
Learn more about us: http://www.WomenTechFounders.com