WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  August 4, 2010

  In This Issue

WITI Personal Growth
WITI 2010 Summit
WITI Featured Network
WITI Member Webinars
WITI Membership
WITI Network Events
WITI Partner Events

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  WITI Network Events

August 11 - South Florida
Entrepreneur Connections and Entrepreneur Spotlight
August 19 - Los Angeles
Summer Networking Social at Shanghai Red's
August 19 - Houston
Agile Planning: It's About Value
August 24 - San Diego
The Future of IT - STEM Education Plays a Critical Role
August 24 - Central Florida
Wine, Women & What is Cloud Computing? (Speaker Panel)
August 26 - Silicon Valley
WITI's Red Hot Summer Mixer
August 30 - South Florida
Geek Girls Happy Hour
September 9 - Research Triangle Park
Requirements for Results
September 14 - Chicago
First Tuesday @ ING DIRECT Café: Successful Career Re-Booting
October 6 - Houston
Save the Date!
October 28 - Research Triangle Park
Career Branding and Selling Your Value

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

SFIMA Presents: 2010 Online Marketing Summit
Aug 5 2010
Hollywood, Florida
South Florida Technology Alliance Presents: Maximizing Employee Investments in the New Normal
Aug 26 2010
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Disney's Approach to Leadership Excellence and People Management
Sep 2 2010
Miami, Florida
GCUG Presents: Exposing the Open Data Protocol (OData)
Sep 8 2010
Boca Raton, Florida
GoingGreen Silicon Valley
Sep 13 2010-Sep 15 2010
San Francisco, California
EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo
Sep 16 2010
New York, New York
2010 01SJ Biennial
Sep 16 2010-Sep 19 2010
San Jose, California
JavaOne and Oracle Develop 2010
Sep 20 2010-Sep 22 2010
San Francisco, California
Healthcare Technology Centers of Excellence
Sep 23 2010-Sep 24 2010
Boston, Massachusetts
iPhone/iPad DevCon
Sep 27 2010-Sep 29 2010
San Diego, California
OnHollywood 2010
Sep 27 2010-Sep 30 2010
Los Angeles, California
SharePoint Technology Conference
Oct 20 2010-Oct 22 2010
Boston, Massachusetts
Springboard's AllThingsMedia: 2010
Oct 20 2010
New York, New York

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  WITI Personal Growth

Procrastination Meets Perfectionism - The Problem with "Starting Fresh"
By Jane Herman, Personal and Business Success Coach

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  Register Now!

WITI's Women and Technology Summit | Sep. 12-14, 2010 | Silicon Valley, CA | Register Now!

Hall of Fame  |  Speakers  |  Schedule  |  Registration  |  Executive Auction

Top Technology Leaders from Clean Tech, Mobile, Search, Cloud, Social Media, and Business Converge @ WITI's Annual Women and Technology Summit!

Special Strategist Offer: Register for WITI's Annual Women and Technology Summit with Promo Code stratsum10 by August 6th to Save $200 OFF Full Registration!

Speakers and Panelists Include:
Polly Pearson
VP, Employment Brand and Strategy Engagement, EMC
Kathy Chou
VP, PSG Americas Sales Strategy & Operations, HP
Bill Weihl
Green Energy Czar, Google
Sally Jenkins
VP, Worldwide Marketing, Symantec
And More... Click Here for a Complete List of Speakers and Panelists!

Sponsors and Partners Include:

CA, GEICO, IBM, AVNET, InstantPresenter, SalesForce, Texas Instruments, Adobe, Ascendant, Symantec, CIO Executive Council, (ISC)2 and Mashable

And More... Click Here for a Complete List of Participating Companies!

Don't Miss the WITI Foundation Executive Auction and Networking Reception on Tuesday, September 14th from 5pm to 7:30 at the San Jose Doubletree Hotel: Bid on One-to-One Meetings with Senior Executives from Top Companies Such as GEICO, Symantec, eBay, Cisco, Genentech, McKesson or Charles Schwab. Proceeds from the Executive Auction support the WITI Foundation Projects such as the WITI Hall of Fame and WITI Next Gen (young women's programs).

For More Information, Please Contact WITI at 818-788-9484 or [email protected]

  WITI Featured Network

Summer Networking Social at Shanghai Red's
August 19, 2010 • Los Angeles, CA

Join us for a fun evening of networking and socializing with the tech savvy community of Los Angeles! Come one, come all, bring your business cards, and schmooze with us as we enjoy the summer weather and good company!

Event Sponsors:
This Event is DISCOUNTED for WITI Members... Details!

Click Here for a Complete List of WITI Network Events in Your Area!

  WITI Webinars

Guidelines for Search Engine Optimizing Your Small Business Website
Begins August 10, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Personal Positioning
Begins August 17, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Upcoming Webinars  |  Webinar Recordings (Members Only)  |  WITI Membership

  WITI Membership Offer

WITI is Committed to Creating New Possibilities for Your Future... See Details for Special Member Promos!

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  Join WITI @ EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo!

EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo
September 16, 2010  |  New York, NY

Don't miss EOP's STEM Diversity Career Expo for members of minority groups, women, and people with disabilities in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) career disciplines on September 16th in New York City at The New Yorker Hotel. This is a free job fair and it will be held from 10AM to 4PM. The address is 481 8th Avenue and 34th Street, New York, New York 10001.

There will be many recruiters such as US Department of Education, Columbia University Medical Center, US Coast Guard, US Dept of State, Memorial Sloan Kettering, US Department of Labor, Prudential Financial, National Heart, Lung, and Blood, Merck & Company, US Intelligence Community, Social Security Administration, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Transportation Security Agency, New York Power Authority, Time Warner Cable just to mention a few, looking to hire you!

For more information or to pre-register go to www.eop.com/stemexpo

  Join WITI @ the 2010 01SJ Biennial!

2010 01SJ Biennial
Sep. 16-19, 2010  |  San Jose, CA

Under the theme "Build Your Own World," ZER01, in collaboration with dozens of partners, will present´┐Żhundreds of artworks, performances, events, and artist talks, which not only imagine the future of the world but begin to build it. The event takes place´┐ŻSeptember 16-19 in San Jose, CA, immediately following the Annual WITI Women and Technology Summit!

A General Admission ticket will provide you with an all around pass to the 01SJ Biennial including a single day admission to SJMA and The Tech Museum and a four-day pass to Out of the Garage into The World in South Hall. Member discounted Single-Day Tickets available: Buy Now Here!

Also tickets for performances and special events, (limited seating available) like Requiem for Fossil Fuels, Season in Hell, and Midnight Concerts are now on sale online here. Please contact Sarah Beth at [email protected] for questions.

  Join WITI @ Springboard's AllThingsMedia 2010!

AllThingsMedia 2010: Venture Capital Forum
Oct. 20, 2010  |  New York, NY

Are you involved with a digital media company that fills a need in our increasingly wired world? In an age when a great idea and a URL could become the next Facebook, YouTube, or Google, where do you go with this idea? Springboard Enterprises is now seeking program applicants for its 21st venture capital forum - AllThingsMedia: 2010 - which will coach and showcase investment-ready, high-growth media companies led by women.

AllThingsMedia: 2010 will be the second-ever venture forum held exclusively for women-led entrepreneurial ventures in emerging media and entertainment - including television, radio, print, digital media, mobile, video games, search, social networking, e-commerce, online advertising, outdoor, animation, software and other innovations across the entire media space.

Springboard's venture forums have presented some of the best commercial stage companies to the nation's investment community, including ZipCar, Constant Contact, Blurb and wowOwow.com These and the other 400 emerging growth companies that have presented at Springboard's 20 venture forums since early 2000 have raised over $5 billion in equity, grants and strategic investments.

Which companies will be the next to make it big? Applications for Springboard's AllThingsMedia: 2010 are now open.

For More Information, Please Visit: www.springboardenterprises.org/vcf/atm

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