WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  October 28, 2015

  In This Issue

WITI Spotlight
WITI Membership
WITI Webinars
WITI Network
WITI Women
WITI Partner Events
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

November 12 - Orange County
De-Stress for Success and Holiday M&M (Mix and Mingle) Time
November 13 - Santa Clara
Six Steps to develop compelling and engaging digital content
November 17 - RTP
Data Visualization for Analytics
November 17 - Boston
2016 Tech Trends and Beyond
November 17 - San Diego
'Women & Leadership: Why We Need Women Leaders to Win'
November 17 - Orlando
Melting Icebergs: Adapting to Change in Our Lives and Careers
November 30 - Chicago
WITI Chicago Holiday Social

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

See Details of All Partner Events Here

AITP San Diego 7th Annual Cloud Computing Conference
October 29, 2015
San Diego, California

Best Practices for Hiring, Developing, and Retaining Women Leaders in Biotech Panel Discussion
October 29, 2015
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Who Runs the World? Women with Power and Purpose
October 29, 2015
San Francisco, California

HMG Strategies 2015 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 3, 2015
San Diego, California

Location & Context World
November 3-4, 2015
Palo Alto, California

95th Anniversary Celebration of League of Women Voters of Los Angeles
November 8, 2015
West Hollywood, California

Girls In Tech "Lady Pitch Night"
November 10, 2015
San Francisco, California

Careers & the disabled Magazine's Career Expo
November 13, 2015
Washington, District of Columbia

HMG Strategies 2015 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 17, 2015
Toronto, Canada

2016 IT Hiring and Compensation Trends
November 17, 2015

HMG Strategies 2015 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 19, 2015
New York, New York

See Details of All Partner Events Here

  WITI Member Discounts

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  WITI News

CyberHeroines: Women In Tech International
By Megan Wallin

In the 1990s, Carolyn Leighton started The International Network of Women in Technology, now known as The Women in Technology International (WITI) Professional Association...


  WITI Spotlight

Thought Leader Spotlight: Rebecca Granne
By The Azara Group

As part of The Azara Group's monthly newsletter, we select a business leader to share insights about leadership, being an influencer, and career development.



Six Steps to develop compelling and engaging digital content - for your career and as thought leaders within the Semiconductor/Embedded Industry
Friday, November 13, 2015
Sunnyvale, California

Come participate in our Morning Networking Breakfast workshop for WITI WIN-Semi and learn how to use compelling writing to advance your career.


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  WITI Webinars

Be Heard - Through the Glass Ceiling
Presenter: Bonnie Gross, BA, DSPA, President, SpeechScience, Inc.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in technology.

  This Webinar is FREE To WITI Members! Details!

WITI Member Orientation
Presenter: WITI
Friday, November 6, 2015
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

Please join us for the WITI Monthly Membership Orientation. Hear about all of the the great things WITI is doing and how you can leverage them as a WITI member.

Open to non members. A special will be offered for non members and renewals at the end of webinar!

  This Webinar is FREE For All! Details!

  WITI Network

Recap WITI Orange County - October 8
By Terry Dear

Did you know that women (age 16 years and over) make up 52% of the US workforce? And that 9 out of 10 women need to work.


  WITI Women

Interviews that Inspire with Marian Cook: Colleen Pietrobono
By Marian Cook

Colleen Pietrobono's career so far has been a good illustration of this trajectory and why it is the new normal. As a Principal in EY's Performance Improvement line, she helps organizations with technology and process enhancements, leveraging Analytics, Big Data and Performance Management solutions.


  Join WITI and LA2050

Teach Kids Coding with Minecraft

LA2050 is a non-profit member driven community space for makers, tinkerers and DIYers of all ages to create and collaborate. A current proposal is to teach underserved kids in Los Angeles how to code in Minecraft. They've been teaching kids at LA Public Library branches and half the kids are girls - and they are excited about learning because Minecraft is fun and they are learning with their friends. Please help by placing your vote for them here:


  Join WITI @ Location & Context

Location & Context
November 3, 2015  |  Palo Alto, California

This year brings more speakers, more attendees, and more exhibitors than before. Hear from industry leaders about the latest developments in location-based and contextual services in a wide range of vertical fields.


Scary Travel For Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner. Check out some of the spookiest places-from haunted houses to ghost towns-you can visit this month.


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