WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  April 5, 2017

  In This Issue

WITI Empowerment
WITI Annual Summit
WITI Technology
Featured Jobs
WITI Leaders
WITI Webinar
WITI Partner Events
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

April 13, 2017 - Boston, Massachusetts
Panel Discussion: Harnessing Real-Time Data to Drive Business Growth
April 20, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Cybersecurity: Protect Yourself . . . With Knowledge
April 20, 2017 - Phoenix, Arizona
Discover your Data Clean Up Access and Prevent It from Getting into the Wrong Hands
April 27, 2017 - Raleigh, North Carolina
Engineer Your Bliss: Get Engaged, Be Productive, Stay Inspired
May 16, 2017 - New York, New York
May 18, 2017 - Tampa Bay, Florida
Power Networking Social
May 18, 2017 - Irvine, California
Executive Mentor Circle

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

2017 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 6, 2017
Dallas, Texas

2017 The Cyber Security Summit: Atlanta
April 6, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia

Channel Partners Conference & Expo
April 10-13, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada

CIO Healthcare Summit
April 11, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

CISO Healthcare Summit
April 11, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

2017 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 20, 2017
San Francisco, California

EOP's CAREERS & the disABLED Career Expo Boston
April 21, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

CIO Summit Boston
April 25, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

CISO Summit Boston
April 25, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

2017 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 26, 2017
Washington, District of Columbia

2017 New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit
April 28, 2017
New York, New York

Debug Politics: LA Hackathon
April 28-30, 2017
Los Angeles, California

PMI Suncoast - Sportsfest 2017
April 29, 2017
St Pete Beach, Florida

2017 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 4, 2017
Iselin, New Jersey

2017 Cyber Security Summit: Dallas
May 5, 2017
Dallas, Texas

May 9, 2017

Cyber Tsunami - The State of Cybersecurity in 2017
May 9, 2017
Tampa, Florida

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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  WITI Empowerment

How to Improve Your Luck and Your Life
By Will Marré

Do you consider yourself lucky? Did you know that some people are actually far luckier than others? Do you believe you could become luckier?

Read more

  Women In Technology Summit 2017

Making things Happen in Innovation, Leadership and Technology
Early Bird Deal of $895 for Non-WITI Member, or $795 for a WITI Member EXTENDED to April 7th midnight! (Less than $300 dollars per day!)

Just think, that's 3 full days:

- For women from around the globe to connect, collaborate, and commit to helping each other succeed in the technology industry.
- Of interactive, relevant and engaging programming that you can immediately apply in your career, at work or for your own professional development and enrichment.
- Workshops, Panels, Coaching Circles, Business Expo, Career Fair, Networking Receptions, The Women in Technology Hall of Fame, and so much more.

Don't wait until the price goes up on April 7th to $995 for Non-Members and $895 for WITI Members!

Nobody stands alone - WITI strives to create genuinely welcoming environments where each person is treated with equal support and respect. Our policy at the Summit - as at all WITI events - is that no person stands alone; i.e., it is each person's responsibility to welcome a solitary individual into the group.

Register Now!

  WITI Technology

Blockchain and Its New Rainmakers
By Jill Richmond

Looking out at one of the technologies to have the greatest impact in the next several decades isn't what you think it is. It's not big data, social media, robotics or artificial intelligence. In fact, it's something that is still making its way into everyday lexicon at an extremely slow pace. It's the technology that digital currencies like bitcoin are built on. It's blockchain.

Read more

  Featured Jobs

Sr Director - Digital Operations
General Electric

Software Quality Engineer
Quicken Loans

IT Cloud Engineering Manager

Director, Chemical Development
Sage Therapeutics
  Director of Engineering
ATEK Metal Technologies

Javascript Developer
Neighborhoods.com, LLC

Manager of Database Services
The Episcopal Diocese of Texas

Lead Software Engineer Node.js

  WITI News

Inspiring Women at Blue Sky
By Joanne Moretti

When Jabil decided to sponsor and host WITI's 'Women in Green Energy and Automotive' summit at our Blue Sky Center last month, it would have been hard to imagine the level of enthusiasm and inspiration the group would feel coming out of there! It was tremendous, to say the least.

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  WITI Leaders

Thought Leader Spotlight-Gina Ford
By Fatimah Gilliam

I started my career in banking - working at Citibank with its wealthier banking customers. Banking clients typically prefer being anonymous and don't have big personalities like the athletes and entertainers that I represent today. But when I was a Citibank, I learned how to connect with people and clients.

Read more

  WITI Webinars

Health is Wealth
Presenter: Natalie Pace
Thursday, April 6, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

WITI Member Orientation
Presenter: WITI
Friday, April 7, 2017
9-10AM PT (12-1PM ET)

Finding and Using a Powerful Voice
Presenter: Bill Lamond
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
12-1PM PT (3-4PM ET)

  These Webinars are FREE To WITI Members!

  Join WITI @ Channel Partners

Channel Partners Conference & Expo
April 10-13, 2017  | Las Vegas, NV

The Gathering Place for the Technology Services Community

Each year thousands of agents, VARs, MSPs, integrators and service providers converge to share ideas and drive discussion on the topics shaping our industry.


A Day in the Life of a Therapy Dog

Three years ago, Steve Booth visited his father-in-law in a rehabilitation facility, where he was recovering from a stroke. Booth, who had an 8-week-old golden retriever named Henry at home, watched as a therapy dog delighted several other patients: "It was amazing to see the smiles and tears of happiness," Booth recalls.


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