WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  September 30, 2020

  In This Issue

WITI Internship
WITI Professional
WITI Wellbeing Center
WITI Career
WITI Finance
WITI Virtual Events
WITI Health
WITI Partner
WITI Social Media

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  WITI Network Events

Tech Moms Who Work - Balancing Kids and #WFH
September 30, 2020
Online - Tampa Bay

Tea with WITI - Virtual Networking
September 30, 2020
Online - Boston

Career Management Skills with Ashwin Chaudhari
September 30, 2020
Online - New Jersey

WITI Colombia- BioTech Week Event!
October 1, 2020
Online - Colombia

Global Networking for BioTech Professionals
October 1, 2020
Online - Los Angeles

WITI India Speed Networking Event
October 1, 2020
Online - India

WITI Chicago, Wisconsin, Dallas & Houston-Virtual Mix & Mingle
October 6, 2020
Online - Chicago

Virtual Happy Hour with WITI NJ
October 7, 2020
Online - New Jersey

WITI Egypt Virtual Mix & Mingle
October 7, 2020
Online - Egypt

What the Heck is Economic Capacity?
October 8, 2020
Online - Charlotte

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

Women in Manufacturing (WiM) Summit
September 28, 2020 - October 1, 2020

Virtual Cyber Security Summit Houston 2020
October 1, 2020
Houston, Texas

Interop Digital
October 8-10, 2020

Reflect, Recenter, and Reimagine
October 13-15, 2020

October 26, 2020
Lombard, Illinois

Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles
October 28, 2020
Los Angeles, California

AI World Government Virtual
October 28-30, 2020

CES - The Global Stage for Innovation - CES 2021
January 6-9, 2021

Amsterdam Drone Week
December 1-3, 2020
Amsterdam, Netherlands

AEC Next Technology Expo + Conference
March 30-April 1, 2021
Denver, Colorado

SPAR 3D Expo & Conference
March 30-April 1, 2021
Denver, Colorado

See Details of All Partner Events Here

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  WITI Professional

Gender Intimidation: Technology Professionals
By Karlyrose Acosta

Although women are making strides by pursuing engineering degrees and obtaining high positions, their journey to the top is consistently uphill.

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  WITI Wellbeing Center

4 PM PDT - Easy Yoga To Recover From Your Day with Lotem Porat
After sitting, zooming and using your mouse and keyboard all day, treat your body to this 1/2 hour, easy yoga class to transition into your evening or wind down your day.

"The Easy Yoga class was just what I needed to help me stretch and relax after a long day at work. Moves were easy and Lotem's voice was very calming. Thanks for offering the yoga series!"

5 PM PDT - Energy Management with Alyse Hart
Learn and use breath and gentle movement techniques to manage your energy during these times. These 15 minute sessions are formulated for strength, inner balance, vision and calm.

"Alyse is wonderful! Her sessions are short, so they are easy to fit into a busy day. My body always feels better after following her moves and my mood is always a little lighter too. Thanks Alyse!"

12 NOON PDT - Mindfulness and Movement with Fred Sugerman

Use guided and self-initiated movement to access information, inspiration and freedom in your body and mind!

"Absolutely love this program, thank you for putting it together and keeping it alive!"

10 AM PDT - Dynamic Intentional Relaxation (Yoga Nidra Meditation) With Rich Brenner

Spend time in awareness with yourself, relax, and start the week off by setting an intention for yourself in this guided meditation.

All classes are appropriate for all levels and free to all members!

  WITI Internship

We're looking for Social Media & Communications interns. Apply today.

  New this week at she.WITI.com

By Salesforce Staff

Amanda Hall shares her amazing career story and the journey she's taken to become an Employee Success Business Partner at Salesforce.

Read more

To learn more about our partnership with Salesforce and stay informed, sign-up today.

WITI in Partnership with Salesforce Japan is proud to announce:
What are new ways of working and living for women in a changing society?
Thursday, October 8, 2020
8:00 – 9:00 PM PDT
Register Today!

  WITI Career

The Adventures of Women in Tech: How We Got Here and Why We Stay
By Alana Karen

Can women have meaningful careers in tech? Are diversity efforts in Silicon Valley failing? Should women avoid working for technology companies?

Read more

  WITI Finance

The Economic Posterity Series: Securing Your Financial Future
By Progress Ime

In a life full of unpredictable factors and heavy uncertainty it's nice to have some predictable aspects.

Read more

  WITI Webinars and Coaching Circles

Thinking Outside of the Degree: Nontraditional Tech Career Paths
September 30, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)

WITI Member Orientation
October 2, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT)

Staying Sane (and Even Growing) In Times of Chaos
October 14, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT)

  Webinars can be vital to professional development and are FREE To WITI Members (and a small fee for non-members)

  WITI Health

Spend most days at home? Get a flu shot anyway.
By Fiona Waters

If COVID-19 mimics what we know about other pandemics, it’s possible that another wave will hit later this fall. Even without additional coronavirus patients, the flu is capable of overwhelming hospitals on its own.

Read more

  New U Venture Partners (NUVP)

Bridge to Success

New U Venture Partners (NUVP) has announced the launch of its Bridge to Success initiative - a development program for seed-stage and post-seed-stage startups that need the skills, mentorship, and bridge capital required to successfully raise Series A financing. The program, which NUVP plans to conduct annually, includes up to $1 million in bridge capital for startups that are selected to participate and complete the program.

The deadline to apply for the program - which will be virtual in its inaugural year - is October 18.

For more information and to apply, please visit NUVP's Bridge to Success page.

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