Speakers

Joan Myers

Fulcrum, a HII company

Allison Ritter

IBM Security

Theresa Caragol

Achieve Unite

Leona Thomas

Wylei, Inc

Chantilly Jaggernauth

Comcast & Millennials and Data

Kimberly Arcand

NASA Chandra X-ray Observatory

Marita Fowler

Senior Analyst, Capital One

Sessions

Walking Through an Exploded Star: Scientific Data and Emerging Technologies

Introduction: It takes a lot of energy to make an X-ray wave or photon. NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory detects X-ray emission from the scenes of explosions and collisions in space such as colliding…

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Voice: The New Frontend

In the future, voice will be the primary input mechanism for virtually all interfaces. Science fiction books, movies and TV shows have predicted this for years, including the iconic ship computer in…

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Think Like an Analyst: Become a Data Rockstar using Tableau

Data is everywhere and being able to understand it and think critically about it is crucial for any organization’s success. Data literacy is new to many but getting started doesn’t have to be hard.…

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The Power of WITS – Mentoring hacks that will change your life

The story begins at WITS and how the power of community impacted our lives.I will be sharing a real life story that began at a WITS conference. I was a career changer, just recently transiting into…

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About WITS

Working in tech is not just about coding. It’s about all aspects of careers in technology. Our mission is to support the community of women working in technology. We pave the way with hands-on tech workshops, discussions about trending topics in tech, information on thriving through tech career phases and facets, and by connecting women working on the business and technical sides of the tech industry.

The conference brings together women at every level, from students to senior executives, to connect, educate and inspire women in the technology industry through events across the United States.

New for 2019 – WITS MidAtlantic has expanded to a two-day conference! Early Bird, Student Two Day, and Regular tickets include admission to both days of the summit, lunch and beverages both days, and admission to the networking event. Single day student tickets include admission, lunch and beverages for the selected day.

Hotel discount information is available here

Where & When

March 28 & 29, 2019
National Housing Center
1201 15th Street NW
Washington D.C. 20005

Sponsors

WITS is expanding to new cities and reaching more women. Show your  commitment to the mission of WITS and create a community of women in technology. Join our sponsoring companies that offer regional and national support. Learn more about how you can make a difference in women’s lives.

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