Workshops & Events

Looking for NCWIT? Find us at these events. Hope to see you there!

October 2017

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Upcoming Workshops & Events

Looking for NCWIT? Find us at the workshops and events below.

IT Leadership Conference

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, October 19, 2017 (All day)
This conference will focus on and explore issues and opportunities for women in information technology--from recruiting and developing to retaining future leaders. NCWIT's Dr. Brad McLain will be giving a keynote in the morning, on Wednesday, October 18th.
Brad will join Internet2 (I2) & EDUCAUSE to discuss what they are doing to change the culture for women in IT.

Aspirations Award Applicant Q&A Info Session

Monday, October 23, 2017 (All day)
Have a question about the application process? Want to know what the reviewers look for when reading your responses? Join the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Recognitions Team for a lively Q&A and learn everything you need to know to submit a successful application!
Sessions available: 
  • Monday, October 23, 5:30 p.m. PT (6:30 MT/7:30 CT/8:30 pm ET).

All Things Open

Monday, October 23, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, October 24, 2017 (All day)
3,000+ Technologists and decision makers from all over the U.S. and the world will attend and participate in All Things Open
  • NCWIT Booth #1 // Monday, October 23rd - Tuesday, October 24th // Be sure to stop by the NCWIT Booth and say hello!

WCET's 29th Annual Meeting

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 (All day) to Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)
WCET, the leader in the practice, policy, and advocacy of technology-enhanced learning in higher education, brings together innovative thinkers and pragmatic solutions during the Annual Meeting.
General Session Breakfast: From Aspirations to Action: Student Panel // Thursday, October 26 // 8:00 am- 9:00 am EDT
Aspirations in Computing Director, Edie Cheng and WICHE President Joe Garcia will moderate a panel featuring three AiC students, one currently enrolled in college, and two new graduates, to share their stories. Hear how technology-enhanced learning has helped support their journeys, what impacted their decision to choose their pathway, and how curriculum and course delivery can be improved from the ever important but not often heard, student perspective. #Aspirations2Action

(S)We17 and (S)We Invent It. Build It.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, October 28, 2017 (All day)
Invent it. Build it. is an experience designed to encourage girls to choose a career in engineering.
Where will you find NCWIT?
NCWIT Booth #4011 // SWE Outreach Expo, Exhibit Hall 1 // Be sure to stop by the NCWIT Booth and say hello!
SWE 2017 AiC Community Social Hour // Thursday, October 26 // 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. // Uncle Julio's

Women & Leadership Conference

Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)
ISM-NJ's 9th annual Women & Leadership Conference will focus on Next level leadership: Making Bold Moves That Disrupt and Innovate the Supply Chain. We are proud to be the highlighted charity for the conference this year and we welcome you to take part by donating today:
Leading from your Chair // Friday, October 27, 2017 // 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 
NCWIT Board of Director Member Avis Yates Rivers kicks off the day with her keynote presentation.

The CCSC SouthEastern Conference

Friday, November 3, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, November 4, 2017 (All day)
The Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges (CCSC) annually sponsors regional conferences in various parts of the country. The Southeastern region holds its annual meeting in November of each year. The purpose of the conference is to promote exchange of information among small college personnel concerned with computer use in the academic environment. The target audience is faculty as well as administrators of academic computer facilities. There are numerous opportunities for students at the conference as well.

Georgia School Counselor Association

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 (All day) to Friday, November 10, 2017 (All day)
The Georgia School Counselor Association represents, promotes, and enhances professional school counseling in Georgia to create improved outcomes for all students.
Everybody Wins When Everybody Codes // Thursday, November 9, 2017, 11:15 a.m. –12:30 p.m. //  Meeting Room 2

CSEd Week

Monday, December 4, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, December 10, 2017 (All day)
CSEdWeek takes place December 4-10, 2017 to coincide with the birthday of Admiral Grace Hopper, a pioneer in the field of computer science who was born on December 9, 1906. This annual event was first recognized in 2010 when the 111th Congress passed House Resolution 1560. The goal of this initiative is to introduce students to computing and show them that the world of technology is for everyone.

SANS CyberTalent Fair

Thursday, December 7, 2017 (All day)
The SANS CyberTalent Fair is an innovative virtual meeting place for the top cybersecurity employers and cybersecurity jobseekers in the United States. It's a unique opportunity to learn more about current opportunities and interact on a one-on-one basis with leading employers in cybersecurity.