EVENT NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
Ready to see the power of dynamic women in tech in action? Join NLAChicago at the ACT-W conference in Chicago.
October 18, 2017 – ACT-W DOC & TALK PARTY
Take part in exclusive access to the ‘She Started It’ documentary & panel discussion. ‘She Started It’ explores female under-representation in entrepreneurship and challenges, solutions, and overcoming all barriers.
October 19, 2017 – ACT-W KICKOFF PARTY
Join us as we kick off the conference at the ACT-W Kickoff Happy Hour. Enjoy an exclusive experience to mingle with industry leaders, celebrate with other like-minded people, and enjoy a night on the town before the conference.
October 20, 2017 – ACT-W CONFERENCE
Join NLAChicago for an inspiration-filled day of learning, networking and idea sharing. Use discount code ACTWFRIEND to get a 20% discount . . . or pay full price. All proceeds go to help girls in STEM Programs. Donations are welcome and opportunities to sponsor women looking for opportunities in tech are available. Alicia’s colleague Cate Brady will discuss that we are all entrepreneurs and Alicia will be on hand to chat and share stories 1:1 at 1:00 p.m.
ACT-W New York 2017 kicked off on May 18, 2017 with speaking sessions, hands-on workshops and one-on-one coaching sessions delivered by many leading women in today’s tech industry. This regional happy hour and one day conference focused on providing content that addresses the unique women-in-tech landscape in New York and the Northeast. All proceeds from the first annual ACT-W New York Conference went towards providing STEM education programs to local high school girls through ACT-W’s parent non-profit, ChickTech. Alicia Dale discussed the tools women in technology need in order to create something new.