2019 Women in IT Virtual Conference

Jan 30, 2019

Women looking at computer

Lead From Where You Are
 is the first virtual conference sponsored by the Big Ten Academic Alliance Women in IT (WIT) peer group.

Occurring Friday, February 8, 2019 from 1:30-4:15pm Eastern, the conference will include two keynote speakers, as well as a panel of three women at different stages of their IT careers.

The virtual conference is free and all are welcome to attend. 

Speakers include

Maureen Biggers

Keynote Maureen Biggers, Director of Indiana University's Center of Excellence for Women in Technology, will be discussing inclusive work practices and unconscious bias.

Ana Hunsinger

Keynote Ana Hunsinger, Vice President Community Engagement at Internet2, will discuss championing women in IT.

The Career panel speakers include: Diane Dagefoerde (Ohio State), Kaylah Norris (Rutgers) and Laura Farvour (University of Minnesota).

Join us!


Date: Friday, February 8, 2019 1:30-4:15PM Eastern

 Working Agenda  All times are Eastern

1:30  Welcome

1:45  Session 1 with Ana Hunsinger

2:30  Session 2 with Maureen Biggers

3:15 Career Panel

3:15 – 3:30 Diane Dagefoerde (Ohio State)

3:30 – 3:45 Kaylah Norris (Rutgers) 

3:45 – 4:00 Laura Farvour (University of Minnesota)

4:00 – 4:15 Thank you/wrap-up

Join us!

For more information, contact Lori Frost.


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