[IAEP] Fwd: WITI's Women and Technology Summit is Returning to the Silicon Valley in October!
echerlin at gmail.com
Fri Sep 26 03:22:41 EDT 2008
Anybody going to attend? Our Mary Lou Jepsen is one of five women
leaders chosen for induction into the 2008 WITI Hall of Fame:
* Deborah Estrin
Director, Center for Embedded Networked Sensing, Professor, UCLA
* Susan P. Fisher-Hoch
M.D., Professor of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School
of Public Health
* Mary Lou Jepsen
CEO, Pixel Qi
* Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
* Jian (Jane) Xu, Ph.D.
Distinguished Engineer, CTO, China Systems and Technology Labs, IBM
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From: AlwaysOn <enewsletters at alwayson-network.com>
Date: Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 8:59 AM
Subject: WITI's Women and Technology Summit is Returning to the
Silicon Valley in October!
To: echerlin at gmail.com
WITI's Women and Technology Summit is Returning to the Silicon Valley
You Won't Want to Miss this Year's Extraordinary Lineup of Dynamic
Executives and Technology Leaders, Including:
Vice Chairman & Chief Talent Officer, Deloitte LLP
VP, SOA and WebSphere Strategy, Channels and Marketing, IBM Corporation
Former Executive Producer and Creative Designer for Disney, Apple,
LucasArts and Sony
Connie Fako Shoemake
VP Sales, IBM
CEO, JLABS, LLC
Director, Product Design and Development, Disney abc Television Group Digital
President / Executive Coach, On Your Mark
National Director of Technology, Deloitte
Managing Counsel, Trademarks, Google Inc.
Director, IP Licensing and Alliances, IBM Corporation
Vice President, Fair Isaac
And More... Click Here for a Complete Schedule of Events!
A WIN FOR YOU AND A WIN FOR YOUR COMPANY
You may already know that WITI's Women and Technology Summit will
allow you to get connected, update your business and tech skills and
expand your professional network, but how do you convince your company
to send you to the Summit? Read on for useful strategies you can use!
Networking: With over 150 speakers and panelists, you have the
opportunity to build relationships with professionals who could be a
valuable resource as your company considers new projects. As your
company expands you can prove to be an asset to research and
development as well as human resources.
Reenergizing your Ideas/Retention: Attendees tell us every year how
much loyalty they feel towards their company for supporting WITI
events. We all need a place to get re-energized, and re-ignite our
creativity. WITI is THE place to make this happen! Our diverse group
of renowned speakers have the experience and energy to inspire you
with a renewed passion for your company, your projects, your
capabilities. For your Company, this translates to employee retention
and greater productivity.
Training: All good companies know how important it is to invest in
providing skill and training development for their employees. Summit
participants leave with innovative skills and philosophies that they
can immediately put into practice at the workplace. You will increase
your leadership potential and improve your negotiating, organizational
and technological savvy.
Highlight Managerial Commitment: By supporting your participation in
WITI's Summit, your company establishes its commitment to supporting
and advancing women. This can significantly enhance your company's
reputation both internally and externally. In networking conversation,
you can mention that your company supported your attendance at the
You can register by visiting www.witi.com/nationalconference
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