Columbia Women in Technology, with sponsor TEKsystems, calls all women to come out to connect with and learn from the best in the tech industry!
SOCO and The Iron Yard will host the Columbia Women in Technology’s first meeting for local women interested in technology. This meeting will feature an array of insights from brilliant women within the local tech community and ample networking opportunity with other female professionals.
The focus of this meeting will be to equip all women in attendance with the tools, skills and resources tech women need to meet challenges in the workplace and thrive in the technology career field. Sara Kennedy, IT professional from Unum/Colonial Life and Chair of Columbia’s 100 Girls of Code Chapter, will open the event as the keynote speaker. Following her address, attendees will participate in a series of sessions lead by local women in tech to learn:
– What internet technology hiring managers look for in resumes,
– How to use social media as a business marketing tool from internet marketing professionals
– How to invest in the next generation through volunteering at local schools