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Upcoming Events

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September 18

The WICT Network:

Touchstones of Leadership

Held in conjunction with Diversity Week and The WICT Network Leadership Conference, we will honor the year’s best and brightest for their embodiment of The WICT Network Touchstones of Leadership, which serve as the origin for all of our initiatives.

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September 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Washington DC/Baltimore: Bookmarked

The WICT Network: Washington DC/Baltimore Chapter and The WICT Network: Southeast are teaming up again to host a virtual reading and discussion group, Wednesdays at 12 p.m. ET from 9/13 – 10/14.

New this year: you get to help us pick the book! When you register, you’ll have the option to vote for either “Professional Troublemaker” by Luvvie Ajayi Jones or “The Unspoken Truths for Career Success” by Tessa White.

Register Here

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September 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT

Midwest: 2023 LC Roundtable Discussion

On Thursday, September 28 from 3:00 – 4:00 pm CST, The WICT Network: Midwest will host a discussion to debrief the 2023 Leadership Conference, “Co-Create the Future.” This event is FREE to all members.

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October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MDT

Rocky Mountain: Fireside Chats with Comcast & SCTE

Please Join the WICT Network: Rocky Mountain Chapter and SCTE for a Fireside Chat & Lunch in partnership with TechWomen ERG

Featuring: Brooke Rowland, Bryan Thomas, Rachel Solomon, and Chris Weeks!

Facilitators: Jhann Burke, Gregory Hill, Sophia Siva, and Scott Noar

Sponsors: SCTE, TEK Systems, Comcast Tech Women

Event date: October 3, 2023, from 12 – 1 pm MST
Location: Comcast 8000 E Iliff Ave, Denver, CO 80231

In-person for Comcast employees ONLY

Register now!

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October 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Washington DC/Baltimore: Bookmarked

The WICT Network: Washington DC/Baltimore Chapter and The WICT Network: Southeast are teaming up again to host a virtual reading and discussion group, Wednesdays at 12 p.m. ET from 9/13 – 10/14.

New this year: you get to help us pick the book! When you register, you’ll have the option to vote for either “Professional Troublemaker” by Luvvie Ajayi Jones or “The Unspoken Truths for Career Success” by Tessa White.

Register Here

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October 5 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

Greater Philadelphia: WICT Philly Gives Back

WICT Philly Gives Back registration is NOW OPEN! Have you purchased your ticket yet?

Join us as we celebrate this year’s The WICT Network: Greater Philadelphia Gives Back award winners and support Unite For HER! Click the button below to learn more about why we believe “Giving Back Is Always In Style” and to register for our signature event.

We can’t wait to celebrate with you on October 5 at Cescaphe’s Fairmount Water Works in Philadelphia! Keep an eye out – award winners will be announced soon!

Register now!

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October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Virginia: Executive Presence 101

The WICT Network: Virginia Presents:

Executive Presence 101

Looking for ways to grow or hone your executive presence? This session will focus on defining and developing your executive presence, by guiding your ability to leverage this skill in the workplace and beyond.

Join us on Wednesday, October 11, 1:00 – 2:00 pm EDT.

as J.D. Myers, II, Senior Vice President, Region Manager – East (Cox Communications), leads us in helping to define and leverage your executive presence!

Register Now

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October 19

Greater Chicago: Tech It Out

September 27 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am EDT

Greater Philadelphia: Fall into Networking

Join us for an exciting networking event at Termini Brothers Bakery! It’s the perfect opportunity to connect with professionals in the industry and expand your network. Whether you’re a member of The WICT Network or NAMIC, or simply interested in networking, this event is for you. Don’t miss out on this chance to meet like-minded individuals and build valuable relationships. Mark your calendars and get ready to make meaningful connections!

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September 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

Greater Ohio: Let’s Talk 3.0

Join the WICT Network: Greater Ohio and be a part of an exciting TED Talk facilitated by Kayla Essex. Mark your calendars and make sure you don’t miss out on this thrilling event. Spread the word and join us for an engaging and enriching experience. See you there!

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September 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT

Greater Texas: Partners with 50 Women on 50 Boards

Are you ready to take your career to the next level and pursue a board position?

Take the next step toward gaining a board position with our strategic networking events. Our networking events for women provide personal coaching from experienced corporate directors, peer connections and increased visibility among industry leaders. You’ll have a chance to build meaningful relationships and open doors to new opportunities. Register now to secure your spot!

Panelists: Rika Nakazawa, Heather Spilsbury, Robin Sanders, and Laura Sillman

Cost: Free to all members of The WICT Network

Register Today!

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

New York: How to Self-Advocate in the Workplace

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

How to Self-Advocate in the Workplace
WHEN: Tuesday, October 3, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
WHERE: Perkins Coie, 1155 Avenue of Americas, 22nd floor, NYC
FEE: $15 for members | $30 for non-members*
Virtual attendance is free for members, $10 for non-members

From salary negotiation and career advancement to finding a mentor, effectively communicating your needs has the power to transform your career. Join us for a panel discussion, in partnership with Lattice, to fine-tune your self-advocacy skills. Networking to follow.


October 5 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Carolinas: Tech It Out

Get ready to Tech It Out! The WICT Network: Carolinas is proud to bring together the best speakers and content to learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI): More Than a Robot.

Participants will:

  • Learn about the AI trends for 2023

  • Learn how AI is transforming how we live, work, learn and play

  • Engage in activities facilitated with AI tools

This year’s event will be held at the Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts in Charlotte, NC.

Tech It Out is open to all The WICT Network members and non-members, including a special opportunity for high schoolers and undergraduates interested in the technology industry to attend.

Single ticket prices for this year’s Tech It Out event are as follows:

  • Member:$25

  • Non-Member: $30

Be sure to reserve your spot early!

Event sponsor opportunities available. Contact Sponsorship Director to learn more!

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October 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

Greater Ohio: Tech It Out

The WICT Network: Greater Ohio presents Tech It Out, an event that offers attendees the chance to discover cutting-edge technology that is transforming the industry. The theme of the event, Igniting Innovation, promises to inspire and spark creativity in all who attend. Here are some key highlights that you can look forward to:

  • Rural Digital Opportunity Fund

  • Advice to My Younger Self- Panel

  • Xumo

  • Spectrum Reach brings AI Revolution to TV Advertising

  • Static Displays

Whether you’re just starting out in the tech industry or you’re an experienced professional, Tech It Out is the perfect event for expanding your knowledge and networking with others in the field. Register now to secure your spot and get ready to ignite your passion for innovation!

Register now!

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October 15 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

New York: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk


Wednesday, November 1 @ 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. EDT

Greater Chicago: Tech It Out

Completed Events

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Greater Pittsburgh

Tech It Out 2022

IN-PERSON at Alloy 26:

A Pittsburgh Co-Working Space

Nova Place | 100 S Commons #102

12:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

·    Eric Svenson, VP, Engineering and Technical Operations at Armstrong: "Advanced 10G Technology"


·    Kym Gable, Reporter/Anchor at KDKA-TV: "Don't Just Make an Impact, Leave an Imprint"


·    David Michael, Stand-Up Comedian: "Effective Communication in Business"


·    Kristen Ricupero, Personal Finance Coach: "Mastering Your Money"


·    Panel Discussion: "The Evolution- Network, People, Processes, and Tools"

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The WICT Network:

Greater Pittsburgh Speaker Series 


Courtland Madock
Chief Marketing Officer,


Join us for the first Trailblazers' Speaker Series of 2023 as we learn about Brightspeed's Chief Marketing Officer's career journey and how Courtland Madock stays active in the C-Suite by leading a local Girls on the Run chapter.


The WICT Network Trailblazers


Shane Portfolio

Shane Portfolio is SVP of Network Services for Comcast. In this role he and his team are responsible for the health and reliability of Comcast’s network that provides fast internet speeds for our increasingly connected customers.

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The WICT Network Speaker Series


Deshane Hambrick

DeShane Hambrick (pronouns: they/them) serves as Vice President of Project Management and Customer Experience for Comcast’s Keystone Region, which comprises western, central and northeastern Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio, northern West Virginia and the Maryland panhandle.  

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July 23

The WICT Network Presents - How to Avoid the Guillotine & Other PR Tips

In this webinar, Leigh will focus on taking control of your career narrative; self-promotion without selling out; identifying your "one thing" & what makes you different from everyone else doing a similar job.

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Andrew Conte, PH.D.
The Color of Sundays

Join members of The WICT Network: Greater Pittsburgh to hear the story of how workplace diversity builds championship teams.  


Andrew’s book, The Color of Sundays, explores the role of race in the National Football League and examines how the Pittsburgh Steelers identified undervalued players at historically Black colleges and universities. The Independent Book Publishers Association recognized the book with a Silver Benjamin Franklin Award.

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Mastering Your Profile

In today’s digital world, networking online is just as important as cultivating in-person connections, and LinkedIn is the most important social media channel for professionals in any field.


This virtual program will help address best practices for making your LinkedIn profile stand out from the crowd. 

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