Connect, learn and get inspired by women in tech!


Seattle’s Premiere Conference for Women in Tech

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Introducing ACT-W Seattle by ChickTech 

We are excited to have over 350 women in tech and their supporters joining us for three amazing events this month! This year we are offering $35 conference ticketsfor those that are students and individual that are unemployed.

ACT-W Seattle Doc & Talk Party @ F5 Networks 
Monday, September 18th, 2017 5:30PM – 8:30PM

Enjoy exclusive access to the She Started It Documentary & Panel Discussion. She Started It explores female underrepresentation in entrepreneurship and challenges, solutions, and overcoming all barriers.

ACT-W Seattle Kickoff Party @ The Living Computer Museum 
Friday, September 22nd, 2017 6:00PM – 8:00PM

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.

ACT-W Seattle Conference @ Galvanize
Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 9:00AM – 5:00PM

This conference is packed with hands-on workshops, motivating sessions, a career/exhibit fair, and tons of networking. Take advantage of this opportunity to network with women in tech and professionals in Seattle.

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Check Out Our Keynote Speakers

We are incredibly lucky to have an amazing speaker line up including keynotes from Amy Nelson, Co-Founder & CEO of The Riveter, Jen Briggs, Motivational Speaker & Executive Coach and Dr. Cheryl Ingram, CEO & Founder of Diverse City LLC. Check out the full list of speakers here.

Taking the Leap – Amy believes in the power of women helping women. She is responsible for running all aspects of The Riveter, which she co-founded after a 10 year run as a corporate litigator and political fundraiser. Amy is a graduate of Emory and NYU Law, and mother to daughters Sloane and Reese. She loves to build forts with the girls and her husband Carl. Amy is excited to welcome daughter no. 3 in September 2017.

How to be a #GoalDigger: Bold Steps to Unleashing Your Confidence – Jen Briggs is a Coach, Speaker, and Strategist. She helps entrepreneurs and executives take bold steps towards the career, life, and business they’re dreaming of. Over the past 15 years, Jen has worked on the cutting edge of digital marketing. She lead marketing for a company that popularized memes—Cheezburger—and built and sold a company, Trover, to Expedia. She specializes in growth marketing and has been highly successful in building brands and communities alike. Jen has a B.S. in Marketing from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and a strict no B.S. policy with her clients.

Why Our Diversity Needs More Diversity  
For 15 years, Cheryl’s transformative leadership, vision, and passion has created pathways for companies to build sustainable diversity and inclusion strategies and practices. In 3 ½ years Cheryl earned her Doctorate of Education with a specialization in Multicultural Studies. She has also earned a Master of Arts in Education, and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies.

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