Events for Women in Tech, Dec 21, 2016

Upcoming events and opportunities for you. Check out below news and events and a lot of great opportunities to network and further your career!

InventiveLabs Pitch Competition
December 31, 2016 deadline

You can be one of eight cognitively-diverse teams to compete for a variety of prizes. To be eligible, teams must have at least one primary member that self identifies as being ADHD, dyslexic, autistic or some form of learning difference. Applicants are selected based on their business idea, team member’s skills and background, and the team’s ability to execute. In addition to the prizes being offered, representatives from multiple angel investment groups will be present at the pitch competition. The competition will be open to the public and covered by the press. Application deadline is December 30. Learn more here.

2017 Women Accelerators Mentoring Program
January 12, 2017
Cambridge, MA

From their website: “Mentors are important sources of information and guidance for your career advancement.  We have gathered an outstanding group of seasoned mentors who are excited to help you. If you want to participate in the 2017 Mentoring Program, please join us for speed mentoring networking.  The first kickoff meeting will be held on January 12, 2017, where you will meet with the mentors, and we will match you with a mentor based on your application.”

Women in Data Science Conference
February 3, 2016
Multiple Locations

Learn more about women in data science and analytics, how to get involved, the latest research on the subject and more. Find one near you.

WECode Conference 2o17
February 4, 2017
Boston, MA

From their website: “We are delighted to announce the third iteration of Women Engineers Code: the largest student-run Women in Computer Science conference, held at Harvard University each February. Join us in our effort to cultivate the next generation of technical leaders, foster a network and community among collegiate engineers, and promote more female representation in the technical industry.”

#WomenHack
March 18, 2016
San Francisco, CA

From their site: “A one day hackathon for women from experienced coders to total newbies. Come with an idea or join a team on-site and spend the day building a great project with enthusiastic, fun people. You don’t have to know how to code to join this hackathon. Dev BootCamp is offering beginner coding workshops alongside the event so everyone leaves having learned a new skill and contributing to a project!”

6th Pharma Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Summit
March 27-29, 2017
Philadelphia, PA

From their website: “The 6th Annual Anti-Counterfeiting for Pharmaceuticals Summit takes a comprehensive approach to understand the latest regulations for the DSCSA to remain compliant and uphold quality through-brand protections plans and anti-counterfeiting strategies.” -Learn more here.

The Women’s Leadership Conference
March 31 – April 1 2017
Smith College

The Women’s Leadership Conference is “a two-day event featuring workshops and career development opportunities, all led by distinguished alumnae and faculty. Presenters will share personal and professional stories of how they have pushed traditional boundaries to achieve success, and give you the tools you need to bravely push your own boundaries.”Learn more.

2017 BE BOLD Conference
May 17, 2017
Boston, MA

This is the 2nd Annual Conference for Boston Business Women at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. From their website: “Experience the power and inspiration at the 2nd Annual Boston Business Women’s Conference… The day will be filled with amazing celebrity speakers, a relaxation room, networking, learning, thinking and getting to know the other women in Boston’s business scene.” Learn More.

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