Event Info

Seattle Women in Tech (WIT) and the CRAVE Company are proud to announce the second annual Seattle Women in Tech Regatta Week, April 23-27, 2018, a curated event collection designed to connect women in tech to mentors, peers and resources.

The Puget Sound is a mecca for talent, tech and dynamic non-profit organizations dedicated to making the industry more inclusive and diverse.  Choose from diverse sessions like technical prowess, personal branding, storytelling, allyship, culture, career acumen and more from esteemed companies.

Join captivating conversations with Puget Sound CEO’s, female founders and engineers.

Get to work during our signature co-storming session, workshops, non-profit resource fair and cocktail mixers.  Our week is brimming with opportunities to build your tribe and buoy your spirit, no oars required.

Connect with over 30 different organizations, elite mentors, and hands on workshop opportunities that will help you find new opportunities to plug into the community, provide you with valuable networking, and powerful insight to push your career to the next level.  People of all genders are welcome to attend. Participating organizations:

  Startup Seattle   Code for Change   WA FIRST Robotics   IGNITE    Anita Borg Institute    TUNE House    Association for Women in Communications    Lean In Seattle   Women in Wireless  Lesbians Who Tech    Seattle Space Gals    ARA Mentors  Washington State Opportunities Scholarship    Seattle PyLadies    Association for Women in Computing   She’s Coding    WTIA    Techbridge    Launch Code    Washington Stem    iUrbanTeen   Ada Developers Academy    Women in Bio Reboot    Year Up    TEALS    Girls Without Limits    TAF    Seattle Girls in Tech    The F Bomb Breakfast Club   Chick Tech   Kal Academy   Seattle Angel   App Camp for Girls

 

  • PORT #1 – Tech Mavens (keeping you relevant in tech)
  • PORT #2 – Inclusive Culture (Allyship)
  • PORT #3 – Leadership (CEO’s & Startups)
  • PORT #4 – All about YOU (Build your story)
  • PORT #5 – Career Acumen (Building relationships)
    Jibing & Tacking: How to Successfully Change Careers Midstream
    What floated your boat early in your career may give you a sinking feeling now. Seasoned professionals will discuss how they navigated a successful career change and the impact it has had on their professional and personal lives. MY LINK
    Hands-On Resume Party: Tips & Tricks Plus Live Resume Review
    Bring your resume and be ready to party! Learn to leverage the JD, how to highlight your superpower and find out why multiple resumes are necessary. Bonus! Get feedback on your resume. MY LINK 2
    Captaining Your MentorSHIP
    Hear from a cross-generational panel of Women Tech leaders in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s and 60s about navigating the world of mentoring.
    The Side Hustle: Interactive!
    Learn what it takes to be a successful Side Hustler, inside or outside your company. Bonus! Five audience members will pitch their ideas and get feedback from the audience.
    Spinning Yarns - The Art of Storytelling In Business
    Controlling the narrative is the key to a successful outcome. Learn how to make a story memorable, why context is key and how to leave them wanting more.