Thanks for helping us mark our 4th birthday in style! We were joined by original members and some new faces to celebrate four very successful years of Charlottesville Women in Tech. It was a fabulous evening of networking, mingling, learning, and cake! Networking meets speed-dating! Getting [...]
Our May meetup convened a panel of four local women who have either restarted a tech career or transitioned into a tech career from non-tech educational and professional backgrounds. The high demand for tech skills has created an employment environment that emphasizes the ability to learn on the job rather [...]
Charlottesville Women in Tech (CWIT) was honored to host Smart Women Got it Done at the 2018 Virginia Festival of the Book on Thursday, March 22nd. Smart Women Got it Done, a 90-minute talk with author of Code Girls, Liza Mundy, was facilitated by CWIT Vice President, Kim Wilkens. Liza Mundy is a former staff writer [...]
Our November meeting featured a panel on Data Science, moderated by Board Member Elaine Cheng and featuring four local women working in the field: Jade Kim is a Senior Marketing Science Analyst at Analytic Partners, an industry leader in providing data-driven marketing consulting for global fortune 500 clients. Based in the Charlottesville office, [...]
This month, CWIT hosted a maker party where we got hands-on with some cool projects we've explored during maker club sessions at Tinkersmiths and with Tech Girls. For more info, check out the news segment by CBS19 covering the meetup!