WITI Strategist
Newsletter  •  June 5, 2014

  In This Issue

WITI Summit Recap
WITI Webinars
WITI Social Media
WITI Partner Events

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Wells Fargo

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  WITI Network Events

June 12 - San Diego
Executive Speaking and Communication Skills for Effective Leadership
June 18 - Boston
Communication Skills that Deliver Credibility and Success - 1/2 Day Workshop
June 19 - Orange County
The Evolving Role of the CIO

More Network Events

  WITI Partner Events

Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Management Summit
Jun 9 - 11, 2014
Kissimmee, Florida
Gamification & the Scandinavian Success Story
Jun 13, 2014
San Diego, California
Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit
Jun 23 - 26, 2014
National Harbor, Maryland
Gartner Catalyst Conference
Aug 11 - 14, 2014
San Diego, California
Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit
Sep 8 - 10, 2014
Kissimmee, Florida
Gartner Outsourcing & Strategic Partnerships Summit
Sep 10 - 12, 2014
Kissimmee, Florida
Gartner Symposium ITXPO 2014
Oct 5 - 9, 2014
Orlando, Florida
Green Connections
Nov 11 - 12, 2014
San Diego, California

More Partner Events

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  WITI Summit Recap

Thank You to All of Our Sponsors, Exhibitors, Hall of Famers, Speakers and Attendees for Making This Year's WITI Summit a Huge Success!

Congratulations to the 2014 WITI Hall of Famers

Orna Berry, Ph.D.
Corporate VP, Growth and Innovation, EMC Centers of Excellence EMEA and the US, EMC Corporation
Jennifer Pahlka
Founder and Executive Director, Code for America
Kim Polese
Chairman, ClearStreet
Kris Rinne
Senior Vice President, Network & Product Planning, AT&T Services, Inc.
Lauren C. States
Vice President, Strategy and Transformation, IBM Software Group

Couldn't make it this year? Watch the archived stream of WITI's 2014 Women in Technology Summit online at witi.com/summitlive today!

Bid to Meet with Tech Leaders in our Executive Auction

WITI's Executive Auction, sponsored by Optomi, is a great opportunity to compete for a meeting with corporate executives that could potentially propel your career skyward.

Tour for 10 of SpaceX's Rocket and Spacecraft Factory in CA and Meet Gwynne Shotwell, President and COO in Hawthorne, CA Lunch with Vinton G. Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google
Tour LinkedIn Headquarters After an Inspiring Lunch with Kevin Scott, SVP of Engineering & Operations, Then Work with a LinkedIn Expert on Your LinkedIn Profile Lunch with Ross Meyercord, CIO of Salesforce, in San Francisco
Lunch with Tim Campos, Chief Information Officer of Facebook Business, Leadership and IT Mentoring and Business Proposal Review with CIO Lynn Ryan in Orange County, CA
Inspiring Lunch and Coaching Session with Christa Pitts, Co-CEO of Creatively Classic Activities and Books, LLC (CCA and B) in Atlanta Lunch with Brandon Johnson, CIO of Resources Global Professionals, in Irvine, CA
Lunch in Atlanta or Mentoring Sessions with Asif Ramji CEO of Paymetric Career and IT Mentoring with Jay Ferro, CIO of The American Cancer Society, in Atlanta
Dinner in San Francisco with Gary Kowalski, COO of Menlo Worldwide Logistics  

Your bids will help fund the Women in Technology Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit Foundation which supports the WITI Hall of Fame.

  WITI Members

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  WITI Webinars

The Entrepreneurial Mindset in the Corporate World - 6 Ways to Find an Unexpected Edge in a Competitive Marketplace
Presenter: Tom Panaggio  |  Begins June 25, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

Today's highly competitive marketplace requires that we continually move forward or face a downward spiral toward mediocrity. As a business leader, vice-president, manager, or supervisor the challenge to meet the competition and survive, demands we return to the fundamental principles of an entrepreneur's mindset.

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Culture Without Accountability - WTF? What's The Fix?
Presenter: Julie Miller and Brian Bedford  |  Begins July 16, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

Is lack of accountability limiting your organization's success? Do any of the following "accountability killers" exist in your team?

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Preparing for the Ask: Negotiating Employment Offers, Raises/Promotions & Severance Packages
Presenter: Karen Berntson  |  Begins July 31, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

With 40% of women now the primary breadwinners in their households, it is more important than ever for women to think strategically about their careers. While every person's career is unique, there are common professional milestones for many - from negotiating an offer of employment to asking for a promotion or a raise.

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

Change Your Day, Not Your Life - A realistic program for increasing motivation, productivity and well being
Presenter: Andy Core  |  Begins August 6, 12-1pm PT (3-4pm ET)

Stop for a moment and consider your average workday. Do you rush to get things done but still fall behind? Is the pressure of your work such that you "crash" when you get home? Do you want to live healthy but never have the time or the motivation to do so?

  This Webinar is INCLUDED in WITI Membership... Details!

  Join WITI @ Gartner

Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit
June 9-11, 2014  |  Orlando, FL

As an attendee at this year's Gartner IT Infrastructure & Operations Management Summit, you'll take part in an important journey toward operational and business management maturity - and acquire effective new ways to drive innovation and amplify infrastructure and operations(I&O) business value.

  Join WITI @ Gamification

Gamification & the Scandinavian Success Story
June 13, 2014  |  San Diego, CA

Learn the secret behind the creators of Angry Birds, how gamification will change the way we do business and how Microsoft is using gamification to engage customers!

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