ACT-W SEATTLE 2017
Join us for speaking sessions, hands-on workshops, one-on-one coaching sessions,
a career/exhibit fair, and so much more. This regional happy hour and one-day conference focuses
on providing content that addresses the unique women-in-tech landscape in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest.
All proceeds from our third annual ACT-W Seattle Conference go towards providing
STEM education programs to local high school girls through ChickTech.
ACT-W DOC & TALK PARTY
Enjoy exclusive access to the She Started It Documentary & Panel Discussion. She Started It explores female under-representation in entrepreneurship and challenges, solutions, and overcoming all barriers.
September 18th, 2017
401 Elliott Ave W,
Seattle, WA 98119
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
ACT-W KICKOFF PARTY
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.
September 22nd, 2017
Living Computer Museum
2245 1st Ave S,
Seattle, WA 98134
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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.
September 23rd, 2017
111 S Jackson St,
Seattle, WA 98104
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Interested in hosting a hands-on workshop, being a speaker, or holding a seat on a panel?
We would love to hear from you! Please fill out the Call For Proposals Application and please
include the estimated presentation time you would prefer. We look forward to meeting you and
thank you for supporting ChickTech’s ACT-W Conference!
Deadline: June 23, 2017
Have questions? Email Jenny.Morgan@chicktech.org!
1026 Labs, Inc.
Developer Evangelist, Algorithmia
Co-Founder and CEO, Cirkled in
Community Marketing Manager, Dev Bootcamp
Friday, September 22nd, 2017
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Kickoff Happy Hour
Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Registration & Networking Breakfast
10:30 AM – 10:35 AM: Welcome & Logistics
10:35 AM – 11:25 AM: Keynote Speakers
11:25 AM – 12:00 PM: Lightning Talks
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Networking Lunch
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Career/Exhibit Fair & Career Advancement Sessions
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Post-Conference Happy Hour
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Birds of a Feather Offsite Dinners
“Thank you for bringing lots of talented instructors into one place!”
– ACT-W Attendee
“ChickTech has opened up doors for me on so many levels. I have met the most amazing people,
worked with incredible organizations, and have been able to collaborate with the most
influential members in the technology industry.”
– ChickTech Volunteer