The WIT Network

International Women's Day 2021

Thank you to everyone who registered and participated in our International Women's Day Conference today. It was so empowering and inspirational.

Over 1500 people registered for our 3rd International Women’s Day Conference to celebrate around the world, in our communities and in the technology industry. This year's International Women’s Day theme, "Choose To Challenge" is very powerful as equity, workplace flexibility and support are critical during these challenging times of the pandemic. 

Recordings:  We have posted our speaker videos below for those who missed our event or would like to watch some of the speakers again!

Looking forward to welcoming all our of new members from around the globe.

Thank you to all those who #ChooseToChallenge!

The WIT Network Celebrates International Women's Day 2021

Meredith Hovarter
Customer Success Manager - Nintex

Meredith Hovarter kicked off the day with her personal and powerful keynote. Everyone was commenting in the chat how she inspired and moved them to Choose to Challenge for the future.
Kate Wood & Mary Hunter
Inspiring you to Challenge with Confidence

Join The WIT Network's UK Leadership team as they get you standing, breathing and laughing. This is a method that you can use in your team meetings going forward too.

Gavriella Schuster
CVP - Microsoft One Commercial Partner Group
Be BOLD and BE the Change

Gavriella has been an advocate for The WIT Network since our inception and before. Listen to her heart-felt keynote on how we all need to become Agents of Change.

Winnie Fritz
COO/Sr VP Client Services and Operations
HCCA Management
Four Leadership Lessons I Learned Along the Way

When Winnie said she was on her 3rd lesson, I had already written down 10 lessons. Don't miss this really interesting career journey.
HR Power Panel
Choose to Challenge: Advice for Challengers and
How Companies Can Support Them

Join Christine Bongard, President of The WIT Network as she guides the conversation with 4 incredible HR Leaders from Jabra, Microsoft and Insight.
Hope McMath
Curator | Educator | Cultural Leader
Founder & Director Yellow House
Resetting the Table:
Creating Space to Share Power

Hope started out with a quote from Shirley Chisholm. "If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair." The WITx talk continued from there with so many thoughts and inspiration of what we can and need to do as human beings.

Esha Bawa
Vice President Global Client Group
American Express
Championing for Change Begins Within
How to Harness your Infinite Potential

What would you say if "Everything you're looking for is already within you. You just may not be accessing it."  Join Esha as she shared how she realized that and is sharing how you can too! 

Christine Bongard
The WIT Network

Corinne Sharp
Executive Director
The WIT Network

Meredith Horvarter
Customer Success Manager
Kate Wood
Cultural Consultant
Pockets Consultancy
Mary Hunter
Speaker | Coach
UK Community Leader
Gavriella Schuster
CVP One Commercial Partner

Winnie Fritz

Inspirational Speaker

Hope McMath

Inspirational Speaker

Miri Rodriquez
Storyteller, Global Head Internships Microsoft
Brandy Richards
HR Director

Esha Bawa

Inspirational Speaker

David Copeland
Global HR Business Partner
Jabra GN

Thank You to Our Sponsors

About The WIT Network:

The WIT Network is a global and local community made up of over 5,500 professional women (and men who):

  1. Encourage women and girls to study STEM and pursue careers in tech
  2. Enable more women to attain leadership positions and career advancement
  3. Help companies change the landscape of gender equality within their business

The WIT Network is a non-biased, gender neutral organization that is using its passion for driving change, its reach and influence to make the technology sector a more balanced market in which to work. 

Here‘s just some of the core benefits you can enjoy.

Global, regional and local connection opportunities -- As members, you have access through the network around the world. Whether you are looking for a direct connection, strategic or tactical advice, a mentor, be a mentor, or are visiting another region, The WIT Network is there to help           you.

Meet-ups -- You will receive direct invitations to all our local events and activities and can meet up face to face or remotely with your local community whenever something is organized.

Programs and Education -- Our We‘ve Got WIT webinars and other leadership programs receive rave reviews. You can participate live or host a listening party with your team for our webinars, roads to revenue, WIT Wellness, Leadership and Articulate Advocate programs.

Increased social presence -- The WIT Network is very active online, and our social squad keeps a substantial presence. Rapidly increase your social following, tell your story by increasing your engagement through The WIT Network.

Finding new opportunities -- People buy from people – and as an organization that attracts females from all the world who are working in the technology sector, we are always thrilled to see people find and/or pursue new opportunities brought to them through The WIT Network.  Maybe you            can connect with a new business partner, find a new customer, build a new alliance, or even get a new job! 

Be part of The WIT Network and find our more HERE.