Upcoming events

    • Friday, April 26, 2019
    • 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • The Fox Club, 2400 N Casaloma Dr., Appleton, WI

    In today's disrupt or be disrupted world, keeping aware of the latest in technology is essential. We'll talk strategies for keeping yourself up-to-date without going back to the classroom. You will also hear from a panel of IT education experts from UW-Oshkosh, FVTC and New Horizons on how they are helping meet the need for talent with new graduates and on-going education for the existing workforce.

    Fox Valley Tech - Doug Waterman

    UW Oshkosh - Jakob Iversen

    UW Oshkosh - George Thomas

    New Horizons - Anne Riley

    • Friday, May 17, 2019
    • 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • The Fox Club, 2400 N Casaloma Dr., Appleton, WI

    Learn how to persuade, inform and plan through enhanced communications

    You have the science covered when it comes to technology, what about the art of communications? This presentation will provide you with sound communication recommendations and improvements to your overall communication skills to help you get what you need and improve interdepartmental workflow by better understanding the needs of your target audiences. Be ready for some hands-on exercises and to walk away with learnings that will help you bridge the communications gap to achieve your goals.


    Lisa Cruz, President & Owner, Red Shoes, Inc.  Lisa Cruz was just ranked as one of the nation’s 100 Top Women in PR according to PR News. Lisa has 25 years of experience in public relations, communications and marketing in areas such as strategy, crisis communication, social media, internal communications, campaigns and traditional media relations. She has worked for a number of industries including health care, technology, finance, economic development, manufacturing, construction, entertainment, fitness and public affairs.

    Lisa is a 1994 graduate of UW-Stevens Point and majored in communications, with an emphasis in public relations, Spanish and cultural studies. After graduation Lisa launched her career in southern California where she worked for a number of agencies and national clients including Earthlink and a variety of other technology companies during the dot.com era.

    Cruz founded Red Shoes Inc. in 2008 in Appleton. Over the years, Lisa has become the person organizations large and small call in time of crisis. From natural disasters to investigations, Human Resource issues, lawsuits, embezzlement, death, on- the-job injuries and more, Lisa has worked with organizations to tackle many complex issues before, during and after times of crisis. Her comprehensive approach and quick thinking have resulted in positive outcomes by minimizing risk and identifying areas of brand vulnerabilities. Lisa has also served as a point person for Willis Insurance and its clients in times of crisis throughout the Midwest.

    Registration, Networking and Breakfast:  7:00 - 7:30 am

    Meeting updates and Speaker:  7:30 - 9:00 am

    • Thursday, May 23, 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Bordini Center - Room 143B, 5 N Systems Dr, Appleton

    Interested in learning how you can make a difference in a young girl's life? 

    Join us to learn how you can help get more girls coding and discovering the fun and exciting careers in IT. This informational event is open to educators, and anyone interested in volunteering. You'll learn how easy it is to host or volunteer for a WIT4Girls or Girls Who Code club. You will also find out how we can help in your classroom or at your career / professional development event. 

Past events

Thursday, April 04, 2019 WIT Wisconsin Strategy Session
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 WIT Networking and Social Event
Monday, March 11, 2019 WIT Wisconsin Strategy Session
Friday, February 22, 2019 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - How to Leverage Social Media for Talent Acquisition and Talent Retention
Friday, January 25, 2019 WIT4Girls Train the Trainer Workshop
Friday, January 25, 2019 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Employee Engagement: Tips and Techniques to Engage Everyone
Friday, November 30, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Digital Transformation / Thinking Outside the Box
Thursday, November 15, 2018 WIT4Girls Strategy Session
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 Start Up Wisconsin - Developing Leaders, and Problem Solvers for Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 WIT@Work Strategy Session
Friday, October 26, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Rapid Fire Book Review
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 WITOnCampus Strategy Session
Thursday, October 04, 2018 WIT GB Initiative Kickoff
Friday, September 21, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - CIO Panel - Unique Mistakes Women Make at Work and How to Fix Them
Thursday, August 30, 2018 WIT4Girls Community Info Event
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 UW Oshkosh | Tech Titans - Mobile App Workshop for Girls grade 6-10
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 WIT Annual meeting
Friday, May 18, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Cyber Security
Friday, April 27, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Unconscious Bias with Gail Farnsley, Gartner
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 WIT March Social Event
Saturday, March 03, 2018 AAUW 4th Annual Tech Savvy
Friday, February 23, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Artificial Intelligence - A New Era in Wisconsin
Friday, January 26, 2018 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Building Brave: The Confidence To Be You **PLUS Professional Headshot Photo
Thursday, January 25, 2018 Nonprofit Leadership Initiative | JOIN A BOARD: Topic — Women & Girls
Thursday, December 07, 2017 New North Summit
Friday, November 17, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Crash Course in Design Thinking
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Amplify Oshkosh | CollaborateIT Conference
Tuesday, November 07, 2017 NEW Connect IT Job Fair
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Manufacturing First Expo & Conference
Friday, October 20, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Digital Inclusion: What this means to Northeast Wisconsin and beyond
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Amplify Oshkosh - Design Thinking for I.T. Minds
Thursday, September 28, 2017 Technology Hub Conference
Friday, September 22, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Winning With Teams
Tuesday, August 08, 2017 WIT4Girls Informational Event
Monday, July 17, 2017 WIT Annual Meeting
Tuesday, June 06, 2017 WIT4Girls Informational Event
Friday, May 19, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Understanding Data and its Many Roles
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 WIT April Social Event
Friday, March 24, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - Introducing User Experience Into Your Process
Friday, February 24, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series - What's Driving Innovation in IT? Mobile, IOT and Hackathons
Friday, January 27, 2017 WIT@Work Breakfast Series – Dare to Lead

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