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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Event Details

    • Wednesday, May 29, 2024
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Zoom - Virtual Webinar

    Title of Presentation: Start Your Start-up or Side Project

    Event Summary:

    Have you had an idea for a business, side project, blog, or podcast that you’ve wanted to start for years, but haven’t found the time for or don’t know how to get started?

    Amber Field is an author and Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Computer Science at UW-Madison.

    During this webinar, you’ll finally start that project! Amber will discuss lean start-up concepts from her new book, Agile Discovery & Delivery: A Survival Guide for New Software Engineers & Entrepreneurs, then guide the group through a series of activities to kick-off their projects. The webinar will cover how to identify your target audience, gain valuable customer insights, prototype ideas, and iterate towards a successful product or project. You’ll walk away with a start, some useful tools, and clear next steps for how to continue.

    Speaker Bio:

    Amber Field is the Vice President of Software Development at Singlewire Software, teaches the Computer Science Capstone course at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is the author of a new book, Agile Discovery & Delivery: A Survival Guide for New Software Engineers & Tech Entrepreneurs. She has been an engineer, agile coach, and leader at a number of organizations including IBM, National Geographic, Oracle Utilities (formerly Opower), and Capital One. Amber frequently speaks at conferences and blogs at She lives in Madison, WI.

    • Thursday, June 13, 2024
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Hilton Garden Inn Brookfield | 265 S Moreland Road Brookfield, WI
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    Have you ever tried to convey a new idea, launch a new product, or pitch a new business opportunity, and your efforts fell flat or didn't resonate with the audience? Positioning your ideas in a story often can be helpful and transformative to you personally and professionally. Storytelling is a technique to connect your message to your audience and make your points and ideas more memorable. Compelling stories are infused with emotions and motivate your audience to stay better engaged.

    This workshop, with expert Kenge Adams, will help you identify ways to shape your points into a story that resonates with others. You will take away key strategies to help get you started immediately!

    Event Outcomes:

    • Define What Makes a Story "a Story."
    • Learn tactics to become a better Storyteller.
    • Practice transforming a dull presentation into a compelling story that resonates with your audience.

    Space is limited! Register today!

    About our speaker:

    Kenge Adams is the CEO and Founder of Connect Business Consulting, LLC and a Co-Founder of the National STEAM & Dream program. Kenge has over 20 years of experience in project and program management. Leveraging her wide network and expertise, Kenge launched her own business that builds, scales, and sustains corporate and community-based partnerships that impact communities nationwide.

    As a participant in the event (“Participant”), I grant permission to Women in Technology - Wisconsin (WIT), and their representatives, successors, licensees, and program partners (hereinafter collectively “Licensed Parties”), to record and take screen captures in connection with this WIT event, and to publish, reproduce, distribute, and/or otherwise use (i) the Participant’s name and (iii) any still or moving photographic or digital image, likeness or sound recording (“Media”) of the Participant for use in Licensed Parties’ publications, website and related media. This license includes all copyrights in and all rights to use, publish and alter the Media and any spoken quote(s) in connection with the Media, without restrictions, for any lawful purpose (including by way of example and not limitation, publicity, illustration, presentations, and Web content), without compensation, and hereby release the Licensed Parties from liability related to the rights granted in this agreement. I have read the above consent and release and fully understand the contents thereof.

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Thursday, February 15, 2024 Cupid & Code: AI Prompting Workshop | NE Region in-Person Event
Thursday, February 15, 2024 Crafting Your Identity: The Art and Science of Personal Branding | Statewide Webinar
Wednesday, January 24, 2024 Generative Artificial Intelligence | SE Region in-Person Event
Thursday, January 18, 2024 South Central (Madison Area) Adding Customer Journey Maps to your Product Innovation Toolkit
Friday, January 05, 2024 Generative Horizons: Unveiling AI's Impact Across Industries in Wisconsin | Webinar
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Thursday, December 07, 2023 TechBloom: Holiday Soiree | Northeast Region
Tuesday, December 05, 2023 Sweater Swagger Social | Northwest Region
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Wednesday, November 15, 2023 South Central (Madison Area) WPS Health Solutions Panel Discussion: How Our Military Service Shaped Female Leadership
Tuesday, November 07, 2023 Lady Legends: Gaming Edition
Friday, November 03, 2023 Panel Discussion: Navigating Your Cyber Future: Next-Gen Threats, Strategies & Tech
Friday, October 20, 2023 Navigating Your Cyber Future: Next-Gen Threats, Strategies & Tech | NE Region in-Person Event
Thursday, October 12, 2023 Byte of IT Career Expo: Breaking Barriers for Students in IT
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 Power at the Tower
Monday, October 09, 2023 Tech Trailblazers: Celebrating Women in Wisconsin's Tech Ecosystem
Friday, October 06, 2023 Navigating Cybersecurity: Ransomware, the SEC Cybersecurity Rule, and More!
Wednesday, September 20, 2023 South Central (Madison Area) Charting a Path to Success: Change Leadership for Professional Development
Friday, September 15, 2023 From Stay-at-home-Mom to Tech Trailblazer: Empowering Women through Continuous Learning
Friday, September 15, 2023 A Journey in Creating a Data Analytics Team | NE Region in-Person Event
Thursday, September 14, 2023 The Journey to Finding Your WHY!
Thursday, August 17, 2023 2022-2023 Season-End Social Event
Thursday, July 13, 2023 2022-23 Season-end Social & Thank You! -- NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
Wednesday, July 12, 2023 Blossoms and Bubbles: An End-of-Year Floral Soirée
Tuesday, July 11, 2023 Annual Statewide Virtual Meeting 2023
Tuesday, June 27, 2023 Summerfest Tech 2023
Thursday, May 25, 2023 A Tech Start Up Journey in the Wearable Technology Sector
Friday, May 19, 2023 Wearable IoT Technology - to Wear or Not to Wear? A WIT@Work Webinar
Friday, May 12, 2023 Rapid Fire Book Review - WIT@Work breakfast series - NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
Thursday, May 04, 2023 South Central (Madison Area) Technology in the Making of Luxury Appliances
Tuesday, April 25, 2023 Unmasking Our Blind Spots - WIT@Work Webinar
Monday, April 24, 2023 Mental Health Matters: "Doing vs Being" Workshop & Networking Event
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 It's All About Who You Know: Get More Money, Meaning and Impact with a Coach, Mentor and Sponsor
Thursday, April 06, 2023 South Central (Madison Area) Influencing Through Partnerships
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 Benvenuti! - Bingo, Spirits, and Networking – SC (Madison Area) Happy Hour
Friday, March 17, 2023 Everyday Agile - WIT@Work breakfast series - NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
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Wednesday, March 01, 2023 🟢 WITonCampus Virtual Panel: Business Analytics Program
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Wednesday, February 15, 2023 Galentine's Day networking at Bank Vault Speakeasy -- Northeast WI (Greater Appleton/Oshkosh/Green Bay)
Monday, February 06, 2023 WIT Northwest Galentine's Day Event
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Friday, January 27, 2023 Executive Presence, Building Confidence & Trust -- Jan. WIT@work virtual webinar
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Wednesday, January 11, 2023 Belonging in Today’s Workplace: How Business Leaders Can Amplify DIB Efforts - Madison Area
Thursday, December 08, 2022 Holiday Social & Donation Drive -- Greater Green Bay/Oshkosh/Appleton
Tuesday, December 06, 2022 December Social Event - Southcentral (Madison Area)- Happy Hour & Toys for Tots
Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Oh What Fun! Join Us for a Holiday Cheers!
Friday, November 18, 2022 How'd You Get that Raise? A WIT@Work virtual skills session
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Tips & Tricks With 2 Cyber Chicks! a WIT@Work Breakfast Event - SE WI
Friday, November 11, 2022 9 Soft Skills to Fast-Track your Career & NWTC Engineering Atrium Tour! - Breakfast Series Event
Wednesday, November 02, 2022 Storytelling for Transformation - WIT@Work Breakfast series - SC WI (Madison Area)
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Friday, October 14, 2022 Lessons from Female Leaders - WIT@Work Breakfast series - NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 Wellness Check: a WIT@Work Breakfast Event - SE WI
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Friday, September 30, 2022 Self-Care – Good for you AND for Productivity
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Wednesday, August 03, 2022 Summer Social - Southcentral (Madison Area) - Happy Hour
Wednesday, August 03, 2022 Happy Hour & Vision Board Workshop
Thursday, July 28, 2022 Networking Happy Hour -- Northeast WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 WIT Annual Meeting
Thursday, June 16, 2022 WIT Breakfast & Round Table Discussion
Friday, June 03, 2022 Beyond the Hype - Blockchain and Digital Assets
Thursday, May 26, 2022 Rapid Fire Book Review - WIT@Work Breakfast series - NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
Friday, May 20, 2022 Scrum: The Agile Advantage Needed in our Digital Age
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Friday, April 29, 2022 The Great Reboot: Life after the pandemic - a WIT@Work Breakfast series event, NE WI (Greater Appleton/Green Bay/Oshkosh)
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Wednesday, March 23, 2022 Top Privacy & Cybersecurity Imperatives in 2022
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 "Hello Spring!" Social -- Northeast, WI (greater Appleton, Green Bay, Oshkosh)
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Swing into Spring with Women in Technology - Southcentral (Madison Area) - Happy Hour
Thursday, March 10, 2022 March Social Event - Southeast (Milwaukee Area) - Happy Hour
Friday, February 25, 2022 Own Your Upskilling
Tuesday, February 15, 2022 Northeast, WI - Galentine's Day Event!
Thursday, February 10, 2022 Adafruit Circuit Board: Train-the-Trainer event! (Session 2)
Tuesday, February 08, 2022 Adafruit Circuit Board: Train-the-Trainer event!
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Wednesday, December 15, 2021 Confident On Camera
Monday, December 13, 2021 December Social Event - Southeast (Milwaukee Area) - Happy Hour & Toy Drive
Thursday, December 09, 2021 Dec. Social - Northeast (Appleton/Green Bay) Free Professional Headshots & Holiday Donation Drive
Tuesday, December 07, 2021 December Social Event - Southcentral (Madison Area) - Happy Hour & Toys for Tots
Friday, November 12, 2021 Transforming Teams into the Future of Work
Thursday, November 04, 2021 Northeast WI Networking Happy Hour, Kaukauna, WI
Friday, October 29, 2021 What You Need To Know About Ransomware
Friday, September 24, 2021 Women in Business: A Formula for Success

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