May 2017

ABI.NYC – Women Entrepreneurship & Innovation Summit

MIST, Harlem, NY

ABI.New York connects local women technologists just like you. You can build your network, discover the future you want, and get guidance you can use now. This summit features discussions with Entrepreneurs and Intrapreneurs on the best practices they use to encourage creative mindsets, women sharing their career paths, technical workshops, and companies sharing the innovation they’re leading internally. Our Cofounder, Katharine Zaleski, will be lead a talk on what it’s like being a founder and the obstacles she’s overcome to reach her business goals.

Thursday,

May 25, 2017

8:00 AM – 8:00 PM EDT

Women at Work: The Flexible Workplace

LMHQ, New York, NY

Join us at LMHQ for a conversation about how policies and workplace culture initiatives, like flexibility at work, are helping to advance women (and men) in their careers.

Our May Women’s Breakfast hosts workplace disruptors Georgene Huang, CEO and CoFounder of Fairygodboss, a career community of women who pay it forward and help each other, Katharine Zaleski, CoFounder and President at PowerToFly, a community connecting women to companies that care, and Jenny Galluzzo, CoFounder of The Second Shift, helping companies who embrace the evolving nature of work find talent to support their staff and strategy needs.

Tuesday,

May 23, 2017

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM EDT

Own Your Future In Tech: Let’s Crack the Code

Hearst Tower, New York, NY

Attend Hearst’s dynamic panel discussion featuring four trailblazers who will share their personal stories, insights and strategies for career success for women in tech. Moderator Heather Cabot, co-author of the new book Geek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech, will lead the conversation on start-ups vs. corporate gigs, how to ask for what you want, and how to find champions and support.

Thursday,

May 18, 2017

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT

An Exclusive Afternoon With Logitech’s CEO and Executives On Transformation

Allied Arts Guild, Menlo Park, CA

We invite you to meet Logitech’s CEO, Bracken Darrell, to see first-hand how he’s transforming Logitech’s strategy with a growing portfolio of products. Get an inside look from Logitech leaders on how engineering and marketing is driving this transformation and learn how diversity is a driving force behind the company’s innovation.

This event is invite-only; please contact our team through the event page to request an invite.

Tuesday,

May 16, 2017

3:45 PM – 6:30 PM PDT

April 2017

How Data Science is Shaping the World of Music with Spotify

Spotify, New York, NY

Get first hand insight into the power of data for artists! PowerToFly and Spotify are teaming up for an exclusive event (and private concert) on Thursday, April 20th from 4-6:15pm at Spotify’s office in the Flatiron District. The event will last about two hours for a fireside chat with the artist, WET (American indie pop band from Brooklyn) and data scientists from Spotify, followed by a demo and Q&A session of Spotify’s data platform. The evening will wrap up with a mini-concert from WET while we all get an opportunity to network and connect with each other.

This event is invite-only; please contact our team through the event page to request an invite.

Thursday,

April 20, 2017

4:00 PM – 6:15 PM EDT

Transforming Throughout Your Career: Getting in, and Staying in, Technology

LiveSafe, Arlington, VA

Join PowerToFly, LiveSafe and 1776 for a panel discussion exploring three women’s career stages: a CEO, a new developer and a recently promoted CTO. During the panel, we’ll discuss how they entered into technology roles through a variety of paths and at different life stages. We’ll discuss how we constantly reinvent ourselves to push forward as we navigate our careers in the ever-changing technology space.

Thursday,

April 13, 2017

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT

March 2017

How To Recruit More Women In Tech

Def Method – New York, NY

Def Method decided to host this event due to their own struggle as an agile software consultancy to meet their internal goal of a 50:50 ratio. Our cofounder, Milena Berry, joins the panel that will focus on actionable steps tech firms can take to work toward an even balance between female and male prospects and employees.

Hosted by Def Method

Tuesday,

March 28, 2017

7:00pm – 8:30pm EST

Building Bridges, Not Walls Panel

Knotel – Bryant Location, New York, NY

Working across borders is becoming increasingly important as industries evolve and talent becomes global. This lively panel, moderated by CNN’s Sara O’Brien and with our own co-founder and CEO Milena Berry participating, will uncover the best practices for embracing the distributed team model and leveraging diverse perspectives.

Thursday,

March 16, 2017

6:30 pm EST

Speed Mentoring @SXSW

Highland Lounge, Austin, TX

Speed Mentoring is a great opportunity to find a mentor, be a mentor, learn something new, and build your network! It’s a great way to build relationships quickly and connect with other people in tech. Register today for a Speed Mentoring session at SXSW2017.

Hosted by TechUP and PowerToFly

Saturday,

March 11, 2017

1:00pm – 4:00pm CST

 PowertToFly at SXSW2017

Highland Lounge, Austin, TX

BBQ, burritos and antacids here were come – PowerToFly is heading to Austin, TX for SXSW! We’ll be taking part in the Tech Jobs Tour launch party at 4pm on Saturday, March 11. Hope to see you there to say howdy.

Saturday,

March 11, 2017

4:00pm – 7:00pm CST

International Women’s Day Event: Screening of She Started It

The New School – Hoerle Lecture Hall, New York, NY

Join Ellevate Network on Thursday, March 9 at 6pm to celebrate International Women’s Day with a screening of “She Started It”, a documentary following five passionate young women who strive to compete in the tech world. An engaging discussion will follow, featuring PowerToFly’s very own co-founder and CEO, Milena Berry.

Hosted by Ellevate Network

Thursday,

March 9, 2017

6:00pm – 8:30pm EST

February 2017

What’s New For NYC Women in Tech in 2017

BBar and Grill, New York, NY

Gather with us at BBar and Grill for light food and drinks to discuss opportunities and programs with women who are working to continue changing ratios across New York’s tech teams!

Sponsored by Lerer Hippeau Ventures

Wednesday,

February 1, 2017

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm EST