EVENTS

 

Coming soon in September-Leading through Digital Disruption / Harnessing our Digital Future

Part 1 of our 4 part Digital Literary Series

In our digital economy, disruptions are occurring every day. The ability to successfully engage with this disruption can be the difference between thriving and sliding down the performance curve. To stay ahead, we must prepare for the disruptive changes that might impact our business today.  Join WICT NY for a panel discussion on how to anticipate and plan for the emergence of digital disruptions. Stay tuned here for RSVP details!

September 26th-NYC Media Lab Annual Summit-discount for WICT members!

NYCML’19, NYC Media's Lab's Annual Summit, will activate the Downtown Brooklyn community with emerging technologies. The event will include panels and keynotes on the future of media; 100 interactive technology demonstrations; cutting-edge research and startup presentations; and 18+ hands-on workshops from Verizon 5G Labs, ASCAP, The Associated Press, SRI International and more. Register today for 30% off admission with code WICT.

Keep an eye here for more fall events!

Upcoming National Events

Nov 29-30-Betsy Magness Graduate Institute

An exclusive event for BMLI Alumnae November 29-30 in Philadelphia PA. Click here for info.

 

Congratulations WICT NY 2019 Career Catalyst Award winner Margaret G. Kim!

For more on the award and to see the video tribute to “Peggy” click here. To read Peggy’s blog post on what WICT NY means to her, click here.

Previous Events

June 18th-Let’s Talk Tuesdays: Career Transitions

At our most recent Let’s Talk Tuesdays session, WICT NY Members discussed and learned strategies to positive approaches to career transitions.

June 19th-Skills for Success: Marketing your Brand Toolkit

Rebecca Vertucci of The Vertucci Group led a workshop presented by WICT NY in partnership with the Discovery Women’s Network-NY!

 

June 13th-Summer Mixer!

WICT NY members gathered on the beautiful YOTEL rooftop terrace for an evening of networking, speed mentoring, food, fun and games.

June 10th-Tech it Out with AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning, natural language processing, computer vision, and a variety of other technologies are among the most compelling technology developments for media companies, offering possibilities for the creation, production, distribution and monetization of media content and interactive experiences.  Click here for pics from our evening with Sowmya Gottipati, Vice President of NBCU’s Media Labs, Innovation moderated by Amy Chen, Director of Entrepreneurship Programs at NYC Media Lab where we learned how can we become fluent about the technology to feel like we are truly aware about what AI is and what it can do in our business and for our industry.

May 16th– American Heart Association’s Wall Street Run & Heart Walk

Thank you to those who joined WICT NY at the American Heart Association’s Wall Street Run & Heart Walk!

May 7th-The Delicate art of Self Promotion

Co-hosted by WICT NY and FreeWheel A Comcast Company 

There are many reasons why you should promote the value you deliver to your department and your company. However, mastering the delicate art of self-promotion isn’t easy. Overdo it and you can get a reputation as a grandstander, but duck the limelight and you miss out on well-deserved recognition.

April 24th-Branding yourself in the digital world 

Joanne Tombrakos led WICT NYon how to get our story straight and in brand ourselves in the digital world.

March 26th-Let’s Talk Tuesdays: Forming your Plan B

At WICT NY’s last Let’s Talk Tuesdays members discussed and learned strategies from peers and industry leaders that helped gain the courage to establish a career Plan B. Check out the pics here!

March 22nd-WICT NY Meet-Ups. A Night of Women’s Empowerment at The Rubin Museum

WICT NY and NAMIC members met up for an evening of intentional conversation and a guided tour on female empowerment where they discovered the stories and rituals of powerful female figures in Himalayan art.

March 6th-Ladies Get Paid Webinar: Master Networking

How can we rethink networking? In this webinar, Ladies Get Paid founder Claire Wasserman provided insight into ways to grow and leverage your network for new opportunities. Learn skills like identifying key people, authentically connecting, finding allies at work and more. Missed the live webinar? It’s available here!

Feb 27th-WICT NY Annual Membership Mixer!

Thank you for joining us at our annual mixer. Click here for pics!

Feb 21st-Getting the Most Out of WICT Webinar

Are you a WICT member or interested in joining? This webinar will teach you about how to get the most of your membership. Learn about opportunities to join a committee, volunteer, or attend future events. Maximize your member experience and learn about new ways to get involved. Missed the live webinar? It’s available here!