Many of us love technology because of the innovation, the variety of different ways to use it, and the fascinating cutting edge developments that come out regularly. However, this can also make technology difficult to keep up with!
At this quarter's GGD, Jenny Slade, former Communications Director for NCWIT and Senior Writer and Content Manager at Rally Software, will be covering this important question: how do you successfully stay up-to-date on tech, while juggling everything else in your life?
We'll be talking about information sources, how to focus on what's right for your needs/career, and even covering some of the most recent and growing trends in tech. Join us!
6:00-6:30 - Grab some dinner and network with wonderful women
6:30-6:50 - Welcome & Announcements
6:50-7:20 - "Staying Tech Relevant" presentation by Jenny Slade
7:20-7:45 - Q&A
7:45-8:00 - Thanks and wrap-up!
Jenny Slade is the newly anointed Senior Writer and Content Manager at Rally Software. Formerly she was Communications Director at the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT,) a national nonprofit that works with K-12 organizations, universities, startups, and corporations to increase women's participation in technology and computing. At NCWIT Jenny oversaw all external communications including the website, research reports, marketing campaigns, outreach, PR, and social media strategy. Prior to NCWIT Jenny held project management positions at Wall Street On Demand (now Markit) and CableLabs, and worked as a writer and editor for lifestyle publications. She attended the University of Pennsylvania and studied technical editing at the University of California at Berkeley.
Rally Software - Parking
Free parking and our main entrance are located on the North-East side of the building off Walnut St. Traveling East on Walnut, the building will be on your left and the parking lot entrance will be just past the building across from Rudi's Bakery.