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The 2019 Women in Tech (WIT) Awards

Join Women Tech Founders as they build an army of role models representing the diverse voices in the tech community. This event will celebrate today’s most exciting female innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders leveraging technology.¬†Enjoy a spectacular gala of festivities, fun, and excitement.Connect to today’s most exciting leaders as you help inspire tomorrow’s women and girls to leverage the power of technology and entrepreneurship.

Who’s celebrated with Women Tech Founders?

  • Governor JB Pritzker
  • Angie Hicks, Founder of Angie’s List
  • Former Mayor Rahm Emanual
  • Former US Representative Melissa Bean
  • Illinois Comptroller, Suzanna Mendoza
  • Betsy Ziegler, CEO of 1871
  • Julia Kanouse, CEO of the Illinois Technology Association
  • Brenna Berman, CEO of City Tech Collaborative
  • Leading Founders, Investors and Leaders



  • 4:00 p.m. – Register & Mingle
  • 5:00 p.m. – FundHer Pitches
  • 6:00 p.m. – Cocktails, Exhibitors, and Networking
  • 7:00 p.m. – The 2019 Award Show
  • 8:30 p.m. – Cocktails and Networking
Students can use the promo code WTFSTU50 for 50% off the ticket price.
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