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Harrison College - Columbus Campus
3880 Jackpot Road, Grove City, Ohio 43123
Harrison College — Columbus Campus invites you to Women in Tech, an event dedicated to women in the IT world and how you can become a part of it. Join us Monday, August 14th at 6 p.m. at the Columbus Campus located at 3880 Jackpot Road in Grove City. Admission and refreshments are free with RSVP.
RSVP for free admission. Space is limited.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in Computer and Information Technology are expected to grow by over 488,000 by 2024. Yet as recently as 2015, women only made up 25% of computing occupations. This event focuses on helping women harness the power and knowledge needed to break into this fast growing industry. Local leaders in the IT field will talk in depth about preparation, career opportunities and requirements. Harrison College will add valuable information on their IT programs and the opportunities they can create. Harrison College’s extensive entry-level School of Information Technology includes both a diploma and an associate program in the areas of IT and Technology Support.
Featured Speakers courtesy of WITI — Women In Technology International
-Kristine Snow: National Account Director — Fast Switch and Network Director — Women in IT International (WITI)
— Chelsea Akers: IT Recruiter — Fast Switch
Keynote speakers Kristine Snow and Chelsea Akers will speak on trends in technology in the Ohio River Valley and beyond. The evening’s program will be led by Kelli N. Jones of Be Nimble, a social enterprise with the goal of advancing diversity and inclusion initiatives in technology.
RSVP for free admission: bit.ly/WTech-Ohio-RSVP