Startup Finance 101 panel

Posted: 03.08.2017

Last Thursday, the Girls in Tech Seattle team hosted four reputable and extremely knowledgeable panelists to talk about their experiences in raising funding and capital for their companies and startups. The panelists were Madhu Jagannathan, the current Director of Finance at Qumulo, and formerly of Dropbox and Microsoft; Teresa Kotwis,...

Teaming up to Hack the Workplace

Posted: 12.19.2016

Last month, Girls in Tech Seattle partnered with Smartsheet, a local startup, and Kal Academy, a non-profit bringing awareness and affordable technical education to women, for an event - "Hack the Workplace" - with featured speaker Kristin Toh Smith. Instead of a traditional panel where audience members sat and listened...

Hack the Workplace with Women in Tech

Posted: 11.08.2016

Kristin Smith, one of the authors of 'Women in Tech' will be teaching a mini workshop packed with practical advice and examples from the book. Book signing and Q&A to follow. Don't have the book? You'll be able to purchase at the event! Proceeds from book sales benefit Kal...

Kal Academy hosts #HackForHealthcare in partnership with Girls in Tech Seattle

Posted: 08.29.2016

   Kal Academy hosted their first hackathon on Aug 27th 2016 at Startup Hall in partnership with Girls in Tech Seattle. Healthcare is a topic that our team is very passionate about, and we feel very fortunate that over 100 participants chose to spend their Saturday with us to tackle...

Hack for Healthcare in August!

Posted: 08.12.2016

Our health is invaluable - and when it comes to healthcare, it's extremely important. But as a huge industry, it can be difficult to put new systems and technologies into place that would make processes more efficient. If you've ever wanted to take a day to brainstorm and come up...

Girls in Tech Seattle Hosts Sizzling Summer Mixer

Posted: 07.13.2016

Reblogging from the Girls in Tech site, here's a recap of the Girls in Tech Seattle Summer Mixer ! Girls in Tech Seattle has taken off, and it’s quite a site to see! After an impressive virtual reality launch event, GIT Seattle hosted a summer mixer, sponsored by Microsoft Women...

Lightning Talks for Girls in Tech’s Summer Mixer

Posted: 06.27.2016

Last week, we hosted our first-ever Women's VR/AR Create-Athon in collaboration with the Seattle VR/AR Collective, which was a resounding success! We're proud and happy to share that this event was featured on the Girls in Tech global blog!! Read all about it here. We wanted to follow this event...

Women’s VR/AR Create-athon!

Posted: 06.23.2016

This past weekend, Girls in Tech Seattle teamed up with the Seattle VR/AR Collective to put on the very first Women's Virtual Reality (VR)/Augmented Reality (AR) Create-athon at Startup Hall at the University of Washington. The goal of this event was not only to bring women with the mutual interests of...