Hyland Hosts Inaugural Women in Tech Conference
Hyland will host the Women in Tech Conference on Saturday, October 8 at its headquarters in Westlake, Ohio. Working with close partners the Ohio Collaboration of Women in Computing (OCWiC) and We Can Code It, the half-day conference aims to inform women about the career opportunities within computer science and information technology (IT) professions.
Attendees will hear from female software developers, quality assurance (QA) specialists and senior IT managers who will provide insight into their technology backgrounds, what interested them about their chosen fields and the roles and responsibilities for their positions. The agenda for the Women in Tech Conference includes:
Welcome presentation from Brenda Kirk, senior vice president of corporate strategy and product at Hyland
'Choosing a Career in Computing' panel discussion
Presentation from We Can Code It Founder and CEO, Mel McGee
'Our Women in Tech Conference will encourage women to seek career opportunities within the technology sector,' said Brenda Kirk, senior vice president of corporate strategy and product at Hyland. 'We've arranged for an amazing group of presenters and technology professionals in hopes of sparking attendees' interest and awareness in technology professions.'
Registration for the conference is free and open to the public. For more details, visit Hyland's Eventbrite site.