Women in IT 2017

Women in IT logo 2017


Online registration is now closed, however you are still
welcome to attend!  Please arrive at 8:30 a.m. to complete
on-site registration. We will not have any extra lunches
available, so please bring your own.

Women in IT Event set for April 21!

Kahl Education Center
326 W. Third Street, Davenport

Join this FREE Information Technology conference specifically for women currently employed in the field. Anyone interested in becoming a student in the world of computers is also welcome to attend!

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Ellen Kabat Lensch, Executive Director of Resource Development and InnovationJust Do I.T.!
Dr. Ellen Kabat Lensch
Vice Chancellor of Workforce and Economic Development
Eastern Iowa Community Colleges

Dr. Ellen Kabat Lensch will speak on where the world of Information Technology is today and tomorrow.

As EICC’s Vice Chancellor of Workforce and Economic Development, she is in the unique position of being in continuous contact with the leaders in this area’s IT industry. Through the college’s Sector Boards, she regularly meets with these leaders to learn what their current employment demands are and to determine the training that will be needed for the jobs of the future.

In addition to her Workforce and Economic Development responsibilities, she serves as the college’s Executive Director of Resource Development Innovation, and Executive Director of the Advanced Technology, Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC). ATEEC also houses the college’s new EON Reality Virtual and Augmented Reality training center.


Just a Partial List of Session Topics Includes:

  • IT Project Management & Business Analysis
  • On the Cutting Edge: Virtual Reality
  • Managing, Mentoring & Maximizing Millennials in the Workplace
  • How Autonomous Vehicles Impact All Industries
  • Networking: The Other Kind



See full schedule here

Registration        8:30 a.m.
Keynote              9 – 9:40 a.m.
Breakout             9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Lunch                 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Breakout            12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
Discussions       2:15 – 2:45 p.m.
Wrap Up             2:45 p.m.


Eastern Iowa Community Colleges offers a wide range of Information Technology degrees and classes. Check it out at www.eicc.edu/it

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