Past Events

2021

Saturday Social

Saturday Social

February 2021

We got to know members and allies of our community, discussed goals, and shared what we are up to this year.

Design Matters: UI/UX Panel

Design Matters: UI/UX Panel

February 2021

We learned about how to enter this growing field from UI/UX leaders. They discussed how they found their passion for working in design and research, the skills needed to be successful, and how to land a job in this career path.

Deep Dive into Data

Deep Dive into Data

January 2021

For our first event of 2021, we learned about the exciting field of data from Data Science and Analytics leaders as they discussed how they found their passion for working with data, the skills needed to be successful, and how we can land a job in this career path.

Womxn At Work | Champions of Change

Womxn At Work | Champions of Change

March 2021

General Assembly, Latinas in Tech - Chicago, and AnitaB.org are teamed up to host this special event in celebration of Women's History Month. Five womxn from diverse backgrounds and lived experiences shared lightning talks shedding light on their personal and career journeys. This event featured our very own co-founder Safa Shameem as one of the panelists! :)

Chicago Startup Week: All Aboard the Mentorship

Chicago Startup Week: All Aboard the Mentorship

March 2021

Startup Week celebrated the achievements of entrepreneurial communities in Chicago. Sarah Ather is presented All Aboard the Mentorship! She talked about how to find a mentor and how to make the most of a mentorship relationship.

Celebrating Muslim Women in Tech

Celebrating Muslim Women in Tech

March 2021

We held a panel discussion lead by trailblazing women in tech as we wrapped up Women's History Month. This event was co-hosted with MWIT!

Eid Mubarak from TikTokers in Tech

Eid Mubarak from TikTokers in Tech

May 2021

What better way to celebrate Eid than by highlighting some amazing women making a difference while having some fun! We heard from awesome tech TikTokers Liz and Sameeyn talk about what it’s like to be a woman creating tech content.

Tech at Microsoft

Tech at Microsoft

June 2021

Our panelists discussed a day in the life of working at a big tech company, the unique problems they solve, and advice to land a career at Microsoft.

Back to School

Back to School

September 2021

We had an all-star panel of recent graduate college students who shared their insights on how to successfully navigate your college career, internships, and beyond!

Founders Panel

Founders Panel

July 2021