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PDXWIT Presents: Setbacks to Comebacks in the Creative Industry

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AppNexus - a Xandr company

711 Southwest Alder Street

Portland, OR 97205

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Join PDXWIT in partnership with PAF (Portland Ad Federation) for Creative Women in Tech: Setbacks to Comebacks. This an ongoing series that highlights innovative women and underrepresented individuals who have gone through rough times, but continued to persevere and excel in their personal lives and careers. It will surely be an evening of inspiration.


This evening will feature a fireside chat with:

Tiffany Golden - Creative Producer at Wieden + Kennedy


Moderated by:

Nadya Ighani - Producer at Swift Agency


Agenda:

5:30 p.m. - Doors open / Networking

6:00 p.m. - Introduction

6:15 p.m. - Fireside Chat

6:45 p.m. - Q&A

7:00 p.m. - Networking

7:30 p.m. - Event ends



Event FAQ

Q: Will there be gender neutral restrooms?

A: Yes


Q: Is the space ADA accessible?

A: Yes


Q: Will there be food and drink at this event?

A: Yes


Q: What is the parking situation?

A: No onsite parking lot, but there are pay parking garages in the area


Q: Is there any special information that might help me find the entrance?

A: There is only one entrance to the building. Signs will be posted to guide attendees


Q: Is there secured bike parking?

A: No


Q: Should I consider using public transportation?

A: Yes! Public transportation is highly recommended. The building is close to Max lines, bus stops, and the streetcar


Q: Can I bring my dog?

A: No, we ask that you leave your furry friend home.


Purpose:

PDXWIT is a community-based non-profit organization. Our purpose is to strengthen the Portland women in tech community by offering educational programs, partnerships, mentorships, resources and opportunities. We are unifying a supportive environment for current and potential women in tech, all of whom are committed to helping each other. Our goal is to bring together and empower women in tech and to encourage others to pursue tech careers. This is our step towards reducing the gender imbalance in the industry and addressing the current negative effects of that imbalance on women.


Our events are inclusive. ALL people who support our purpose are welcome.


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