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The Successful You: 2010 Women's Leadership Forum

MITX & Microsoft

Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

The Successful You: 2010 Women's Leadership Forum

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Join MITX, the Microsoft New England R&D Center, top industry leaders and inspirational entrepreneurs in a half-day forum that will give you the tools you need to drive success in your career and life. Our first annual forum is designed for mid to senior level women in tech and business who are interested in elevating their careers to the next level.


What's in store for you? Practical lessons to apply to your career today.

  • Engage in one-on-one mentoring discussions with female thought leaders in business and tech. 
  • Refresh your communications skills at a workshop on effective presentations.
  • Attend a panel discussion on lessons learned from esteemed entrepreneurs and women in tech. 
  • Use our personal branding seminar to start building your brand.  
  • Make yourself a priority with a realistic time management workshop.
  • Spice up your signature style with a professional wardrobe consultation offered by Saks Fifth Avenue.
  • And much more!

Speakers to Date:

  • Dr. Judith Giordan, Director, VentureWell and former VP R&D, PepsiCo
  • Gloria Larsen, President, Bentley University
  • Maria Cirino, Founder, .406 Ventures
  • Laura Fitton, CEO/Founder,
  • Emily Nagle Green, President & CEO, the Yankee Group
  • Pamela Reeve, Chair, The Commonwealth Institute
  • Shirley Singleton, Chairman of the Board, President & CEO, Edgewater Technology
  • Yvonne Spicer, Vice President, Advocacy & Educational Partnerships, Museum of Science Boston

Each ticket includes access to all seminars, lunch, evening cocktail reception, gift bag and more! 

All forum proceeds to benefit girls organizations Girls Angle and Science Club for Girls. Attendees to vote for benefiting organization.


Special Offer for Students!  

Student scholarships will be available through Stay in MA, an event scholarship program for Massachusetts-based college students. Scholarships are available for any currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate student up to $100 per event per student.  For more information, please visit


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When & Where

One Memorial Drive
Cambridge, 02142

Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

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MITX & Microsoft

About MITX

Established in 1996, MITX—the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX) is the region’s premier professional organization for the Internet business & marketing industry. Reaching more than 7,500 professionals in New England, MITX is the community for thought leadership, building business relationships and professional training and development. Members of the MITX community take advantage of events, sponsorships, speaking opportunities and networking to make business connections and exchange ideas. With over 60 events annually, MITX provides its members with the opportunity to promote their companies to targeted audiences and provides a valuable forum for networking to source potential business leads, partnerships, ideas, funding and other likeminded peers in the industry. MITX is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.

About the Microsoft New England Research & Development Center

The Microsoft New England Research & Development Center is a research and software innovation campus located in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts. This campus is home to Microsoft Research New England, Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) SharePoint Workspace, Microsoft Technical Computing, and other product teams from across Microsoft. Visit us at, follow us on Twitter or attend one of our upcoming events.

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