Monday, October 21, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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Embassy Suites Hotel 
300 Court Street
Charleston, WV 25301

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Anne Barth 
TechConnect West Virginia 

2019 Women & Technology Conference 


This year's Women & Technology Conference, to be held October 21, will feature inspiring women speakers on the cutting edge of technology, value-added panel discussions, quality networking and more. Technology touches all aspects of life, and the information shared at the conference will be relevant to all industry sectors and educational institutions.

Who should attend?  Women working in technology fields as well as those interested in pursuing, or migrating to, a technology-focused career.  In addition, anyone interested in exploring ways to bridge the tech gender gap and inspiring future generations of girls to pursue STEM fields is encouraged to attend. 

Register Now!

The conference will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Charleston, WV. A special discounted room rate of $129 (plus tax) is available for conference attendees for the night of October 20. Please make your reservation no later than Friday, Sept. 20 in order to receive the discounted rate. To reserve a room online, click here. To make your reservation by phone, call (304) 347-8700 and reference conference code "Women & Technology."   

Registration for the conference will begin at 8:00 am and the event concludes at 4:30 pm.  To see the conference agenda, click here.

Registration Fees and Payment

  • Early registration fee (through October 11):  $105
  • Regular registration fee (October 12-21): $120
  • Student registration fee: $65  (Qualifying students are in WV K-12, 2-year and 4-year higher ed institutions.)

An early registration fee of $105 is available to conference registrants through Friday, October 11.  After October 11, the registration fee is $120. Students can register at a special discounted rate of $65.  The registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and snacks. 

The registration fee can be paid via credit card, PayPal or by check.

If you would like to pay with a check, please make it payable to TechConnect West Virginia and mail before October 16 to the address below.  Please include "Women & Technology Conference" in the subject line on the check.

TechConnect West Virginia
1740 Union Carbide Drive, Room 4203
South Charleston, WV 25303-2732

For additional information on the Conference or Sponsorship Opportunities, contact Anne Barth at anne@techconnectwv.org.  

Thanks to our sponsors for making this event possible!

Science Level:

Marshall University

West Virginia Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Science & Research Division, West Virginia HEPC

Technology Level:

NASA West Virginia Space Grant Consortium

Suddenlink by Altice

West Virginia Jobs Investment Trust

West Virginia Regional Technology Park

Engineering Level:

The High Technology Foundation


National Energy Technology Laboratory

West Virginia University

Math Level:

Allegheny Science & Technology

West Virginia Press Association

--Sponsors as of Sept. 25, 2019--

We look forward to seeing you on October 21 at the 2019 Women & Technology Conference!

The Women & Technology Conference, an initiative of TechConnectWV, addresses the under-representation of women in fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).  The conference aims to encourage women involved in technology education and research, private enterprises, the public sector, investing, and entrepreneurship.