About The Event

ACT-W National offers three days of inspiring and educational speaker sessions from some of the best in the industry, formal training workshops, one-on-one career coaching, Community Fair activities, after hours parties, and so much more.

Presented by ChickTech, ACT-W National focuses on providing you with inspiring and actionable education in career development, leadership, technology, and diversity.

WHERE

Phoenix Convention Center
(South Building)
Phoenix, AZ

WHEN

Tuesday to Friday
April 10th – 13th, 2018


You Belong

Missing that sense of community at your workplace, school, or job search that supports your growth and exploration in tech? Join 2,000+ talented tech women and allies with all experience levels and backgrounds.

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Past Attendee Demographics

Ticket Prices

  • Student

  • 3-Day Conference Admission
  • 4 Tracks of Learning (Career Development, Leadership, Diversity & Inclusion, and Technology)
  • Gain community of empowerment & support
  • 4 Keynotes, 10 Lightning Talks, 8 Workshops, & 42 Breakout Sessions
  • Formal technical training and “Train the Trainer” workshops
  • Join a Hackathon
  • Network with like-minded allies and businesses
  • 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, Coffee Breaks
  • Access to happy hours and to after hours activities
  • 3-Day Community and Career Fair
  • $195
  • Register Today!
  • General

  • 3-Day Conference Admission
  • 4 Tracks of Learning (Career Development, Leadership, Diversity & Inclusion, and Technology)
  • Gain community of empowerment & support
  • 4 Keynotes, 10 Lightning Talks, 8 Workshops, & 42 Breakout Sessions
  • Formal technical training and “Train the Trainer” workshops
  • Join a Hackathon
  • Network with like-minded allies and businesses
  • 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, Coffee Breaks
  • Access to happy hours and to after hours activities
  • 3-Day Community and Career Fair
  • $495
  • Register Today!

Hurry Up!

Registration costs go up February 1, 2018 and the conference starts in only:

Thank You to Our Partners!

Conference Schedule

Our Speakers

Volunteer at ACT-W National

“ChickTech has opened up doors for me on so many levels. I have met the most amazing people, worked with incredible organizations, and have been able to collaborate with the most influential members in the technology industry.”

— Dave, ChickTech Volunteer

 


We’re seeking qualified volunteers to support us in a variety of roles at this year’s conference. Volunteer registration opens February 1, 2018, however, if you’re interested in joining our volunteer team, let us know and we’ll send you more information when registration opens.

 

Volunteer Pre-Registration

About ChickTech

ChickTech is a nonprofit organization dedicated to retaining women in the technology workforce and increasing the number of women and girls pursuing technology-based careers.

ChickTech envisions a safe, inclusive, and innovative technology future that includes equal pay, participation, and treatment of women.

All proceeds from the ACT-W National Conference go towards providing local high school girls with STEM education programs and spreading ChickTech’s reach to create a culture of inclusion for all!

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Location

Phoenix Conference Center (South Building) - 33 S 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phoenix is home to one of the fastest growing tech scenes in the nation, and a great place to escape to in April.

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