17th Annual Advancing Women in Technology Wine Tasting & Scholarship Fundraiser
Join in the celebration on Thursday, November 15 as Advancing Women in Technology honors an amazing group of women in technology!
AWT will present their 17th annual Wine Tasting Gala and Fundraiser at Celebrations by Turnip Rose in Costa Mesa. The event will feature the presentation of AWT’s 2018 college scholarships as well as recognition awards for technology industry Rising Stars and Outstanding Executives.
DATE AND TIME
Thu, November 15, 2018 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM PST
Celebrations by Turnip Rose
1901 Newport Boulevard
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Festivities will include wine tasting, a light dinner and a fantastic silent auction offering the opportunity to bid on items such as electronics, weekend getaways, sporting events and gourmet gift baskets.
Our fabulous keynote speaker, Sheng Wang, is co-founder and CTO of Digital Motors. She’ll share her career journey across some of the industry’s most well-known companies including AutoGravity, Disneyland Parks & Resorts, Microsoft, eBay and Yodlee. Read more about Sheng Wang.
This year, AWT will award 14 scholarships to women studying technology at California colleges and universities. Scholarship applicants must meet several criteria which include having a GPA of 3.0 or greater, studying in the technology field and attending a California college or university. Since 2007, the AWT Charitable Foundation has awarded over $350,000 in scholarships to women studying at California colleges in pursuit of a career in technology. AWT’s scholarship awards are made possible through the generous support of members, community and industry sponsors.
You won’t want to miss this opportunity to meet some of our outstanding scholarship recipients and network with women and men in our local tech community.
AWT Members save $25 off the full advance ticket price, join AWT now for the discount plus a full year of membership benefits! https://awtca.org/membership/
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