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Register Now for The WICT Network's 2022 Leadership Conference
  • Join The WICT Network in New York or on your favorite remote device for our Leadership Conference: The Great Reset, October 10-11, 2022
  • Journalist and best-selling author Robin Roberts to headline Day 2
  • Learn more & register now; the early bird registration deadline is July 31

Executive Development Series: Registration Open for Fall Programs
  • Register for Leading with Power and Authenticity or Executive Leadership Presence
  • Seating is limited in both programs and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis

Women in Technology Award Applications are Being Accepted Through this Friday
  • Current members in both The WICT Network and SCTE are encouraged to apply for the Women in Technology Award
  • This year’s award will be presented during the SCTE® Cable-Tec Expo®, September 19-22, 2022.

The WICT Network's Women of the Year and Women to Watch Award Applications are Being Accepted Through this Friday
  • We invite you to nominate visionary leaders for our Women of the Year and Women to Watch Awards
  • This year’s award recipients will be recognized at the Touchstones Luncheon, Monday, October 10, in New York

Calling All BMLI Alumnae: Join The WICT Network for the 2022 Betsy Magness Graduate Institute
  • BMLI graduates are invited to register today for the 2022 Betsy Magness Graduate Institute (BMGI)
  • The program provides focused instruction and discussions on key management challenges

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The first 100 registrants will receive a complimentary copy of Robin Roberts' most recent book, Brighter by The Day: Waking Up to New Hopes and Dreams

The WICT Network is pleased to present the 2022 Leadership Conference, aptly themed THE GREAT RESET. This year’s conference takes place Monday, October 10 and Tuesday, October 11, at the New York Marriott Marquis. Join us as we take a deep dive into the newest, cutting-edge business innovations and workplace solutions to address business strategy, human capital, productivity, psychological safety, DEI and what it means to be a great leader today. In-person and hybrid participation options are available; visit to register for either the in-person program or the hybrid program.
Robin Roberts

Journalist and best-selling author Robin Roberts will address the audience during the Tuesday opening general session of The WICT Network's 2022 Leadership Conference. Roberts is the co-anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America, founder and president of Rock'n Robin Productions and a New York Times best-selling author.

In her latest book, Brighter by the Day: Waking Up to New Hopes and Dreams, Roberts offers a window into how she feeds her own mind, spirit, and soul, and invites readers to do the same. She explains that just like any skill, optimism requires practice and demonstrates how we can shift our mindsets to give ourselves permission to let our best intentions take root.

Robin Roberts is executive producing Harlem Hellfighters for the History Channel. This four-part documentary will profile the all-Black, World War I Military Infantry Unit through the eyes of bandleader James Europe and privates Henry Johnson and Horace Pippin. The Harlem Hellfighters fought the Germans with the French Army after U.S. troops refused to fight alongside them, eventually earning France’s highest military honor. Harlem Hellfighters, produced by Rock’n Robin Productions and RadicalMedia, follows on the heels of Roberts' 2021 History documentary, Tuskegee Airmen: Legacy of Courage.
Accommodations - New York Marriott Marquis

Plan now to join us LIVE in the heart of New York City in Times Square! Make your hotel reservations at the New York Marriott Marquis today to lock in the room rate of $339/night (plus tax), while supplies last. The group cutoff date is September 16, or until the group rate is sold out. Click here to reserve your room or call 1-877-303-0104.
Guest rooms and rates are subject to availability.
Register Now for The WICT Network's Executive Development Series:

Leading with Power and Authenticity
Executive Leadership Presence
The WICT Network's Executive Development Series (EDS) is designed to help mid-career professional women build skills that are critical to effectively delivering results within their organizations, with a focus on mastering competencies vital to success at the director and VP level. The two seminars of the series, Executive Leadership Presence and Leading with Power and Authenticity, may be taken in any order.

What you need to know:

  • We are excited to see you in person for both programs in the series this October!
  • Seating is limited in both programs and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
EDS: Executive Leadership Presence

October 19-20, 2022 | Rancho Bernardo Inn | San Diego, CA

Executive Leadership Presence is designed to develop leadership presence as a means to inspire confidence, engage and influence others, and maintain productivity while increasing visibility and career mobility. This two-day program will introduce participants to a unique framework and toolkit of 12 specific attributes, skills and thought processes that work together to help them build knowledge and expertise.

Here's what past attendees said about their experiences at Executive Leadership Presence:

  • Branding is something that's talked about all of the time from a product perspective. But rarely is the opportunity presented to talk about personal branding. I was looking forward to this content, and it over-delivered – loved every minute of it!

  • Absolutely valuable information presented with passion and practiced with other women hungry to learn. Must-have training for aspiring women leaders.

  • The Executive Leadership Presence seminar provides the missing links in career development and sheds light on the things that keep you from moving up in your career - all in a candid and safe environment.
EDS: Leading With Power and Authenticity

October 19-21, 2022 | Rancho Bernardo Inn | San Diego, CA

Leading with Power and Authenticity is designed to provide you with the tools to master competencies critical to sustainable performance. Create exponential impact by cultivating the authenticity and powerful connections that inspire trust and confidence from peers and high-performing teams. With an experiential learning environment, combining theory and practice, you will clarify your leadership vision and learn tactics for making it a reality.

Here's what past attendees took away from Leading with Power and Authenticity:

  • I learned so much about myself and the inner strength it took to get me this far, and how I can harness that in my current position and beyond to be a better leader.

  • EDS: LWPA was a safe space to explore my challenges, triumphs, failures, and insecurities with some truly amazing women. The feedback I received was so generous and I have a new set of tools - plus increased confidence to use them.

  • LWPA was one of the best training experiences due to the amazing women that attended and the presenters' unique wisdom, insights and guidance. A must-do!
Women in Technology Award Applications are Being Accepted Through this Friday
The Women in Technology Award recognizes and honors leading women technology professionals and acknowledges the achievements of one woman who has demonstrated outstanding professional growth and significantly contributed to the advancement of technology in the cable and media industry. The Women in Technology Award is presented in partnership with the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), The WICT Network and Cablefax.

This year’s award will be presented during the SCTE® Cable-Tec Expo®, September 19-22, 2022.
The nomination deadline is this Friday, July 15, 2022. 

The WICT Network gratefully acknowledges the Women in STEM sponsor.
The WICT Network's Women of the Year and Women to Watch Award Applications are Being Accepted Through this Friday

Honorees to be celebrated live at The WICT Network Touchstones Luncheon
Monday, October 10, 2022 | Marriott Marquis | New York, NY

Deadline for nominations is Friday, July 15, 2022, at 5:00 pm (Eastern)

Pioneer. Visionary. Catalyst. Who do you envision when you read those words?
The WICT Network is proud to focus on some of the industry’s most accomplished and influential professionals. The Women of the Year and Women to Watch will be recognized in-person at the Touchstones Luncheon on Monday, October 10 in New York. The live event will showcase the value of gender diversity and inclusion while recognizing women who are paving the way for tomorrow's generation of leaders. Click here for more information about this one-of-a-kind celebratory event.

We invite you to nominate visionary leaders for our Women of the Year and Women to Watch Awards. You can nominate women from your own company, an industry colleague or simply someone who inspires you. To view past honorees and submit a nomination, visit our website. 

Need help getting started with your nomination? Click here to view tips to ensure the Review Panel has all of the information it needs to get to know your candidate. In addition to the criteria below, nominees should embody the characteristics of The WICT Network's Touchstones of Leadership.
Click here to reserve your branded table at the Touchstones Luncheon and join the growing list of supporters!

The WICT Network Gratefully Acknowledges the
Champion Sponsor of the 2022 Touchstones Luncheon
2022 Betsy Magness Graduate Institute (BMGI):
Creating Change Through Human-Centered Leadership

November 14-16, 2022 | InterContinental Buckhead | Atlanta, GA

Exclusively for BMLI alumnae

Organizations and leaders around the globe are navigating critical, day-to-day realities that demand more time and attention than ever before. From the Great Resignation and hybrid work norms to a renewed focus on racial justice and gender equity; understanding how to engage employees through a lens of human-centered leadership has never been more important.

The 2022 BMGI program and its focus on human-centered leadership is grounded in key principles of neuroscience and groundbreaking global research conducted by our faculty partners from the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL). Through an interactive, practical and experiential program, you will gain a deeper understanding of human-centered leadership.

As a Betsy Magness Leadership Institute (BMLI) graduate, we invite you to register today for the 2022 BMGI program to enhance your leadership insights and boost your strategic vision for the future. Register by August 15 so you can take advantage of a special $100 discount.
The program will open with a reception at 6:00 pm on Monday, November 14 (to include Classes 46 and 47 of BMLI) and will conclude by 12:30 pm on Wednesday, November 16. All sessions will take place at Atlanta's InterContinental Buckhead.
Accommodations - InterContinental Buckhead

Plan now to join us LIVE in Atlanta! InterContinental Hotels brings a new luxury lifestyle experience in the chic Buckhead area with spacious newly-renovated executive rooms, a redesigned lobby, and a garden reminiscent of a classic manor home with southern charm. Make your hotel reservations at the InterContinental Buckhead today to lock in the room rate of $239/night (plus tax). Click here to reserve your room.

Guest rooms and rates are subject to availability.
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