Events

Morning Jolt with WoTech

Come join your village of women in technology for a morning jolt of real talk. We’re hosting these every month to help us make connections and have casual conversations covering various topics about jobs, mentor requests, and everything in between. There is no judgment, come as you are, liquids in the cup are optional, jump […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Avenue Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Cairina: Better Treatments for Complex Cancers Cairina Inc. is a Roanoke, Virginia based startup company that provides image analysis, modeling, and visualization solutions for personalized medicine applications initially focusing on automated surgical planning for cancer treatment and outcome optimization for individuals with aggressive gliomas. Co-Founder Dr. Jenny Munson will talk about Cairina’s progress to date, priorities, […]

RAMP Pitch & Polish

Pitch & Polish clinics provide a valuable opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to a team of regional mentors who want to help them polish their presentation, provide feedback on their business model, and connect them with the resources they need to grow. These are private events with one company at a time […]

Lunch & Learn with WoTech

Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage 6 Old Whitmore Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

WoTech welcomes Jennifer Huffman to the Lunch & Learn stage for a conversation dedicated to building confidence in negotiation for women in tech roles and industries. Walk away with critical tools and tactics that female leaders of all ages and stages of their career can immediately leverage to enhance negotiation skills in a dynamic workplace. […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Avenue Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

From Problem to Prototype Dr. Umar Sofi is creating a smart, patient-responsive high-flow oxygen delivery system that addresses the pain points experienced by health care professionals and patients using the current systems.  He will talk about his journey from idea to prototype, lessons learned, and what he anticipates the future holds. About The Speaker Dr. […]

BIT SWVA eSports Invitational

Historic Fishburn Mansion - Roanoke Parks and Recreation eSports Lab, 3rd Floor 714 13th Street Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Get ready gamers! We're incredibly excited to announce an engaging two-day eSports tournament taking place on the 28th and 29th of December at the Historic Fishburn Mansion in Roanoke, VA. Gaming sessions will run from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm, promising intensive, adrenaline-charged competition for all attendees.The tournament will be focusing on two hugely popular, […]

BIT SWVA eSports Invitational

Historic Fishburn Mansion - Roanoke Parks and Recreation eSports Lab, 3rd Floor 714 13th Street Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Get ready gamers! We're incredibly excited to announce an engaging two-day eSports tournament taking place on the 28th and 29th of December at the Historic Fishburn Mansion in Roanoke, VA. Gaming sessions will run from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm, promising intensive, adrenaline-charged competition for all attendees.The tournament will be focusing on two hugely popular, […]

ChatGPT Shenanigans 1: May I Please Have Some Malware?

1901 Group 1331 Research Center Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

ChatGPT gives us the ability to create scripts, fix programming mistakes, and even tell jokes with ease. For obvious reasons however, ChatGPT's ability to produce any kind of hateful, malicious or unlawful content has been severely curtailed. Come to this highly technical real-world presentation and see how with just a few key interactions and logic-injections, […]

Beer & Biotech

Big Lick Brewing Co. 409 Salem Avenue Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

TECHLAB: From Local Start Up to Global Diagnostics Group Join us in welcoming Rob Day as he takes us through TECHLAB’s journey from a local start up through investment by private equity into a global player in the in-vitro diagnostic world.  TECHLAB and SSI Diagnostica specialize in the use of antibodies and proteins to detect […]

BIT SWVA eSports Invitational

Historic Fishburn Mansion - Roanoke Parks and Recreation eSports Lab, 3rd Floor 714 13th Street Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Get ready gamers! We're incredibly excited to announce an engaging two-day eSports tournament taking place on the 28th and 29th of December at the Historic Fishburn Mansion in Roanoke, VA. Gaming sessions will run from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm, promising intensive, adrenaline-charged competition for all attendees.The tournament will be focusing on two hugely popular, […]