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Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Yvette Kanouff, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Service Provider Video Software & Solutions Group of Cisco​ will deliver the opening keynote.



Yvette Kanouff


Yvette received the National Cable and Television Association’s 2014 Vanguard Award for Leadership in Science and Technology. Cablefax included her numerous times on its Top 100 Women list, named her the industry’s “Top Techie” for 2011, and included her in its Cablefax’s “Digital Hot List” for 2012. Other accolades include the 2001 Multichannel News Wonder Woman award and the Woman in Technology award from SCTE, WICT and Cablefax.


Bob Stanzione, Chairman and CEO of ARRIS, 

will deliver the closing k​eynote.​


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Robert J. Stanzione


Bob is a board member of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). He was awarded the SCTE's Chairman's Award in 2008, the NCTA Vanguard Award for Associates & Affiliates in 2009, and was inducted into the Cable TV Pioneers in 2010.​


The program will also feature Sherita Ceasar, Vice President of National Video Deployment Engineering for Comcast Communications. Recently named the 2014 Women in Technology Award honoree, Ceasar will take part in a panel discussion to be moderated by Veronica Sheehan, Senior Vice President of Global Network, Technology & Studio Operations, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Additional panelists will include Vickie Fiala, GVP, Business Operations & Planning, Time Warner Cable; Tammy Franklin, EVP, Digital, Scripps Networks Interactive; and Maria Popo, President & Chief Business Officer, Ubee Interactive, Inc.​


The 2014 Tech It Out Conference will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, inside of SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo®, in Denver, CO, with NAMIC and SCTE serving as our partners.

 

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The Tech It Out Conference is designed to bring together thought-leaders in technology from both inside and outside the cable industry. Speakers share their insights on leadership development with our target audience of women and people of color. In addition to a panel discussion, the Tech It Out Conference allows dedicated time for leadership training, as well as a guided group tour of select SCTE exhibits. More information about the 2014 program will be available soon. 


WICT's Tech It Out Initiative was launched in 2009 with a goal to create strong women leaders in technology, while also raising awareness about the vast opportunities for women in cable technology.


Attendance at the Tech It Out Conference is complimentary, but you do need to register. To register, please click here (this link will take you to the website of our program partner, SCTE, to complete your registration and ensure you have a badge onsite).

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2013 WICT Tech It Out

 

Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

 

The 2013 Tech It Out Conference was held on October 23, 2013, from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, inside of SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo®, in Atlanta, GA, with NAMIC and SCTE serving as our partners.

 

 

 

Click here to view a downloadable version of the
2013 TIO Agenda and Speaker Biographies. 

 

Opening Keynote Speaker:


Kim Perdikou,
Independent Director, Innovation Fund Portfolio Companies, Juniper Networks

 

Speakers:


Pictured (L to R): Cathy Oakes, SVP, Operations, SCTE ; Sherita Ceasar, VP, NETO, DE, National Video Deployment Engineering, Comcast; Leslie Ellis (moderator), Independent Technology Writer/Analyst, Ellis Edits; Stephanie Mitchko-Beale, SVP, Video Infrastructure Software, Cablevision Systems; Nomi Bergman, President, Bright House Networks; Parthavi Das, Chief of Staff, Women in Cable Telecommunications; Kim Perdikou, Independent Director, Innovation Fund Portfolio Companies, Juniper Networks

 

To see more photos, visit our Facebook page.

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 WICT recognizes the following sponsors of the
2014 Tech It Out Conference:

PLATINUM



SILVER

 

BRONZE


 

PATRON

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INDUSTRY PARTNERS

 



 

 

 

 

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WICT recognizes our 2014 Touchstone Partners