WICT Southeast: Tech It Out – Applications of Emerging Technology
October 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Join WICT Southeast for our 2020 Tech It Out event, in partnership with Comcast, focused on Applications of Emerging Technology and Minorities in Tech. The event will offer the opportunity to join three different virtual sessions, each with its own unique topic and focus. Attendees can participate in as many as they choose!
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020
Session 1: 3:00-4:00PM (ET) The Future of Monetizing Content
We’ll talk with industry leadership on how the advertising industry has evolved from traditional advertising and how our industry had to change content monetization strategies to accommodate new distribution platforms.
Session 2: 4:10-4:50PM (ET) Technology’s Role in Adaptability
The pandemic has forced all of us to adapt. We’ll speak with leadership from across the Cable and Telecom industry about how they used technology to change the way their companies function (from virtual work to production operations) and which changes may be here to stay.
Session 3: 5:00-6:00PM (ET) Minorities in Tech
Panelists will be discussing obstacles that underrepresented minorities in technology face, why diversity and representation matters in the tech industry and solutions for increasing and retaining diversity in tech.