The Southwest Chapter's Programming mission is to develop women leaders by providing the skills for success. We will achieve this through innovative, educational, and compelling programs that will inspire and grow our membership. Our chapter also highlights the value of men supporting women in the industry.


2018 Calendar

WICT National and local Southwest chapter events and webinars

Jan – Feb 10th: Kickoff Events (Various locations in Phoenix, Tucson and Las Vegas)

Learn about the advantages of signing up for a WICT Southwest Chapter membership.

February 13th: Mentoring Presentation and Kickoff Event (CableONE – Phoenix, AZ)

Learn about the advantages of mentoring, spark interest in the Mentoring Circles program and the advantages of signing up for a WICT Southwest Chapter Membership.  

February 6th: SCTE Cactus Chapter Vendor Day (Phoenix, AZ)

Network with various professionals in the Telecommunications industry and make sure to visit our very own WICT Southwest Chapter info table.

March 5th Health and Wellness Coffee Talk (Tempe, AZ)

Learn healthy tips and tricks on how to be healthy at work and at home even while holding down a full-time career and family.

March 22nd Inside Out Development (CableONE – Phoenix, AZ)

Learn about different coaching techniques to allow for better conversations, decision making and improved individual action.

April (Date TBD): Communication Skillsets Coffee Talk (CableONE – Phoenix, AZ)

Learn effective and simple ways to develop your communication skills

April (Date TBD): Phoenix Pride Parade sponsored by Cox Communications (Phoenix, AZ)

Join the parade that helps celebrate the LGBTQ Community

April/May (Date TBD):  LinkedIn Training and Kickoff Event (TEKSystems – Tempe, AZ)

Learn how to build a top-notch LinkedIn account and the advantages of signing up for a WICT Southwest Chapter Membership.

May (Date TBD): Spring Mixer and Charity Auction (Private residence in Phoenix, AZ)

A time for WICT members and those interested in becoming a member to network while raising money for a charitable cause.

June (Date TBD): Mentoring Circles Program Kickoff (CableONE – Phoenix, AZ)

This in-person mentoring session will focus on self-awareness and emotional intelligence. Learn how you are perceived from others and gain knowledge about your career path in this large and small group setting. The program will last for 6 months with one session scheduled each month.

June (Date TBD): Resume Wiring and Interview Skills Coffee Talk (Phoenix, AZ)

Learn how to take your career successfully to the next level by listening to professional recruiters discuss the do’s and don’ts of resume writing and interview skills

June/July (Date TBD): Professional Head Shot Event (Phoenix, AZ)

Beef up your personal brand and online profile with a professional headshot

July (Date TBD): Mentoring and Golf Event (NDoor Golf Sports Bar – Phoenix, AZ)

This is a crowd favorite! Spend an evening with industry peers and professionals while taking a swing at golf in a relaxed, indoor environment. Small network groups will be led by a respected leader who will share his or her unique perspective on the value of mentoring, networking and the game of golf.

July (Date TBD): Back to School Clothing Drive (Grand Canyon University – Phoenix, AZ)

Join your WICT Southwest colleagues as we give back to the community where you will have an opportunity to help prepare kids in need for the school year. Help give these kids some new clothes and essential school supplies so they are ready to learn and excited to go back to school!

August (Date TBD): Open Board Meeting (Phoenix, AZ)

Folks that are interested in joining WICT or possibly thinking about taking a position on the board are able to attend a live WICT Chapter Board Meeting.

September (Date TBD): Speed Mentoring (Phoenix, AZ)

Meet with industry leaders in small network groups who will share his or her unique perspectives on the value of mentoring and networking

September 26th: Executive Luncheon / Awards Ceremony (Legacy Ballroom – Phoenix, AZ)

Join industry colleagues for a catered lunch while listening to an inspiring keynote speaker.

October 15 – 16: WICT National Leadership Conference (New York, NY)

Get a chance to attended the renowned leadership development event for the cable industry and take advantage of inspiring keynote speakers and innovative workshops covering a variety of topics as well as connecting with industry colleagues. Attendees will be immersed in leadership activities that will help to impact their bottom line.

November (Date TBD) Strategic Succession Planning (Phoenix, AZ)

Potential board members join a live Southwest Chapter board meeting where they learn about the various positions held on the board. This is an opportunity to show interest of joining the board while current board members decide if they are going to hold their positions, try a new position or rotate off the board.

December (Date TBD): Winter Mixer and Charity Fundraiser (TBD Phoenix, AZ)

A time for WICT members and those interested in becoming a member to network while raising money for a charitable cause.