Turning Innovation Into Enterprise


Sept. 10, 2018 – Women & Technology Conference

September 10, 2018 - September 10, 2018
8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Embassy Suites Hotel
300 Court Street
Charleston, WV 25301

September 10, 2018

Embassy Suites Hotel

Charleston, West Virginia

The 2018 Women & Technology Conference will feature inspiring women speakers on the cutting edge of technology, value-added educational sessions, quality networking and the 2018 Spirit of Innovation Awards.

This premier event attracts women working in technology fields, those interested in pursuing or migrating to a tech-focused career, education leaders, industry professionals, agency officials, nonprofit leaders, students and more. Anyone interested in exploring ways to bridge the tech gender gap and inspire future generations of girls to pursue STEM fields is encouraged to attend.


Registration Fees and Payment:

  • Early registration fee (through August 31):  $95
  • Regular registration fee (September 1-7): $110
  • Student registration fee (through August 31): $65

For lodging information, click here.

To see the agenda, click here.

To learn about the 2018 Lightning Pitch Competition, click here.

LED Credits: The 2018 Women & Technology Conference qualifies for six (6) Local Economic Development Credits.

For additional information or to inquire about sponsorships, contact Anne Barth at anne@techconnectwv.org.

Thanks to our sponsors for helping make this event possible!

Science Level:

Marshall University

The High Technology Foundation

WV Higher Education Policy Commission, Division of Science & Research

West Virginia University


Technology Level:

NASA WV Space Grant Consortium

WV Executive Magazine

WV Jobs Investment Trust

WVU Women’s Business Center


Engineering Level:


WV Manufacturing Extension Partnership


Math Level:

Allegheny Science & Technology

BrickStreet Insurance

Chancellor’s Office, WV Higher Education Policy Commission

University of Charleston


Click here for a snapshot of the 2017 Women & Technology Conference.