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ARA Chicago: Women in Technology Career and Mentorship Speed Networking Event

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

ARA Chicago, in partnership with the Illinois Technology Association, is pleased to share the details of our next Women in Technology Career and Mentorship Forum — a speed networking event. Special thanks to Ifbyphone for donating their space, which was recently featured on Chicago Creative Space, highlighting its cool arrangement and unique connection to company culture.

ARA aspires to Attract women to the field of information technology; Retain relationships with women in the information technology industry; and Advance the role of women in the information technology community.

The criteria for participation follows:

Mentees: We are seeking IT practitioners and leaders with 3+ years corporate IT experience, or 3+ years of experience in roles supporting technology (i.e., Marketing and Sales), who aspire for continued career advancement.

Mentors: We are seeking women in senior IT leadership roles (i.e., CIO, CTO, Vice President, Director), and those which touch technology (i.e., CMO, Vice President/Director of Marketing and/or Sales), who are willing to serve as a resource to ARA and mentees.

If interested and able to attend, please click here to register.

A summary of the event logistics follows for your convenience:


Tuesday, December 10, 2013


5:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.


Ifbyphone (300 West Adams Street, Suite #900, Chicago, IL 60606)
Chicago, IL 60606



We hope to see you there and thank you, in advance, for support of our mission.

Register early — space is limited and participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.