#BUILTBYGIRLS: TECH BOSS 101 in the Girls' Lounge with AOL

location Austin | 10 AM-12 PM Saturday 12 March 2016 (EDT)

A leg up to the tech career of your dreams

Calling all high school girls who are ready to rock a tech-driven career (hint: every career)…

You're officially invited to join #BUILTBYGIRLS in The Girls' Lounge for Tech Boss 101 at South by Southwest.

In our two-hour coaching session, you'll learn what it takes to land an internship at the coolest tech companies from girls who've done it, practice the professional skills you need to be a #ladyboss, and mingle with the most influential women at SXSW.

We promise you'll walk away with serious knowledge, hard-to-get professional connections, and some cool swag to boot (trust us).


When: 10am - 12pm on Saturday, March 12th

Where: The Girls' Lounge, on the corner of Cesar Chavez St. and Red River St. in Austin, TX

Who can attend: High school girls with an interest in any career that involves technology! (Aka engineering, computer science, fashion, media, finance, law, fine arts, sports, agriculture, entrepreneurship, health, travel…we could go on! What we’re excited about is the fact that any path you decide to take can be supercharged by technology.)

What tech experience you need: None! Just an excitement to learn new skills and meet new people.

What you'll do: Take master classes from #BUILTBYGIRLS ambassadors with A+ professional experience, hear about tech careers from brilliant women at the top of their fields, and meet female leaders across industries for one-on-one career advice.

RSVP: First-come-first-serve; and spots are limited!

About #BUILTBYGIRLS: We challenge young women to be builders, creators, and innovators – the protagonists in your own lives. Whether you want to be the next Zuckerberg, or build the next great fashion empire, technology will fuel your passion and drive your success. #BUILTBYGIRLS gives young women the tools to help you build the world of tomorrow in the tech-enabled economy.

About The Girls’ Lounge: Every day, we support and mentor women to find their voice, embrace their feminine leadership powers and work together to transform corporate culture for this and future generations. Together, we are making meaningful strides to effect real change for real women.

About SXSW: The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery.



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