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Kicking off the OKWIT/ WEN Big Data Luncheon event today!

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RSVP for our Big Data Leadership Luncheon happening tomorrow in OKC and Tulsa!

Checkout the link and her bio below for a little background information on our amazing moderator for the event, Jeretta Horn Nord. She has received the Journal Record's Woman of the Year - 50 Making a Difference Award and the Association for Continuing Higher Education Special Recognition Award.

"Jeretta Horn Nord, Ed.D., has been a professor of management science and information systems at Oklahoma State University’s Spears School of Business for more than 25 years. In her position, she has taught numerous management science and information systems, entrepreneurship and management classes. She has brought more than 150 speakers to her classrooms and written multiple journal articles and a textbook. During her career, Nord has also devoted her time to other roles in the Spears School and the world. She has worked as the associate dean for the Spears School, served as a Fulbright Specialists Scholar in Europe, presented papers at international conferences in more than 20 countries, facilitated the OSU Women’s Business Leadership Conference, and co-founded and co-advised the OSU Chapter of the American Association for University Women. She served as Executive Director of the Spears School Speaker’s Bureau and Spears School Mentoring Program, which are initiatives to merge business and academics. Currently, Nord is the executive editor for The Journal of Computer Information Systems. In addition to her work as a professor, Nord is an established author and publisher. She recently released “MBA Preferred,” a book highlighting the top 50 OSU MBA alumni. She is also the founder of “A Cup of Cappuccino for the Entrepreneur’s Spirit” book series, which is a series featuring true stories from entrepreneurs written to teach, challenge and inspire readers."

We are so excited and cannot wait to see everyone there!

OKWIT Newslettter (Event Details, Membership, Article from our President, Announcements, RSVP for October events):

If you are a young woman pursuing a degree in STEM, we want you to apply for our $2500 scholarship awarded yearly!

Find out more and apply here:

Hey Tulsa! We are giving away two Big Data Leadership Luncheon tickets to two lucky winners in your area. Enter to win by either liking, commenting or sharing this post about Women in STEM.

Together we can #bridgethegap