Photos by Steve Fecht
The Michigan Council of Women in Technology (MCWT) Foundation’s Executive Connection Summit was held May 12 at Cobo Center in Detroit. Nearly 1,000 technology professionals and students from Michigan heard GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra and other business leaders discuss how to thrive on disruptive technology. The event, sponsored by General Motors, Ford Motor Co. and FCA US LLC, featured female role models sharing their perspectives on innovative thinking and trends transforming workplaces. MCWT’s network brings together a diverse group of stakeholders committed to seeing Michigan’s IT community thrive. The organization supports Michigan’s female IT workforce, students, corporate partners, schools and the overall community with programming, scholarships, networking, learning, mentoring and technology experiences.