Conferences

Latinitas offers conferences and presentations focused on helping girls build confidence through creative multimedia expression. These events are collaborative programs held in partnership with technological and creative entities to offer girls an opportunity to participate in fun and engaging media lessons designed to develop skills and spark interest.

STARTUP CHICA CONFERENCE – AUSTIN, TX

Saturday, September, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

UT McCombs School of Business – Rowling Hall  |2300 Cloud Way  | Austin, TX 78741 

Cost: Admission for a full day of fun and learning is $20. Lunch and snacks are included as well as parent workshops in the morning and afternoon.

Scholarships are available on a first come, first serve basis! Select Club Latinitas AISD campuses can attend for free.

At Startup Chica Conference 2019, girls will: 

  • Explore entrepreneurship, startups and their own innovative ideas. 

  • Learn how to create a business from start to pitch through hands on activities in design thinking, market research, finance, marketing and pitching a startup idea. 

  • Engage with local professionals to inspire career exploration across the business, technology, creative and design industries. 

For more information, call Latinitas Austin at (512) 900-0304 or send a message to austin@latinitasmagazine.org


PAST CONFERENCES

VR CHICA – May 2019 – SAN FRANCISCO, CA

At VR Chica Conference, girls explore virtual reality as a way to tell stories, express yourself and create from imagination. Learn how VR tools and platforms work through hands on demos and activities. Enage with local professionals that work in technology, creative, design and innovative industries.

FUTURE CHICA – April 2019 – AUSTIN, TX

At Future Chica Conference, girls explore 21st century technologies and their own innovative ideas. Girls learn how these technology tools and platforms work through hands on demos and activities. Engage with local professionals to inspire career exploration across technology, creative, design and business industries. 

GAME CHICA – November 2018 – SAN FRANCISCO, CA

STARTUP CHICA – October 2018 – AUSTIN, TX

GAME CHICA – August 2018 – MCALLEN, TX

GAME CHICA – April 2018 – AUSTIN, TX

STARTUP CHICA – April 2018 – EL PASO, TX

STEAM CHICA – Nov 2017 – EL PASO, TX

STARTUP CHICA – Oct 2017 – AUSTIN, TX

DESIGN CHICA – April 2017 – AUSTIN, TX

HEALTHY CHICA – April 2017 – EL PASO, TX

STARTUP CHICA- October 2016- AUSTIN, TX

CODE CHICA (APP DESIGN) – April 2016 – AUSTIN, TX

HEALTHY CHICA – November 2015 – AUSTIN, TX