Women in Tech

Due to latest COVID-19 developments, this event will be moved to a later date.

Join us at MINDBODY for the Women In Technology Dinner—an evening of networking, Interactive Workshop, and Q&A discussion.

Don’t miss this informative networking event, including an amazing workshop, meaningful discussions, and opportunities to meet locals who are changing the landscape of tech right here in San Luis Obispo County. We’ll also have raffle prizes and enjoy delicious dinner with local wine and cider are also included.

All are welcome to join us for this fantastic evening. We believe this workshop will benefit those who are looking for the next step in their career. This event encompasses technology, career building, supporting women, and helping organizations develop a competitive edge through diversity. 

Additional Information

Softec’s 6th Annual Women In Technology Dinner will be hosted at MINDBODY

651 Tank Farm Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Pricing: $75 early bird

Don’t forget to bring your business cards to participate in our raffle drawings! 

This event fills up fast, so buy your tickets now! 

Workshop conducted by Unlock-Potential  

Our Workshop Team:
Lynne Biddinger

Lynne Biddinger is an entrepreneur, business coach, mindfulness and leadership trainer, and founder of Unlock Potential (UP), a Leadership Training and Development company focused on teaching the soft skills of business (communication skills, personality traits, values definition, social and emotional intelligence) to help people and organizations become greater versions of themselves.

Prior to founding UP, Lynne worked as a designer and brand strategist in Silicon Valley, London, San Francisco and Oregon, eventually founding her own firm, 20|20 Creative Group, in San Luis Obispo.

She holds a bachelor’s degree from California State University Chico, and has rounded out her education with certifications in Mindfulness and Compassion Training (Stanford CCARE and UC Berkeley GGSC), Foresight and Future Scenario Planning (Rebecca Ryan), and Strategic Intervention Coaching (Robbins/Madanes). Lynne is also an authorized WorkTraits behavioral assessment trainer, a student of the Enneagram personality system and certified yoga Instructor in the Ananda Method.

Jennifer Porcher

Jennifer Porcher is co-founder of Unlock-Potential (UP), a business consultant and leadership trainer who has a passion for building leadership skills within organizations.

Prior to joining UP, Jennifer spent 20 years working as a business consultant and VP in tech and manufacturing companies. She has worked with more than 300 small-to-medium sized businesses to create and lead training programs that improved communication, strengthened management performance and elevated overall company culture. She has helped clients build stronger foundations of trust that have led to positive change in financials, working efficiencies and strong company cultures.

Jennifer studied International Business at the University of San Francisco where she had the opportunity to transfer to La Universidad de la Simon Bolivar, Venezuela to further her studies in International Business and Economics. Additionally, she has earned certifications as a WorkTraits behavioral Assessment Provider, a Ewing Mariam Kauffman Small Business Consultant, and is a  certified Franklin Covey Enhanced Facilitator.


Softec WIT Mission Statement:

To be a resource to women in the central coast community, supporting their pursuit of technical knowledge and careers through empowerment, professional development, and education.