To protect the health and safety of our community,

W+iD is holding events virtually until further notice.

EVENTS

What's coming up

Connect with the W+ID community at an upcoming event.

  • W+iD  and W+iG: May 2022 Nature Walk
    May 28, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
    Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, 799 Pinkerton Run Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15071, USA
    Join us for a Memorial Day weekend hike! Let's explore nature together... We will merge the Women+ in Design and the Women+ in Green for a family friendly tour/walk through the park.
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  • W+iD June 2022 Happy Hour
    Jun 14, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    WTW Architects, 800 Waterfront Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA
    Our June Happy Hour will be hosted by WTW, in their recently renovated office space and adjacent outdoor area. The theme for the evening will be mentorship. Light food + drinks will be provided.
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  • W+iD July 2022 Happy Hour
    Jul 21, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Franklin Interiors, 2740 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Our July Happy Hour will be hosted by Franklin Interiors, in their Strip District office. The topic of the happy hour will be "Collaborating Efficiently and Happily in the Hybrid Workplace." Hope to see you there!
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  • W+iD August 2022 Happy Hour
    Aug 11, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Strada, 611 William Penn Pl #700, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Save the Date! Our August Happy Hour will be hosted by Strada, in their downtown office. Stay tuned for more details!
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Women+ in Design PGH unequivocally condemns the systemic violence towards and oppression of Black, Indigenous, and all People of Color. We call on all people to stand with us in solidarity to work towards a safe, equitable, and inclusive society.

Past events

Check out previous W+ID community events

  • Apr 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Perkins Eastman, 525 William Penn Pl Suite 2510, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Save the Date! Our first Happy Hour in *two years* will be hosted by Perkins Eastman, in their recently renovated office space. Come see old friends and make new ones! Light food + drinks will be provided.
  • Nov 14, 2021, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, 799 Pinkerton Run Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15071, USA
    Update Sunday 10am: The gathering is still on! Bundle up, bring your umbrella, and we’ll see you this afternoon! Women+ in Design is excited to celebrate its 3rd anniversary at the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden! We'll be enjoying the late fall weather together.
  • Oct 12, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    The Highline, 339 McKean St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Join us at The Highline for a casual, outdoor event with beautiful views of the city! This Happy Hour will be in collaboration with the Green Building Alliance and will be sponsored by BranchPattern.
  • Oct 03, 2021, 10:00 AM
    Wightman Park, Wightman St & Solway St, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, USA
    The Working Mom's Collective and the Happy Hour team are joining forces! Join us with your kids and partners on Sunday October 3rd for our inaugural W+iD Playground Meetup at Wightman Park in Squirrel Hill! We will be there starting at 10am under the pavilion with an open-ended timeframe.
  • Aug 30, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Trace Brewing (The Fireplace Room), 4312 Main St, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    As we return to in-person gatherings once again, please join us in reading "The Art of Gathering" by Priya Parker and discussing the work and its real-world implications at Trace Brewing!
  • Aug 26, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    See detailed list for location options, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Our August Happy Hour will be "Pop-up" style at locations around the city!
  • Aug 11, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Zoom
    Join us for a conversation about what we’ve learned over the past year and a half, where we are now, and how we can shape the future.
  • Jul 15, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Hazelwood Green Plaza , 4501 Lytle St, Pittsburgh, PA 15207
    Join Us for our July Happy Hour at the newly completed Hazelwood Green Plaza!
  • Jun 22, 2021, 5:30 PM
    Millvale, River Front Dr, Millvale, PA, USA
    Join us for our first ever in-person, outdoor book club to discuss "The Secret Lives of Church Ladies" by local author Deesha Philyaw.
  • Jun 08, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    See detailed list for location options!
    Downtown HH moved inside to Talia (corner of Sixth & William Penn) due to rain! Our Happy Hour team has decided to try something a little different this month to ease us back into gathering together IN PERSON again.
  • May 21, 2021, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM EDT
    (Zoom link in email confirmation.)
    The Breakfast Club is dedicating two sessions to "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents" by Isabel Wilkerson. Join us for Session 2 as we unpack Parts Four-Seven of the text and discuss Wilkerson's thesis connecting racism and casteism throughout American history and current structures and systems.
  • May 11, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    (Zoom link in email confirmation.)
    Have you encountered racism, sexism, and other inequities in a professional and replayed the moment over and over again in your head? In this interactive, virtual session will explore effective rebuttals and commit to speaking out. Help us tailor the event to your needs by taking the survey!
  • May 04, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    Gather.Town - "Women+ in Design Lounge"
    Our topic will be work/life balance. To better facilitate conversation and make connections, we will be using the platform Gather to host this event. Check out the list of recommended articles and podcasts to spark some discussion ideas!
  • Apr 30, 2021, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM EDT
    (Zoom link in email confirmation.)
    The Breakfast Club is dedicating two sessions to "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents" by Isabel Wilkerson. Join us for Session 1 as we unpack Parts One-Three of the text and discuss Wilkerson's thesis connecting racism and casteism throughout American history and current structures and systems.
  • Apr 09, 2021, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT
    (Zoom link in email confirmation)
    Please join Women+ in Design as we welcome special guest Diamonte Walker, Deputy Executive Director of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of the City of Pittsburgh (URA). Diamonte will discuss URA projects and initiatives, followed by an open Q/A session.
  • Apr 06, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
    (Zoom link in email confirmation)
    In this session, Megan Worbs (of New Ivy Group) will share why, despite living in an age of endless communication opportunities, our signals are constantly crossed. We'll learn as a group active listening techniques & understand how listening is the key to successful mentorship relationships.
  • Apr 02, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    Zoom link in email confirmation
    Join Women+ in Design PGH, Pitt AIAS, and Syracuse University Women in Design to discuss equity in the architecture and design professions. We will use Despina Stratigakos' small but mighty volume "Where are the Women Architects?" as a foundation for this timely chat!
  • Mar 24, 2021, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    (Zoom link in email confirmation)
    Hi moms, how are you, really? You have been at the forefront of our thoughts as this global pandemic continues. As the systems that we rely on to make working motherhood work continue to shift around us, we want to offer an open forum for honest conversation that meets you where you are.

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