The WITS ’17 Schedule is Here!

It’s here! The moment we’ve all been waiting for! We’ve been hard at work over the past few weeks, reviewing over hundreds of outstanding applications from incredible influencers and creators in the travel space. While the overall quality of the proposals made our decisions extremely difficult, we think you are going to love this year’s sessions and […]

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Announcing Blogger 101 Day at WITS ’17!

We’ve got some BIG news for you! Are you new to the blogging scene? We’re BEYOND THRILLED to announce that we’ve partnered with Travel Blog Success to launch Blogger 101 Day, a WHOLE EXTRA DAY of programming at WITS ’17! Blogger 101 Day is specifically designed for newer bloggers and content creators who want to learn […]

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Call for Exhibitors: Get Your Brand in Front of 500 Influencers at WITS ’17

65% of companies work with influencers. Is yours one of them? Today, influencer marketing is now 11x more powerful than traditional advertising. 84% of customers have made a purchase after reading about a product or service on a blog. In the 18-34 age range, blogs are the #1 decision-making factor influencing buying decisions (above friends, family, […]

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Meet WITS ’17 Keynote Speaker: Oneika Raymond!

We are beyond thrilled to announce Oneika Raymond of Oneika the Traveller as one of the WITS ’17 keynote speakers! Get your ticket to this incredible event here! Oneika Raymond is the voice behind Oneika the Traveller, an award-winning travel blog dedicated to inspiring, encouraging, and empowering women and people of color to see the world. An international […]

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Meet Your WITS ’17 Global Ambassador: Damaly Gonzalez!

You voted, and the results are in! Congratulations Damaly Gonzalez, our WITS ’17 Global Ambassador! Here’s what Damaly (who runs BackpackingtheCaribbean.com) had to say about being selected: “I’m honored to be WITS Global Ambassador for 2017. I’m grateful to be representing a diverse group of women travelers globally. Congrats to the other nominees. You were already […]

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Now Open: WITS ‘17 Speaker Applications

Do you have what it takes to be a Women in Travel Summit (WITS) speaker? Apply now to present at WITS ’17 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin! At WITS ‘16 in Irvine, California, our speakers covered a diverse range of topics from funding your travel through freelance writing to using Instagram for business. We began and ended […]

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Meet the WITS ’17 Planning Team

In between our own globetrotting, the WITS ’18 planning team is already hard at work prepping for the Summit. But don’t worry, we’re not working too hard (yet), and we have plenty of fun too (as can be seen in the goofy grins of the WITS ’16 planning team above). Along with our prep calls, program organization, and all sorts […]

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Early Bird Ticketing Open for WITS ’17 in Milwaukee!

We are so excited to announce that early bird ticketing is open for WITS ’17 in Milwaukee! Get them while they’re extra cheap – just $149 for bloggers + influencers and $199 for industry members. Prices will jump to their regular rate by June 1st so order yours now! We can’t wait to see you next April! […]

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Where to Eat In Irvine During WITS ’16

WITS ’16 is almost here! With travelers and worldly women converging in SoCal from across the globe, we wanted to make sure you have plenty to eat. Fiona Chandra, WITS ’16 Events Committee member and blogger at Gourmet Pigs, wanted to share the diversity of the food culture in Irvine. So here are 10 of her picks […]

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Everything You Need to Know to Rock WITS ’16

WITS ’16 is fast approaching! The WITS ’16 planning team is gearing up and counting down the days until we see you in sunny Southern California! Here we’re offering up 13 final WITS tips (from all 13 of us) so that you can plan ahead and make the most of your WITS. Check out our last minute […]

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DELSEY’s Gift to ALL WITS ’16 Attendees + Packing Tips!

Dedicated to making travel beautiful, DELSEY, the Official Luggage Sponsor of WITS ’16, shares a few steps that help make connections seamless! Step 1: Choose your luggage When choosing the right piece of luggage, there are a few key points to consider. First, method of travel. If you’re traveling by car and have your entire […]

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