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Women In Transportation Initiative

Career Days for Girls 
This is a one week shadowing opportunity for girls from 13 - 20.  For one week, girls will travel to a different company each day to learn the many careers available in transportation and construction.  The host companies in 2017 were:  Denver International Airport, Iron Horse Architects, P&H Equipment, RTD, and Wagner Equipment.

This opportunity to expand career options is free.  To participate, girls must fill out an application and parents must sign off on their attendance.

Career Days for Girls Information
Career Days for Girls Application
Career Days for Girls Parental Consent Form
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Advocacy
USDOT's Secretary of  Transportation authorized the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization to implement the WITI Program.  

Women in Transportation: Changing  
America's History





WITI Video - Careers open to women in Transportation

Women in Transportation Initiative - WITI

From excavation simulators to a Broncos skid steer to a drone, this lunch is designed to be interactive for girls.  We will be celebrating the amazing women in the construction and transportation industry and using them as role models to encourage girls to expand their career possibilities.  



  Date:  October 9, 2018
  Time:  Exhibits 8:30 am - 11:30 am
                 Lunch - 11:30 am - 1:15 pm
  Location:  Renaissance Hotel, 3801 Quebec
                Street, Denver

To attend or sponsorclick here.
To volunteer, click here
How did the USDOT Women in Transportation Initiative (WITI) start?
Executive Order (EO) 13506, dated March 11, 2009, entitled “Establishing a White House Council on Women and Girls” requires federal agencies to address issues that particularly impact the lives of women and girls and to ensure that Federal programs and policies address and take into account the distinctive concerns of women and girls and include more resources and services in science, engineering, technology, and transportation related fields.
Thank you to our Sponsors:

Lead Sponsor:








Platinum Partner:



Gold Sponsors:
    Collegiate Peaks Bank        Iron Woman Construction
    Martin Marietta                    Phoenix Masonry
    P&H Equipment                    Navjoy Consulting



Click here to see video from 2017 Career Days for Girls