Tech Up For Women Conference 2023 Agenda!

12:00 PM – 12:50 PM 
Opening Welcome, Registration, Networking & Refreshments

12:50 PM – 1:00 PM

Tech Up Social Impact By Harnessing Social Media

Donnetta Campbell

& Lyra Schramm
Vice President, Strategy & Innovation

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM

AI: Bridging Technology and Creativity

Dawn Baskin
Industry Lead, Enterprise Tech

& Amy Marino
Global Brand Marketing, Advertising & Social

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM

The New Trends & Tools Of Data Analytics

Aileen Blass
Data Strategist
McKinsey Digital

1:30 PM – 1:40 PM

Tech Trends In the Beauty Industry

1:40 PM – 1:55 PM

Novel Strategies and Innovation in Biotech

Dana Mendenhall
SVP Global Commercial & Portfolio Strategy

Eleni Lagos
Treasurer & Executive
Women in Bio Co-Chair

& Hema Tallman
SVP Global Head of BioLife Plasma Services

1:55 PM – 2:05 PM

Generative AI For Science: Empowering Women In Tech

Lauren Olende
Accelerated Discovery
IBM watsonx

2:05 PM – 2:20 PM

Cyber Security Safeguards

Karen Graham
Senior Manager of Cyber Threat Intelligence

& Erin Heinmiller
Executive Director, Global Infrastructure Services
Collins Aerospace

2:20 PM – 2:30 PM

Generative AI: The Good, The Bad, & The Unknown

Rubyna Zito
Vice President of Technology Services and Operations

2:30 PM – 2:40 PM

The Evolution of Harder Things

Crystal Wells
Manager, Tech Stack Architecture
John Deere

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM 

3:00 PM – 3:10 PM

Tech Leading To Greater Financial Independence

Sallie Krawcheck
CEO and Founder

3:10 PM – 3:20 PM

Conversational AI

Rebecca Jones
General Manager

3:20 PM – 3:30 PM

Applying A Product Mindset To Human Capital In AI

Laurel Rossi
Digital-first CMO

& Lyra Schramm
Vice President, Strategy & Innovation

3:30 PM – 3:40 PM

Space Innovation

Elyse Spinelli
Embedded Software Engineer
Lockheed Martin Space Engineering Leadership Development Program

3:40 PM – 4:00 PM

Upskilling With Purpose

Rebekah Dopp
Executive Vice President
The CW Network

Joan Yanabu
VP, Enablement And Communities

& Christina Vanchieri
Group Vice President, Go To Market + Strategy

4:00 PM – 4:10 PM

The Intersection of Blockchain Technologies

Carolina Abenante
Founder, Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Privacy Officer

Clare Adelgren
Global Blockchain Head of Sales & Operations

4:10 PM – 4:20 PM

The Learning Journey

Kathleen Tanner
Managing Director – Technology Delivery Lead

Melissa Eckers
Managing Director – Automation

& Stephanie Schultz
VP & Head of Partnerships
Amex Digital Labs at American Express

4:20 PM – 4:35 PM

Empowering Digital Transformations

Meredith Brace
Chief Marketing Officer

Sitija Sarkar
Technical Fellow & Managing Director
Black Rock

& Seema Kesselring
Global VP

4:35 PM – 4:45 PM

New Ways To Tech Up

Valerie Singer
General Manager, Global Education
Amazon Web Services

& Kathy Murray
Co-founder and Advisor
Tech Up For Women

4:45 PM – 4:55 PM

Fostering Innovation and Creativity in Tech Leadership

Kelli Keough
EVP, Group Business Unit Leader for Spend, Invest, Protect and Save

Jessica Schaefer
CEO and Founder
Bevel PR

& Anna Apostolova
Athena Technology Acq Fund II

4:55 PM – 5:05 PM

What is AI Doing To The Cosmetic Industry

Wayne Liu
President and Chief Growth Officer
Perfect Corp

5:05 PM – 5:20 PM

The Power of Community: Building Supportive Networks for Women in Tech

Claire Gotham
VP, Utilities & NA Renewables Lead

Brenda Heath
Executive Vice President

& Jane Shin
Department Manager

5:20 PM – 5:30 PM

Tech Ubiquity – Friend v. Foe in the Professional Climb

Ariana Tadler
Founder & Managing Partner
Tadler Law LLP

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Networking Reception,
Expo & Recruitment Fair
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