We are grateful to our 2019 Speakers who brought us a day filled with education, innovation and inspiration! 

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Sabina A. Ewing


A technologist for over twenty years, Sabina A. Ewing is Vice President, Business Technology (BT) for Pfizer’s Upjohn Business. Read More

Sallie Krawcheck


Sallie Krawcheck’s professional mission is to help women reach their financial and professional goals, thus enabling them to live better livesRead More

Sanyogita Shamsunder


Sanyogita Shamsunder is the Vice President of 5G Labs and Innovation at Verizon. Previously, she was Director of Advanced Wireless and Mobile Technology Planning….Read More

Stephanie Latham


Stephanie is the Head of the Technology vertical at Facebook, where she helps marketers and agencies navigate the changing digital landscapeRead More

Randi Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg Institute

Randi Zuckerberg is an entrepreneur, investor, best selling author, and Emmy-nominated tech media personality. She is the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg MediaRead More

Lauren Dillard


Lauren Dillard is Executive Vice President, Head of Global Information Services for NasdaqRead More

Shannon Platz


Shannon Platz is SAP’s Global Vice President for Platform Ecosystem, responsible for sales and marketing strategy…Read More

Maria Yap


Maria Yap is Vice President of the Digital Imaging Organization and leads product development for Photoshop and Lightroom…Read More

Alicia Syrett

Pantegrion Capital

Alicia Syrett is the Founder and CEO of Pantegrion Capital, an angel investment vehicle focused on seed and…Read More

Anuja Singh


Anuja runs Advanced Services Business Development for the US Public Sector business for Cisco Systems. Along…Read More

Nazanin Delam


Nazanin Delam is a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix. Nazanin is passionate about computer programming, soft skills, and women empowerment.Read More

Diane Rogerson


Diane Rogerson is Director of Information Technology (IT) Cybersecurity & Technology Controls (CTC). In addition…Read More

Abdul Salam


Abdul Salam is a Cloud Data and Analytics Consultant, with over 7 years of work experience across online retail, media and telecoms….Read More

Rhonda Vetere


Rhonda Vetere is a seasoned C-Suite technology icon, two-time author, mentor, speaker, and corporate athlete.Read More

Sinead Strain

Goldman Sachs

Sinead is global head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Technology and Marquee Engineering at Goldman Sachs. She is a member of the Securities Division Automated Trading Controls Committee and Engineering Risk Committee….Read More

Lynn McMahon


Lynn McMahon is the office managing director for Accenture in New York Metro.Read More

Tiffany Perkins-Munn


Dr. Perkins-Munn has spent 19+ years in driving decision sciences, research and analytics, machine learning and big data initiatives in financial services firms.Read More

Erin Heinmiller

United Technologies Corporation

Erin Heinmiller is the Senior Director of Digital Compliance for United Technologies Corporation (UTC), a leader in the…Read More

Bernadette Rivosecchi


Bernadette Rivosecchi has spent 14+ years at BlackRock where she has been leading and advancing their technology efforts across multiple focus areas….Read More

Susan Gross Sholinsky

Epstein Becker Green

Susan Gross Sholinsky is a Member of the Firm, and Vice Chair of its Employment, Labor & Workforce Management (ELWM) practice. Resident in Epstein Becker Green’s New York officeRead More

Andres Angelani

Cognizant Softvision 

Andres Angelani is the Chief Executive Officer of Cognizant Softvision. He has extensive experience building strategic partnerships that create new revenue streams…Read More

Laura A. Clayton McDonnell


Laura A. Clayton McDonnell is the Vice President, Enterprise Sales for the East Region of ServiceNow….Read More

Rima Alameddine


Rima is a Vice President of Enterprise Sales at Nvidia. Read More

Sarah Martin

Mitchell Martin

Sarah is the  President of Mitchell Martin, Inc. a leader in talent management and staffing solutions in Information Technology & Healthcare. Read More

Margaret Niche

ICE Data Services Intercontinental Exchange/NYSE

Margaret Niche is currently the Head of the ICE Global Network for Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), which…Read More

Dana McGraw


Dana McGraw is Vice President, Audience Modeling and Data Science, Disney Advertising Sales..Read More

Helena Zhang

Insight Data Science

Helena Zhang is the Program Director of Data and DevOps Engineering at Insight Data Science. She holds a BS in Physics from Caltech and a PhD in Physics from MIT.Read More

Michele Gay


Driven to help women live confident and successful lives through the power of beauty.Read More

Kristin Boggiano


Kristin leads AlphaPoint’s legal, regulatory, and government relations functions globally, and she is a member of AlphaPoint’s executive team..Read More

Elizabeth Schroder

RBC Wealth Management

As a 30-year Financial Services veteran, Liz has helped clients identify their passions and deliver on their needs.Read More

Kathy Murray

McMorran Strategists

Kathy Murray, Founder & Co-Chair of Executive Forum Angels, is an experienced and creative business growth executive, angel…Read More

Molly Beck


Molly Beck is the CEO of the all-in-one podcasting platform Messy.fm and the author of business advice book Reach Out Read More

Heather Ames


Heather Ames is the COO and Co-Founder of Neurala, the AI company powering visual inspections.Read More

Joti Balani


Joti Balani is Managing Director of Freshriver.ai which focuses on building custom, human-centered Enterprise grade conversational bots Read More

Alison Grounds

Troutman Sanders

Alison Grounds is a Partner at Troutman Sanders law firm based in Atlanta, Georgia.Read More

Andrea Madho


Andrea Madho is CEO and CoFounder of Lab141. After a success career on Wall St and high-tech public relationsRead More

Lauren Stevens


Mrs. Stevens is Vice President, Senior Strategist, for FactSet’s Content and Technology Solutions. Specifically…Read More

Bonnie Haase

HRExecutive Service

Trusted business partner recognized for developing creative human resources solutions to meet global business needsRead More

Ariana Tadler

Tadler Law LLC

ARIANA J. TADLER is the founding partner of Tadler Law LLP, one of only a handful of women-owned and -led plaintiffs’ law firms.Read More

Carolina Abenante


In her role at NYIAX, Carolina Abenante leads the company’s business strategy, development and investor relations….Read More

Shelbi Rombout


Shelbi Rombout is an information technology and security professional with more than 20 years of experience in leadership roles within information securityRead More

So Young Park


So Young Park is the Director of Product Enablement and Strategy for Oracle Commerce Cloud and an e-commerce and marketing veteran. Read More

Shari Noonan


Shari Noonan is Rialto’s CEO and has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry.Read More

Ann Elkina

Blue Apron

Ann is the Director of Cybersecurity and Governance at Blue Apron, where she oversees vendor data privacy and security assessments…Read More

Catherine Jardines

Ally Bank

Catherine Jardines (PMP, CSM) is an IT Program Director at Ally Financial. She has eight years of Agile experience within the financial services and federal government sectors…Read More

Brigit Goebelbecker

Cyber NYC

Brigit is the Program Manager for Cyber NYC – a $100 M public-private partnership to make NYC a global hub for the cybersecurity industry….Read More

Margaret Poswistilo

Next Opportunity Group

Margaret Poswistilo is an expert Management Leadership Development Coach and Trainer and Human Resources Director  ….Read More

Maria Fernandez

McKinsey & Company

Maria Fernandez is an Associate Partner in the New Jersey office of McKinsey & Company ….Read More

Annemarie Tierney

Liquid Advisors, Inc.

Annemarie Tierney is the Founder and Principal of Liquid Advisors, Inc., a strategic advisory consulting firm, providing expert advice to issuers and fintech platforms across a range of issues  ….Read More

Laura Desmond

Eagle Vista Partners

Founder & CEO of Eagle Vista Partners, Laura Desmond is a highly regarded industry game changer, a true innovator and the lead architect…Read More

Jacklyn P.Osborne


Jacklyn joined HSBC in June 2013 as the Americas Chief Data Officer and Global Head of Data Governance for Global Banking & Markets (GBM). In October 2015, she took on the additional role as the US Chief Data OfficerRead More

Faye Penn

Women NYC

As Executive Director, Faye is dedicated to helping NYC women succeed in their careers and businesses through an array of innovative programs and partnerships…Read More

Michael Schein

MicroFame Media

Michael Schein is the founder and president of MicroFame Media, a marketing agency that specializes in making idea-based companies famous in their industries…Read More

Hamshy Raveendran


Hamshy Raveendran is an accomplished sales leader with over 12 years of experience of international business development and sales experienceRead More

Wendy Heilbut

Women NYC

Wendy Heilbut is a National Law Journal ‘trailblazer’ in technology as well as a TechCrunch top rated attorney….Read More

Adriana Knackfuss


Adriana is a Brazilian marketer, leading digital initiatives for the last 18 years….Read More

Elaine Stafford

DRG Undersea Consulting

Ms. Stafford has been leading the development, engineering, implementation and sales of undersea fiber-optic cable system projects worldwide since the early 1980sRead More

Alison Mangiero

TQ Tezos

Alison Mangiero is a recovering Political Scientist interested in the ways that blockchain technology will drive social, political, and economic innovation….Read More

Donnetta Campbell


Donnetta, Founder, Principal, and Lead Architect of TheSocialArchitects, LLC has created a unique social media architecture and methodology that delivers authentic social engagement for brands, institutions, and senior leaders….Read More

JoAnn Laing

National Robotics Education Foundation

JoAnn Laing is Chairwoman of The National Robotics Education Foundation.  She founded the non-profit NREF informational clearinghouse after 20+ years….Read More

Deepti Nayak

Cisco Systems

Deepti leads a team of sales engineers supporting the largest financial services industry customers of Cisco Systems….Read More

Natasha Truman


As an Investment Associate at SoftBank, Natasha plays an active role in diligencing, structuring and financing SoftBank’s corporate transactions.Read More

Robin Raskin

Living In Digital Times

Robin Raskin is the founder of Living in Digital Times (LIDT), a team of technophiles who bring together top experts and the latest innovations to look at the intersection of lifestyle and technology…Read More

Rebecca Emmanuel-Rooney


Rebecca is a Senior Vice President at UBS. She joined the firm in 2017 from the J.P. Morgan Private Bank where she was an Advisor…Read More

Maria Tapia


Maria is an experienced leader with over 25 years of experience in the technology industry. Throughout her career, she has…Read More

Wendy Chin

Creative Technologies

Wendy has over 25 years of senior management experience working in Fortune 50 companies and leading start-up…Read More

Steve Garrow

Kayon Partners

Steve Garrow is the host of the award-winning Provocateur’s Lab workshops. Steve is Managing Partner of the…Read More

Crystal Sekerak

Proctor & Gamble

Crystal Sekerak is a global engineering leader at Procter & Gamble (P&G)Read More

Catherine Jirak


Catherine Jirak is a founding partner and the Chief Operating Officer of QueBIT Consulting. QueBIT is a global leader in providing enterprise wide analytic solutions in many industries.Read More

Surabhi Lal


Katie is a global business professional focused on enabling customers and partners to achieve their unique business…Read More

Michelle Crossan-Matos


Michelle Crossan-Matos is the Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Transformation at Samsung Electronics America.Read More

Melissa Halfon


Melissa Halfon is the Lead Software Engineer at Fairygodboss. She started her career at the U.S. Army and later …Read More

Natasha Green


Natasha Green is currently a community manager at AnitaB.org, an entrepreneur, and a former mathematics…Read More

Jenny Jao

Zip Recruiter

Jenny Jao leads the corporate development efforts at ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace that uses artificial intelligence to connect millions of job seekers ….Read More

Peri Shamsai


As a Managing Director at Accenture, Peri Shamsai works with Media and Entertainment companies leading transformational initiatives in the TV…Read More

Nisa Amoils

Grasshopper Capital

Nisa Amoils is a partner at Grasshopper Capital and has been an early stage investor for the past decade. …Read More

Ellen Keithline Byrne

Her New Standard LLC

How can we use the power of our mind to generate the confidence necessary to show up as a leader with presence?…Read More

Geralyn Breig


Geralyn Breig is Founder and CEO of AnytownUSA.com, the first e-commerce marketplace for American-made goods, which she launched in 2018.Read More

Karen Kirchner

Her New Standard LLC

Karen Kirchner, PCC is an Executive and Team Coach with a 20-year track record of catapulting clients to greater levels of leadership effectiveness.  Read More

Alexandra Motto


Alexandra Motto is a Program Manager on the NYC Tech Team at Uber, focusing on creating initiatives that build and drive a world-class tech site in NYC….Read More

Jenny Thompson

SafetyPIN Technologies

Jenny Thompson is a mission-driven business leader and natural-born marketer who builds to benefit shareholders, employees, and customers. Read More

Bill Zierolf


Bill Zierolf is the Executive Director, Sales North America, Enterprise & Intelligence Solutions at Syniverse…Read More

Dana Shaw-Arimoto

Author, Talent Ecosytem Advisor

Dana has always left a legacy behind. She believes strongly in leaving things better than she found them, and her record shows it…Read More

Shelby Chamberlain

Patient Discovery

Shelby is currently the CFO at Patient Discovery and has additional responsibility for overall market development, corporate…Read More

Cynthia Tee


Cynthia is a senior director of engineering at Nordstrom where she supports services that power checkout.Read More

Stephanie DePalma

GE Additive

Stephanie DePalma is an engineering design manager at GE Additive where she is responsible for driving…Read More

Marcy Paterson

Service Now

Marcy Paterson has spent the last 25 years working in the technology sector in a range of capacities. As an early…Read More

Lisa Paccione


Lisa Paccione is responsible for leading the sales of Syniverse’s full portfolio of mobile marketing, engage…Read More

Heather Ford

Global Training & Events Group

Heather M. Ford is the Managing Director of STEM for Global Training and Events, a womenowned startupRead More

Sandy Demarest

Demarest Directions

Sandy Demarest is an experienced executive career and leadership coach/trainer who helps clients apply unique talents.Read More

Justin Hughes

M.M. LaFleur

Justin Hughes, Chief Product Officer at M.M.LaFleur, leads technology development, analytics, and performance marketing..Read More

Shiva Amira


Shiva is the Director of Research Infrastructure at 23andMeRead More

Pam Schumann


Pam Schumann, Chief Development Officer Pam has logged a decade-plus on IntegraMed’s executive team, focused on improving patient experienceRead More

Myra Ballentine


Myra believes in the power of stories to create empathy, shape values, and share experiences…Read More

Valisha Graves

Morgan Stanley

Valisha Graves has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry and has spent the past 13 years translating complex financial and data intensive problems…Read More

Sandra Gault

True Gault

Sandra Gault, a serial entrepreneur with a love for shoes found her large and expensive collection had one unhappy feature- they were horribly uncomfortable….Read More

Heidi Wachs

AoN Cyber Solutions


Heidi L. Wachs is Vice President in Aon’s Cyber Solutions’ (formerly Stroz Friedberg) Washington, D.C. office, where she helps clients prepare for and respond to data breach….Read More

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