Career Fair Coaching Room Workshops Room Main Stage Breakout Room 1 Breakout Room 2
08.00
09.00
#LandAcknowledgements and Indigenous Inclusion in Yelamu
Kanyon "Coyote Woman" Sayers-Roods
09.00
09.10

Welcome & 5 Years of Tech Inclusion
Melinda Briana Epler & Wayne Sutton
09.10
09.30

Fireside Chat with Nima Ghamsari and Ulysses Smith
Fireside Chat
09.30
09.55
Moderator: Wayne Sutton
10.00
Equity, Empowerment & Allyship in Culture
Panel
10.00
10.25
Trier Bryant, Margie Lee Johnson, Leslie Griffin Robertson, Natalia Villalobos, Moderated by: Melinda Briana Epler

Diversity Data: Are You Measuring What Matters?
Solo Talk
10.25
10.35
Brenda Darden Wilkerson


Morning Break
10.50
11.00
Addressing Power Imbalances in VC
Solo Talk
10.00
10.10
Ginny Fahs


How to Use AR/VR to Create Empathic Experiences
Panel
10.20
10.50
Elise Smith, Jenny Dorsey, Kristina Ashley Williams, Myra LalDin, Moderated by: Gordon Fuller

Morning Break
10.50
11.00
#FocusOnSolutions Solo Talks
Solo Talks
10.00
10.50
Brian Martinez, Jennifer Daniel, Joshua Encarnacion, Antonio Aguilera, Jeff Tidwell

Morning Break
10.50
11.00
11.00
Career Fair Starts
Meet with recruiting teams from 40+ tech companies and schools. Also, free headshots available on the Mezzanine Level!
11.00
15.00
Career Coaching
Meet with career coaches and mentors for advice about your career path, resume, and more.
11.30
15.00
Launch: The Career Workshop
Workshop
11.30
12.30
Amanda Townsend

Make the Most of It: Negotiation and Self-Advocacy
Career Fair Workshop
12.30
13.30
Lusen Mendel

A Leadership Journey through Equity, Advocacy, and Allyship
Panel
11.00
11.25
Cameron Wadley, Mohamed Gahnoog, Rachel Kim Bierner, Moderated by: Melinda Briana Epler


The Truth about Motherhood in Tech
Fireside Chat
11.40
12.00
Leslie Feinzaig, Jessica Eggert
Inclusive Ecosystem Building Sponsored by Kauffman Foundation
Panel
11.00
11.30
Vanessa Roanhorse, Jennifer Ellis, Chris Davidson, Orlando Harris, Moderated by Maica Gil

The Importance of Diversity & Inclusion in Developing New Technologies Like Computer Vision, AI, ML
Panel
11.30
12.00
Jamila Smith-Loud, Marisa Leung, Sharifa Vinson, Moderated by: Lia Garvin
News Flash: It's the Micro-Aggressions
Workshop
11.00
12.00
Lisa Gelobter
12.00
13.00
Equity of Opportunity: Removing Obstructions for Different Paths to Converge
Panel
13.00
13.30
Valeria Martinez, Mary Farrow, Beto Dealmeida, Moderated by: Tamika Tannis

Fireside Chat with James Dickerson
Fireside Chat
13.30
13.50
Moderated by: Wayne Sutton

Post Lunch Break
Break
13.50
14.00
Solo Talks about Equity and Empowerment
Solo Talks
13.00
13.50
Ritu Bhasin, Wided Rihana Khadraoui, Cherise Bernard, Alberto Roca

Post Lunch Break
Break
13.50
14.00

Post Lunch Break
Break
13.50
14.00
14.00
Building Equity and Allyship for People with Disabilities
Panel
14.00
14.25
John Marble, Mariela Taylor, Joe Vasquez, Kate Williams, Moderated by Tiffany Yu

Designing Inclusive and Accessible Products to Reach Global Customers
Panel
14.30
15.00
Tones Porter, Jay Banfield, Allison Shaw, Srin Madipalli, Moderated by: Megan Rose Dickey
Allyship Solo Talks
Solo Talks
14.00
15.00
Paidamoyo-Janet Azehko, Lesley Slaton Brown, Joey Williams, Jerome Shelton, Karan Mehra, Frieda McAlear, Daisy Ozim
How to Make More Predictive Hiring Decisions
Workshop
14.00
15.00
Lusen Mendel
15.00
Afternoon Break
Break
15.00
15.30

Startups Today: Impactful, Funded, and Human-Focused
Panel
15.30
16.00
Ruben Harris, Ketan Anjaria, Irma Olguin Jr. Moderated by: Shaloo Garg
Afternoon Break
Break
15.00
15.30
Afternoon Break
15.00
15.30
16.00
Surviving and Thriving (while Black) in Big Tech: Fireside Chat with Leslie Miley
Fireside Chat
16.00
16.30
Leslie Miley, Q&A moderated by Wayne Sutton

Keeping It 100: What's Next with Culture & Inclusion in Tech?
Panel
16.30
17.15
Aubrey Blanche, Rachel Williams, Candice Morgan, Wayne Sutton, Moderated by: Melinda Briana Epler

Closing
17.15
17.30
Melinda Briana Epler, Wayne Sutton

Happy Hour
Networking Reception
17.30
19.30
17.00
18.00
19.00

Career Fair

Coaching Room

Workshops Room

Main Stage

Breakout Room 1

Breakout Room 2

No agenda available!