Thursday Workshop Leader CEO, Thought Leadership Lab
Thursday Panel Speaker General Manager, IBM Middleware
Thursday Panel Speaker Senior Vice President and Group CIO, Global Corporate Systems Technology
Speaker Elizabeth is the Senior Vice President of Marketing, Alliances, and Programs at AnitaB.org.
Facilitator Molly is president of Exponential Talent LLC which helps organizations perform better by tapping into the full motivation of today’s diverse workforce. She co-authored best-seller The Corporate Lattice: Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work with Cathy Benko, Vice Chairman, Deloitte LLP.
Speaker As the senior vice president at Thomson Reuters, Christine was ranked 53rd in CIO 100 list. She is the executive sponsor for diversity and inclusion within Thomson Reuters Technology, and actively promotes AnitaB.org for Women and Technology, 2015 Girls Only Coder Dojo and the 30% Club.
Speaker With more than 25 years of technology experience that spans the military, the academic world, business consulting, and enterprise platforms and infrastructure, PayPal chief technology officer James Barrese is uniquely qualified to lead the company’s efforts to transform payments with innovative products and services for consumers and businesses.
Speaker Susan is senior director of organizational transformation at AnitaB.org. Susan is the author of the book "How to Become Successful Without Becoming a Man" and has spent most of her career specializing in the retention and advancement women technologists
Invited Speaker Nadya Fouad, Distinguished Professor and Department Chair at the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, is an expert on career development for women and racial/ethnic minorities.
Speaker Scott is executive vice president of the Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise Group, esponsible for the company’s cloud infrastructure, server, database, CRM, ERP, management and development tools businesses.