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Female Heroes in IT

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Calling female heroes who are passionate about shaping the digital future. Come and get to know successful women from the industry who share their remarkable professional journeys, their challenges and successes by revealing their superpower secrets.

Our aim is with this event to provide interesting and useful information on latest trends in #DigitalTransformation, #CyberSecurity, #ERP, #BusinessIT, #SoftwareEngineering, #DataAndAnalytics and #CloudTechnology.

We invite you to share your stories, thoughts, questions and ideas with us. Let’s make IT more colorful. Facebook event (

Language of the event: English and Hungarian


16.00 Arrival

16.45 Opening speech

• John Ford ( - Vice President, GE Digital

17.00 Keynote speech

• Angelica Tritzo ( - Senior Executive, GE Renewable Energy


17.20 Let's talk about female IT professionals

Let’s get to know them and learn about how they shape the present and the future.

• Future is up to you by Ágnes File ( - Technical Product Manager, GE Digital

• No-Where to “Now-Here” – The choices I made yesterday to be here today by Nandhini Duraisamy ( - Senior CyberSecurity Manager, GE Digital

• What is your digital heritage? by Laura Paal, Senior Director, GE Global Operations

• Act, counteract, balance by Kriszta Veber ( - Director, GE Global Operations

• What skills will you need in the future? by Peter Guzsaly ( - Skool (

• Why we need women in teams? by Tamás Müller ( startupper, geek and mentor, founder of Women Startup Competition (

Moderator: Kriszta Szörnyi (, editor-in-chief at HVG Publishing Ltd., curator of TEDxYouth@Budapest and TEDxBudapest


19.00 Let’s discuss IT - Part I.

Share your stories, thoughts, questions and ideas with our senior and junior female IT professionals from different areas of the digital world.

Parallel programs - first come first served.

1. Let’s talk about CyberSecurity

• Discussion leaders: Nandhini Duraisamy ( - Senior CyberSecurity Manager, GE Digital and Prem Rao - Project Manager, GE Global Operations

2. Let’s talk about Business IT

• Discussion leaders: Kriszta Veber ( - Director, GE Global Operations and Zsóka Diószegi ( - ‎Project Manager, GE Global Operations

3. Let’s talk about software engineering and develpoment

• Discussion leaders: Viktoria Kenesei ( - Data Visualization Engineer at GE Digital, Franciska Erb ( - Data Visualization Engineer


19.30 - Let's discuss IT - Part II.

Parallel programs - first come first served.

1. Let's talk about career paths

• Discussion leaders: Kriszta Véber - Director, Global Operations and Ágnes File - Technical Product Manager

2. Let's talk with current and future leaders

• Discussion leaders: Laura Paal - Senior Director, GE Global Operations and Flóra Boglárka Nagy - GE Digital Technology Leadership Program

3. Let's talk about data technology

• Discussion leaders: Franciska Erb - Data Visualization Engineer, GE Digital and Emese Pinter - Data Analytics Engineer, GE Digital


Side programs

19.00 - Let's meet our HR team and participate in a personal career coaching.
You can book your session at the event.

19.00 - Let's meet our Artec Robots

• Anna Nikitina - Senior Technical Project Manager, GE Digital and István Lőrincz - Digital Technology Leadership Program


20.15 Let’s network

Standing reception, cocktails, snacks and informal conversation

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