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Empowering Women in Tech for Leadership - Panel & Workshop
***NOTE*** In order to RSVP, you have to purchase a ticket here: http://bit.ly/women-leaders-dec This 3-hour, networking and professional development event is designed to empower women currently in the role of leadership and to inspire the next generation of female leaders. Make plans to attend this special holiday edition of the Women’s Voices in Tech event series! Learn from an engaging panel discussion with 4 successful women in leadership! USHA GUDURI is the Mars 2020 Subsystem Lead at NASA JPL. Learn how she began her journey into technology and how she achieved success. Hear how she utilizes her leadership skills to manage scheduling, architecture, development, and operational support of the system used to plan and command the next Mars Rover and spacecraft! Usha is also Founder & CTO of Silent Legends Inc RONNIE MOK has years of experience in leadership. As Manager in Technical Program Management (Product Design) at Hulu, she specializes in growing creative teams (product design, marketing, advertising) by creating sustainable processes, best practices and fostering team culture. REMA MORGAN_ALUKO, Director, Software Engineering at Fandango. Rema brings more than 10 years of experience in software development and system architecture design to her role as systems development manager at Fandango, a unit of NBCUniversal. In this role, Rema is responsible for managing the rapid development and delivery of media-rich product and marketing features that provide customers with new and interesting ways to consume information about upcoming movies and technology that processes and integrates data between systems. COOPER HARRIS is a stellar leader and is well known for her advocacy of women in the technology sector. Cooper is the CEO & Founder of Klickly, an award-winning data-driven "commerce-engine" platform, based in Venice, CA. She is a Google "Young Innovators Award" nominee and was named by Adobe as a "Top Thought-Leader" at Cannes Lions 2017. Learn first hand from this powerful leader. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- PANEL DISCUSSION This one-of-a-kind, extremely engaging panel discussion and personal development workshop offers women in leadership and those who are aspiring to enter a role of leadership, an opportunity to network with peers, be inspired and learn from women currently excelling in the ranks of leadership. Attendees will benefit from a panel discussion plus an interactive workshop – both of which focus on the challenges, trends and opportunities in today’s technology sector as pertains to leadership. You will hear from visionary leaders, gain practical skills and socialize with dozens of professional women in the tech industry. INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP Our panel discussion with women in tech leaders is just the beginning! Through guided interactive conversations and a powerful exercise directed by career coach Aurora Meneghello, attendees will dive deep into the topic of leadership: - What does leadership means to you? - How do you know if you have what it takes to be a leader? - What kind of leader are you or could you be? - What challenges do you need to overcome to take the next steps? - What drives your desire for growth? Get ready to experience deep personal insights, form new authentic relationships, and participate in an exercise designed to test everyone's assumptions about what it takes to be a leader. WHY ATTEND THIS EVENT? Guidance Learn what it takes to successfully grow in a role of leadership as a woman. Networking Engage and share experiences with your peers. Inspiration Hear inspiring stories directly from leading female trailblazers. SCHEDULE Networking - 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Panel discussion and Q&A - 6:30 p.m.- 7:15 p.m. Workshop - 7:15 - 8:00 p.m. Panel 2 - 8:00 p.m - 8:30 p.m. Networking 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ***NOTE*** In order to RSVP, you have to purchase a ticket here: http://bit.ly/women-leaders-dec

Marsee Auditorium, El Camino College

16007 Crenshaw Blvd · Torrance, CA

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    Are you a woman that is interested in technology? Do you want to meet other women like minded women? Women’s Voices in Tech is a organization dedicated to training, mentoring and inspiring women to excel in technology careers through training and producing insightful events featuring highly successful individuals in the areas of technology and entrepreneurship. Empowerment: Women’s Voices in Tech is a professional community. We provide an avenue for women to pursue a career in technology, help them gain new skills and hone existing skills for professional advancement, and foster environments where networking and mentorship are valued.

    Women's Voices in Tech is a project of Code District (http://codedistrict.io/) and Repurpose Your Purpose (http://www.repurposeyourpurpose.com/).

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