11:00 am - 11:10 am2023-05-20 All
Welcome AddressEsosa Ighodaro Johnson, Regina Gwynn Main Stage
11:10 am - 11:40 am2023-05-20 All
Opening Keynote: Amplifying Our Voice: Elevating Diverse Talent Within in the Tech Industry
Bias, micro-aggressions, and lack of advancement are no mystery to diverse talent. These challenges can create unnecessary barriers to success for ambitious & goal-oriented professionals across industries. Thankfully, alongside any obstacle, there is opportunity: Brenda Wilkerson (President, anitab.org) and Shannon Morales (Founder, tribaja.co) are dedicated to the mission of closing the gap between opportunities and qualified talent in the tech industry. Join us in conversation with two trailblazing leaders in talent acquisition and learn about the importance of advocating & supporting diverse talent in the workplace.Brenda Darden Wilkerson, Shannon Morales Main Stage
11:45 am - 12:30 pm2023-05-20 All
Your Roadmap IntuitTanisha Barnett Main Stage
12:35 pm - 1:25 pm2023-05-20 All
Rising up the Ranks Panel
Are you a technical professional looking to take your career to the next level? Whether you are a software developer, data analyst, or cybersecurity expert, we’ll be dropping valuable knowledge for mid-level technical talent across all sectors. Join us to learn from industry leaders and gain insights into what it takes to advance to a leadership position.
Our panel of experts will discuss topics such as the skills and qualities required to move up the career ladder, strategies for building a strong professional network, and tips for navigating the recruitment process. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and network with other mid-level technical professionals.