Day One

8:45 AM
Kick-off & Video Manifesto


9:00 AM
ground rules


9:10 AM
The challenge will not wait  —  Summit Opening and Overview

Cat Posey, Founder of Tech Superwomen


9:35 AM
Keynote #1: Black Panther, Harry Potter and the SWAG of Tech Superwomen

Kamilah Taylor, Cofounder, Author, Engineer


10:05 AM
Why Investing in Women Entrepreneurs is the Future of Silicon Valley (fireside chat)

Ann Miura-Ko, Co-founding Partner, Floodgate, and David Hornik, Early Stage Venture Capitalist, August Capital


10:50 AM
Break


11:05 AM
Tech Culture Contradictions: Confessions from a Stereotype-Threatened Engineer

Raquel Romano, Principal Software Engineer, Threadloom


11:20 AM
D&I Fake News and Myths – a Takedown
Jez Humble, Author, Speaker and CTO at DevOps Research Assessment


11:50 AM
Why I Built a Startup about Water

Tiffani Ashley Bell, Founder and Executive Director, The Human Utility


12:15 PM
Lunch and lounge
Visit the restaurants in the lower level and surrounding area of the
METREON, and enjoy snacks and refreshments in the community lounge and sponsor pavilion


1:45 PM
Gather for a message from some special folks


2:00 PM
Empathy and VR (fireside chat)

Erin Teague, Head of VR Product, YouTube, and Cat Posey, Founder of Tech Superwomen


2:30 PM
The Future of Blockchain and Why Women are Needed

Pamela Rice, Head of Technology Strategy and Innovation Labs Engineering, Capital One


2:45 PM
Break


2:55 PM
Featured: How early does the Pipeline Leak and What can we do About it?
Insights from Recent Grads

Billie Wei, Program Manager, Microsoft and former co-President, Harvard Women in Computer Science; Zoe Olson, Tech Arch Analyst, Accenture, and former president, University of Oregon Women in CS; Jibby Ayo-Ani, Software Engineer, Capital One; and Patricia Posey, COO, Tech Superwomen Summit


3:40 PM
Founder Story: Why I quit Startups to Build /dev/color

Makinde Adeagbo, CEO and Founder, /dev/color, and
Cat Posey, Founder of Tech Superwomen


4:05 PM
To Be Announced – Spotlight on women at the forefront of AI — lighting talk series


4:30 PM
To Be Announced Closing keynote


5:00 PM
What’s next!

Cat Posey, Founder of Tech Superwomen






Day Two

8:45 AM
Gathering


9:00 AM
Kickoff


9:10 AM
Featured: Uncovering the Hidden Figures of Tech

Megan Smith and NASA Astronaut Dr. Yvonne Cagle (fireside chat)


10:05 AM
“Clear My Record” and Making Tech that Matters

Jazmyn Latimer, Lead Designer and Researcher – Safety and Justice Team, Code for America


10:20 AM
Keynote #3: The State of D&I and the path forward

Nicole Sanchez, CEO and Founder, Vaya Consulting


10:35 AM
Break
Brought to you by Intuit


10:55 AM
Lighting keynote to be announced


11:10 AM
Featured: Women, Power and the Boardroom

Nora Denzel, Merline Santil and Alolita Sharma


11:55 AM
Tech Superwomen Manifesto

Cat Posey, Founder of Tech Superwomen


12:00 PM
Closing — Special Musical performance by Kaitlyn Hova


12:10 PM
Lunch and network Visit the restaurants in the lower level of the METREON and enjoy snacks and refreshments in the community lounge and sponsor pavilion