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Thursday, February 26

Starting Happy Hour

6:00 pm – 9:00pm // Beaux Cafe Castro

Saturday, February 27

The Primary Event

8:30am // Gates Open – Castro Theatre

9:30am – 11am // Glorious Morning Sessions // Castro Theatre

Welcome // Leanne Pittsford, Creator, Lesbians Who Tech

Why don’t we Fully Grasp This Summit Started // Erica Anderson, Twitter & Danielle Moodie Mills, Emcees

Damaging the Bro Code // Dominique DeGuzman, Computer Software Engineer, Twilio

From Data Geek to Emerging chief to ‘People Focused’ management // Ideas on how to Emerge from Shadows Christy Gaughan, Director of advertising Science, Genentech

Can tech resolve Gun Violence // Pia Carusone, past main of team to Congresswoman Gabby Giffords

Morning Keynote

Unpacking confidentiality, Rose Hayes, Engineering Director at Bing & Board of administrators at Transgender Law Center

Once we explore privacy, we generally speaking make use of most of similar vocabulary we use to talk about safety. How might this impact the goals we arranged, the questions we ask, and also the responses we provide. What is lacking through the point of view which comes together with the security mentality?

11:00am // Simply Take Some Slack – You Deserve It

11:30am // Breakout Lounge Sessions // (places given)

Ladies in technical Lounge // Qbar // paid by Indiegogo

Hacker’s Lounge // Beaux club // Sponsored by Amazon

Career & Connection Lounge // backed by Linkedin

11:30am // belated Morning principal level Sessions // Castro Theatre

UX Research and Design: the human being Side of technical, Aga Bojko, Director of User analysis, Indiegogo

Support Actually Adequate: Precisely Why Tech Companies Tend To Be Failing To Bring In Feminine Engineers, Adria Richards

Through the the majority of effective Kickstarter venture Actually ever to a Gaming Empire // How One Entrepreneur Re-imaged how we Gamble Games, Julie Uhrman, creator & CEO, OUYA

Thanks to suit your Provider. Thanks for visiting Entry-level, Vanessa Vinson

Just how one queer women is trying to really make it in tech after providing her nation.

The Future Hereditary Evaluating // Emily Conley, 23andMe

Fireside Chat // Exactly How Badass Women Are Solving Technical’s Diversity Challenge

Moderated by Danielle Moodie Mills & Aisha Moodie Mills

Kimberly Bryant, Black Babes Code

Tina Lee, Mother Coders

Aliya Rahman // System Director, Code for Advancement

12:30pm // get Grub On // Lunch Breakouts

Meal Outbreaks Sessions*

Lunch enrollment will open up quickly!

Songs Tech // Managed by Pandora

Coders Connect // Managed by Twilio

Tech Power Lesbians Q & A // Hosted by SnapChat

Decoding Startup Equity payment // Hosted by Robasciotti & Associates, Inc

Ignite Meal Periods // Hosted by Optimizely

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*For lunch, you will select one associated with the breakout classes in places all over Castro theatre, each on another topic. Meal registration will open eventually!

2:00pm // Afternoon Sessions // Castro Theatre

How Automated Software, Quantitative Analytics & Algorithms Make Financial Preparing Much More Accessible For Millennials, Ali Rosenthal, Vice-president of Strategic Partnerships, Wealthfront

Exactly how Coaching Transgender Women Technical Skills is Saving Lives // Lose Angelica Ross, Founder TransTech

Lesbians Just Who Technical Entrepreneur Pitch Program

Four amazing queer women entrepreneurs will pitch the companies and applications they truly are creating, in front of a section of judges such as traders and business owners.


Riana Lynn, Foods Trace

Katy Atkinson, DataSnap

Monica Taher, ClipYap

Even more eventually!


Robyn Exton, Founder, Dattch

Kathrina Manalac, Y Combinator

Alexis Ohanian, Co-founder, Reddit

2:00pm // Afternoon Lounge Sessions // (locations given)

In depth schedule of breakout classes just around the corner!

Ladies in Tech Lounge // QBar // backed by Indiegogo

Hacker’s Lounge // Beaux pub // Sponsored by Amazon

Career & Connection Lounge // Sponsored by Linkedin

3:15pm // City Director Lesbians Which Tech Meetup!

// QBar

Jess Ainlay, Chicago

Caroline Young, Boston

Jennifer Oslislo, Portland

3:30pm // Take a rest + have actually A Drink // Really, You Deserve It

4:00pm // Keynotes & Afternoon Sessions // Castro Theatre

Keynote Interview

Kara Swisher, Founder, Re/code.net

Marc Benioff, Chief Executive Officer, Salesforce.com

Keynote Ignite Session

Females Against Humanity, Kate Stayman-London, Lead Storyteller, Change.org

How I turned into a VC within my 20’s, Sarah Kunst, lover, Fortis associates

Just how a Brazilian Lesbian certain Bill Gates to start out Expedia, Soraya Bittencourt, Product and computer software technology Executive

The continuing future of Smartphone Wellness Technical, Meg Columbia-Walsh, Founder and CEO, Inverse Portable

Keynote Interview

Megan Smith, Chief Technology Officer, United States

Leanne Pittsford, Founder, Lesbians Which Tech

5:30pm // that is A Wrap // High Fives

5:30pm After celebration: Cocktails + discussion // Hell Yeah // The Cafe (managed by Yelp, advancement computer software & Mandrill)

Saturday, February 28

Hackathon // Mozilla Offices SF

Registration coming soon!


Workshop Track // Github Soma Workplaces

Registration coming soon!

9:30am break fast

10:30am – 12:00pm // Morning Sessions

Just before slim in // comprehending the Neuroscience of Change, Tamera Schmidt, Director revenue quality at VMware & Neuro mentor

The Gut as a Culture-Changing Software, Ginger Chien, contribute person in Technical Staff/Data providers tool Architect at AT&T movement

Individual PR: Creating and Controlling The Brand, Elissa Beth, CTO/Co-Founder at Glimpse Labs

The Magic of Speaking In Public // Holley Murchison, Rhetoric Coach, Oratory Glory

How to locate your very best chat // Cloe Shasha, Ted Associate tools Producer at TED

Fish Bowl Training

Dani Rukin, CPCC, PCC, Leadership Development and Career Mentor

Rajkumari Neogy, Chief Executive Officer at iRestart

12:30pm – 2:00pm // meal treatment

Hacking the Tech Workforce

Mary Scotton, Principal Developer Evangelist at salesforce.com

Ayori Selassie, Sr. Remedy Engineer, Income Engineer, System Specialist at


Ladies and underrepresented minorities tend to be hacking the technology workforce. It has been over per year since Silicon Valley tech companies posted their particular dismal assortment statistics. As a result, we have now viewed an ever-increasing area of business owners and coders altering the tech landscape, one Hackathon/Conference/Company at the same time. Join us to listen these success tales and the ways to implement these hacks inside office.

2:00pm // Afternoon Classes

The Ingredients of Technical Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur Q & A

Janelle S. Allen, Founder at Learnwise.co

Jessica McGlory, Creator at Business Anticipate Project

Even more soon

Simple tips to Grow Your Company & Your Own Client Base

Ari Isaacman Astles, Director of Growth, NY Times

Lisa Sullivan-Cross, VP Development, Pandora

Maud Pasturaud, Cellphone & Business Growth Specialist

Dealing with Stealth Barriers to Diverse Participation and improved advancement, Dr. Catherine Ashcraft from the nationwide Center for ladies & that (NCWIT)

Arrive find out about a number of the hidden obstacles and subdued biases that often avoid businesses from choosing leading skill. Within this entertaining demonstration, Dr. Catherine Ashcraft through the nationwide Center for females & that (NCWIT), will talk about just how people and organizations can properly address these undetectable barriers to better attract and retain the varied talent that drive potential innovation. Attendees will learn about tangible techniques and methods they’re able to make use of for implementing these techniques within their companies.


Brunch Dual Union

Registration not far off!

Want to have LesbiansWhoTech throughout the year in your city? You should start a feminist maker/hackerspace where you could hang out with folks you prefer weekly! Learn how Double Union produced a women-centered, queer-positive, feminist community working area and just how you might carry out the same in your geographical area. Pay attention to a job interview with two beginning members of dual Union how they found a space, finalized the rental, and liberated a 3D printer. We are going to serve lighting brunch with vegan and gluten-free choices.


Lesbians Just Who Bike

Registration just around the corner!

Sunday, March 1

Closing Brunch

Registration not far off!

Look out for revisions into schedule as enrollment will open for breakout and weekend occasions for the impending times. The Dattch discount is


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