The 2017 Wonder Women Tech + Diversity inclusion conference kicked off Friday at the Long Beach Convention Center featuring an impressive array of women leaders within the Women in Film + Women In Tech + Women In Stem (STEAM now) and Women In Business space. Panelist and guests include senior recruiters from PIXAR and ILM (Industrial Light & Magic) plus VIP appearance on Sunday Aug 20th of the Rev. Jessie Jackson, Sr.
Founded by visionary and global inequality advocate Lisa Mae Brunson, this conference is a must attend for those who want to be apart of the extraordinary changes that Brunson and her team are igniting into reality – EQUALITY!
Here’s the line-up on this weekends events!
DAY 1: INNOVATE (at time of publication – After session only)
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
2:25 PM – 2:35 PM
2:40 PM – 3:10 PM
3:10 PM – 3:20 PM
3:25 PM – 3:35 PM
3:35 PM – 3:45 PM
3:55 PM – 4:05 PM
4:10 PM – 4:20 PM
4:20 PM – 4:50 PM
“BEYOND THE DIVERSITY” AND “INCLUSION” BUZZWORDS — CREATING INCLUSIVE CULTURES PANEL
Moderator: Donnie Harper, SVP of Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
4:55 PM – 5:05 PM
“Unmanned Air Vehicle Cyber Security”
— Mahasa Zahirnia, Product Owner, Northrop Grumman Corporation
5:05 PM – 5:35 PM
5:35 PM – 5:45 PM
6:30-8:30pm – WWT VIP Mixer – Sponsored by WEWORK
The Wonder Women Tech + Diversity Conference is a Signature 3-day conference with an Expo, Startup Alley, keynotes, panel discussions, Mommy Lounge with daycare services and more!
DAY 2 = EMPOWER
Empower Your Community | Diversity Career Fair Presented by Amazon — August 19th, 2017: This is an interactive Career Fair (10 am – 4 pm) geared towards diversifying the STEAM workforce, featuring recruiting booths, career development workshops, headshot booths, and more! WWT is committed to empowering recruiters and attendees to diversify their workforce in real-time.
Also experience the Science Fair, a Junior Innovation Camp for youth ages 13-18 and STEAM including camps for seniors 65+ and special services and attendance pricing for people with disabilities, deaf and hard of hearing.
Day 3 = IGNITE
Ignite Your Passion — August 20th, 2017: Learn from 15 inspiring speakers included REV. JESSE JACKSON, SR. to discuss purpose-driven social innovations in technology and story-telling on the main stage in a TED-talk style format.
For a full line-up of events visit WWT
Use the hashtags #WeAreChangemakers #WWT2017