Keynote Speakers

Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox

Actor, Award-winning Producer, and Equal Rights Activist

Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard

Former Prime Minister of Australia

Taraji Henson

Taraji P. Henson

Actor, Writer, and Producer

Susan O'Malley

Susan O'Malley

American Sports Executive

Signature Session Speakers

Kathrine Switzer

Kathrine Switzer

Athlete, Advocate, and Commentator

Maria Toorpakai Wazir

Maria Toorpakai Wazir

Professional Squash Player

Session Speakers

Kate Biberdorf, PhD

Kate Biberdorf, PhD

"Kate the Chemist"

Award-Winning Instructor of General Chemistry, The University of Texas at Austin

Erica Dhawan

Erica Dhawan

Business Strategist and Innovation Expert

Susan David, PhD

Susan David, PhD

Harvard Medical School Psychologist

Pamela Meyer

Pamela Meyer

Author, Certified Fraud Examiner

Carmen Rita Wong

Carmen Rita Wong

Journalist, Writer, and Commentator


Headshot photo of Dayan Anandappa

Dayan Anandappa

Corporate Vice President & General Manager, Digital Accelerator, United Technologies

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Asha George

Vice President of Global Diversity and Inclusion, Dell

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Alessandra Ginante

Executive Vice President and Chief Talent Officer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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Adora Andy Jenkins

Vice President of Communications and Engagement, 2U, Inc.

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Nigel Long

Corporate Counsel, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group

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Susan McDonough

Vice President, Customer Experience, Cisco Systems, Inc.


Headshot photo of Javier Barrientos

Javier Barrientos

Vice President of Talent & Inclusion, Charter Communications

Headshot photo of Karima Bennoune

Karima Bennoune

Human Rights Advocate

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Stacy Blake-Beard

Professor, Simmons School of Business

Master of Ceremonies

Headshot photo of Joyce Kulhawik

Joyce Kulhawik

Emmy Award-Winning Journalist