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According to IDC, opportunities in the cloud will exceed $300B by 2020 from infrastructure technology spending alone. Adding other areas of digital innovation including quantum computing, ambient technology, augmented reality, and artificial intelligence extends the technology opportunity into multi-trillions of dollars with vast, ever-changing social and economic impact. This shift is also referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The opportunities in the cloud are both impressive and daunting. To ensure women are at the forefront of this tectonic shift, Women in Cloud is driving community-led initiative supporting female technology entrepreneurs.  Via private-public partnerships with innovative companies and leaders in tech Women in Cloud creates access to partnership opportunities, programs that accelerate business growth in the cloud and strategic alliances that advance the success of women in tech.

Why Should You Consider Attending This Event

Women! We are key drivers of economic growth.  Yet we continue to face substantial hurdles in accessing the resources needed to launch and sustain businesses and grow our careers.  From addressing the financial inclusion gender gap in funding to providing women the tools, knowledge, and networks they need to reach their full potential, 2019 is the year to ACCELERATE women.

The Women in Cloud Summit is one building block in the solution. This Summit will connect you, cloud industry leaders, women-led cloud companies and allies of all types.  The inspiring agenda will help women gain access to opportunities, to resources and to acceleration programs that will grow their careers and their business. This year it’s all about action to accelerate the velocity of women-led tech companies!

The 2019 Summit will explore:

Enabling New Innovations: Provide ways to leverage and adopt cloud technologies to innovate

Personal & Skill Growth: Give women access to personal and cloud-related skills development

Networking: Accelerate ideas and access to resources including strategic partnerships

Customer Acceleration: Identify new ways to acquire customers & drive customer obsession

Address:
Microsoft Building 33
16070 Northeast 36th Way
Redmond, WA 98052
United States

Date and Time:
Sat, January 26, 2019
9:00 AM – 7:30 PM PST

Contact:
Raisa Noelle
raisa@womenincloud.com
206-201-2657

AGENDA AT A GLANCE

Opening Innovative opening with mindfulness experience
Keynote We will be announcing our keynote speaker soon!
Panel Discussion Discussions are focused on best practices for interactive, interesting, and engaging topics
Workshops Immersive sessions of leadership, technical and business related topics
Exhibition Booths The exhibition is designed to meet the industry leading companies who will be offering job and partnership opportunities
Demo Awards Experience how B2B solutions are designed, developed and launched with customers and partners. You will be an integral part of picking the winner
Experiential Bringing experiential activities around networking, deal-making and building trust with potential customers
 Cocktails Let’s celebrate with the cocktail hour and enjoy networking with leaders in our community.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Gavriella Schuster

Gavriella Schuster

Corporate Vice President, Microsoft
Amy Nelson

Amy Nelson

Founder/CEO, The Riveter
Sandy Carter

Sandy Carter

Vice President, Amazon
Melanie Posey

Melanie Posey

Vice President, 451 Research
Gretchen O’Hara

Gretchen O’Hara

VP, Microsoft
Wendy White

Wendy White

Marketing Executive, Egencia
Fernando Hernandez

Fernando Hernandez

Microsoft Director, Supplier Diversity
Carrie Francey

Carrie Francey

Area Vice President, Information Builders
Karen Fassio

Karen Fassio

Director, WW Partner Group, Microsoft
Jenna Lang

Jenna Lang

Founder/President of Lange International
Britt Provost

Britt Provost

EVP, Apptio
Chaitra Vedullapalli

Chaitra Vedullapalli

CMO & Co Founder, Meylah
Madhu Kochar

Madhu Kochar

Vice President - Analytics Product Development, IBM

Jacqueline Touma

Jacqueline Touma

Founder/CEO, Curious Enterprises LLC.
Jill Angelo

Jill Angelo

Founder/CEO, Genneve
Deena Pierott

Deena Pierott

Equity advisor to city of seattle & founder, iurban teen
Sarah Blankinship

Sarah Blankinship

Founder & CEO RightSciences

CALL FOR SPEAKERS

Women In Cloud provides speakers with a global stage to enable cloud opportunities. Call for speakers including keynote conversations, panel discussions, one-on-one interviews, and spotlights focused on accelerating impact for women entrepreneurs and leaders in the cloud is now open. We invite thought leaders, innovative thinkers, entrepreneurs, and industry influencers to apply to speak at Women in Cloud Summit 2019. We will reach out a week before the Nov30th deadline to confirm your participation.

SPONSORS & PARTNERS

Download sponsorship flyer for more details. If you are interested in sponsoring or partnering with us, please contact raisa@womenincloud.com

PROMOTING PARTNERS

GET INVOLVED

Our dedicated community comes together to advance the mission to create access and acceleration for everyone to take action to advance leadership and entreprenuership. WiC volunteers contribute their time, skills, and expertise by serving on various experiences in the month leading up to the summit and providing on-the-ground support during the summit. Signup if you are interested in volunteer, mentor, advisor, speaker or others