8:00 – 9:00a

Breakfast, Networking, and Registration

9:00 – 9:05a

Niamh De Niese, BNY Mellon

9:05 – 9:10a

Adriana Gascoigne, Girls in Tech, Inc.

9:10 – 9:30a

Martha Lane-Fox, Doteveryone

9:30 – 9:50a

Leading the Way: Stories of Leadership Across
Technology, Finance, and Social Enterprise

Jacqueline de Rojas, techUK
Laure Claire Reillier, Launchworks
Clare Jones, What3Words
Niamh De Niese, BNY Mellon

Natalie Langley, Ernst & Young LLP

9:50 – 10:10a

Ariane Gorin, Expedia

10:10 – 10:30a

Teresa Carlson, Amazon Web Services

10:30 – 10:50a


10:50 – 11:10a

Rukmini Sivaraman, Nutanix

11:10 – 11:30a

Dr. Mariarosaria Taddeo, Oxford Internet Institute

11:30a – 11:50a

Jessie Link, Twitter

11:50 – 12:10p

Charlotte Finn,

12:10 – 1:10p


1:10 – 1:15p

Ice Breaker and Announcements

1:15 – 1:35p

Jane Moran, Unilever

1:35 – 1:55p

Michelle You, Songkick

1:55 – 2:15p

Dr. Veronica Lange, UBS Innovation Labs

2:15 – 2:35p

Opportunities and Challenges for Women in Startups Panel
Jess Butcher, Blippar
Marta Krupińska, Azimo
Diane Perlman, Unruly
Elizabeth Varley, TechHub

Natalie Langley, Ernst & Young LLP

2:35 – 2:55p

Ruth Harrison, Thoughtworks

2:55 – 3:15p


3:15 – 3:35p

Gail Giacobbe, GoDaddy

3:35 – 3:55p

The Convergence of Technology, Entrepreneurship,
and Social Good Panel  

Lu Li, Blooming Founders
Amali de Alwis, Code First Girls
Danna Ingleton, Amnesty International

Onyi Anyado, OA Media House

3:55 – 4:15p

How Venture Capital Can Drive Diversity and Inclusion Panel
Faisal Galaria, GoCompare
Reshma Sohoni, Seedcamp
Eileen Burbidge, Passion Capital

Tricia Nelson, Ernst & Young LLP

4:15 – 4:35p

Fireside Chat
Avid Larizadeh Duggan, Kobalt

4:35 – 4:55p

Laurie Leshin, Worcester Polytechnic Institute and NASA

4:55 – 5:00p

Closing Remarks

5:00 – 7:00p

Networking Cocktail Party