The IWiT Summit will aim to unite the Indy tech community to celebrate its growth and define its future as a progressive tech hub. The goal is to inspire the diversification of the Tech workforce and attract the next generation of female techies.
The Indy Women in Tech Inc. is convening both local and national tech companies, led by top female executives for a day of insight and comradery. Attendees will listen to keynote speaker Mae Jemison, and her experiences as an astronaut and as woman in STEM careers.
About Dr. Mae Jemison:
Jemison is an American engineer, physician and NASA astronaut who became the first woman of color in the world to go into space when she flew aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour in 1992.
Cara Adams – Chief Engineer, Bridgestone Motorsports
Greg Ballard – Former Mayor of Indianapolis
Rachel Clark – SVP Product and Engineering, Octiv
Cindy Konich – CEO, Federal Home Loan Bank
Melissa Norcross – VP & CSO, Ontario Systems
Allison Robinson – Founder & CEO of the Mom Project
Dan Towriss – President and CEO, Guggenheim Life
Peggy Boyer – Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness Expert, Linkage