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Session: Keynote

Girls in Tech: Empowering the next generation of female leaders

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Speaker(s)

  • Adriana Gascoigne
    Founder & CEO
    Girls in Tech

Girls in Tech is a global non-profit that’s working to put an end to gender inequality in high-tech industries and startups, through education and the empowerment of women who are passionate about all things tech. Join us as we welcome Adriana Gascoigne, Girls in Tech founder and CEO, who will share her unique vision for empowering the next generation of female leaders across our industry.

Bio

Adriana Gascoigne
Founder & CEO
Girls in Tech

Adriana is the Founder and CEO of Girls in Tech, a San Francisco-based non-profit organization devoted to empowering, educating and engaging women in the tech industry across 43 chapters in 32 countries. No stranger to growing brands and building amazing companies, Adriana has worked with tech companies like Indiegogo, Oracle’s Involver, and Change.org. She has also served in executive roles at Ogilvy & Mather, Interpublic Group of Companies, Social Gaming Network (SGN), and SecondMarket.

Adriana holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a concentration in Organizational Studies from the University of California at Davis, and received a certification from El Tecnologico de Monterrey in Aguascalientes, Mexico. She is a Singular University Impact Fellow Scholarship Recipient, was named one of the 20 most influential Latinos in technology in 2018 by CNET and 2018 Pioneer Leadership Award winner at the Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit. Adriana is an author and will be publishing her first book, Tech Boss Lady, in June 2019.


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