InnoTech Austin
October 15, 2014
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InnoTech Women in Tech Summit

8:00am – 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Registration for the 2014 Women in Tech Summit is $49.00 and includes a full day of dedicated sessions, a 30 minute one-on-one coaching session, access to all of the InnoTech Conference sessions, InnoTech keynotes, InnoTech exhibits and vendor seminars, and the 16th Annual IT Executives of the Year Awards Reception-hosted by AITP and the SIM – Austin Chapter.IMPORTANT NOTE: Access to the Austin Digital Marketing Summit & Austin CIO Gala Luncheon is not included with your Women in Tech Summit. Each of these special events requires separate registration and payment.
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2014 Women in Tech Summit Agenda – “Leading the Way”

All Day

COACHING OPPORTUNITIES Our coaching program includes 10 professionally qualified coaches with a wealth of corporate, entrepreneurial, profit and non-profit experience.  You may see their bios below. Your registration includes a private thirty minute session with the coach of your choice (first come first serve so sign up early).  What better opportunity to reflect, challenge your status quo and set some actions in place.Our coaches will be available throughout the entire day beginning at 8:30 and concluding at 4:30 so you may customize your schedule.

8:00am – 8:50am

InnoTech Keynote

8:00am – 9:00am

Optional Networking

9:00am – 9:10am

Opening Remarks

Joanne-Corum_80Joanne Corum, Sr. Director, AMAT
LM09_80Laura McCanlies, Sr. IT Business Solutions Manager, Tokyo Electron

9:05am – 10:00am

 Women in Tech Summit Opening Keynote
Join us for a fireside chat with BDP International CIO Angela Yochem.
Yochem_Angela_80Angela Yochem
Chief Information Officer, BDP International
Janelle-Monney_80Janelle Monney
Founder and Managing Partner, The Monney Group, LLC,

10:15am – 11:00am

How to Be a STEM Role Model and Super Hero
STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professionals are creative problem solvers essential to our health, happiness and safety. Explore how to describe your technology career in a way that excites kids, college students, and the public about engineering. Participants will learn the “Recipe for Role Model Success” (Techbridge’s Role Models Matter Curriculum) and fabulous in-person and online resources to engage as a STEM role model and STEM super hero in classrooms, after school programs and beyond.
TriciaBerry_80Tricia Berry
Director, Women in Engineering Program (WEP)

11:00am – 12:30pm

Women in Tech Summit Networking Lunch – Leading With Passion
natalie_gatz_80Natalie Gatz
National Account Manager, Insight Global
Rhonda_80Rhonda Parouty
Senior Manager of Business Strategy and Operations, HP Software, Enterprise Security Product division
jen_grogono_80Jen Grogono
Chief Executive Officer, uStudio, Inc.

12:45pm – 1:45pm

 Barriers to Innovation and How to Break Them Down
kerry_80Kerry O’Connor
Chief Innovation Officer
City of Austin

1:45pm – 2:30pm

InnoTech Happy 45 Minutes Networking Reception
Network with your peers and enjoy free beer/wine and prizes

2:30pm – 3:20pm

Case Study “Leading Innovation: IT & Marketing”
The IT department builds things that scale and last, while marketing strives to provide solutions to answer customer needs – preferably before they know they need them. How can these organizations move forward together?   Come hear about the changes taking place at Freescale to help blur the lines between IT and Marketing and create one efficient team, focused on the customer.
Christine_80Christine Deliance
IT Senior Manager of Customer Experience & Digital Solutions
Freescale
john_dixon_80John Dixon
Director for Corporate Marketing
Freescale

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Leading Through Relationships with Effective Communication
Leading Through Relationships explores the importance of being a productive and motivated team member that effectively communicates and builds long-lasting relationships.
Terry-Woodworth_80Terry Woodworth
Assistant Vice President | Enterprise Infrastructure & Business Intelligence, USAA
mnievaardpic_80Michele Nievaard, Assistant Vice President of Business Solutions, USAA

4:30pm

Closing Comments
COACHING OPPORTUNITIES
Our coaching program includes 10 professionally qualified coaches with a wealth of corporate, entrepreneurial, profit and non-profit experience.  You may see their bios below. Your registration includes a private thirty minute session with the coach of your choice (first come first serve so sign up early).  What better opportunity to reflect, challenge your status quo and set some actions in place.Our coaches will be available throughout the entire day beginning at 8:30 and concluding at 4:30 so you may customize your schedule.
Current Coaches Include:
Thank you to our 2014 Women in Tech Summit Chairs:
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Joanne Corum

Senior Director, Applied Materials

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Laura McCanlies

IT Business Solutions Manager, Tokyo Electron