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5:30 PM Doors Open + Career Fair Starts
5:40 PM Welcome by Leanne Pittsford, CEO + Founder of Tech Jobs Tour
5:45 PM Speaker: Mayor Muriel Bowser
6:00 PM Speaker: FCC Commissioner, Mignon Clyburn
6:15 PM Speed Mentoring I
6:30 PM "What the Tech?" - hosted by Girl Develop It
7:00 PM "The Five Technological Forces Disrupting Security" - Steve Van Till, CEO, Brivo
7:00 PM Speed Mentoring II
7:15 PM Fireside Chat w/ Jesse Bridges, Diversity & Inclusion Officer + Amanda Wernicke, Senior Project Manager
7:20 PM Remarks by WeWork White House, Anastasia Dellaccio, Head of the Creator Awards Job Fairs
7:25 PM Keynote Speaker: Megan Smith, 3rd CTO of the United States, Entrepreneur and Engineer
7:45 PM Lightening Talk: Sunitha Burri, Senior Software Engineer at Oath
7:50 PM Lightening Talk: Alexis Goody, Software Engineer @ Contactually "Becoming a Trailblazer at a Startup"
7:55 PM Lightening Talk: Emily Rasowsky, CEO and Founder of the Women in Tech Campaign
8:00 PM Lightening Talk: JP Sisneros, Community Marketing Coordinator, Flatiron School DC
8:15-8:45 PM Speed Mentoring
9:00 PM Doors Close

Agenda subject to change.

Speakers + Mentors

Megan Smith

3rd U.S. CTO, CEO shift7
Entrepreneur. Engineer.
Washington, DC

leanne pittsford

Leanne Pittsford

CEO & Founder
Lesbians Who Tech, Tech Jobs Tour, include.io
Washington, DC

Andrette Anderson

Enterprise Systems Administrator
Bethesda, Maryland

Kimberly Arias

Video & Motion Graphics Producer
Pew Research Center
Washington, DC

Teia Atkins

Senior Web Developer
Ghost Note Agency
Washington, District of Columbia

Ashleigh Axios

Design Exponent, Executive Creative Director
Washington, DC

Christian Bailey

Marketing Operations Manager
Amazon Web Services
Washington, DC

Jessica Bell

The Washington Post
Washington, DC

Soumeya Benghanem

Strategy & Action
Tysons, VA

Kelsey Campbell

Founder/Data Scientist
Gayta Science
Baltimore, MD

Phaedra Chrousos

Chief Innovation Officer
The Libra Group
Washington, DC

Allan Cole

Theme Imagineer
Automattic, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Troy Crosby

Engineering Team Lead
Washington, D.C.

Arthur Deane

Security Assurance Program Manager
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Herndon, Virginia

Rhonda Farrell

Cyber Change Management Specialist
Booz Allen Hamilton
Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Paula Gearon

Software Engineer
Cisco Systems, Inc
Spotsylvania, VA

Krista Gettle

SVP, Product Management & Delivery
Krista M Gettle
Washington, DC

Ellie Gordon

Cofounder, COO, Designer
Pittsburgh, Pa

Andrew Benson Greene

Baltimore, MD

Anita Hall

The Washington Post
Washington, DC

Joy Huggins

Defender Academy
North Bethesda, MD

Alton Idowu

SDE II / Software Architect
Herndon, VA

Satina Isaac

Business Process Development Specialist / Business Analyst
Accenture Federal Services

Jessica Jackson

Recruiter/ HR Assistant
Bethesda, MD

Lauren Jacobson

Program Manager
DC, District of Columbia

Kelly Jin

Director of Results-Driven Government
Laura and John Arnold Foundation
Washington, DC

Matthew Keesan

VP Software Engineering
College Park, MD

Veni Kunche

Code with Veni
Oakton, Virginia

Gabriella Levine

Senior Engineer

Nancy McDonald

Professional SEO Trainer/Consultant
Invenio SEO
Annapolils, Maryland

Michelle Millben

MGMC Enterprises, LLC/Wear What You Believe Shop
Alexandria, VA

Alexis Moody

Full Stack Software Engineer
Washington, DC

Luciana Morais

UX Lead & Lead Voice User Interface Designer
Silver Spring, MD

Mawulom Nenonene

Director of Talent
Washington DC

Kate Nicoletti

Software Engineer
Blacklight Technology
Washington, DC

Pri Oberoi

Data Scientist
Deep Learning Analytics
Arlington, VA

Tim Pavlick, PhD

Chief Innovation Officer
Attain, LLC
Poolesville, MD

Emily Rasowsky

CEO + Founder
Women in Tech Campaign
Washington, DC

Rica Rosario

Senior UX Designer
Deloitte Digital
Arlington, VA

Jp Sisneros

Community Marketing Coordinator
Flatiron School
Washington, DC

Cynthia Strand

Senior Fellow at In-Q-Tel
Arlington, VA

Rebecca Taber

Founder + CEO
Level Up America
Bethesda, MD

Kylee Talwar

Business Designer
Fjord, Design & Innovation for Accenture Interactive
Washington, D.C.

Erin Teare Martin

Senior Product Manager
Washington, DC

Angel Valant

Junior Software Engineer
Panoply Media
Washington, DC

Rajat Varuni

Security Architect
Amazon Web Services
Herndon, VA

Amanda Wernicke

Senior Project Manager
Washington, DC

Valerie Woolard Srinivasan

Software Engineer
Washington, DC

Chasity Wright

WrighTek Solutions
Los Angeles, CA

Tanya Zimmerli

VP of Product
Bethesda, Maryland


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