Equinix Girl Geek Dinner 2019
We are excited to host a Girl Geek Dinner at Equinix in Sunnyvale on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (5:30pm-8:30pm) – you’re invited!
Join us for delicious food, drinks & networking – and lightning talks from Equinix women leaders.
All genders & ages welcome!
EQUINIX GIRL GEEK LIGHTNING TALKS:
Talk Topic: “From Wall Street to C-Suite” by Sara Baack, Chief Product Officer
From starting her career in finance, to moving to the telecommunications industry, to landing at Equinix – first as CMO and now CPO – Sara has picked up a few things along the way. A lifelong learner and a child of two school teachers, she will share some key take-aways from her experiences and the philosophies she sticks to as a leader.
Talk Topic: “How To Thrive In The Male-Dominated Tech World” by Dr. Yun Freund, VP of Engineering
Yun (Winner of Silicon Valley Business Journal Women of Influence Award) offers best practices and how to be a better leader in the tech world.
Talk Topic: “Turning Customer-Inspired Innovation Into New Product Offerings” by Dr. Danjue Li, Director of Product Engineering
Building new products and driving innovation is never easy regardless of whether it is in a small startup company or an established large company like Equinix. In this lightning talk, Danjue will share her experiences of turning customer-inspired innovation into new winning Edge services product offerings for Equinix.
Talk Topic: “Finding Tech: Delivering Innovative Solutions” by Rozanne Stoman, Director of Applications
In this talk, Rozanne shares her journey to a career in technology, and talks about the alchemic blend of science, art and language that helps her teams deliver exceptional solutions.
Talk Topic: “Leveraging IoT & Big Data to Level the Playing Field for Remote Populations” by Dipti Srivastava, Senior Manager, Product Software Architecture & Engineering
The World Wide Web has enabled change agents to reach out the remote people in the world and set a level playing field. In this lightning talk, Dipti will share how we leverage IOT and Big Data technologies to monitor heterogeneous devices in geographically distributed data centers around the world.
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