Girls in Tech: Lady Pitch Night

Event Start Date:
November 10, 2015
Event End Date:
November 10, 2015
Event Venue:
Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, San Francisco

If you believe your product & business is eligible and wish to apply for Girls in Tech’s Lady Pitch Night, access its website (http://girlsintech.org/ladypitchnightsf/), submit your application through YouNoodle, and be judged by Girls in Tech’s panel of industry experts for a chance to win!

The Lady Pitch Night Competition was designed to help grow startup businesses, regionally. Entrepreneurs will pitch their technology products, services and concepts to our self-made entrepreneurs and investors with the aim of garnering industry exposure and a cash prize.

ICANN 54 is underway in Dublin

Event Start Date:
October 18, 2015
Event End Date:
October 22, 2015
Event Venue:
Dublin Convention Center

We hold international public meetings around the globe that are free and open to all. It is a great opportunity to connect with the community. Check the full schedule of meetings.

Women in ICANN, Internet and ICTs: Opportunities and Challenges

Event Start Date:
October 19, 2015
Event End Date:
October 19, 2015
Event Venue:
Dublin Convention Center - Wicklow Hall 2

Event time: 15:15PM to 16:45PM

Overview: Explore the participation opportunities for women in ICANN, Internet industry and ICTs in General. Analyse the challenges and barriers of including women leadership positions in IT organisations. Impact of STEM education in younger generations.

 Agenda Details:

1. Impact of STEM education in the younger generation
2. Explore participation and leadership opportunities for women in ICANN, Internet industry and ICTs in general
3. Analyse the challenges and barriers of including women leadership positions in IT organisations.

Moderators: Asha Hemrajani, Olga Cavalli

A) Opening Remarks

B) Keynote: Local invitee based in Dublin (name to be confirmed soon)

C) Panel: (please note 5-6 panelists will be confirmed out of this list, depending on availability)

Elise Gerighk – IANA
Kathy Kleinman
Oscar Robles Garay – LACNIC CEO
Ron Andruff – ICANN Nomcom
Kathy Brown – ISOC CEO
Vanda Scartezzini – Former Nomcom Chair
Suzanne Woolf – ICANN Board Member
Fiona Asonga – CEO Tespok

DNS Women’s Breakfast

Event Start Date:
October 19, 2015
Event End Date:
October 19, 2015
Event Venue:
Spencer Hotel - East Restaurant

We are pleased to welcome you to our traditional DNS Women breakfast at the Spencer Hotel – East Restaurant. Event time: 7:00AM to 9:00AM

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Address: Excise Walk, IFSC, Dublin 1, Ireland

amazon_logo_RGBThanks to our sponsor Amazon!

  • Presenter: Karla Valente
  • Speaker: Stacey King

Stacey King heads up Amazon Registry Services, which will launch at least 52 new TLDs over the next few years.  Before moving over to the business side, Stacey held roles as Senior Corporate Counsel at Amazon, managing its new TLD applications and domain name portfolio, and Senior IP and Digital Counsel at Richemont in London, where she was responsible for Richemont’s gTLD applications and domain name portfolio among other tasks.  Stacey has attended ICANN meetings regularly since 2006, and has been involved with ICANN off and on since 2000.

  • During the event, we will also have Luciana Gassett relaunching DNS Women Brand!

Professor Gassett earned her M.A. in Graphic Design from Savannah College of Art and Design with a specialty in brand positioning and brand revitalization. She earned a B.A. in Visual Communication from Universidade de Brasilia, Brazil. She brings a successful career in marketing and graphic design to her teaching role at Flagler College, and her work has been honored with national and international industry recognition.

#Women Game Changers

Event Start Date:
September 24, 2015
Event End Date:
September 24, 2015
Event Venue:
Global Conference Call

http://tinyurl.com/GlobalConferenceCallSeptember 24, 2015