Women in Tech Forum 2020 will be organized virtually on Tuesday 27 October 2020 at 16.30–18.50.

The purpose of the event is to raise awareness on how we could close the gender gap and provide inspiring stories through examples and role models on what it is like to work and progress your career in tech.

All participants must register to be able to attend the event. The registration deadline is Monday 26 October 2020 at 10.00.

The link to the online event platform will be sent to the registered participants via email on Monday 26 October 2020.

Please note that there is a limited amount of spots available for the event.

 

Program

16.30 Opening words
  Marjo Miettinen, Chairman of the Board, Ensto
   
  Keynote: Building an Inclusive Digital Economy
  Yacine Samb, Product Marketing Manager for Northern Europe, Google
   
  Panel discussion: How to retain women in the tech industry by making the tech culture more inclusive
  Tomas Nyström, Country Managing Director, Accenture Finland
Ekaterina Gianelli, Partner, Inventure
Sandra Calvo, Cloud & AI engineer, IBM
Moderator Elina Lappalainen, Journalist, Talouselämä
   
17.40 Break
   
17.50 
Keynote: My story from building banks to becoming a tech founder, 20 years experience in a nutshell and the impact of a can do mindset
  Monika Liikamaa, Co-founder, CEO & Chair, Enfuce
   
  Panel discussion: Understanding gender bias in Technology
  Marja Dunderfelt, Chief Security Officer, Huawei Technologies Finland
Kenigbolo Meya Stephen, Frontend Engineering Lead, BCaster
Susanna Bairoh, Research Manager, TEK Academic Engineers & Architects in Finland
Moderator Reetta Heiskanen, Politics and Business Journalist, Helsingin Sanomat 

   
  Closing remarks
   
18.50 Event ends

 

 

For more information, please visit
Women in Tech Forum website

If you have questions regarding registration please contact womenintech@tapahtumaan.fi