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Uncharted Territories: On Being The First In Tech

Virtual Events
Thu, Jul 16, 4:00 PM (PDT)

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About this event

We all have stories of being the first...

  • The first to go to college
  • The first to work in tech 
  • The first to be a CEO 
  • The first to open an office in a different country
Join Techqueria, Latinas in Tech and Lyft at our virtual event on Thursday, July 16 2020 at 4:00 pm PDT and hear stories from Latinx in Tech speakers on navigating being the first and explore "Uncharted Territories: On Being The First In Tech".

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81625232830?pwd=LzF0eFdLendIbnlQL1plOE44YWJQZz09

Meeting ID: 816 2523 2830

Password: pasos


FAQ

How will the event be formatted?

  • You can find the agenda below
  • We will be using Zoom Meeting with multiple breakout sessions so you can mingle and get to know others
  • There will be lightning talks (around 5 minutes) from the speakers on their journey of being the first in tech

Can anyone join?

  • Yes, just make sure to RSVP.
  • You will be booted out if you violate the Code of Conduct though.

Is there a limit on who can attend?

  • Yes, our Zoom plan only allows up to 500 people to be on at the same time. 
  • If you can't join, you can always tune in via our YouTube stream!

Will this event be recorded?

Is there a Code of Conduct?

What if someone violates the COC or I have a question after the event?

  • Let us know by emailing us at hola@techqueria.org
  • We will boot anyone out of the Zoom meeting who is actively violating the Code of Conduct

Are there slides I can reference for the event?

Featured Presentation

Speakers

  • Tanya Menendez

    Tanya Menendez

    Snowball Wealth

    CEO

    See Bio
  • Annie Benitez Pelaez

    Annie Benitez Pelaez

    Twilio

    Director Product Management

    See Bio
  • Carlos Whitt

    Carlos Whitt

    Lyft

    Director of Engineering

    See Bio
  • Crystal Rose

    Crystal Rose

    Facebook & Instagram

    Media Partnership Operations

    See Bio
  • Kim Alban

    Kim Alban

    Newsday Media Group

    UX/UI Designer

    See Bio
  • When

    Thursday, Jul 16
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (PDT)

    Hosts

  • Anthony Sessions

    Anthony Sessions

    Lyft

    Diversity Recruiting and Partnerships Manager

  • Tatiana Suriano

    Tatiana Suriano

    Lyft

    Technical Recruiter & National Lyft Unidos ERG Lead

  • Annelise Hagar-Preciado

    Annelise Hagar-Preciado

    Lyft

    Program Operations Manager, Inclusion & Diversity

  • Ana Bretschneider

    Ana Bretschneider

    Latinas in Tech

    Programs and Outreach Manager

    See Bio
  • Gabriela Reyes

    Gabriela Reyes

    Latinas in Tech

    Head of Marketing

    See Bio
  • Mary Ramirez

    Mary Ramirez

    Techqueria

    Partnerships Lead

  • Sal Ramirez

    Sal Ramirez

    Techqueria

  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel

    Techqueria

    Executive Director

    See Bio
  • Chapter Directors

  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel

    Techqueria

    Co-Director

    View Profile
  • Felipe Ventura

    Felipe Ventura

    Techqueria

    Board Member & Co-Director

    View Profile
  • Andrea Flores

    Andrea Flores

    disney tv animation

    Board Member & Chapter Director, Austin

    View Profile
  • Esteban Uribe

    Esteban Uribe

    Tinder

    Board Member & Chapter Director, LA

    View Profile
  • Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    Yoselin Gonzalez-Mendez

    First Graduate

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

    View Profile
  • Edward Barrios

    Edward Barrios

    USDOS

    Chapter Director, DC

    View Profile
  • Maritza Alas

    Maritza Alas

    Age of Learning

    Chapter Director, LA

    View Profile
  • Cari Perez

    Cari Perez

    Techqueria + General Assembly

    Chapter Director, Miami

    View Profile
  • Margarita Caraballo

    Margarita Caraballo

    Mailchimp

    Chapter Director, Atlanta

    View Profile
  • Brian Trejo

    Brian Trejo

    The Home Depot

    Chapter Director, Atlanta

    View Profile
  • Andrea Cardona

    Andrea Cardona

    IBM

    Chapter Director, Austin

    View Profile
  • Darlene Santoyo

    Darlene Santoyo

    Chapter Director, Austin

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  • Shannon D Morales

    Shannon D Morales

    Chapter Director, Philly

    View Profile
  • Sal Ramirez

    Sal Ramirez

    Bravado

    Event Lead, Techqueria

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  • David Silva

    David Silva

    Techqueria

    Co-Founder & Chapter Director, NYC

    View Profile
  • Dulce Villarreal

    Dulce Villarreal

    rsk.co

    Chapter Director, SF Bay Area

    View Profile
  • Carolina Castro

    Carolina Castro

    Chapter Director, NYC

    View Profile
  • Tonatiuh Ramos

    Tonatiuh Ramos

    Dreamers in Tech

    Dreamers in Tech

    View Profile
  • Sergio Serrato

    Sergio Serrato

    Civis Analytics

    Chicago Chapter Lead

    View Profile
  • Mary Ramirez

    Mary Ramirez

    Isos Technology

    Partnerships Lead, Techqueria

    View Profile
  • Partners