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Uncharted Territories: On Being The First In Tech

🌐 Virtual Events 🌐
Thu, Jul 16, 2020, 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".


Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 816 2523 2830

Password: pasos


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



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


  • Anthony Sessions

    Anthony Sessions


    Diversity Recruiting and Partnerships Manager

  • Tatiana Suriano

    Tatiana Suriano


    Technical Recruiter & National Lyft Unidos ERG Lead

  • Annelise Hagar-Preciado

    Annelise Hagar-Preciado


    Board Member

  • 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
  • Marielenna Ramirez

    Marielenna Ramirez


    Partnerships Director

  • Sal Ramirez

    Sal Ramirez


    Events Director

  • Frances Coronel

    Frances Coronel


    Executive Director

    See Bio