Inspiring Women in Tech

The online world is growing and digital experiences have become more important in people’s lives. Advancing the role of women in technology could not be timelier. We believe gender equality involves looking at how to bring women and girls to the center of innovation.

Join us during our breakout sessions over the three days of Avaya ENGAGE.

Meetings & Tours

All times listed are Eastern Standard Time

11:45 AM - 1:15 PM Monday, June 19

Luncheon & Panel: Conflict in the Workplace

Moderator: Kim Howland, Global Vice President of Marketing, Avaya

Panelists: Scott Burns, Julie Johnston, Mackenzi Eisman, Sonya Jackson, Colleen Jamieson

This panel discussion will cover where and why women struggle to advance and present insights for navigating toward success in the workplace. Topics include:

  • Microaggressions
  • Validation required
  • Anti-ally characters
  • Promotion pause
Limited seating, registration required.

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Tuesday, June 20

Keynote: The Future of Women & Tech

Speaker: Dominique Broadway, Founder of Finances Demystified

Dominique’s keynote explores the future of tech and the role that women play in shaping and directing it. As we work towards making ours a more equitable and diverse industry, you’ll hear about the opportunities for women to lead and innovate. With Q&A.

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Wednesday, June 21

Mini-Sessions: Empowering Women for Success

Join us for three 15-minute breakout sessions designed to empower women in the workplace. Our sessions will cover hot topics relevant to women in the workplace. Each session will provide an introduction to the topic and will be followed by a post-conference webinar workshop to continue the discussion and delve deeper into each topic.

Driving Your Career, Taking Ownership
Speaker: Zina Hassel, CEO & President, ZLH Enterprises Technology Consulting

Self-care, Family-care, Career — A Woman’s Life Dance
Speaker: Anna-Marie Crowley, Chief Human Resources Officer, Avaya

Financial Empowerment – Tangible Steps to Financial Freedom
Speaker: Dominique Broadway, Founder of Finances Demystified

Three meaningful conversations to be followed by post-conference webinar workshops to continue the discussion.