AFRICA'S TALKING WIT INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY: DIGITALL

Mar 11, 2023, 6:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Welcome to the first Africa's Talking Women in Tech International Day event! This year, our theme is "digitAll," and we will be celebrating women in various disciplines and career spaces. We will be exploring topics such as career growth and health, among others, that affect women in the digital world. Our goal is to bring all women together to celebrate our stories and experiences.

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About this event

Are you looking to interact with other women in your career field but haven't had the chance to do so?

Do you want to find a mentor or engage with other women to learn and share experiences?

In celebration of International Women's Day, we are hosting an event that is all about inclusion and encouragement. With the theme of "Women in Tech: Embracing Inclusion and Encouragement," the event aims to highlight the importance of creating a welcoming and supportive environment for women in the tech and diverse industries.

The event will feature a diverse range of speakers, including women leaders from the tech industry, as well as representatives from diversity and inclusion organizations. They will share their experiences and insights on how to foster an inclusive culture and encourage women to pursue careers.

The event will also include workshops and networking opportunities, aimed at empowering women to develop their skills and build their professional networks. These sessions will cover topics such as career development, mentoring, and leadership, providing participants with practical tips and tools to advance their careers.

Throughout the event, there will be a focus on building a sense of community and support for women in tech. Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals, build relationships, and find inspiration and encouragement from one another.

Then this is the perfect event for you! We have designed this event to provide an opportunity for women in tech  to come together, network, and learn from each other. Whether you are just starting your career or looking to grow and develop your skills, this event will have something for you. We hope you take advantage of this unique opportunity to connect with other women and advance your career in tech.

Agenda:

  • Career Growth
  • Health
  • Women in Leadership

With all the exciting topics and activities that we have planned for the Women in Tech Intentional Day event, it is definitely a day worth attending. We encourage you to spread the word and invite your friends and colleagues to join us. Together, we can create a vibrant and supportive community for women in tech. We look forward to seeing you there!

Speakers

  • Ms. Jean Opiyo

    Stanbic Bank

    Applications Development Control Manager

  • Judy Ngure

    Information and Data Security Expert

  • Beth Mwando

    Moove Africa

    Regional Marketing Manager for East Africa

  • Mary Njoki

    PsychX

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Rachael Shitanda

    RS Maray | Adplist

    Head of Products Research | Product Management Mentor

Panelists

  • Pauline Karega

    Bioinformatics Hub of Kenya initiative

    Co-founder

  • Ms. Jean Opiyo

    Stanbic

    Applications Development Control Manager

  • Judy Ngure

    Information and Data Security Expert

  • Beth Mwando

    Moove Africa

    Regional Marketing Manager for East Africa

  • Rachael Shitanda

    RS Maray | Adplist

    Head of Product Research | Product Management and Product Research

Moderator

  • Loise Kimwe

    Africa's Talking

    Software Engineer | WIT Lead

Featured Attendees

  • Cynthia Kamau

    International Center of Insects Physiology and Ecology

    Jr. Systems and Cloud eng.

  • Shanice Kariuki

    Carrix Media Group

    Software developer

  • Brenchescah Aminga

    Kabarak University

    Student ambassador

  • Sandra Mamai

    Access Afya Kenya LTD

    Data Lead

  • Betty Kamanthe

    Tushop

    Data Analyst

  • June Khavakali

    Nakuru

    Student

  • Grace Muchiri

    ICEA LION

    Pension admin Data Analytics

Agenda

Welcoming Session
Ice Breaker Session
Break
Presentations
Break
Panel Session
Lunch
Breakout Sessions
Break
Discussions
Closing Remarks
Networking

Hosts

  • Loise Kimwe

    AT WIT Lead

  • Sylvia Jebet Kipkemoi

    Africa's Talking

    Developer Relations, WIT Lead

Organizers