The wait is over jefas! The annual Latinas in Tech Summit is back for 2021 after a postponed year due to the pandemic. Hosted by Latinas in Tech, a non-profit organization dedicated to connecting, supporting, and empowering Latina women in the tech industry, the conference will be held May 19 through May 20 and streamed online making it viewable from anywhere in the world.
Join over 1000 other Latina techies as they tap into the most powerful network for securing tech jobs and advancing their careers in technology. Latinas in Tech Summit is the biggest event of the year networking opportunities, inspirational speeches, recruiting sessions, and skill-building workshops.
There will be over 35 speakers including Lorenza Lanz (Marketing Lead of Google Cloud, Google), Dora Maria Abreu (Regional Program Manager, Amazon), and a number of sponsors and booths including Comcast, HOLA, Twitter, Netflix, Nike, and Cisco.
Latinas in Tech Summit 2021 Schedule
Wednesday, May 19th | Pacific Daylight Time
10:05 am – Keynote with Cecilia Corral
10:25 am – Panel: Innovating Equity as DEI Executives
11:10 am – Startup Competition Introduction
11:30 am – Panel: Latinas Leading International Expansion
12:45 pm – Fireside Chat feat. Netflix’s Cynthia Maxwell
1:15 pm – Skill Building Workshops:
2:15 pm – Panel: Demystifying Corporate Culture
3:30 pm – Panel: Blazing Trails like a Latina
4:15 pm – Fireside Chat with Twitter’s Jessica Herrera Flanigan
5:00 pm – Recruiting Sessions with Twitter, Hopin, Netflix and Cisco
5:45 pm – How to Build Authentic Mentor and Mentee Relationships
6:15 pm – Community Building Networking Mixer
Thursday, May 20th | Pacific Daylight Time
10:00 am – Keynote with Jennifer Leung
10:20 am – Fireside Chat with an Olympian in Tech
11:05 am – Fireside Chat with Salesforce’s Lidiane Jones
11:35 am – Panel: Embrace Your Superpower: You’re a Limited Edition
12:50 pm – Recruiting Sessions with Salesforce, Google and Facebook
1:35 pm – Panel: Tech Innovation with Senior Level Engineers
2:20 pm – Panel: The Evolution of ERG Leadership
3:35 pm – Skill Building Workshops:
4:35 pm – Beating Imposter Syndrome with Christina Villarreal
5:05 pm – Startup Competition Winners Announcement
5:25 pm – Keynote with Victoria Espinel
6:00 pm – Community Building Networking Mixer
Dating back to 2014, Latinas in Tech have been empowering and connecting Latinas. They have been hosting an annual conference for Latina techies since 2017. You’ll be able to interact with their community, search for jobs, and learn from people from all around the world. Join Latinas in Tech for their biggest online event of the year!