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Monday, September 15
12:30–7:30pm

Join us for the second annual Women In/Tech conference, focused on bringing more women into fields of technology. Followed by our Diversity Happy Hour.

Track Day Events

  • Women In/Tech

    Baltimore's second annual Women In/Tech mini-conference will bring together various female leaders and community members who have interest in becoming active in technology fields.

    Monday, September 15, 12:30pm–5:00pm
  • Diversity Happy Hour

    Come out and connect with the various groups and individuals that are working to make tech and entrepreneurship more diverse and welcoming in Baltimore and beyond.

    Monday, September 15, 5:30pm–7:30pm

Speakers

  • Gretchen LeGrand

    Gretchen LeGrand

    Gretchen is the Executive Director of Code in the Schools, a Baltimore City non-profit that brings computer science education to underserved and underrepresented youth. A Baltimore native, Gretchen has been committed to serving her community for over a decade. She holds a BA from St. John's College, Annapolis, and an MS in Applied Psychology from the University of Baltimore. She lives in Bolton Hill with her husband, two kids, dog, and turtle.

  • Melody Kramer

    Melody Kramer

    Melody co-leads NPR’s social team and manages internal projects related to NPR’s social and digital strategy. She is currently working on several projects involving breaking news, sourcing, daily news production, social media, our archives, and analytics. Previously, Melody worked as an associate producer at NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross, where she was responsible for writing and producing all web content and social media for the show and some some daily on-air content.

  • Monyka Berrocosa

    Monyka Berrocosa

    Monyka Berrocosa has been an experienced, out-sourced Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) since 1999. A forward thinking, innovator – Monyka began offering fractional access to higher level marketing expertise long before the word “Outsourced” became a ubiquitous buzz word. A native of Montreal, Canada, “M” as friends and colleagues call her (hence the name M. Consulting) has been living in Baltimore, MD since 1998. A successful business owner for over 14 years she combines corporate know- how with entrepreneurial achievement and is recognized as one of the Mid-Atlantic area’s most vocal, accomplished media and marketing communications professionals.

  • Denise Brien

    Denise Brien

    Denise Brien serves as AOL’s Senior Director of Consumer Analytics & Research. In this role, Denise is responsible for bringing the voice of the consumer to decision makers in Products, Marketing, and Sales. She has worked in market research for 15 years and has extensive experience leading custom quantitative and qualitative research. Prior to joining AOL, Denise held positions in research and consulting at Premium Knowledge Group and JD Power and Associates. Denise serves on the board of the IAB Research Council and previously on the AMA’s Market Research Council.

  • Zuly Gonzalez

    Zuly Gonzalez

    Zuly is the Co-founder and CEO of Light Point Security. Zuly co-founded Light Point Security to solve the biggest problem in cybersecurity today – web-based malware. Zuly heads all business development, marketing, sales and customer acquisition efforts at Light Point Security. Zuly has over 10 years of experience in the US federal government as an Information Assurance Engineer, Security Vulnerability Analyst and Program Manager for the NSA. In her technical positions, Zuly was responsible for securing national security information systems. As a Program Manager, she managed multi-million dollar Technical Security Countermeasures (TSCM) government contracts, and headed the Counter-IED (Improvised Explosive Device) mission.