Women in Emerging Tech: Breaking Barriers and Shaping the Future of the Industry

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM | Voltron

This panel discussion will feature Leah Ryder, Head of Product Marketing, Emerging Tech & Incubation suite of products at Cisco, Betsy Hilliard, Chief Science Officer at Valkyrie specializing in AI, and Jacqueline Samira, CEO of The panelists will discuss their expertise in their respective fields of product marketing, AI, and tech leadership. They will share their experiences as women in tech and the entrepreneurial challenges they have faced, as well as advice for women interested in pursuing careers in emerging technologies. The discussion will highlight the importance of diversity and inclusion in the tech industry in the C-Suite, coding practices, AI, and more.


  • Jacqueline Samira
  • Betsy Hilliard
  • Leah Ryder


Capital Factory

1st Floor - Voltron

Date + Time

Monday, March 13

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

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