eBay's eWIT and CloudNOW present an evening of Innovations in Technology
Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Jose, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Open to Members and Non-Members (no cost for admission, please register to guarantee space)
Speakers include CloudNOW’s Top Women in Cloud:
Manjula Talreja – VP Global Cloud Business Development, Cisco
Heather McKelvey – VP Engineering, GoGrid
Margaret Dawson – VP Product Marketing and Cloud Evangelist, HP Cloud Services
Vanessa Alvarez - Senior Director of Marketing, Scale Computing
Susan Wu – Founder, Persona Equity
Saryu Nayyar – CEO, GuruCul Solutions
We'll kick off with a discussion around the challenges and opportunities for cloud technologies and their impact, followed by a discussion on the career paths of our panelists and any lessons they would like to share with a view to understanding how we too can become leaders and how to take the all-important next steps.
Our format will encourage speakers and attendees to shape the discussion, with lots of time built in for networking and discussion to allow for idea flow and shared learning, and building the community for like-minded women in technology.
This is a special Open House event for Members and Non-Members, and will be the only CloudNOW event open free to Non-Members. Come meet CloudNOW and the Top Women in Cloud, and learn more about their non-profit, women in Tech organization.
About eBay Women in Technology (eWIT)
eBay Women in Technology is a volunteer organization that supports women in technology throughout eBay Inc. eWIT's mission is to advance the interests of women in technology and help make eBay a great place to work. Today, eWIT has thousands of member with a strong presence in North America, India, China and Europe.
CloudNOW is a non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud computing, focused on using technology for the overall professional development of women from around the world by providing a forum for networking, knowledge sharing, mentoring and economic growth. CloudNOW offers members the opportunity to creatively approach the technological challenges of cloud today, working in partnership with the tech industry, and cloud thought leaders. CloudNOW is sponsored by IBM, PwC and member support.