Imprimis Group CEO, Valerie Freeman will be serving as a panelist at the Upcoming Women in Technology Symposium. The event will be held over three days: September 9, 16, and 23, 2016 at the Richardson Civic Center.
The event, to be hosted by the University of Phoenix and the Texas Diversity Council, offers an opportunity for attendees to hear different perspectives from a diverse mix of prominent female leaders in technology, representing companies including Intuit, NCH Corporation, and Texas Instruments.
The theme for this three part series is “The Tech Gender Gap.” Moderated discussions will address the underrepresentation of women in the industry. They include Challenges and Career Strategies: Breaking Down Barriers, Securing the Future: Build a Sustainable Pipeline, and Attracting, Recruiting, and Retaining: Getting in the Game. The latter topic will be discussed by Valerie’s panel on September 16. Location educational leaders in S.T.E.M. will also be offering their perspectives on young women preparing to enter the workforce.