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Wednesday, April 21 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
True & Courageous Allyship: Be a Better Ally, All the Time, Every Day — Supported by Highspot

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What does it mean to be an ally in 2021? After the dumpster fire that was 2020, this question is even more important to understand. It is imperative to leverage our positions for the sake of our underrepresented colleagues, employees, customers, and more. During this session our panel will discuss what courageous leadership looks like in practice, ways to deepen your allyship through standing WITH , and how to stand firm in making your allyship visible.

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Padmaja Vrudhula

VP Industry Vertical Workload Solutions, Snowflake
Ms. Vrudhula leads an innovation team at Snowflake focused on developing solutions for customers which accelerate the adoption of new product capabilities related to data applications, data science, data collaboration, and data modernization. Prior to Snowflake, Padmaja spent nearly... Read More →

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Brett Greene

CEO, New Tech Northwest
Award winning innovation ecosystem builder with ADHD, a Masters degree in counseling psychology, and over 15 years of coaching hundreds of tech entrepreneurs and leaders. Brett has coached multiple companies through acquisitions, worked with multi-platinum bands, is a Forbes Top 35 Social Media Power Influencer, spoke at the White House, and will forever be the last pick on sports teams for very good reasons... Read More →
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Michael Running Wolf

Software Development Engineer
Michael Running Wolf (Northern Cheyenne) has a Master’s of Science in Computer Science and is a software development engineer working on AI data pipelines. In his spare time Michael pursues indigenous language and culture reclamation using immersive technologies (AR/VR/XR), artificial... Read More →
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Abhijit Kini

Head of Customer Support, Highspot
Abhijit leads the Customer Support team at Highspot, focusing on exceptional customer service, scaling the team globally, developing rockstar teammates, and driving insights back into Product. Abhijit brings deep customer passion, built on his experience from different customer touch-points... Read More →

Wednesday April 21, 2021 1:00pm - 2:30pm PDT