Session: Upskil, Reskill and Innovate
What makes a great leader?
In this session, Maryam Daryabegi will be sharing a solution finding approach to discover opportunities and purpose. During this super interactive talk, participants will learn how Maryam creatively turned her life and career challenges ( war, immigration, revolution, gender equality, imposter syndrome, emotional stress ) into her superpower and having a purpose-driven career. Maryam has lived across 4 continents, 10 cities and has worked with with Fortune 500 firms, startups, non-profit organizations & universities across the USA, Europe, Middle East & Asia.
Enthusiast change-makers will walk away with:
Frameworks to refine their personal leadership purpose
Enhancing their communication skills and learning how to navigate challenges at work, lead teams, carry meaningful conversations and dealing with crisis
Adopting a growth mindset and mastering new creative skills
How to support each other to overcome difficult times together
Bio: Maryam Daryabegi
As a highly energetic and inspiring leader, Maryam has spent her life propelling change and creating purposeful impact.
Maryam lives in NYC and has 20+ years of experience in Digital Strategy & Innovation working with Fortune 500 firms, startups, non-profit organizations and universities across the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Her industry expertise spans across multiple industries and sectors in Banking, Education, Tech, Luxury Retail, Telecom, Media Entertainment, Fashion, Beauty, Art, Travel & Tourism, and Non-Profit, among others.
Passionate about unlocking businesses and people’s entrepreneurship and creativity, Maryam founded "Innovation Bazar" a boutique consulting & training firm based in NYC. She empowers her clients to overcome challenges of the digital era by leveraging design thinking methodology and data-driven capabilities.
In addition to her consulting practice, Maryam is an educator and facilitates executive online courses in digital business strategy offered by MIT Sloan School of Management. She is an adviser, coach and mentor to entrepreneurs and startups at various accelerators and incubators worldwide. (Techstars, NUMA, ERA, SongHan)
Prior to Innovation Bazar, Maryam held senior leadership roles at IBM, First Republic Bank, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus and Mark Giusti.
Maryam offers a unique combination of international experience, business acumen, technical expertise, and executive relationship management capabilities. She is continuously focused on developing creative initiatives that enable strategic sustainable growth with impactful results.