Session: Bullet proof your career ascend and enhance your leadership presence
Are you a seasoned Women in Tech or looking to move to Tech? or Growing between various tech/non-tech leadership roles in the Web 2 or Web 3 space? Join us, where we will provide you with the building blocks of a sustainable career ascension into leadership beyond. The speakers possess over 30+ years of experience across business, consulting, enterprises, entrepreneurship, and not-for-profits. The session will cover our Tech and non-tech experiences to flourish in an enterprise and grow in your enterprise, gain insightful information climbing the leadership ladder with your expertise, remove the barrier for other women or transition between roles like a pro. Most importantly, you will understand the strategies to reframe your experience for your dream position, balance learning and burnout, and empower yourself regardless of level. You will walk away with an informed mindset and practical guidance to make you a rockstar in your new role. Lastly, we will unpack the paradigm shift that Web 3 has introduced and how Women in Tech from any domain can make the leap to leadership roles without throwing away their current experience.
- Learn the valuable leadership strategies that move you from being in an early stage career to leadership roles.
- Understand practical steps to pivot to your dream position in tech by making your hard-earned experience work.
- Discover methods to gauge if Tech is your calling and approaches to explore tech fit/suitability without feeling overwhelmed.
- Describe ways you can remove barriers and smoothen the transition for other women into tech.
- Gain practical insights to thrive in your new tech role without getting burnt out or overwhelmed through the power of mentorship, sponsorship, and peer community.
Sarah Narag is currently Head of Billing at Omantel Wholesale – the GCC’s leading carrier telco business with investments in subsea cable systems connecting Asia, Europe, Australia, Africa, and the Middle East. Sarah’s customers are both regional telcos and international enterprises, but mainly global Hyperscalers driving and innovating the Internet of tomorrow. With over 13 years of experience in the wholesale and enterprise spaces in the Middle East and the UK, working globally for Level3 (Lumen), Sarah is passionate about leading with a purpose and giving back. She dreams of building a legacy of exceptional women who will be the rockstars of the future.
VIdhu Dutt is currently the Global Sales Enablement and Growth Marketing lead for the Accenture-Microsoft Business Group, part of Accenture Technology business group. She’s responsible for making Microsoft a preferred platform partner of choice for our clients and partners. Vidhu is a marketer with over 10+ years of experience, across multiple countries and industries, in all areas of marketing - online, offline, OOH, D2C, B2C, B2B. She believes where marketing meets tech - is a (unique) sweet spot for career growth and innovation, one that is rapidly evolving and nudging experts out of their comfort zones - including her - and that's a good thing! When not in her sweet spot you can find Vidhu climbing a mountain or planning her next trekking route!
Mischella is a Chief IT Architect at BCG with a business + technology background. She consults for senior business and technology leadership at Fortune 500 companies on emerging technology strategies in Web 3, Responsible AI, Blockchain, and Quantum Architectures. In addition, she profoundly cares about how technology can solve complex societal problems. As an Avid Tech Educator, she aims to bring representatives from all sectors of society into the technology-led future. Breaking down tech into simple language is her passion. She has transitioned herself and others through various Tech and Non-Tech Roles in her career. She is also the founder of OneLiving and ResumeLab.