2017 The Rise of the Female Entrepreneur

The Montgomery Summit Female Founders program focuses on highlighting the rising role of female entrepreneurs and investors in technology.

Time Topic Speaker
4:00pm-4:05pm Welcome Kate Mitchell, Co-Founder & Partner, Scale Venture Partners
4:05pm-4:10pm Opening Remarks Jody Miller, Co-Founder & CEO, Business Talent Group
4:10pm-4:35pm Panel: The Financial Perspective of Building a Company Maha Ibrahim, General Partner at Canaan Partners
Kristina Shen, Vice President at Bessemer Venture Partners
Sheila Gulati, Managing Director at Tola Capital
Kristine M. Di Bacco, Partner at Fenwick & West
Moderated by
Kate Mitchell, Co-Founder & Partner, Scale Venture Partners
4:40pm – 5:05pm Keynote Interview Lynda Weinman, Founder of Lynda.com
Interviewed by
Kerry Dolan, Forbes
5:05pm – 5:30pm Panel: Leadership, Strategy, People: Lessons for Building a Successful Business Sarah Nahm, Founder & CEO of Lever
Tracy DiNunzio,Founder & CEO of Tradesy
Nicole Eagan, CEO of Darktrace
Moderated by
Niloo Howe, Chief Strategy Officer, RSA
5:35pm – 5:55pm Keynote Discussion: The Future of Leadership: Olympians, Millennials, and Beyond Nancy Altobello, Global Vice Chair, Talent at EY
Nzingha Prescod, Olympian
Grace Luczak, Olympian
6:00pm – 6:25pm Keynote Interview Cindy Crawford, Model & Businesswoman
Interviewed by
Julia Boorstin, CNBC
6:25pm – 6:30pm Closing Remarks Kate Mitchell, Scale Venture Partners
Niloo Howe, RSA