2016 Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series

Hosted By

University of Phoenix
Texas Diversity Council

 

Dates

September 9, 2016 — Challenges and Career Strategies: Breaking Down Barriers
September 16, 2016 — Attracting, Recruiting and Retaining: Getting in the Game
September 23, 2016 — Securing the Future: Building a Sustainable Pipeline

 

Location

Richardson Civic Center
411 W. Arapaho Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080
Note: Open parking will be available.

 

Day One (September 9) 11:30 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.

Tanis Cornell

Tanis
Cornell
Moderator
Owner, EWF International

Carla Rolinc

Carla
Rolinc
Chief Information Officer
BakerCorp

Ellen Barker

Ellen
Barker
Chief Information Officer
Texas Instruments

Marilyn (Mamie) Jones

Marilyn (Mamie)
Jones
Chief Information Officer
Intuit

 

Day Two (September 16) 11:30 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.

Kim Cummings

Kim
Cummings
Moderator
Assistant Vice President of HR & Diversity, BNSF Railway

Gertrude (Trude) Van Horn

Gertrude (Trude)
Van Horn
Chief Information Officer
NCH Corp.

Julie Weber

Julie
Weber
Vice President-People Department
Southwest Airlines

Robert Wyatt, PhD

Robert
Wyatt
Campus College Chair-Schools of Business Information Systems & Techonology
University of Phoenix

Valerie Freeman

Valerie
Freeman
Chief Executive Officer
Imprimis Staffing

Wanda Granier

Wanda
Granier
Chief Executive Officer
BridgeWork Partners

 

Day Three (September 23) 11:30 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.

Lois Melbourne

Lois
Melbourne
Moderator
CEO, MyFutureStory.com

April McMillan

April
McMillan
National Director of STEM Programs & Manager, Pilots, & Program Development Department
Boy Scouts of America

Kristy Bonner

Kristy
Bonner
Director of Global Sales
NCH Corporation

Laura Hyatt

Laura
Hyatt
Senior Director, STEM
Legacy Preparatory Charter Academy

Martha Hogan

Martha
Hogan
Executive Dean, School of Engineering and Technology
Richland College

Neelu Seth

Neelu
Seth
Chief Information Officer/Executive Advisor
ClubCorp

 

Sponsorship Opportunities




Co-Title Sponsor — Donor Level $5,000

  • Designated as a Co-Title sponsor for the Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series; this designation will be on all ads for the event as well as in the program
  • An opportunity to have a representative from your organization speak at the event (2-3 minutes)
  • Corporate logo on all pre-event and event promotional material listed
  • Will publicly receive a Recognition Plaque at the event
  • Recognition on the Texas Diversity Council website as a sponsor
  • Corporate standing banner displayed at the event (supplied by your company)
  • Corporate logo on the cover of the program
  • Full-page ad in the program; Ads must be received 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • Two reserved tables seating 8 (Days 1-3)
  • One Exhibitor/Vendor Table

Emerald Sponsor — Donor Level $3,000

  • Designated as an official sponsor for the Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series
  • Corporate logo on all pre-event and event promotional material listed
  • Will publicly receive a Recognition Plaque at the event
  • Recognition on the Texas Diversity Council web site as a sponsor
  • Corporate standing banner displayed at the event (supplied by your company)
  • Corporate logo on the cover of the program
  • Full-page ad in the program; Ads must be received 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • One reserved table seating 8 (Days 1-3)
  • One Exhibitor/Vendor Table

Diamond — Donor Level $2,000

  • Designated as an official sponsor for the Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series
  • Corporate logo on all pre-event and event promotional material listed
  • Recognition on the Texas Diversity Council website as a sponsor
  • Half-page ad in the program; Ads must be submitted 3 weeks before the scheduled event
  • One reserved table seating 8 (Days 1-3)

Sapphire Sponsor — Donor Level $1,000

  • Designated as an official sponsor for the Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series
  • Corporate name on event promotional material listed
  • Recognition on the Texas Diversity Council website as a sponsor
  • Public recognition at the event as a sponsor
  • One reserved table seating 8 (Days 1-3)

College Sponsor — Donor Level $700

  • Designated as an official sponsor for the Tech Gender Gap Symposium Series
  • Corporate name on event promotional material listed
  • Recognition on the Texas Diversity Council website as a sponsor
  • Public recognition at the event as a sponsor
  • One reserved table seating 8 for future leaders from local colleges/universities (Days 1-3)

Half Table Sponsor — Donor Level $600

  • 4 seats
  • Logo included on the website and in the program booklet

Individual Registration — $65 One Day   /   $120 Two Days (Save 8%)   /   $165 Three Days (Save 15%)

  • Individual Registration
  • $65 — One Day Admittance
  • $120 — Two Day Admittance (Save 8%)
  • $165 — Three Day Admittance (Save 15%)

 

For questions, please contact

Jason deGroot at 281-984-7043 or jason.degroot@texasdiversitycouncil.org for additional information about the event.

 

Make checks payable to Texas Diversity Council and mail to

P.O. Box 590258
Houston, TX 77259-0258