Cocktails & Conversation Series

10/28/2021 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm CST Virtual

2 hours and 30 minutes

  • Corporate
  • Early Stage
  • Growth Stage
Event Start Date:
June 17, 2024
Event End Date:
June 17, 2024
Event Venue:

Please join us for a Cocktails and Conversation event on Thursday, October 28 for a discussion exploring access points for women in the field of technology and how to ensure inclusion and gender equity in Chicago’s rising technology industry. We hope to see you there! 

Note: This is a hybrid event, and will be hosted in-person at 1871 and live-streamed. Please RSVP to let us know if you will join the event in person or via live stream.

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  • Ivette Rodriguez, Information Security Analyst at CIBC and Genesys Works Alum (moderator)
  • Stephanie Caldwell, Senior Workday Financials Consultant at TopBloc (panelist)
  • Lisa Olmstead, Executive Vice President of Global Operations at TransUnion (panelist)
  • Desiree Vargas, Executive Director of Techrise at P33 Chicago (panelist)