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Tickets are FREE! Voucher required for entrance due to limited seating. Reserve you seats while space is available.

9/12, 11:00 am, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa — Coastal Event Center—Gardenia I & II Ballroom

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Mary Blair-Loy

(Moderator)

Director for the Research on Gender Mary Blair-Loy has a B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago and an M.Div. from Harvard University. At UC San Diego, she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology, Director of the Center for Research on Gender in STEMM (crgp-stemm.ucsd.edu), and Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Diversity and Equity. Blair-Loy studies careers, family life, and organizational culture among professionals. Her award-winning book, Competing Devotions: Career and Family among Women Executives (Harvard Univ.Press) was listed as one of the 100 most-cited works in Sociology, 2008-2012.

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Madeline Di Nonno

Director of Geena Davis’s See Jane Foundation Madeline is the CEO of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, the only research based non-profit working with the entertainment and media community to improve gender diversity in children’s entertainment through cutting-edge research, education and advocacy programs. Previously President and CEO of On The Scene Productions, a leader in digital media content serving clients such as Nike, Gatorade, Iconix, and PepsiCo. She began her career at ABC Television Network in corporate publicity for mini-series, sports and daytime, including The Winds of War, The Thorn Birds and the 1984 Olympics.

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Tamar Elkeles

Chief of Learning, Qualcomm Chief Learning Officer for Qualcomm, responsible for creating and implementing the overall learning and development strategy for the company, which includes global learning, executive/leadership development, technical development, employee communications, organization development, learning technology and mobile learning for Qualcomm’s 31,000 employees worldwide. In 2007, she co-authored the first book on the CLO’s role: “The Chief Learning Officer, Driving Value within a Changing Organization Through Learning and Development” and in 2010 she was named “CLO of the Year” by CLO Magazine. She holds both a M.S. and a Ph.D. in Organizational Psychology.

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Lisa Lapan

Partner, Something Kreative Co-founder of Something Kreative, a production, sales and distribution company specializing in celebrity driven social issues and sports documentary content. Upcoming projects include the John Legend executive produced documentary, Can You Dig This! ; the Christian Slater narrated fantasy football documentary Fandom; and the biopic about legendary identical twin surfers CJ and Damien Hobgood. Lisa’s career began representing actors at Innovative Artists Talent & Literary Agency. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and received her law degree from UCLA. Lisa serves as an executive member of Women in Film.

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Robin Hauser Reynolds

Director, Producer Robin is a director and producer of cause—based documentary films at Finish Line Features, LLC. Her film, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap, premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2015, and caught the attention of the international tech industry and policy makers in Washington, DC. She has spoken at the Mobile World Congress, SXSW Interactive Conference, InspireFest, AT&T Foundry FutureCast, and Dell Women Entrepreneur Network. Robin was featured in national publications: USA Today, Wired, Forbes, Fortune, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Fast Company, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Marie Claire, and the San Francisco Business Times.

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Peter Silvester

President of the Biosciences Division, Thermo Fisher Scientific President of the Biosciences Division, part of the Life Science Solutions Group at Thermo Fisher Scientific. The Biosciences Division houses some of the industry’s most recognized brands such as Invitrogen, Gibco, Molecular Probes, Novex, Pierce, Ambion, Applied Biosystems and Life Technologies. Prior role was President, EMEA for Life Technologies with responsibility for approximately 2,000 employees and more than $1billion of business across Europe, Middle East, Africa and CIS. Peter has more than 21 years experience in the Life Sciences industry and has been with Life Technologies for 17 years.

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