Speaking

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Speaking Engagements:

2022

Forbes 30 Under 30 Fireside Chat with Classpass Founder Payal Kadakia about her forthcoming book Lifepass: A Groundbreaking Approach to Goal Setting on March 3, 2022. More information and tickets available here for listers.

Silicon Valley Business Journal Mentoring Monday Speaker & Mentee. Thirty of the most influential women in Silicon Valley will be offering advice to 10,000+ aspiring female leaders on February 28, 2022. More information and tickets available here.

2021

Guest on ABC7's Television Segment "Building A Better Bay Area." Watch the July 2021 segment and read the story here.

Elpha AMA on leading teams, founding companies, growing communities, and more. See the recap here.

2020

Fireside chat with former ABC News correspondent and anchor Heather Cabot, about her newest book on Quilt in December 2020.

Fireside chat guest at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, occurring November 18, 2020.

Fireside chat with Victoria James, America's youngest sommelier and author of Wine Girl on September 26, 2020 on Quilt.

Panelist at Quilt's Inaugural "Founder Circle" alongside Ashley Sumner, founder of Quilt, Beatrice Dixon, founder of The Honey Pot, and Sofya Polyakov, founder of the Noun Project, occurring September 3, 2020. Apply to attend here.

Panelist at the 26th Annual Women In Technology Summit's "The Passion Market: How to Build the Future" virtual panel on June 24, 2020. Tickets and more information available here.

Femstreet AMA on brand building in March 2020. See the thread here.

Guest on "Forward Thinking Founders" Podcast in January 2020.

2019

Speaker and podcast guest at the University of Pennsylvania Wharton Alumnae Founders & Funders Association in San Francisco, California on November 12, 2019.

Speaker and podcast guest on live recording of "The Real Capitalist Podcast" at Betabrand in San Francisco on November 7, 2019.

Speaker at Silicon Valley Forum's 5th Annual Women in Tech Festival at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on May 23-24, 2019. More information and tickets available here.

Speaker "Innovator Series: Bridging Gaps Through Mentorship, Education, and Innovation" at Canopy, San Francisco on May 22, 2019.

Panelist at the National Association of Women Business Owners Silicon Valley's "Building an Inclusive Culture" at Silicon Valley Capital Club on February 19, 2019. More information and tickets available here.

Speaker "How to Creatively Tell Your Story" at Startup Grind Global Conference on February 12, 2019 in Redwood City, California. More information and tickets available here.

2018

Speaker at "Startup Brunchwork with Y Combinator and Lady in Tech" on November 10, 2018 at Galvanize, San Francisco. More information and tickets available here.

Speaker at WorkFWD San Francisco on November 1, 2018. More information available here.

TED-style keynote at Tech Inclusion 2018 this October in San Francisco. More information available soon here.

Speaker "Community Building for Entrepreneurs" at The Hivery's Entrepreneur + Inspiration Lab at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco on October 14, 2018. More information and tickets available here.

Valley Talks Season 3, Episode 5: How to pitch your startup to the press? Storytelling hacks with Hayley Leibson, Forbes Contributor.

Holding office hours at Denver Startup Week on September 25, 2018. Ticket information available here.

Speaker at 42SV Women in Tech Week on September 19, 2018. Ticket information available here.

Panelist at the National Association of Women Business Owners Silicon Valley's "Amplify Your Story: Silicon Valley Media Panel" at Silicon Valley Capital Club on September 18, 2018. Tickets and information available here.

Speaker at the United States China Exchange Council (USCEC) private event on September 10, 2018.

Speaker "How We'll Win: Phenomenal Women Entrepreneurs" at Bumble's Make the First Move SF Pop-up in August 2018. Tickets available here.

Speaker at "Own Your Expertise: Build & Market Your Personal Brand Workshop" private event at Salesforce and Mulesoft on July 30, 2018.

Moderator and organizer for Building Inclusion in AI in collaboration with Figure Eight on July 18, 2018. More information and tickets available here.

Organizer and speaker at the inaugural "Women of Product Hunt" panel on July 10, 2018. Apply to attend here.

Opening keynote at X-Summit in Shanghai, China in June 2018. More information and tickets available here.

Panelist at 2050 Connects USA and China in San Francisco on June 14, 2018. Tickets available here.

Panelist at General Assembly's Women in Tech Panel on May 18, 2018. Tickets available here.

Keynote "Driving Inclusion and Empowerment in Tech" at Internet of Things World May 17, 2018. Tickets available here.

Judge at Internet of Things World Pitchoff: AI & Machine Learning in May 2018. Tickets available here.

Panelist at the Internet of Things World "What's Different About Being a Startup in the Internet of Things Market" on May 16, 2018. Tickets available here.

Moderator at "Closing the Gender Gap in Venture Capital" panel at UC Berkeley - Haas School of Business on May 2, 2018.

Panelist at Stories of Female Trailblazers hosted by Hult International Business School and The Vault on April 18, 2018. Tickets available here.

Panelist at General Assembly's Women in Tech Breakfast in April 2018. Tickets available here.

Keynote "Promoting Inclusion in Today's Tech Industry" at Write/Speak/Code in San Francisco in March 2018. Tickets available here.

ABC 7 "#MeToo Allies in Action" episode to be released on Beyond the Headlines with Cheryl Jennings March 25, 2018.

Panelist at EmpowHER Girls Tech Conference: a tech conference aimed to inspire more high school girls to pursue careers in science and technology in February 2018.

Startup Grind Global Conference 2018 Women in Tech Mentor in February 2018.

Panelist at Access AI event "Accelerate your growth strategy with Artificial Intelligence" in January 2018.

2017

BBC World Service Radio "Breaking Silicon Valley's Glass Ceiling" live broadcast that reached 300+ million people in 2017.