Press & Media



πŸ“° EdSurge Words to Never Use If You Want to Build a Diverse EdTech Company (March 2018)

πŸ”Š Fox News Radio Extraordinary [Podcast] (November 2017)

πŸ“° Bustle 8 Women In STEM Who Are Changing The Game (September 2017)

πŸ“° Code Like A Girl Meet TeLisa Daughtry, Founder of Flytechnista (September 2017)

πŸŽ₯ Bold TV #BoldBiz: FlyTechnista (August 2017)

πŸ“° Black Enterprise FlyTechnista is Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead (June 2017)

πŸŽ₯ Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology: Women Entrepreneurs & Innovation Summit - The B's of Building a Successful Business (May 2017)

πŸŽ₯ Cheddar TV NYSE Closing Bell / Women in S.T.E.M. (April 2017)

πŸŽ₯ W.I.N. Forum NY 5 Must Have Digital Skills (April 2017)

πŸŽ₯ Code Eclectic Beauty, Brains, and Hustle (March 2017)

πŸ“° WeRule TeLisa Daughtry (March 2017)



Book Me to Speak


I deliver talks & workshops for educational and inspirational purposes; that engage, empower, promote productivity, and create honest & positive dialogue about important and relevant topics.


Past talks have included:

  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Women in Technology: Retention & Engagement
  • Women's Empowerment issues: Gender-Gap, Pay-Gap, Funding-Gap, Leadership
  • Workplace: Future of Work, Culture, Collaboration vs. Cattiness
  • Web Development: Coding 101, Interaction Design, CSS, UX Design
  • Entrepreneurship & Startups: Pitching, Crowdfunding, Accessing Capital
  • Engaging Youth in S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, arts, math)
  • Tech Careers
  • Technology: IoT, VR & AR, Chat Bots, Trends
  • Social Media: Marketing, Content & Strategy
  • Branding & Design

Want to book me to speak? Please complete a Speaker Inquiry Form to ensure a speedy response regarding availability and costs.

Speaker Highlight Reel


Speaking Engagements


Upcoming

04.10.18 - Women of Culture - Equal Pay Day (panelist)


04.21.18 - Boston GLOW - Career and Empowerment Conference (*Closing Keynote)


Past

04.01.18 - AwesomeCon DC- Girl in Space (panelist)

03.12.18 - DevTO: 4th Annual International Women's Day - Tech Talks (*Keynote)

03.09.18 - Global Tech Women - VOICES 2018 Conference (presenter)

03.05.18 - SXSW Edu - Diversity in EdTech: It's Not A Pipeline Issue (panelist)

02.24.18 - Mavens I/O - State of Black Tech (moderator)

11.14.17 - One Goal - Looking Back + Forward (*keynote)

11.04.17 - Get Shit Done Summit - The Power of Broke (fireside chat)

10.27.17 - She Leads 2017 Conference - SheTek (panelist)

10.20.17 - Brooklyn Marketing Week 2017 - Entrepreneur's Roundtable

08.29.17 - BOLD TV - Bold Business (segment)

06.22.17 - Academy for Software Engineering - *Commencement Speaker

06.22.17 - Designers+Geeks: Change x Design

05.25.17 - Anita Borg Institute / ABI Local - 2nd Annual Women's Entrepreneurship & Innovation Summit - The B's of Business (plenary presentation)

05.10.17 - Dream Chasers series (panelist)

05.06.17 - SheTek Conference - Women in Tech (panelist)


04.29.17 - WomeneurCon - Funding (panelist)

04.25.17 - #SHEBOSS: Collaboration vs. Cattiness (panelist)

04.21.17 - Women in Innovation Forum - 5 Must Have Digital Skills to Thrive (panelist)

04.06.17 - Tha L-Spot - How Technology Influences Our Daily Lives (segment)

04.10.14 - Cheddar TV @ NYSE Closing Bell- Women in Tech & STEM (segment)

03.18.17 - Beauty, Brains, & Hustle (panelist)

03.10.17 - Lower East Side Girls Club - STEM Careers Seminar (*keynote)

02.22.17 - New York Code & Design Academy - Women in Tech: Crowdfunding (panelist)

02.17.17 - Tech:inColors - The Role of Art in a Tech-Driven World (panelist)

01.04.17 - P.S. 94: Career Day (*keynote)

12.03.16 - Brooklyn Law & Tech: Inspired x S.T.E.M. (*keynote)

11.04.16 - STEEAMnista Summit - Event Host + Fireside Chat

10.24.16 - Salon Talks: Women in Tech (segment)

10.01.16 - She's A Badass (panelist)

06.04.16 - Art x Tech: Creative Discussion and Expo (panelist)






Accolades

2017

  • ACT4 Award, Diversity
  • The Ariane de Rothschild, Fellow
  • eBay Startup Cup, (Finalist)
  • MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge (participant)
  • Y-Combinator, Startup School (participant)
  • Tech.co: Startup of the Year, (participant)
  • Social Enablers #SE100, Fellow
  • 1,000 Women in Tech Speakers' by Mic.com, Melanie Ehrenkranz
  • 200 Black Women in Tech to Follow on Twitter #200BWT, BlackWomenTech.com
  • Code Interactive: 2017 Diversity in Tech Awards, (Finalist)
  • Leading Woman Entrepreneur, (nominee)
  • Tech Crunch Disrupt, Pitchoff Winner
  • Nespresso Innovation Challenege, Winner
  • UNCF, STEM Scholars Scholarship Application Reader
  • Women@Forbes, Next Step Advisor
  • Top 50 Visionary Women in Tech to Watch in 2017, Innov8tiv Mag

2016

  • The White House: Computer Science for All #CSforAll, (participant)
  • The White House: United State of Women, Changemaker, (nominee)
  • Centre for Social Innovation Women's Lab, Founding Member
  • Dreamers//Doers, (member)
  • Made in NY Media Center by IFP, Creative >> Founder Lab (participant) / Women in Tech (scholarship recipient)
  • Google Women Techmakers, (member)

2015

  • Best for NYC Challenge, (participant)
  • Women Who Code, (member)
  • The Founder Institute, (participant)

2010

  • Pepsi Refresh Project, (participant)

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