Rouen, 20th May 2019

Women in Tech organised a one-day event in Normandy with the theme: Empowering Women.

There were over 200 participants for this first edition and we had the support of many local partners: N Factory, Le Groupe La Poste, SNCF, Engie, Digit, PGS Group, BBird, NWX, Altitude THD, Rouen French Tech and the Region of Normandy.

Our special guests Dr Christyl Johnson, Deputy Director for Technology Investments, NASA and Pr Carlos Moreno, Co-founder & Scientific Director
Chair Entrepreneurship Territory Innovation – Sorbonne Business School | Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, cam especially​ for the occasion.

Programme
9:00 am : WELCOME BREAKFAST
9:30 am : WELCOME
Welcoming speech by AYUMI MOORE AOKI, Founder and CEO Women in Tech,FLORENCE PAVAGEAU Regional delegate La Poste Group & EMMANUEL DA COSTA,Co founder Nfactory
9:45 am : KEYNOTE INTRODUCTIONS
9:45 – 10:15 am : DR.CHRISTYL JOHNSON KEYNOTE
The Realm of Possibilities From Space.
10:15 – 10:45 am : ANNIE GRENIER KEYNOTE
Importance of Gender Equality
10:15 – 10:45 am : PROF.CARLOS MORENO KEYNOTE
Cities and Digital Era of Women
11:15 – 11:45 am : AYUMI MOORE AOKI
Women in Tech
13:30 – 14:15 pm: DEBATE & DISCUSSION
How do you better guide pre-teens to Tech jobs?

How to finance innovative projects for women?
14:30 – 15:15 pm: DISCUSSION
Why should more women be in Tech?
15:15: CLOSING
Closing speech by AYUMI MOORE AOKI, Founder and CEO Women in Tech, FLORENCE PAVAGEAU Regional delegate La Poste Group & EMMANUEL DA COSTA,Co founder Nfactory

DR.CHRISTYL JOHNSON
Deputy Director for Technology and Research Investments,
NASA
Pr CARLOS MORENO
Co-founder & Scientific Director
Chair Entrepreneurship Territory Innovation – Sorbonne Business School | Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne | Think tank “Live in a Living city”
ANNIE GRENIER
Founder and CEO
Overspeed Innovation
AYUMI MOORE AOKI
Founder and CEO
Women In Tech
FLORENCE PAVAGEAU
Regional delegate
La Poste Group
EMMANUEL DA COSTA
Co-Founder
Nfactory
EMMANUEL RATEL
President
Normandy Web Xperts
ALEXANDRE MARTINI
Co-Founder and CEO
Nfactory
PASCAL DA SILVA
Co-Founder
Digit
VANESSA CHOCTEAU
Director French IoT Program – Strategy Directorate
La Poste Groupe
MARINE MIZRAHI
Director Fab IOT
SNCF
EMMANUELLE BUREL
Founder & CEO
Bbird
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