GatherVerse SHE – Super Hero Engine

Day 1 – 10th January, 2023 – 8:00 AM PST

Lynn Gitau
Lynn GitauFounder
Metaversations
Kathleen Cohen
Kathleen CohenXR Strategist, Tech Humanist
The Collaboratorium

8:30 AM PST – To Be a Woman in Technology: Shattering Stereotypes and Changing the Game

Isabel De Peuter-Rutten
Isabel De Peuter-RuttenDirector
GatherVerse Europe
Ruth Diaz
Ruth DiazCommunity Design Developer & Metaverse Coach
VR Create|Connect
Bonita Oliver
Bonita OliverMultidisciplinary Artist, Web3 Consultant, Founder
Bonita Oliver
Kelsey Coffman
Kelsey CoffmanCEO
GG Women Professionals
Selen Lun
Selen LunFounder & Artist
Lun Family Company, XREventİst
Tara Collingwoode-Williams
Tara Collingwoode-WilliamsLecturer and Researcher in XR
Goldsmiths, University of London
Aniella Arantes
Aniella ArantesVice President
JPMorgan Chase
Sarah Mehler
Sarah MehlerFounder & CEO
Left Field Labs

9:40 AM PST – Transforming Communities for a Nonviolent and Climate-Resilient Future

Moderator: Lubna Dajani

Lubna Dajani
Lubna DajaniFounder and Managing Director
Allternet Limited
Hadeel Arja
Hadeel ArjaCo Founder
frontline in focus xr, tinyhand
Kisha A. Brown, Esq.
Kisha A. Brown, Esq.Founder & CEO
Justis Connection
Suzan Oslin
Suzan OslinExperience Director
UXXR Design
Sara Cole Stratton
Sara Cole StrattonIndigenous AI ethics and equitable inclusion advisor
Māori LAB
Athena Demos
Athena DemosCEO
Big Rock Creative
Kuan Hui Chen
Kuan Hui ChenManaging Board
Girls in Tech
Samantha Wolfe
Samantha WolfeFounder and CEO
PitchFWD

10:50 AM PST – The Intersection of Education, Training and Humanity: Creating a More Sustainable and Compassionate Future

Moderator: Hussainatu Blake

Hussainatu Blake
Hussainatu BlakeEducation & Workforce Strategist
The Patrick J McGovern Foundation
Paige Dansinger
Paige DansingerMetaverse Creator/Producer
Better World Museum
Muhsinah Morris
Muhsinah MorrisMetaversity Director/Founder
Morehouse College/Metaverse United, LLC
Laura Brown
Laura BrownDirector of Training & Education, Public Safety
Oracle
Amany Alkhayat
Amany AlkhayatCEO
Language Cities
Maria Halimeh
Maria HalimehChief Metaverse Officer
ISPPA
Ekaterina Semeniuk
Ekaterina SemeniukTESOL Teacher
Educators in VR
Charmaine Short
Charmaine ShortCEO
Ettaverse Ltd

12:00 PM PST – The Future of Innovation and Leadership: Women in the Metaverse

Moderator: Andrea Camargo

Andrea Camargo
Andrea CamargoCo-founder
CRƎA
Záda Beasley
Záda BeasleyFounder/CEO
ZataData®️
Siobhán Hofma
Siobhán HofmaFounder
Instinctively Real Media
Sonya Seddarasan
Sonya SeddarasanXR Designer, Public Speaker, Influencer, Activist, Founded community-led product
Max Noir
Max NoirCo-Founder
FXG Uganda
Daria Fedko
Daria FedkoCEO & Founder
WE/AR Studio
Ginna Lambert
Ginna LambertXR Producer, Director of Photography
VArtisans

Day 2 – 11th January, 2023 – 8:00 AM PST

8:30 AM PST – Breaking Barriers

Moderator: Stacey Ann Berry

Stacey Ann Berry
Stacey Ann BerryPresident and Founder
BSTELLAR® GROUP INC.
Bei Wang
Bei WangCo-founder & CMO
StraightFire Studios
Charlene Nichols
Charlene NicholsFounder
The Omniverse City
Babbette Jackson
Babbette JacksonInsider Threat and Data Loss Prevention Engineer
Edward Jones
Julie McGeorge
Julie McGeorgeCo-Founder and CEO
Global XR Academy
Safaa Alattar
Safaa AlattarAdministrative Manager
Jusoor
Karen Alexander
Karen AlexanderDirector
XRconnectED
Ashley Coffey
Ashley CoffeyAccessible Emerging Technologies Lead
The Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technologies
Meryl Evans
Meryl EvansAccessibility Consultant
meryl.net
Faye Sahai
Faye SahaiManaging partner
Telosity Ventures

9:40 AM PST – Bias and Discrimination in the Age of Technology

Moderator: Rose Ashford

Rose Ashford
Rose AshfordGatherVerse Africa Director
Jessica Friday
Jessica FridayCofounder
VIllej
Emily Wright
Emily WrightCreator
It’ll be alwright
Lynn Gitau
Lynn GitauFounder
Metaversations
Binta BATHILY
Binta BATHILYFounder/Creative Director AI Data Tech
Circus Digital Arts Technologies
Alicia Navarrette
Alicia NavarretteFounder
SESH Creative
Amélie Ebongué
Amélie EbonguéSocial Media Expert & Bestselling Author
@ah_mais_lis
Diane Tucker
Diane TuckerCEO
IIF – Impact Innovation Foundation

10:50 AM PST – Humanity at the Heart of Business

Isabel De Peuter-Rutten
Isabel De Peuter-RuttenDirector
GatherVerse Europe
Michelle Calloway
Michelle CallowayFounder/CEO
REVEALiO (Software and Media Solutions)
Alice Anangi
Alice AnangiFounder & CEO
Crypsense Digital Group
Namrata Dhasmana
Namrata DhasmanaFounder I Economist I Speaker
EvoluTioon Strategies
Aileda Lindal
Aileda LindalTransformational Leader and Executive Advisor
Ask Aileda
Lisi Linares
Lisi LinaresPublicist
PR SHRKS
Laura Piza
Laura PizaCOO
Reboot Imagine
Aileda Lindal
Aileda LindalTransformational Leader and Executive Advisor
Ask Aileda

12:00 PM PST – Empowering Women in Leadership through Emerging Technologies

Moderator: Hassanatu Blake

Hassanatu Blake
Hassanatu BlakeDirector and Professor
NACCHO, Tufts University, Brooklyn College
Gita Barry
Gita BarryEVP & GM, Immersive Healthcare
Penumbra, Inc.
Alex Pryor
Alex PryorHead of Digital Innovation
EOH
Chitra Ananda
Chitra AnandaCMO
Octagon Studio
Alison Chiwara
Alison ChiwaraCo Founder
Flosverse CIC & Human Focused Ltd
Deborah Thomson
Deborah ThomsonFounder, Executive Director
One Health Lessons
Wadooah Wali
Wadooah WaliCo-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
New Canvas

Speaker’s Organizations

January 10th-11th, 2023

GatherVerse S.H.E. – Super Hero Engine

Future Events

GatherVerse AI Summit (Artificial Intelligence)