Mentoring Area - Perspektywy Women in Tech Summit 2019


13-14 LISTOPADA 2019


3000+ UTALENTOWANYCH KOBIET W IT,
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strefa mentoringowa

find a mentor for yourself!

Isn’t it amazing?
During the Perspektywy Summit we offer you free 1:1 mentoring sessions with amazing Key Note Speakers, Prelegents and experts!

In our Foundation we strongly believe that mentoring is the best and the most effective tool for personal and professional development and we are making it important part of every project we do!

Is it for me?

  • Are you inspired by Key Note Speaker’s speech or by workshop?
  • Are you planing changes in your career?
  • Are you interested in certain field/technology/problem and would like to discuss it with an expert?
  • Do you need a job advice?

It you answered „Yes” to any of these questions,
then mentoring is for you!

How to use the Mentoring Area?

  1. Read the mentors bio and think with whom you want to talk and on what topic.
  2. Come to the Mentoring Area at the Main Hall during the Summit and sign up for the selected slot.
  3. We guarantee you 20 minutes of individual conversation about technology or career.

Simple? Of course!

Slot 1
13 XI, 9:30 - 10:30

Aleksandra Kujawa

Talent Acquisition Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • Working in a fast-paced IT environment
  • Developing your career
  • Talent management
  • Future of work in Tech and IT
  • Personal branding
  •  Competitive advantages of women in IT
  • Women in IT –  building and fostering leadership skills
  • Working in a male-dominated environment

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Ilona Standa

EMEA CTO Business Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • your first steps in IT 
  • how diversity and training can support your development

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Julia Wiesermann

Managing Director at BCG Platinion

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Talk to me about:

Let’s speak about embedding a digitization culture – taking traditional organizations along on the journey.


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Marek Strachacki

Deep Learning Software Engineering Manager

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Aleksandra Suchorzewska

Senior Manager Strategy Technology

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Talk to me about:

  • Trends and new technologies, and how they affect business
  • The technological strategy
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • "New IT" or new operating models in IT

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Marta Maciszewska-Malinowska

People Development Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • How to make a good career choices?

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Talk to me about:

  • How to successfully lead projects in a mature organization?
  • Practical issues related to the technical aspect of public speaking or creating clear concise information to the recipient.
  • How to identify the amount of ideas you have in your mind and how to build self-confidence?

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Talk to me about:

  • Data Visualization & Exploration,
  • Forecasting, Predictive Analytics,
  • Machine Learning, Simulation,
  • Optimization, R and many more.

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William Lee

Product Marketing Manager for Enterprise Operations Engagement

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Talk to me about:

  • Working at FB vs “traditional” companies;
  • leading business transformations;
  • business analysis and Systems analysis

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Sylwia Bogucka

Business Planning and Sales Value Management Director & acting Director of Digitalisation and Development of B2B Market

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Talk to me about:

  • people development,
  • team building,
  • engaging people.

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Alejandro Paz Olivares

Associate Director, Information Technology, Devops & Engineering, Data & Analytics

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Tomasz Wasilewski

IT Area Leader in the Payments Tribe - Santander

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Talk to me about:

  • career planning in IT, especially with people who do not know how to get their carriers started. 
  • It will be my pleasure to share with you my experience related to working with traditional and agile teams in areas developing electronic banking services and payment products.

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Damian Mierny

Manager, Eastern Europe Recruitment and Global Talent Sourcing

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Monika Puchalska

Team Leader and Data Engineer

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Ming Yan Reinemer

Sr Product Group Manager Financial Accounting

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Talk to me about:

  • Any career related question
  • managing dual careers,
  • balancing your work with your private life,
  • manage your team, your boss.
  • working mom,
  • me-time,

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Zuzanna Góral

Accounting and Internal Control Director

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Anna Łabno-Kucharska

Professional career advisor

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Talk to me about:

  • women empowerment, 
  • returning to work after maternity leave, 
  • job searching.

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Joanna Gotfryd

Co-founder of the Mamo Pracuj Foundation

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Talk to me about:

  • women empowerment,
  • returning to work after maternity leave,
  • job searching.

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Slot 2
13 XI, 14:30 - 15:30

Karolina Cieslik

Recruitment Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • Interviewing 
  • CV writing
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Organizational Development Diversity in Engineering
  • Intercultural Communication

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Marta Konieczna

Operations Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • How to be a female leader? 
  • soft skills
  • leadership skills
  • engineering
  • team engagement 
  • project management
  • getting things done and geek news
  • career development

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Sarah Gadd

Head of the Semantic Technology, Analytics & Machine Intelligence Team

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Talk to me about:

  • how working in Financial Services is innovative, challenging and fulfilling.

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Dorothee Schobert-Sargent

Managing Director in Group's Chief Information Office

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Talk to me about:

  • how you can write your own career story in technology.

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Purnima X Singh

Global Banking and Markets Post Trade Architect

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Talk to me about:

  • worried you will not be successful in a technology company,
  • not sure if you can love your technology job,
  • wondering what it's like to hire people with different backgrounds,
  • afraid that a leadership job will require you to constantly work overtime.

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Paweł Sklarow

Software Engineering Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • Machine Learning

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Aleksandra Szlacheta

Senior Front-End Developer

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Talk to me about:

  • career paths, 
  • front-end development, 
  • IoT, testing, 
  • software engineering, 
  • artificial intelligence,
  • dancing! 

 


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Talk to me about:

  • shaping your career in IT consulting.

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Talk to me about:

  • user experience: e.g. what is UX research what is it for, 
  • what is the difference between a researcher and a designer, 
  • what are their competences and responsibilities in the team,
  • how can You start Your journey in UX.

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Maciej Bramson

Manager of the IT Processes and Implementations Department

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Talk to me about:

  • Aviva Test Academy #ATA - development program for Aviva employees and retraining into a professional software tester,
  • Software testing,
  • Agile Software Development & Testing.

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Karolina Sajkowska

Global Wet Supplier Quality Improvement Director

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Talk to me about:

  • Women in high positions in corporation, positives and obstacles.
  • Prevention tools in quality
  • How we measure satisfaction of customers

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Lorenzo Gattei

Director of the Steam Technology Organization

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Talk to me about:

  • Project Management
  • Communication
  • High Performance Organization

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Talk to me about:

  • choosing your own path in IT,
  • career change and working in large corporations.

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Veena Lakkundi

Vice President & General Manager, Industrial Adhesives & Tapes Division (IATD); Safety and Industrial Business Group

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Talk to me about:

  • STEM education and the empowerment of women and children
  • Management

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Anna Barker

Director Cisco Customer Experience

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Talk to me about:

  • career advice, 
  • authentic and inclusive leadership, 
  • business skills, 
  • leadership development.

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Kamil Gierach

Global Command Center (GCC) Duty Manager

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Kasia Łosiewicz

Senior Marketing Operations Specialist

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Talk to me about:

  • Project Management 101: 
  • Getting Marketing and Technology to speak one language. 
  • How to secure buy-in and solidify relationships with your stakeholders in successful Project Management. 

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Katarzyna Grabowska

IT Architecture & Integration Team Manager, Chief It Architect

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Talk to me about:

  • designing and implementing IT architecture (systems, infrastructure, data / information), 
  • managing teams of experts and other topics related to the world of technology, in particular inside a corporation.

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Nancy Yu

EMEA accounting compliance manager

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Talk to me about:

  • working for leading cyber security company,
  • US-based company with EMEA headquarters,
  • being an expat,
  • living and working abroad,
  • and/or life as a full-time working mom.

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Paweł Ostrowski

IT Area Leader - Santander

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Talk to me about:

  • business & IT (people, projects, organisation), 
  • work in scalable SCRUM,
  • leadership, 
  • effectiveness in a daily work.

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Kamila Różana

Senior Manager, Information and Cyber Security

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Talk to me about:

  • finding a career path for yourself in the technology world (even if you’re not a student or graduate of technology-related studies), 
  • professional development in IT, 
  • cybersecurity and risk management 
  • about achieving work-life balance.


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Timothy Grymonpon

Director Software Engineering

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Talk to me about:

  • Onboarding talent,
  • coaching technical and non-technical skills,
  • Servant leadership,
  • building teams,
  • Software development in an agile world.


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Małgorzata Szyrmer

Supply Chain Analytics Manager

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Talk to me about:

  • Supply Chain Analytics in FMCG, 
  • Career development – trade-offs, hard choices,
  • Working abroad – cultural adjustment, challenges, benefits.


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Talk to me about:

  • Managing international projects,
  • Agile/Scrum,
  • Creativity, positive energy and enthusiasm.

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Slot 4
14 XI, 9:30 - 10:30

Talk to me about:

  • Building an Engineering team Women leadership in masculine world (maintenance and engineering area)
  • Family and work, how to achieve a work-life balance (not an expert, but experienced herself)
  • Creative ideas to motivate technical teams (fun activities, project ideas,…)

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Rachel Cooke

Head of Central Engineering Programs

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Talk to me about:

  • Career Planning
  • Building a Network
  • Professional Development
  • Volunteer Work

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Talk to me about:

  • Demystifying IT roles
  • Business Analysis
  • Diversity &Inclusion within the global company
  • Career planning and development
  • Customer-facing applications

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Olga Szlachta

Digital & Change Manager, Shared Services BA Europe

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Talk to me about:

  • Robotics Process Automation (incl. Operating Model, Implementation, Expansion, Change & People Management)
  • How to successfully drive the digital related project
  • How to identify emerging technology trends and innovative best practises

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Dorota Gut-Knapik

Application Administrator

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Talk to me about:

  • administration of a customer-facing system: What is the process from a business requirement to the final implementation?
  • different roles in the IT world: How to start your career in IT not being the developer?
  • CV as your “business card”: How to craft a professional and interesting application?

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