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TechLatino: Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association Announces Emerging Tech Leaders Summit..

 6th Annual Emerging Tech Leadership Summit Series Kickoff and National TechLatino Achievers Award.

TechLatino: Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA) announced today the LISTA 8th Annual Emerging Technology Leadership Summit Series Kickoff and National Latino Technology Achievers Awards will be hosted in Sacramento California by the LISTA NorCal TechLatino Council. 

LISTA’s 8th Annual Emerging Technology Leadership Summit Series and National Latino Technology Achievers Awards will take place in Sacramento Ca, on March 31st and April 1st at the Magnificent Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel and will feature notable guest speakers, such as Secretary of State the honorable Alex Padilla and California State CIO Carlos Ramos, Chief  Office of Technology Services Davood Ghodsand other government and procurement officials. The summit will host expert panels on tech trends, leadership, diversity and inclusion, security, social media, education, startups cultivation and business expo throughout the day.

 

Alex Padilla Secretary of State

Alex Padilla
Secretary of State

Carlos Ramos  CIO,  State of California

Carlos Ramos
CIO, State of California

Jose Marquez, National President of LISTA, stated, “As we continue to address the issues of diversity and inclusion and the lack of Latinas in Technology into the forefront, we are proud to have Secretary of State Padilla and State CIO Ramos join us for our LISTA 8th Annual Emerging Technology Leadership Summit Series Kickoff in Sacramento and be awarded LISTA Government Beacon awards at our National TechLatino Achievers Award. Their leadership in diversity and inclusion, business, technology and community advocacy has been right on.”

Now in its 16th year, LISTA’s commitment to the Latino community is unparalleled and unwavering. It is through organizations like LISTA, that change can truly happen,” said Mr. Jorge Avila, President of LISTA NorCal TechLatino Council. “The summit this year will bring another layer to LISTA’s empowerment activities; the summit will deliver new and thought provoking ideas to our community and our country.

The Emerging Technology Leadership Summit series will feature workshops and panel discussions which will focus on CIO Panel, Doing Business with California, Diversity and Inclusion, Digital divide, Cultural Competence, The Bottom line, Brand Building and relationship strengthening, through the use of social media and strategic leadership in high technology where is the Latino community going in Silicon Valley?

11th Annual National TechLatino Achievers Awards

Latinas Tech Leaders Power Luncheon – 2013

The Nominations are in and the committee has casted their votes, the anxiety has begun…who will be LISTA’s National Chief Executive, Chief Information Officer, Chief Diversity Officer and the National Latino Technology Achievers of the year 2015.

LISTA will recognize an important group of Latino Technology Leaders/Business Trendsetters who have shown through their commitment to excellence that the American Dream is still alive for the Latino community in the United States. These awards are given to individuals who have demonstrated by their actions, a commitment to the empowerment of the Latino community and for the strides they have made to further their careers.

These awards honor and recognize Technology professionals, who happen to be Latino for their exemplary efforts, commitment and dedication to Corporate America and the Latino Community. Over 500 attendees are expected including technology professionals leaders of businesses, corporate America and government officials.

“We look forward to a great event as we celebrate Latino Technology excellence across America, said Jose A Marquez-Leon.”

What: LISTA 8th Annual Emerging Technology Leadership Summit and National TechLatino Achievers Award

Where: The Magnificent Melia Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel 1230 J Street, 13th and J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

When: March 31st and April 1st 2015

Register Today: https://www.listatechleaders.eventbrite.com 

About TechLatino: Latino in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA) (www.a-lista.org ) is a 501c3 that promotes the utilization of the technology sectors for the empowerment of the Latino community. We are an organization that is committed to bringing various elements of Technology under one central hub to facilitate our partners, members and the community with the leverage and education they need to succeed in a highly advanced technologically driven society.

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For Sponsorship and Ticket information:

 Contact:  Yvette Moise

 VP, Membership and Corporate Relations

 770-765-3478

 info@a-lista.org

 

 


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LATINOS EMERGING TECH LEADERS FORUM

LATINAS TECH & LEADERS LUNCHEON 2014

 

Presenting Sponsor: 

Georgia Power

Date:   DECEMBER 10TH 2014

 FORUM WORKSHOPS: 8:30AM – 6:00PM                                                                    LUNCHEON Time:  11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Place: Georgia Tech Research Institute and Conference Center, 260 14th St Atlanta Ga 30318 Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Join Us as LISTA Announces Georgia’s Top 10 Latina Business Leaders

This Year’s Special Speakers are:

Latinas are significant contributors to our country’s economic recovery and prosperity.  Latina Entrepreneurs represent the fastest growing segment of small business owners, however, in technology there is still a gap.

Latinas represent nearly 600,000 businesses, generate close to $70 billion in sales and employ more than 500,000 people.  LISTA recognizes the important role Hispanic Tech Business women serve in our community and is proud to highlight their successes and impact in our region and overall business community.

In celebration of the achievements and accomplishments of our nation’s most inspiring Hispanic Tech and Business women, Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association will conduct our “Latina Tech Leadership and Business Luncheon on July 24, 2013 at the Commerce Club in Atlanta, Georgia.  This Annual Tech Leaders Luncheon is the region’s premier gathering for Hispanic tech professionals and businesses.  Each year LISTA honors the accomplishments of Latino/as in the tech business community.  In particular, this year the LISTA will create awareness and recognize the many contributions Latinas have made to drive our country’s economic recovery and prosperity.

Click Here to Register Now!  https://latinaleaders2014.eventbrite.com

For Sponsorship Opportunities and Additional Information:

Call Us At:  (770) 765-3478

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