WLDA Summit &
Awards Gala

The WLDA Summit brings together F1000 tech leaders to share
breakthrough data and AI technologies
and celebrating leaders' achievements across the field

We look forward to having you join us at the Annual WLDA Summit and Awards Gala in NYC on Dec. 2nd, 2021 where F1000 Tech leader attendees will hear from thought leaders, experts, innovators, and entrepreneurs across the data and AI fields.  

Education and inspiration abound throughout the full-day TED Talk-style event:

  • The morning will kick off with Futuristic AI, where you’ll be presented with ideas from entrepreneurs working in the distant and not-so-distant future of data and AI.
  • After lunch, the summit will continue with WLDA Talks, female thought leaders presenting topics such as AI for Good, Ethical AI, and AI policy.

That evening we will head to the 2021 WLDA Awards Gala from 6 PM to 10 PM
where we will celebrate leaders and influencers in technology, data, and AI,
who have stood out, taken risks, and pushed their organizations and teams to new heights.

WLDA Summit Agenda

Experience Inspiration and Education with WLDA & Our Co-host

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WLDA Awards

Corporation Leader of the year

Awarded to the corporation that has made exceptional strides in expanding their company through recruitment practices, retention structures, career pathing, leadership training, etc, which generated quantifiable improvements in the growth of women in the field. 

Changemaker

Awarded to women who have successfully revolutionized the field of data and AI. Whether these are new or improved products, services, tools or ways of doing things, this woman has helped the industry evolve towards success. (Must have 7+ years in a corporate career as a senior manager and up)

WLDA Woman Leader of the Year

This woman leader is a prominent change maker in her company or public sector role. She has demonstrated significant development for the industry, has influenced/motivated others, and is an overall leader in data and AI (Must have 15+ years in industry or the public sector and C-suite).

Best Motivator (male or female)

Awarded to leaders who have made extraordinary efforts to motivate and teach others to become better women leaders in tech. Whether these are keynote speeches, group talks, or individual mentorship, this senior leader has gone above and beyond to motivate women and to be a knowledgeable resource and leader. Roles may include CEO, COO, CMO, CAO, or other tech roles.

Corporate Champion of the Year

Awarded to the corporation that has made exceptional strides in expanding their company through recruitment practices, retention structures, career pathing, leadership training, etc, which generated quantifiable improvements in the growth of women in the field.in data and AI (Must have 15+ years in industry, and be C-suite tech leader).

Rising Star

Awarded to women who have successfully revolutionized the field of data and AI. Whether these are new or improved products, services, tools or ways of doing things, this woman has helped the industry evolve towards success. (Must have 7+ years in a corporate career as a senior manager and up)

Gala Schedule

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Here's Why You Should Join Us

Insights

Bursting with insight, our expert led ted talk style keynotes will provide you with all of the tech insight that you need!

Network

Join the who’s-who from the world of tech and make connections that matter. You’ll connect with the people that will drive your career forward!

Inspiration

Tech leaders, innovators and pioneers will be sharing their experience, advice and insight, providing you with the inspiration you need for your career.

Development

Learn about AI strategies, implementation and challenges through case studies by leading women corporate executives.