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September 14, 2023

Recognizing Our Collective Power for Change

About This Video

In her closing address, Brenda Darden Wilkerson, President and CEO of, addresses the ongoing struggle for women in technical fields and emphasizes the importance of recognizing collective power to drive meaningful change. Drawing inspiration from history, Wilkerson highlights the strides made by groups of people who have united to challenge the status quo and reshape our present-day narrative. With insightful strategies and compelling examples, she urges the audience to harness their collective power, channel their voices, and rewrite the story of gender inequality in the tech industry.

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President and CEO,

Brenda Darden Wilkerson is an advocate for access, opportunity, and social justice for historically excluded communities in technology. She currently serves as the President and CEO of, a global nonprofit organization that connects, inspires, and strives for greater equality for women and non-binary technologists in business, academia, and government.