INCLUSION & RETENTION STRATEGIES for Women in TECHNOLOGY Professionals who attend this session will learn how to develop and manage diverse talent at every level of the organization . With expertise and insight from her own technology career, JJ brings forward obstacles and solutions based on industry research to embrace thought diversity to foster innovation within your organization. BIO JJ DiGeronimo, president of Tech Savvy Women, began her career designing data center infrastructures for Fortune 500 companies after graduating with a computer information systems degree in 1995. Prior to her recent work, JJ enjoyed a 20-year career in high tech, where she advanced into leadership positions within Silicon Valley-based technology. Now recognized as a thought leader for Women in Tech and Girls and STEM, JJ empowers professional women and consults senior executives on strategies to retain and attract Women in Technology. JJ is an author, keynote speaker and featured columnist for Smart Business Magazine. She is featured in many publications and TV shows including Forbes, Fox Business, ITWorld, Career-Intelligence and Rescue a CEO. She has shared her expertise with Amazon, Ingram Micro, RIT, Sears Holding Company, Clemson University, NASA Glenn, Symantec, VMware, Grace Hopper, KeyBank, and Cisco along with many other organizations.