Future Tech: Women in Tech 2021

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Future Tech: Women in Tech is a dedicated platform for female members of the academia, scholars, researchers, and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices on STEM, Digital Transformation, Computer Science and Technology.

The agenda features presentation by distinguished female leaders addressing critical issues, future trends, roles, impact, and opportunities for women in STEM and the Digital Age.

Future Tech: Women in Tech is hosted and funded by CASUGOL in partnership with Taylor’s University, School of Computer Science and Engineering. In the spirit of knowledge sharing and making education / knowledge accessible, Future Tech: Women in Tech is FREE for Academia, scholars, researchers, and practitioners around the world. Trust that all will have a positive and defining experience.


Organizing Chairman:
Prof. Ts. Dr. Azween Abdullah, Taylor’s University
Dwayne Ong, CASUGOL


Featured Speakers
Caroline Codsi
Caroline Codsi
Founder & Chief Equality Officer
Women in Governance, Canada
Sirin Aktas
Sirin Aktas
IT Director
Unilever Turkey, Central Asia, Iran
Marlene Harnois OLY
Marlene Harnois OLY
Champion of Peace
Peace and Sport
France
Dr. Suha Jarabat
Dr. Suha Jarabat
Assoc. Professor / Programme Leader
Architecture Technology Courses
Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland
Justnya Orlowska
Justnya Orlowska
Prime Minister’s High Representative
Government Technology, Poland
Kylie Ahern
Kylie Ahern
CEO and Founder of STEM Matters
Publisher and Editor in Chief of The Brilliant, Australia
Sihanithnovy Sun
Sihanithnovy Sun
Chairlady
Technology Solution Development TSD Co., Ltd, Cambodia
Dr. Amardeep Kaur
Dr. Amardeep Kaur
Senior Analyst
Water Corporation, Western Australia
Dr. Imene Brigui
Dr. Imene Brigui
Associate Professor in Artificial Intelligence
emlyon business school, France
Prof. Elmarie Biermann
Prof. Elmarie Biermann
Director
Cyber Security Institute, South Africa
Prof. Patricia Cabero Tapia
Prof. Patricia Cabero Tapia
Business School of Production and Competitiveness
Bolivian Catholic University
Bolivia
Prof. Michelle Moore
Prof. Michelle Moore
Director, Masters Cyber Security Operations & Leadership
University of San Diego
USA
Ms. Renita M. Rhodes
Ms. Renita M. Rhodes
Senior Security Analyst
Masters of Information Management (MIM)
USA
Dr. Chrissann R. Ruehle
Dr. Chrissann R. Ruehle
Management Instructor
Florida Gulf Coast University
USA
Sapna Singh
Sapna Singh
Cyber Security Expert
Advocate to Women in Cyber Security
Kuwait
Dr. Nashya Haider
Dr. Nashya Haider
Founder and Director
Innotech Consultants
Singapore
Dr. Kavitha Muthy
Dr. Kavitha Muthy
Chief Strategy Officer
Intellize Tech Services
Malaysia
Dr. Eunice Phang
Dr. Eunice Phang
Programme Director for Chemical Engineering
School of Computer Science and Engineering
Taylor’s University
Malaysia
Prof. Sagaya Amalathas
Assoc. Prof. Sagaya Amalathas
Programme Director for Bachelor of Computer Science
School of Computer Science and Information Technology
Taylor’s University
Malaysia
Margaret Manning OBE
Margaret Manning OBE
Chief Executive Officer
Adelphi Digital Consulting Group
Singapore
Florence Mottay
Florence Mottay
Global CISO
Ahold Delhaize
Netherlands
Indrani Chandrasegaran
Indrani Chandrasegaran
Managing Director, Cyber Security
Accenture
Singapore
Rachel Ooi
Rachel Ooi
Digital Industrial Veteran
Singapore
Karissa A. Breen
Karissa A. Breen
Director
KBI
Australia
Vetrivillalan Vennila
Vetrivillalan Vennila
Asst. Director (Data Analytics)
Singapore Management University (SMU)
Singapore
Dr. Amy Magnus
Dr. Amy Magnus
Director
Quantum Autonomy LLC
USA
Sunita Kannan
Sunita Kannan
Data and AI Solutions Lead, APJ
Microsoft Corporation
Singapore
Dr. Negin Forouzesh
Dr. Negin Forouzesh
Asst. Professor in Computer Science
California State University (CSULA)
USA
Mint Kaewmanorom
Mint Charoenporn Kaewmanorom
Head of Market Analytics and Campaign Operations
True Digital Group, Thailand
Agenda
Opening Address

08:30am (SGT / UTC +8)

Josephine Tan
Pro-Vice Chancellor, Taylor’s University
Campus Director, Taylor’s College
Malaysia
Focus on Women for Economic Growth

08:45am (SGT / UTC +8)

Caroline Codsi
Founder & Chief Equality Officer
Women in Governance
Canada
Tech as a Tool to Promote Peace and Sport

17:30pm (SGT / UTC +8)

Marlene Harnois OLY
Olympic Medalist
Knight of the National Order of Merit
Champion of Peace (Ambassador), Peace and Sport
France
Track One
Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Sagaya Amalathas, Taylor’s University
  • Ethical Leadership and Women in the Era of Artificial Intelligence
    Dr. Chrisann Ruehle, Management Instructor, Florida Gulf Coast University (USA)

  • AI-Augmented Learning in Emerging Workspaces
    Dr. Amy L Magnus, Director, Quantum Autonomy LLC (USA)

  • Cyber Security Communications
    Karissa A. Breen, Director (Australia)

  • Do You Trust Your Co-worker Robot as Your Partner in the Factory Shop-floor
    Sirin Aktas, IT Director, Unilever (Turkey)
  • The growing presence of Women in Engineering in SEA
    Dr. Eunice Phang, Taylor’s University (Malaysia)

  • Digital Transformation Trends in Cambodia
    Sihanithnovy Sun, Chairlady, Technology Solution Development (Cambodia)

  • My journey to Associate Professor in Architectural Technology
    Prof. Dr. Suha Jarabat, Programme Leader, Edinburgh Napier University (United Kingdom)
Track Two
Chairperson: Dr. Eunice Phang, Taylor’s University
  • TBA
    Prof. Michelle Moore, Master Cyber Security Operations & Leadership, University of San Diego (USA)

  • Women in Cyber Security
    Renita M. Rhodes, Senior Security Analyst, Masters of Information Management (MIM) (USA)

  • Data Analytics for a Better World
    Dr. Amardeep Kaur, Senior Analyst, Water Corporation (Australia)

  • Taking the Leap – Making a Successful Mid-Career Change Into Technology
    Margaret Manning OBE, Chief Executive Officer, Adelphi Digital Consulting Group (Singapore)
  • The Great Shift – Digital Genesis
    Rachel Ooi, Digital Industrial Veteran (Singapore)

  • Artificial Intelligence & Digital Agriculture
    Prof. Dr. Sagaya Amalathas, Programme Director for Bachelor of Computer Science, School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Taylor’s University (Malaysia)

  • Digitizing Business Continuity and Pandemic Plan – Transition To A More Resilient Model
    Dr. Kavitha Muthy, Chief Strategy Officer, Intellize Tech Services (Malaysia)

  • Women In Cybersecurity: Challenges and Opportunities
    Sapna Singh, Cyber Security Expert, Advocate to Women in Cyber Security (Kuwait)

  • Advances in Artifical Intelligence (AI)
    Dr. Imene Brigui, Associate Professor in Artificial Intelligence, emlyon business school (France)
Track Three
Chairperson: Dr. Goh Wei Wei, Taylor’s University
  • Gender Gap in IT in Latin America
    Prof. Patricia Cabero Tapia, Business School of Production and Competitiveness, Bolivian Catholic University (Bolivia)

  • Opportunities for Women in Higher Education
    Dr. Negin Forouzesh, Asst. Professor in Computer Science California State University (CSULA) (USA)

  • Positioning Your Organisation and People to Build Audience, Influence and Revenue
    Kylie Ahern, CEO and Founder of STEM Matters, Publisher and Editor in Chief of The Brilliant (Australia)

  • Data Analytics / Data Science: Role, Impact, and Opportunities for Women
    Vetrivillalan Vennila, Asst. Director (Data Analytics), Singapore Management University (SMU) (Singapore)
  • Cyber Security Role, Impact, and Opportunities for Women
    Indrani Chandrasegaran, Managing Director, Cyber Security Accenture (Singapore)

  • Artificial Intelligence & Healthcare
    Dr. Nashya Haider, Founder and Director, Innotech Consultants (Singapore)

  • Data Analytics / Data Science: Role, Impact, and Opportunities for Women
    Mint Charoenporn Kaewmanorom, Head of Market Analytics and Campaign Operations, True Digital Group (Thailand)

  • Digital Transformation and The Role of Women in AI
    Sunita Kannan, Data and AI Solutions Lead, APJ, Microsoft Corporation (Singapore)

  • Part of a Tribe
    Florence Mottay, Global CISO, Ahold Delhaize (Netherlands)

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