Breaking Barriers: Jeannette’s Experience at the Latinas in Tech Summit

By: Jason Leon May 30, 2024

Join us in celebrating the transformative impact of the Latinos in Tech program. The Hispanic Foundation sponsored Jeannette, one of our Latinos in Tech Scholars, to attend the 2024 Latinas in Tech Summit at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, where she gained invaluable insights from influential Latina tech leaders.

Held at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, the summit was a hub of innovation and networking. Jeannette eagerly participated in workshops, panels, and networking events, gaining valuable insights from influential Latina tech leaders. The experience was transformative, offering her new knowledge and connections vital to her career.

“Attending the Latinas in Tech Summit was an incredible experience!” Jeannette said. “I enjoyed hearing from the variety of empowering and engaging speakers shaping the future of tech. The topics were highly informative and provided valuable insights. The summit was a great opportunity to connect and develop relationships with industry leaders, professionals, and students in the Latino community. Thank you to the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley for the opportunity!”

The highlight for Jeannette was the LiT Recruit career fair, where she connected with top tech companies, opening doors to future opportunities. The summit was not just an event but a celebration of Latina empowerment and innovation, impacting Jeannette’s professional journey.

As Latinos in Tech Scholars, participants have the opportunity to engage in a variety of career preparation and professional skill-building programs and workshops. We are thrilled to sponsor Jeannette this year and equip our scholars with the necessary tools, skills, and networks to thrive as professionals, preparing them for immediate success and long-term career advancement.