2015 Spring Partner Meeting

This half-day event brings our partner community together prior to the Women of Vision Awards Banquet. We explore the strategies and practices of the company that accept the Top Companies for Women Technologists Award, as well as present the latest research on gender diversity in technical roles. Partners learn, share, and further their action plans to build more inclusive organizations while making new connections.


  • Susan Davis-Ali is President of Leadhership1 LLC, a professional coaching company for all working women seeking success and sanity in their lives, and an author of the upcoming AnitaB.org paper on advancement of women in technical roles.
  • Laura Mather was named on Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business list, Fortune’s list of Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs, and Business Insider’s list of Most Powerful Women Engineers. She is developing a suite of software to eliminate unconscious bias and get the right people into the right jobs.
  • Lucille Mayer is the Chief Information Officer of BNY Mellon – Winner of Top Companies for Women Technologists Award. Her department oversees all client touch points: portals, mobile solutions, Web services/open architecture, file delivery and help desk experience; as well as the development, testing and delivery of these client solutions.


Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Great America Rooms
Santa Clara, CA 95054
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Pacific Time)

Our block at Hyatt Regency Santa Clara was available until April 22, 2015 and is now sold out. For your convenience, click here for a list of local hotels that may have availability.


We suggest partners bring team members who experienced our Winter Partner Meeting and/or who continue taking the learnings from our sessions back to their companies to make impact on gender diversity in technical roles. Representatives may include experts in diversity and inclusion, executive or line management of the technical workforce, program management, and/or talent acquisition.

To register for the Spring Partner Meeting, please use this link:

Registration for the Women of Vision Banquet following the Partner Meeting closed April 24, 2015.