Author: National Diversity Council

First Ever White House Foster Care & Technology Hackathon

At the heart of the American story is the simple truth that all children should have a fair chance at success, no matter who they are or where they come from. Central to this promise of opportunity is the love and support of a family – which all children deserve, but not enough have. On any given day, there are over 400,000 children in our nation’s foster care system with over 100,000 waiting to be adopted. Every year, 23,000 of these youth will age out of the system never having found a permanent home. Young people who age out...

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Tech Women Dinner

On October 13, 2016, the National Diversity Council is celebrating the most powerful women in technology right in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Hyatt Regency. The theme of the night is “Women in Tech: Inventors, Innovators and Entrepreneurs”. Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chairman of the National Diversity Council explains, “These women are the most prominent leaders, and they have reached the top of their profession by being effective leaders in their organization. They drive change, innovate, and inspire others to succeed while contributing to business growth.” There is no shortage of those in the Council’s selection of...

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Distinguished CIOs: Nominations

The Chief Information Officer has become the point-man for innovation and the forerunner of change within today’s organizations, inexorably linked to this information generation of rapid progress. As the role of technology has shifted, so too has the role of the CIO. ‘Big Data’ is the watchword, with the volume and importance of information increasing with torrential force. Today’s CIO must be equipped to leverage that information towards a greater strategy of organizational growth and success. The National Diversity Council is proud to recognize the executives who are doing just that. Our criteria for Distinguished Chief Information Officer are...

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2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women

The National Diversity Council has announced the 2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology, a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers impacting the technology industry. “The 2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology list honors female executive leaders of the highest caliber within the tech industry, said Dennis Kennedy, founder and Chair of the National Diversity Council. “It is my honor to announce this group of powerful and inspirational women who have reached new heights of achievement in business.” Selection to the list was based on the following criteria: Top leader in her organization and...

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National CIO Symposium

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