Technical Executive Forum

The Technical Executive Forum (Tech Exec Forum) is an invitation only event for Anita Borg Institute’s (ABI) Partner companies held annually at the Grace Hopper Celebration. It is a key program that provides technical executive participants a forum to network, share experiences and drive action in creating company cultures that sustain diversity for innovation.

Why Attend?

“The actionable new ideas generated from the brainstorming session were valuable.”

In 2014, 89 executives including CEOs, CTOs and other senior-level technical executives from 38 organizations joined in Phoenix to connect, build awareness and share experiences on strategies to form gender diverse technical teams.

Cisco Google HP
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As well as: American Express, Avanade, Bank of America, Bank of New York Mellon, CA Technologies, Dell Inc., EMC, Ericsson, Facebook, FirstRain, GoDaddy, Goldman Sachs, Google, IBM, Intel, Intuit, Juniper Networks, Kiva Systems, an Amazon company, LinkedIn, Nationwide, NetApp, Inc., NeuStar, PayPal, Qualcomm, Rackspace, Rally Software,, SAP, The White House, ThoughtWorks, Time Inc., Twitter, and VMware

Technical Executive Forum Nomination Process

As a partner of the Anita Borg Institute, your organization has the opportunity to attend the Tech Exec Forum, an exclusive event designed to bring together top technical executives working on the mission to increase the representation of women technologists at all levels.