Past appearances

2017

Karen delivering the CEWiT Summit Keynote at Indiana University in February 2017
Integral Ad Science (webinar) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 5, 2017
Delphix (Redwood City, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 10, 2017
OpenTable (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 19, 2017
BrightTALK (webinar) Why Women Should Speak at Technical Conferences January 24, 2017
NerdWallet (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 27, 2017
New Relic (webinar) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking February 3, 2017
Women in Technology Summit (Bloomington, IN) Keynote – Women & Tech: We Need You Now More Than Ever  February 10, 2017
Cloudera (Palo Alto, CA) Share Your Expertise!  February 13, 2017
Babbel (webinar) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking February 24, 2017
Women In STEM Summit (Lakeland, FL) Keynote – Stepping Outside Our Comfort Zone: It’s Where the Magic Happens  March 14, 2017 | Video
SanDisk (Milpitas, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking March 29, 2017
Slack (San Francisco) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking March 31, 2017
Twitch TV (San Francisco) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking April 5, 2017 | Video
Holberton School (San Francisco) Diversity Power Camp April 10, 2017
Brightcove (webinar) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking April 13, 2017
Minted (San Francisco) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking April 27, 2017
Intel SWE Mixer (San Jose) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking May 31, 2017
Visa (Foster City, CA) Geek Girl Rising Panel June 13, 2017
EFI (San Francisco) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking June 20, 2017
Box (Redwood City, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking June 21, 2017
LinkedIn (Mountain View, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking June 26, 2017
Survey Monkey (San Mateo, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking June 27, 2017
Logitech (Newark, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking July 20, 2017
Saama (Campbell, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking Aug 2, 2017
Rocket Fuel (Redwood City, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking Aug 3, 2017
Survey Monkey (San Mateo, CA) Goldie Speaker Series Aug 30, 2017
Airbnb (San Francisco) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking Sept 8, 2017
Calibrate 2017 (San Francisco) The Art of the Pre-Meeting September 29, 2017
Grace Hopper Celebration 2017 (Orlando, FL) Negotiation Workshop October 6, 2017

2016

Karen speaking at Hack at Brown
Palo Alto Lean In Circle (Palo Alto, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 6, 2016
Intuit (Mountain View, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 22, 2016
Adobe (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking January 28, 2016
Hack@Brown (Providence, RI) Keynote February 6, 2016 Annotated Slides | Video
Change.org (Victoria, B.C.) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking February 18, 2016
Facebook (Menlo Park, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking February 23, 2016
3rd Annual GHC Panel Proposal Mixer (Pinterest, San Francisco, CA) Featured Speaker March 8, 2016
Atlassian (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking March 9, 2016
Dropbox (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking March 17, 2016
UC Berkeley Engineering Leadership Professional Program (San Jose, CA) Speak Up! Become a Presentation Pro March 21, 2016
Innovation Women Webinar (Virtual) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking March 22, 2016
Microsoft BUILD Conference (San Francisco, CA) Ditch Your Comfort Zone March 29, 2016
Adobe (San Jose, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking April 12, 2016
The CLUB (Palo Alto, CA) Boost Your Visibility April 20, 2016
Watermark Conference for Women (Santa Clara, CA) Increase Your Visibility April 21, 2016 | Recording
GSVlabs (Redwood City, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking May 16, 2016
AppDynamics (San Francisco, CA) Stepping Outside The Comfort Zone:How I Came to Love Public Speaking May 17, 2016
GSVlabs (Redwood City, CA) Panel: Impact With Wings May 17, 2016 | Video (starting at 10 mins)
IEEE International Microwave Symposium (San Francisco, CA) Panel May 24, 2016
IEEE Women In Engineering  (Virtual) Live Chat June 15, 2016
Palo Alto Networks (Santa Clara, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking June 23, 2016
Adobe Systems, Inc. (San Jose, CA) Women’s Power Camp September 9, 2016
Women Who Code – Silicon Valley (Silicon Valley, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking October 6, 2016
Women Unlimited (Burlingame, CA) A View From The Top October 6, 2016
Grace Hopper Celebration (Houston, TX) Present! A Techie’s Workshop on Public Speaking October 19, 2016
Workday (Pleasanton, CA) Present! A Techie’s Workshop on Public Speaking November 2, 2016
Opportunity That Scales: IT Leadership Conference (Lincoln, NE) Keynote – Women in IT: We Need You Now More Than Ever November 7, 2016
Tumblr (webinar) Present! A Techie’s Workshop on Public Speaking November 9, 2016
Women In Big Data Meetup (Santa Clara, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking November 17, 2016
Quora (Mountain View, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking December 8, 2016

2015

Panelists at Women Think Next event at Microsoft June 2015
NERCOMP Women In Technology Unite and Ignite Your Career (Southbridge, MA) Turning Risk into Opportunity January 23, 2015 Annotated Slides
Women Unlimited (SF Bay Area, CA) Leading Strategically, Thinking Globally February 5, 2015
O’Reilly Women’s Communities Meetup (San Jose, CA) Male Allies: We Need You February 18, 2015Transcript
General Assembly (San Francisco, CA) A Woman’s Guide To Building a Network February 23, 2015
SAP (Palo Alto, CA) Speak Up: A Workshop for Technical Women February 26, 2015
Wonder Women Tech (Los Angeles, CA) Turning Risk into Opportunity February 28, 2015
Global Tech Women VOICES 2015 (Virtual) Measure Impact, Not Activity March 8, 2015Annotated Slides
SVForum Tech Women (Cupertino, CA) Your Career, Your Path March 26, 2015
Technically Speaking Webinar (virtual) How to Appeal to Your Audience April 16, 2015| Recording
Atlassian (San Francisco, CA) Women In Tech: The Missing Force May 15, 2015| Video
Microsoft (Redmond, WA) Women Think Next June 4, 2015
GSVlabs (Redwood City, CA) ReBooted: (RE)Working Moms Tell Their Stories June 17, 2015
Altera (San Jose, CA) Diversity Town Hall July 14, 2015
The CLUB, An Incubator of Women Leaders (Sunnyvale, CA) Combating Unconscious Bias August 25, 2015
Women Unlimited (San Mateo, CA) A View From The Top October 1, 2015
Grace Hopper Celebration (Houston, TX) Showcase Your Work: How to Give Your First Lightning Talk October 14, 2015
Altera (San Jose, CA) Measure Impact, Not Activity November 17, 2015
Femgineer Forum (Frankly, San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking November 18, 2015
Google (Mountain View, CA) Brown University Computer Science Alumni Panel November 19, 2015
Product Hunt Live Chat (Virtual) Live Chat on “Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking” December 4, 2015 | Recording
Altera (San Jose, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking December 10, 2015
Pinterest (San Francisco, CA) Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking December 14, 2015

2014

Karen speaking on a panel at Box
The CLUB, An Incubator of Women Leaders (Palo Alto, CA) Transforming Risk Into Opportunity January 28, 2014
Women Unlimited (SF Bay Area, CA) Leading Strategically, Thinking Globally March 7, 2014
Global Tech Women VOICES 2014 (Virtual) Build Your Street Cred March 8, 2014 Slides
TEDxCollegeofWilliam&Mary (Williamsburg, VA) Women in Tech: The Missing Force April 6, 2014 | Slides | Transcript | Video
IEEE Women in Engineering Leadership Conference (San Francisco, CA) Leadership and Parenting: Two great skills that go great together May 2, 2014 Slides
Local Job Network Radio: Moving Up the Ladder – The Art of Micro-Mentoring May 2014| Audio
Adobe (San Francisco, CA) Women In Tech: The Missing Force July 16, 2014
Zynga (San Francisco, CA) Women In Tech: The Missing Force July 23, 2014
Box (Los Altos, CA) Meet, Mingle and Mentor July 31, 2014
Mills College (Oakland, CA) Women In Tech: The Missing Force September 4, 2014| Video
Salesforce.com (San Francisco, CA) Why You Should Speak At Technical Conferences September 8, 2014
SAP (Palo Alto, CA) Women In Tech: The Missing Force September 11, 2014
Women Unlimited (San Mateo, CA) A View From The Top September 18, 2014
MotherCoders (San Francisco, CA) Career Roadmapping Workshop November 15, 2014
Anita Borg Institute (Palo Alto, CA) Grace Hopper Twitter Chat: Working as a Tech Consultant November 20, 2014 | Storify

2013

Karen speaking at a Femgineer Forum
She Talks Forum (Zappos Labs, San Francisco, CA) Is There a Secret Sauce for Work-Life Balance? February 26, 2013Video
Invent Your Future Conference (Santa Clara, CA) Advancing Your Technical Career Roundtable April 24, 2013
Draper University (San Mateo, CA) Building Your Street Cred July 8, 2013Video
The CLUB, An Incubator of Women Leaders (Palo Alto, CA) Let’s Lean In Together July 23, 2013
Femgineer Forum (Andreessen Horowitz, Menlo Park, CA) How a Venture Capital Firm Evaluates Investments (Facilitator) September 10, 2013
Grace Hopper Celebration of Women In Computing (Minneapolis, MN) Be More Strategic! October 2, 2013 Slides | Transcript
FountainBlue’s When She Speaks Women in Leadership Series (Texas Instruments, Santa Clara, CA) Women Leading Innovation (Panel Facilitator) October 11, 2013
Femgineer Forum (Wealthfront, Palo Alto, CA) Building your Street Cred: How to Prove You Can Do the Job October 22, 2013 Slides