Speaker: Melissa Pierce

Filmmaker . Risktaker . Changemaker
Film producer, science enthusiast, idea generator, strategic thinker, and social connector who enjoys converting impossible concepts into successful projects. Creator of an award winning film series, founder of "just a few" interesting companies, and generator of hundreds of other less well known good ideas. Recently listed as one of Crains Chicago's "Tech 50" - top movers and shakers to know in Chicago tech. Producer and Director of Born with Curiosity - The Grace Hopper Story. Producer and Director of Life in Perpetual Beta. Founder: Pitch Refinery Conference. Director: Chicago Women Developers. Board Member and Former COO: Everpurse. Co-chair of Affinity Alliance at NCWIT. @melissapierce

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Talk: The Evolution of Engineering Culture: Oh, the Places We've Been


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Monday, 3 November

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Wednesday, 5 November