Facilitated Networking

Join California Conference for Women leaders for live, small-group discussions to power your personal and professional growth. These 45-minute discussions will take place in the Cisco Networking Lounge via video conference.

To participate, you must sign up in advance, starting at 8 am PT on Wednesday, March 2nd! If the session you are interested in is full, you can add your name to the waiting list. Please also ensure that you have read our participant instructions and signed up for a free WebEx account in advance.

NOTE: Sessions start promptly at 2:30 pm PT and 3:30 pm PT. To avoid disruption, please arrive on time.

2:30PM – 3:15PM PT


Hillary Weingast

Increase Your Influence

Host: Hillary Weingast

VP, Deputy General Counsel and Head of Global Inclusion and Diversity, Juniper Networks & CA CFW Board President

Sheetal Wrzesien

Take Charge of Your Career Growth

Host: Sheetal Wrzesien

Engineering Leader, Google

Ellen Filvaroff

Leading Through Change

Host: Ellen Filvaroff, PhD

Executive Director, Oncogenesis Thematic Research Center, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Loretta García Fellers

Teamwork in a Hybrid Workspace

Host: Loretta García Fellers

VP, Customer Success, Customer & Financial Support Operations, Dell Technologies

3:30PM – 4:15PM PT


Jyoti Mehra

Increase Your Influence

Host: Jyoti Mehra

EVP, Human Resources, Gilead Sciences & CA CFW Board Member

Mary Bui-Pham

Take Charge of Your Career Growth

Host: Mary Bui-Pham

VP, Strategy & Operations, Indeed & CA CFW Board Member

Lisa Hellmann

Leading Through Change

Host: Lisa Hellmann

SVP Global Human Resources & Corporate Communications, Hologic, Inc. & CA CFW Board Treasurer

Jacqueline Guichelaar

Teamwork in a Hybrid Workspace

Host: Jacqueline Guichelaar

SVP & Group Chief Information Officer, Cisco Systems, Inc. & CA CFW Board Secretary