2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: SapientNitro

3 Leadership Strategies for Male Dominated Careers

Saturday, March 12
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Job Market Stage
531 E 4th St

While as women we often hear a lot about what holds us back, we also can and do succeed in male-dominated industries.

Regardless of your gender, if you feel like you've been checking off all of the boxes in your career but are not moving forward or being recognized for your accomplishments, it could be because you're not being perceived as a leader. In my career, I've had the chance to observe many different styles of leadership behaviour, and the unique habits of leaders, some of them unexpected.

I’ll be sharing some personal stories and learnings that have helped me develop my leadership style as I’ve navigated the my career in the tech industry.

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Alison Walden at SXSW

Alison Walden

Sr Mgr Experience Technology


I'm a technologist with over 14 years of professional experience in the interactive domain and the Canadian experience technology practice lead at SapientNitro. I manage globally distributed teams ...

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