October 26, 2023










29th Annual WITI Summit: Workforce Innovation, Trust and Influence

Oct 26, 2023 • Online

Get ready for an extraordinary virtual experience at WITI's 29th Annual Summit on October 26th, 2023!

Under the captivating theme “Workforce Innovation, Trust, and Influence,” this summit promises to be a groundbreaking exploration of the ever-evolving landscape of technology, leadership, and diversity.

Join us as we bring together visionaries, thought leaders, and experts from across the globe to delve into the cutting-edge topics that are shaping the future of work. From innovative strategies driving workforce transformation to fostering trust in a digitally connected world and wielding influence that brings positive change, this summit is a convergence of ideas that will redefine industry paradigms.

Prepare to be inspired and engaged by an array of astonishing speakers, each renowned for their contributions to various fields, from technology and business to diversity and leadership. Their insights will ignite discussions, challenge perspectives, and spark new ideas that can drive your career and organization forward.

Dive deeper into your areas of interest through our dynamic breakout rooms, where you’ll have the opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures. This is your chance to forge valuable connections, share experiences, and collaborate on solutions that transcend borders.

WITI’s 29th Annual Summit is more than an event; it’s a transformative journey that empowers you to shape the future, embrace innovation, foster trust, and wield influence. Don’t miss out on this unparalleled opportunity to be part of a global conversation that will drive change and inspire action. Mark your calendars for October 26th and get ready to embark on a virtual adventure that promises to leave an indelible mark on your professional and personal growth.


Thursday | October 26, 2023 | 8 am to 1 pm Pacific Time

  • 8:00 am - 8:25 am PT
    Opening Remarks

    David Leighton, WITI President

    Dr. Kathleen Shiverdecker, WITI Chief Growth Officer
  • 8:30 am - 9:30 am PT
    Keynote Speaker

    Dr. Lisa Palmer
    AI Business Strategist | Advisor - Board, C-Suite, Product, Revenue | Doctorate - AI 2023 | Gartner & Microsoft Alum | drlisa.ai
  • 9:35 am - 10:15 am PT
    Pete Huang
    Co-Founder of The Neuron - AI News
  • 10:20 am -11:00 am PT
    Marla Sofer
    Fintech Builder Who Believes in the Power of Customer Centricity | Startup Advisor | Keynote Speaker | Alum of BlackRock, Microsoft, J.P. Morgan, Carta | Creator, @Knomee Financial Identity™ | knomee.com
  • 11:05 am - 11:45 am PT
    Dr. Leah Johansen
    Functional Medicine | Physician at Lifeforce | mylifeforce.com

    Joy Tan
    Founder | C-suite Leader | Board Director | Advisor | Global Connector
  • 11:50 am -12:30 pm PT
    Peter Swain
    AI Activist | Veteran Marketer & Strategist
  • 12:35 pm - 1:00 pm PT
    Closing remarks

    Amir Ahmad Nasr
    Author, Speaker & Host of Billion Dollar Ideology

* Schedule and speakers subject to change. All event are Pacific Time.
** Breakout room will be happening throughout the conference | Optional networking post conference

Summit speakers in technology, diversity, leadership and more: