Senior Program Strategy Lead
IBM Watson and Cloud platform
Juanita Dion is the program strategy lead for IBM San Francisco City Developers’ Advocacy team. She has wide diverse background with Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and Music Education and Master degree in Electrical Engineering which her thesis is in Signal Processing Wireless Detection with a joined project effort with US Department of Defense and Virginia Tech R&D; later moved and transferred her scholarship to Michigan State University in Signal processing of fracture detection for Nuclear Facility. She joined IBM Information Management System Z with Java onDemand products, later expanded her expertise in areas of DevOps, Product Development, Release and Complex Program Management for Global technical teams. Her passion and expertise are to bring technical teams focusing on the company’s big visions and break them down into executable deliverables aligning short and long terms customers’ success. She was 2012 YWCA Silicon Valley TWIN award recipient in Emerging Leaders category and was awarded as IBM Silicon Valley Volunteer of the Year in 2015.
This panel will focus on career skills that will help you level up your career in technology. This does not mean that you need to become a manager to do this. However, we will also discuss how to transition from an individual contributor into a manager. We will cover how to negotiate successfully for a […]