Women of Silicon Valley Speaker Powerlist

December 1, 2021 | Women In Technology


We're bringing you a huge line-up of 100+ inspirational speakers in May 2022, who'll be delivering loads of insightful sessions over our two day event. Check out just 4 of these industry leaders below and the expertise they'll be bringing with them to Women of Silicon Valley.

Tanu Chawla, Women of Silicon Valley

Tanu Chawla, Head of AI at Herbalife

Tanu is a passionate AI Strategist and Evangelist, bringing in years of experience running complex Digital Transformation Initiatives. She likes to work at the intersection of Business and Technology.

 She holds an undergrad degree in Computer Science and an MBA in Strategy and Marketing from Indian School of Business. 


Rekha Venkatakrishna, Women of Silicon Valley

Rekha Venkatakrishnan, Director of Product at Taco Bell

Rekha is a product evangelist and technologist with a solid background in product management, strategy and engineering in leadership roles. She currently heads the eCommerce product team at Taco Bell and is a firm believer in building simple yet delightful products with seamless experiences that help win both customers and business. 

Rekha is a strong advocate of Women in Tech, Data and Product and runs mentor circles to advance women in different functions.


Suzanne Khatchatrian, Women of Silicon Valley

Suzanne Khatchatrian, Director of Data Engineering at Slack

Suzanna Khatchatrian is a Director of the Data Engineering team at Slack. Prior to joining Slack, Suzanna worked for IBM for almost 20 years and in her last role she was in charge of Watson Data Platform Security and DevOps teams. 

As one of the founding members of the Armenian International Women's Association (AIWA) San Francisco affiliate, Suzanna currently serves on the AIWA SF board, where she is leading scholarship committee and internship programs.


Jutta Williams, Women of Silicon Valley

Jutta Williams, Product Lead, ML Ethics Transparency & Accountability at Twitter

Before joining Twitter, Jutta was a Sr. Tech Lead at Facebook's Central Privacy Office and led regulatory, privacy and security efforts for Google Health, an AI research arm focused on teaching machines to diagnose illnesses. 

She has also been a Security Engineer and Product Manager for DoD, working on crypto systems, she served as the Chief Privacy, Security and Compliance Officer for two large integrated healthcare companies. She is also the former Head of the US delegation to ISO for AI Standards.