This month LendIt Fintech in partnership with NYC Fintech Girls launched its inaugural year-long Mentor Program for tri-state space ladies. The purpose of this system is to help, encourage and advance aspiring ladies in fintech of their skilled growth.
Functions to affix the 2020 cohort are actually open. Apply at: www.lendit.com/usa/2020/women-in-fintech
- Maintain a senior place at an organization that’s a part of the fintech ecosystem
- Possess various work expertise and a dynamic skilled community
- Decide to assembly not less than thrice with mentee, in-person (most popular) and/or by way of video chat in the course of the 2020 calendar 12 months
- Reside within the NYC tri-state space
- Ladies and men mentors welcome
- Reveal a robust dedication to advancing the fintech trade
- Decide to assembly not less than thrice with mentor, in individual (most popular) and/or by way of video chat in the course of the 2020 calendar 12 months
- Be a girl situated within the NYC tri-state space
Along with the NYC-area Girls in Fintech Mentor Program, listed here are a couple of different methods we are able to work collectively to help the ladies in your fintech community:
- Encourage the main ladies in your enterprise to use to be a speaker at LendIt Fintech. The LendIt Fintech content material staff works laborious to make sure a big proportion of girls audio system, however we’d like your assist. Of the greater than 300 speaker purposes submitted for LendIt Fintech USA 2020, up to now solely 20% have come from ladies.
- Nominate the main ladies in your enterprise for the LendIt Fintech Trade Awards. In 2019, solely 5 ladies have been nominated for the class Govt of the Yr Award.
- Be part of us for the third annual Girls in Fintech Luncheon & Pace Networking on Might 13th at LendIt Fintech USA 2020, sponsored by Deloitte. Extra particulars to be launched quickly.
Right here at LendIt Fintech we’re dedicated to supporting range in fintech and creating alternatives for our international group all 12 months lengthy. Plans are within the works to convey the Girls in Fintech Mentor Program to different fintech facilities quickly. Contact LendIt when you’d like to assist convey the Girls in Fintech Mentor Program to your metropolis.
Pleasure Schwartz is President of LendIt Fintech and Head of LendIt’s World Girls in Fintech Applications. She has been a member of LendIt’s management staff since 2014 and relies in New York Metropolis.