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April Boyd-Noronha
Global Diversity & Inclusion Advisor XR Safety Initiative

XRSI’s Global Diversity & Inclusion Advisor, April Boyd-Noronha, serves as the Chief Engagement Strategist at The STEM Broker, LLC. and consults on equity and inclusion in the global STEM ecosystem. As a Professor, she teaches courses in Health Information Management (HIM), Cybersecurity, and Computer Information Systems (CIS). April is the parent of three future STEM technologists - a Cybersecurity Analyst, Behavior Analyst, and Drone Pilot. She’s uniquely positioned to engage educators, parents, and industry leaders with NextGen talent and provides the ultimate blueprint in her third book “The Top 5 Rules of Engagement for Parents Raising a Girl in STEM”. April actively serves her community as an advocate for girls and underrepresented youth via virtual reality hackathons, drone racing, and events promoting diversity and emerging technologies.

TALKS

09:40 AM - 10:20 AM
Main Livestream
Main Stage

Diversity and Inclusion and its Impact on Emerging Technologies

Maria Tamellini | GamerSafer

Ross Newman | XR Safety Initiative

Lawrence Wagner | Spark Mindset

Deidre Diamond | Secure Diversity

April Boyd-Noronha | XR Safety Initiative

Kavya Pearlman | XR Safety Initiative

09:40 AM - 10:20 AM
Main Livestream
Main Stage

6DoFemale: Who Run Da New World?

Luciana Carvalho Se | Se.Solutions

Muki Kulhan | MUKI-INTERNATIONAL

Alina Kadlubsky | Open AR Cloud

April Boyd-Noronha | XR Safety Initiative

Leen Segers | LucidWeb

Kavya Pearlman | XR Safety Initiative