Oct 28, 2021: The Information’s Creator Economy Summit

WTF: Women in Tech, Media and Finance

Excerpts From Day One of The Information’s WTF 2021 Conference

At The Information’s WTF conference today, speakers included Dawn Ostroff, chief content officer and advertising business officer of Spotify, MSNBC president Rashida Jones, Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini and progressive philanthropist Kathryn Murdoch.

We also heard from a panel of venture capitalists—Rachel Holt, co-founder of Construct Capital, and Scribble Ventures founder Elizabeth Weil—as well as a panel of engineers. Appearing on the engineering panel were Prachi Gupta, vice president of engineering at Discord; Maria Zhang, vice president of engineering at Instagram; Surabhi Gupta, vice president of engineering at Robinhood

This year we also held a series of Masterclasses to discuss bias, prejudice and bullying; how women can harness boards for personal advancement; how to get started in Bitcoin.

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