What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Mon Feb 22 PST - Fri Feb 26 PST (8 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon Feb 22 11:00am - Fri Feb 26 6:00pm
Location Virtual
Region Americas

This past year has forced all of us to change and adapt. Our work environments have changed in ways we couldn’t have predicted. But in every crisis there is opportunity — opportunity to change, opportunity to grow and opportunity to thrive.

Gain the tools to thrive in this new world of business at Empower 2021. This virtual event will provide you with engaging content, networking, discussion and experiences.

Whether you’re connecting to Empower from your home or your office, you’ll find:

• Inspirational and insightful keynotes from industry thought leaders and Laserfiche executives.
• Educational breakout sessions from Laserfiche customers, partners and experts on solutions, trends and product features.
• Hands-on product labs.
• Networking, fun and entertainment.
• A library of on-demand product training sessions, so you can keep learning as your skills grow.


2021 Speakers


Marc Randolph
Entrepreneur, investor and Netflix co-founder

Kate O’Neill
Futurist, author and podcast host

George Kurtz
CEO and co-founder, CrowdStrike

Harry D. Moseley
Global Chief Information Officer, Zoom

Dr. Nicol Turner-Lee
Director, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institution

Ted Ross
CIO, City of Los Angeles


Michelle Penelope King
Founder and CEO, Equality Forward Consulting

Stacey Gordon
DEI Strategist and CEO, Rework Work

Tom Taulli
Author and robotic process automation expert

Jackie Martin
Founder, A Matter of Motivation, LLC

Jan Spence
TEDx speaker, trainer and consultant

Kerri Garbis
President and Co-Founder, Ovation Communication

Duana Kindle
Managing Director of HR, Frisco ISD

Susan Nunn
HR Director, City of Lexington

Jason Andrews
Continuous Improvement Manager, Sperry Rail, Inc.

Yun-Hee Kim
Technology Editor, Wall Street Journal

Jeff Butler
TEDx speaker, author and entrepreneur

Christoph Mlinarchik
Author and government contracting expert

Paul Spell
Vice President of Enrollment, Jones County Junior College

Mark McGregor
Director, Process Intelligence, ABBYY

Siobhan Fagan
Managing Editor,

Amy Weiss
Editor-in-Chief, Workflow Magazine

Lynn Petruskewich
IT Project Lead, Parx Casino

Jay Chaudhry
CEO, Chairman & Founder Zscaler, Inc.


Charles Sims
Head of Technology, Los Angeles Clippers

Theresa Miller
EVP & Chief Information Officer, Lionsgate Entertainment

Phil Le-Brun
Director of Enterprise Strategy, Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Dan Abushanab
Chief Information Officer, Esri

Caitlin Gremminger
Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Amy Flourry
Principal, Director of Operations, Rehmann Wealth

Tosha Pham
Chief Information Officer and Associate Vice President of ITS, California State University, Los Angeles

Dean Gialamas
General Manager of Enterprise Performance & Accountability, Los Angeles County Internal Services Department

Todd Shanley
Chief Information Officer, Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Brandon Reilly
Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Bryan Kissinger, PhD
Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, Trace3

Charles Carmakal
SVP & CTO, FireEye Mandiant

Vib Arya
Chief Operating Officer, Shufro Rose, NY

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsor

• Epson