Hosting Ms. Annie Chang (アニー・チャン) Founder of AC Global Solutions & Women in Technology Japan

Tokyo
Mon, Sep 28, 8:00 PM (JST)

About this event

Annie Chang is an advocate for women’s participation in the science & technology fields in Japan & Asia.Originally from Taiwan, she has worked for over 20 years bringing women into the field and empowering women into leaders of innovation in Japan.In 2013, she founded Women in Technology Japan (WITJ) to further promote women in a time when women’s participation in the workforce is pivotal to Japan’s national economic agenda.

アニー・チャンは台湾に生まれ、台湾の有名大学を卒業し、高校教師として働いた後日本に移住。自力で日本語と英語を学び、様々な多国籍企業で働きながらIT営業とコンサルティングスキルを身につけた。チャンは1989年に最初の会社を設立。トップ500に入る多国籍企業を対象に、ソフトウェアトレーニングの提供とITエンジニアの紹介を実施。その後クライアントのニーズ、そして1990年代のITブームに応えるべく、香港と東京にITコンサルティング会社を設立し、テクノロジーのみならず金融およびヘルスケア業界に特化したサービスを提供。2008年に始まった金融危機を機に事業の見直しを行い、グローバル市場でのIT人材紹介にフォーカスしたAG Global Solutionsを設立した。チャンは雑誌に掲載されたり、セミナーの講師を務めたりした経験があり、また過去20年間に渡ってダイバーシティ(多様性)の推進とITに携わる女性の支援に積極的に関わってきた。

Speaker

  • Annie Chang

    Annie Chang

    Founder

    AC Global Solutions

    Annie came to Japan for adventure, survived in a male-dominated society and became an entrepreneur. She has established three companies focus on recruitment, career consulting and computer training. Annie is also an Advocator on women Empowerment with a technology focus. Established AC Solutions in 1989, Founded WITJ in 2013 with a goal of attracting more women to the technology industry.

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  • Akemi Tsunagawa

    Akemi Tsunagawa

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  • Michelle Messina

    Michelle Messina

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  • Yumiko Iwasaki

    Yumiko Iwasaki

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  • Junko Masachika

    Junko Masachika

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  • Yuko Sasakawa

    Yuko Sasakawa

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  • Emi Takemura Miller

    Emi Takemura Miller

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  • Y. Tanimoto

    Y. Tanimoto

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  • Moderators

    • Nayana Arya

      Nayana Arya

      Digigo Solutions

      Founder

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    • Shyam Pyarauk

      Shyam Pyarauk

      Startup Grind Tokyo

      Co-Founder

    • Satoko Serizawa

      Satoko Serizawa

      Startup Grind Tokyo

      Team Leader

    When

    Monday, Sep 28
    8:00 PM - 9:30 PM (JST)

    Brought to you by

    • Tamami Ushiki

      Tamami Ushiki

      Startupgrind Tokyo

      Founder