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Guest Speaker

Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code

Reshma Saujani is the Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology. She is the author of three books: “Brave, Not Perfect”; “Women Who Don’t Wait in Line”; and The New York Times best-seller “Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World.” Her TED Talk teaches girls bravery, not perfection, and has had more than 4 million views. She will draw on her expertise to discuss closing the gender gap in technology.

Check back soon to learn about new speakers joining us at Edge World.

Past Speakers

Our past event speakers include industry movers and shakers, including the inventor of the World Wide Web.

Akamai events pool the knowledge of some the world’s greatest minds in technology. Past presenters have included Sir Tim Berners-Lee on mission-critical topics like the future of the web, securing the web of data, and the Internet of Things.

Other past speakers of note include Mehmet Akcin, Director at Yahoo!; Lee Gould, Director of Global Fraud Management at Sony Interactive Entertainment (PlayStation); and Andrew McAfee, Principal Research Scientist at MIT Sloan School of Management.

Sir Tim Berners Lee

Inventor of the World Wide Web

Mehmet Akcin



Lee Gould

Director of Global Fraud Management

Sony Interactive Entertainment (PlayStation)

Andrew McAfee

Principal Research Scientist

MIT Sloan School of Management

Eric Black


NBC Sports Digital & Playmaker Media

Kathleen Murphy

President, Personal Investing

Fidelity Investments