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Global Competency Development Program

I spoke to a group of 20+ employees from Fujitsu about my career path and my thoughts on the high tech industry as part of their Global Competency Development Program.

Overview

With Yuki Ueda, Director of Language and Culture Programs at VIA Programs, moderating, I spoke to a group of 20+ employees from Fujitsu about my career path and my thoughts on the high tech industry as part of their Global Competency Development Program.

The Global Competency Development Program (GCDP) is dedicated to training future Fujitsu managers to become global and culturally progressive leaders. It is a one-week intensive cross-cultural management program for Fujitsu employees.

Fujitsu Ltd. is a Japanese multinational information technology equipment and services company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. In 2015, it was the world’s fourth-largest IT services provider measured by IT services revenue. Fortune named Fujitsu as one of the world’s most admired companies and a Global 500 company.

Agenda

  • 11:00 am to 11:30 – Tour of Slack’s HQ
  • 11:45 am to 12:25 pm – Q&A of my career path and tech industry

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.