Michelle is often invited as a keynote speaker and an industry expert in diversity and technology at conference events. Besides Michelle’s speaking engagements, Michelle also teaches coaching workshops and offers individual coaching sessions.
OpEx 4.0 Operational Excellence, Dubai, UAE, Sep, 2018
Michelle was the keynote speaker, talking how digital can enable real-time decisions. She also participated in a fire-chat on the topic of achieving operational excellence.
Global WIL Economic Forum, Dubai, UAE, November, 2018
Since 2009, Global WIL Economic Forum has been providing a platform women leaders to gather and advance gender diversity. Endorsed and opened by the UAE Minister of Economy, the forum is bringing together more than 1,000 like-minded individuals from around the world, to shape the economy of tomorrow.
Michelle was one of tech industry panelists, speaking about Diversity Boosting STEM Innovation.
Ellevate Dubai 2018 Annual Forum – Future Proofed Conference, UAE, Apr 2018
Future of Work Conference, Dubai, UAE, Mar 2018
Michelle spoke at UAE Ministry of Finance’s Future of Work Conference. Here are some of highlights from her speech,
Machines and humans will work hand-in-hand together. As of today, 30-39% of work activities can be automated across any professions, and in MENA, up to 50% work activities can be automated in some countries. Till today, we haven’t seen productivity we’ve been hoping for from the 4th Industrial Revolution, combining digital, physical, and biological worlds. Only IF we position ourselves for Future Of Work, humans will likely be able to drive growth, people side of touch, and creative decisions.
FBLive: How to Bring Serenity and Organization to Home, Mar 2018
In this FBLive, you will learn more about the KonMari method of organization, that has transformed many people’e lives and their relationship with their homes. We are excited to have Karin Socci, a Certified KonMari Consultant and the founder of The Serene Home , talk about practical ways that you can apply to your home and simple organization tips that you can set in your goals, to bring serenity to your lives. Let’s make 2018 the year of ORGANIZATION. Miss the event? Watch the recording Here.
FBLive: How to Manage Emotional Journey throughout Career, Feb 2018
Statistics show that the average person will change jobs 10 – 12 times during his or her career. Overcoming the emotional rollercoaster while still maintaining the clarity you need is the key to reach your career goals.
In the month February, we are brining you tools that can help you navigate your own emotions and create right actions especially during periods of job transitions, job search, or returning from career breaks.
FBLive: How to Set Goals and Actions for Personal Finance Success, Jan 2018
Michelle will be co-hosting FBLive with Matt Nobles, the founder of Dubai Personal Finance, and brining you more toolkits, so that you can begin to design and shape the life you dream. In this FBLive, you will learn how to manage your personal finances, set your personal financial goals, and design right actions, such as budget management, savings for the future, and protect your assets, etc. Miss the event? Watch the recording Here .
TEDx alWaslwomen, Nov 2017
Michelle is one of 6 featured women speakers at 2017 TEDxWomen event in Dubai. More more details: https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/25002
Watch Michelle’s TEDTalk Here
Gitex Women Tech Talks, Oct 2017
Michelle will be one of keynote panelists at the 37th GiTex Technology Conference in Dubai. The keynote will address how women are changing the technology game and driving change in tech for decades. The role of women in the tech industry has been turned on its head over the last century. In the 40s and 50s women were the force behind many of the breakthroughs in computing however this has been forgotten in the fullness of time. With more and more women entering in the tech field, this presentation will look into how the women in the tech industry are driving innovation in the sector.
Yama Yoga Studio, Oct 2017
Re-Designing Self via professional coaching, yoga, and mediation. A 4-hour workshop that you can deepen your awareness and re-learn your body, emotions, and mental objects. And, through professional coaching, you will set clear goals, know your true passions, and make a change.
Michelle’s coaching style is results-driven and culturally aware. Her unique approach, combing meditation and yoga principles, helps clients explore silence in life, deepen awareness, and maximize their potential.