Katharine Panessidi

Program Director, Women in Leadership Events

Expertise

Advancing Women Leaders

About Katharine:

Katharine Panessidi is the Program Director for Women in Leadership Events. She oversees the design, development, execution and growth of a global portfolio of signature programs for high-performing women leaders, including the Women in Leadership InstituteTM. She is passionate about creating experiences that inspire and propel the most powerful partnerships, professionals, and ideas.

Background & Experience:

Katharine has spent her career fostering growth and innovation for people and brands through shared experiences. Prior to joining Linkage, Katharine led event strategy, thought leadership, and operations in various categories, including venture (Glasswing Ventures), consumer electronics (Bose), and nonprofit (MITX). As VP of Content and Programming at Comexposium US, Katharine managed the team that curated conference agendas for iMedia Summits, Modern Marketing Summits, ad:tech, and Techno Security Conferences.

Education & Training:

She holds a BS from the Honors Program at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and an MPA from Bernard M. Baruch College.

Katharine's Insights

Advancing Women in the Workplace | Takeaways from Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute 2021

Ways to Prepare for Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute™ (WIL) 2021 | Our Biggest-Ever Conference

Next week, we will welcome 2,600 women leaders to Linkage’s 22nd annual Women in Leadership Institute™ (WIL). This is the largest Institute in its history, and for the first time, we are bringing together women in person and virtually, making it the most accessible conference we have ever hosted—and that was very purposeful. We know that women in the workplace have been disproportionately professionally impacted by COVID-19, and the hurdles to advancement have never been higher.

Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute—Our Largest Ever—Is Just Days Away | Celebrating Our Trailblazing Presenting Partners & Sponsors

In just a few short days, we will kick off the Women in Leadership Institute™! This year, we are coming to you live from Orlando, Florida, and through our virtual platform, making this the most accessible Institute in its 22-year history. Our new hybrid format allows us to reach more women than ever before —in person or from the comfort of their own home or office.

Five Exceptional Women Leaders | Linkage Announces Women in Leadership Executive Impact Award Recipients for 2021

Announcing the 2021 Winners of Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute™ to be recognized November 2–5, 2021 for their commitment to the important work of advancing women leaders at a critical time.

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