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Data Center World 2023

Data Center World delivers expert strategy and insight on the technologies and concepts you need to know to plan, manage, and optimize your data center. Data Center World educational conference programming is focused on the rapidly advancing data center technologies. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in CST (Austin, Texas time zone).

Empowering Contributors to Apply Life Skills to Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Jemma Robertson  (Engineering Incident Management Team Lead, Bloomberg)

Cy Sinclair  (Infrastructure Support Team Leader, Bloomberg)

Location: Room 5ABC

Date: Wednesday, May 10

Time: 3:40 pm - 4:30 pm

Pass Type: Industry Conference, Standard, AFCOM Vendor Member, All Access- BUILD, All Access- Omdia, All Access- Workshop

Track: Emerging IT & Data Center Technologies

Session Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

This talk aims to empower leaders in guiding individual contributors to apply their personal experiences and to help them progress in their professional lives. It will help them to highlight their worth by identifying and showcasing transferable life skills, while empowering them to leverage skills they excel in to plan for future achievements.


  • Empower team leaders, managers, and hiring managers within the data center to guide potential candidates, as well as contributors reporting to them, to overcome imposter syndrome
  • Learn to guide contributors to uncover skills they are already confident in, alongside concrete examples that back these skills up
  • Help foster talent retention by ensuring contributors have the best chance of career success
  • Develop skills to guide contributors to recognize any areas or skill sets where they feel less confident, and learn to be on hand to help create a tangible plan of action to gain confidence in these skills and further their career