Pioneering Paths: Celebrating Women’s Voices in Innovation and Leadership

Mar 29, 2024 | Podcast, Uncategorized | 0 comments



As Women's History Month culminates, the 360 Pulse Podcast honors the trailblazing efforts of Kara Jones, Yael Swerdlow, and Dawn Zoldi—three visionary women at the helm of technology, gaming, and legal innovation. Their stories, spanning the creation of global tech communities to the harnessing of games for social impact and navigating the legalities of emerging technologies, underscore the transformative power of female leadership in shaping our digital future. Dive into their compelling narratives to explore how they're forging new paths and inspiring a generation to think bigger and act boldly in the tech landscape.

As Women’s History Month draws to a close, the 360 Pulse Podcast is proud to shine a spotlight on three extraordinary women who are breaking barriers and shaping the future of technology, gaming, and legal landscapes. Join us in celebrating the achievements and insights of Kara Jones from GENIUS NY, Yael Swerdlow of Maestro Games, and Dawn Zoldi of P3 Tech Consulting. These interviews delve into the critical importance of community and global perspectives in tech accelerators, the power of immersive technologies for social change, and the legal challenges in the evolving world of eVTOLs and autonomous systems. Each guest brings a unique blend of experience, innovation, and leadership to the table, offering listeners invaluable lessons in navigating the complexities of today’s tech ecosystem. Tune in to these episodes any where you get your podcasts to get inspired by the leadership, creativity, and resilience of women making history in the tech world today.

Building A Technology Ecosystem

Jennifer Sertl & GENIUS NY Director Kara Jones discuss the difference between a network and a community and how important it is to have both a regional and global mindset. GENIUS NY is the world’s largest accelerator for uncrewed systems. Five finalists are selected for the accelerator each year. Winners receive a large investment; one grand prize winner receives $1 million, followed by four $500,000 investments to the remaining teams. ​Winners also receive workshops and events, business training, a dedicated group of executive advisors, industry mentors, free office space and amenities, and recruiting, marketing, and fundraising support.

The Convergence of Technology and Social Good with Yael Swerdlow

Yael Swerdlow, CEO and Founder of Maestro Games is a steadfast champion of women’s empowerment. Swedlow shares insights from her diverse career—from the frontlines of photojournalism to pioneering roles in game development and advocacy for social change. This 360° Pulse episode explores how immersive technologies can not only enhance gaming experiences but also serve as powerful tools for education, emergency response, and promoting gender equality. Swedlow’s unique perspective sheds light on the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for innovators eager to make a meaningful impact.

UAS Horizons: Leadership & Law with Dawn Zoldi

With a distinguished career spanning over 28 years in the U.S. Air Force and as the visionary CEO & Founder of P3 Tech Consulting, Dawn M.K. Zoldi brings her deep insights and vast expertise to our platform. We discuss the forefront of legal and ethical challenges in the integration of eVTOLs and autonomous systems, the intricate balance of innovation with safety, and the future of urban air mobility. Zoldi shares her unique perspective on the global landscape of uncrewed systems, discussing potential environmental and societal impacts, and the role of leadership and character in shaping the future of technology.

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