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Workshops

Unlock Your Potential:
NIMBLE Mindset's Exclusive Workshops 

Silicon Valley's NIMBLE Mindset offers transformative workshops dedicated to innovation, entrepreneurship, female empowerment and leadership skills, including understanding AI tools.

Female Empowerment and Leadership Workshop - Nimble Mindset

Female Empowerment: 
 The NIMBLE Innovation + Leadership Workshop

Are you ready to dive into the world of innovation and emerge as a visionary leader equipped with cutting-edge entrepreneurial and AI skills? At NIMBLE Mindset, we're committed to empowering women to reshape their communities and workplaces.

Gain Immersive Experience

Discover the origins of entrepreneurial ideas
Learn market validation techniques
Practice globally acclaimed innovation processes

Master the lean business model canvas for strategic planning
Craft pitches that captivate investors and customers
Build foundational AI knowledge

Female Empowerment Workshop - Nimble Mindset
Female Empowerment Leadership Workshop - Nimble Mindset

Elevate Leadership Skills 

Identify and leverage personal strengths
Deploy inclusive leadership techniques
Develop your personal brand
Create your personal pitch
Learn effective networking strategies

Expert Leadership

The workshops are led by NIMBLE Mindset's founder and CEO, Mariette Johnson Wharton. With an MBA from Columbia University, Mariette is an exited tech founder and has over two decades of expertise in tech innovation. She has been an influential figure, investing in and advising more than 100 startups, and has shared her insights as guest author, speaker and guest faculty at the UN, US Embassy, Forbes, DLD Munich, World Economic Forum, University of Chicago, Northeastern University’s graduate school (The Roux Institute), University of North Carolina Business School, Middlebury College and Columbia University Graduate School of Business.

Female Empowerment Leadership Workshop - Nimble Mindset

Upcoming Events

  • Innovative Women in Business
    Innovative Women in Business
    Thu, Oct 10
    Mountain View
    Oct 10, 2024, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Oct 10, 2024, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Networking | Celebration | Inspiration dressy/formal attire*
  • 2024 NIMBLE Mindset Female Empowerment - Cairo, Egypt
    2024 NIMBLE Mindset Female Empowerment - Cairo, Egypt
    Fri, Jun 28
    Zoom Conference
    Jun 28, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM GMT+3
    Zoom Conference
    Jun 28, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM GMT+3
    Zoom Conference
    As AI is becoming increasingly infused into applications and ways of work, it's imperative to learn how to use these tools, but also to center ourselves on what makes us human: collaboration, creativity and inclusivity and to foster a nimble mindset: adaptability, inclusivity, problem-solving skills
  • NIMBLE Mindset - May 20th Cocktail Party
    NIMBLE Mindset - May 20th Cocktail Party
    Mon, May 20
    Fenwick & West
    May 20, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    May 20, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    An insiders' networking event - enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails and networking with Silicon Valley founders, VCs, investors, and social enterprise leaders. Get the first glimpse of our 3 min film and our AI chatbot prototype and meet our team! Tickets are tax-deductible.
  • 🧘‍♂️ Yoga with NIMBLE Mentee Rita from Kakuma Refugee Camp on Zoom, April 20th
    🧘‍♂️ Yoga with NIMBLE Mentee Rita from Kakuma Refugee Camp on Zoom, April 20th
    Sat, Apr 20
    Zoom Group Yoga Session (room to be sent)
    Apr 20, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM PDT
    Zoom Group Yoga Session (room to be sent)
    Apr 20, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM PDT
    Zoom Group Yoga Session (room to be sent)
    Join Rita Brown, a peace-and-love-exuding yogi from Uganda, for her yoga class from the UN Refugee Camp in Kakuma, Kenya. Pay-what-you-want directly through Sendwave (+254 796 577 497) or via @Mariette-Wharton on Venmo. 📅 Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2024 🕒 Time: 8-9 am PDT More details below.
  • NIMBLE Mindset Female Venture Studio - Kakuma Vocational Center Workshop
    NIMBLE Mindset Female Venture Studio - Kakuma Vocational Center Workshop
    Fri, Apr 12
    Zoom (room provided upon registration)
    Apr 12, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT+3
    Zoom (room provided upon registration)
    Apr 12, 2024, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT+3
    Zoom (room provided upon registration)
    This session is for participants in the NIMBLE Mindset Female Venture Studio located at the Kakuma Vocational Center in the Kakuma, Kenya UN Refugee Camp.
  • NIMBLE | Female Entrepreneur Pitch Session
    NIMBLE | Female Entrepreneur Pitch Session
    Fri, Apr 05
    Online Pitch Competition
    Apr 05, 2024, 9:30 AM
    Online Pitch Competition
    Apr 05, 2024, 9:30 AM
    Online Pitch Competition
    Six female entrepreneurs will be selected to participate in a workshop with investors and then have the opportunity to pitch to VCs and other investors for feedback and potential investment. If you are invited to participate, please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/Ve9G6uR4yutMgHLx9
  • World Economic Forum:  Emerging Demographic & Economic Trends in Africa
    World Economic Forum:  Emerging Demographic & Economic Trends in Africa
    Thu, Jan 25
    Davos
    Jan 25, 2024, 3:00 PM GMT+1 – Jan 26, 2024, 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Davos, Davos, Switzerland
    Jan 25, 2024, 3:00 PM GMT+1 – Jan 26, 2024, 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Davos, Davos, Switzerland
  • Female Venture Studio - 15 week incubator
    Female Venture Studio - 15 week incubator
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jan 03
    Online Venture Studio
    Jan 03, 2024, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Online Venture Studio
    Jan 03, 2024, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Online Venture Studio
  • UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - Female Venture Studio (35 entrepreneurs)
    UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - Female Venture Studio (35 entrepreneurs)
    Mon, Nov 13
    Kakuma
    Nov 13, 2023, 9:00 AM – Nov 14, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Kakuma, PV54+J4P, A1, Kakuma, Kenya
    Nov 13, 2023, 9:00 AM – Nov 14, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Kakuma, PV54+J4P, A1, Kakuma, Kenya
    NIMBLE Entrepreneurship & Empowerment Workshop, UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - INVITE ONLY 35 selected - NIMBLE Mindset Venture Studio, creating an innovation in small teams. November 13-14, 2023 from 9 am to 3 pm at Turkana Cafeteria Choose Buy Tickets to receive free e-tickets - INVITE ONLY
  • UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - Entrepreneurship & Empowerment
    UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - Entrepreneurship & Empowerment
    Sun, Nov 12
    Kakuma
    Nov 12, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Kakuma, Kakuma, Kenya
    Nov 12, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Kakuma, Kakuma, Kenya
    NIMBLE Entrepreneurship & Empowerment Workshop in the UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya - FREE 120 attendees will learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur, design thinking , leadership and innovation, November 12, 2023. Please choose Buy Tickets to RSVP. (It’s FREE!) via
  • Innovative Women in Business Gala
    Innovative Women in Business Gala
    Thu, Oct 05
    Mountain View
    Oct 05, 2023, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Oct 05, 2023, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Meet trailblazing innovative female leaders in startups and established companies across a variety of industries in the US. Help us honor women working to promote ethical AI use and inclusivity. Additionally, we will raise funds for the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya to support their mission.
  • August 17 - NIMBLE Co-Creation & Networking : Fix the Feed: AI, Agency + the Future of the Internet
    August 17 - NIMBLE Co-Creation & Networking : Fix the Feed: AI, Agency + the Future of the Internet
    Thu, Aug 17
    Fenwick & West
    Aug 17, 2023, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041
    Aug 17, 2023, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041
    Enter $0 for a free ticket (or another amount to donate) to purchase tickets. Tired of doom-scrolling? Feeling annoyed by your social feeds? Re-imagine the Internet without disinformation, doom-scrolling + dictatorial algorithms.
  • NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    Mon, Jul 24
    Mountain View
    Jul 24, 2023, 9:00 AM – Aug 04, 2023, 3:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Jul 24, 2023, 9:00 AM – Aug 04, 2023, 3:00 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    As AI is becoming increasingly infused into applications and ways of work, it's imperative to learn how to use these tools, but also to center ourselves on what makes us human: collaboration, creativity and inclusivity and to foster a nimble mindset: adaptability, inclusivity, problem-solving skills
  • AI Symposium: Workshop, Ethics Panel Discussion + Mixer (check-in 4 - 4:30 pm)
    AI Symposium: Workshop, Ethics Panel Discussion + Mixer (check-in 4 - 4:30 pm)
    Tue, May 23
    Fenwick & West
    May 23, 2023, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    May 23, 2023, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
  • AI How-To + NIMBLE Summer Program Q&A
    AI How-To + NIMBLE Summer Program Q&A
    Tue, May 09
    Silicon Valley Fenwick & West
    May 09, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Silicon Valley Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    May 09, 2023, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Silicon Valley Fenwick & West, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    This session is open to all and is free. Want to know how AI works, what applications you can use now to streamline your work and how to optimize your generative AI prompts? Come to this session! You can also find out about our other programs from NIMBLE founder Mariette Wharton and others.
  • Innovative Women in Business Gala
    Innovative Women in Business Gala
    Thu, Oct 10
    Mountain View
    Oct 10, 2019, 5:30 PM – 8:45 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    Oct 10, 2019, 5:30 PM – 8:45 PM
    Mountain View, 801 California St, Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
    NIMBLE recognized innovative female leaders, fostering networking and mentorship, all while celebrating their impactful contributions to traditionally male-dominated industries.
  • NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    Mon, Aug 05
    San Jose
    Aug 05, 2019, 7:00 PM – Aug 09, 2019, 7:00 PM
    San Jose, 201 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113, USA
    Aug 05, 2019, 7:00 PM – Aug 09, 2019, 7:00 PM
    San Jose, 201 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113, USA
    As AI is becoming increasingly infused into applications and ways of work, it's imperative to learn how to use these tools, but also to center ourselves on what makes us human: collaboration, creativity and inclusivity and to foster a nimble mindset: adaptability, inclusivity, problem-solving skills
  • NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    NIMBLE Startup Incubator
    Sun, Jul 14
    Silicon Valley, CA, USA
    Jul 14, 2019, 7:00 PM – Jul 19, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Silicon Valley, CA, USA
    Jul 14, 2019, 7:00 PM – Jul 19, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Silicon Valley, CA, USA
    As AI is becoming increasingly infused into applications and ways of work, it's imperative to learn how to use these tools, but also to center ourselves on what makes us human: collaboration, creativity and inclusivity and to foster a nimble mindset: adaptability, inclusivity, problem-solving skills

Past Global Programs

Female Venture Studio

& Leadership 

November, 2023

UN Refugee Camp, Kakuma, Kenya

 

Innovation,

Entrepreneurship

& Leadership

November, 2023

US Embassy, Nairobi, Kenya

UNHCR Female Venture Studio & Leadership - Nimble Mindset
Nairobi Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Leadership Nimble Mindset

Wisdom Accelerator for Youth 
January, 2023
Davos, Switzerland

Wisdom House Davos, Wisdom Accelerator for Youth Nimble Mindset

University of Chicago 
Paris, France
November, 2022


Marrakech, Morocco
December, 2019

Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
August, 2019

University of Chicago Nimble Mindset Program
Marrakech, Morocco Nimble Mindset Program
Bahir Dar, Ethiopia Nimble Mindset Program

Seize this unparalleled opportunity to transform your leadership trajectory 

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