Mon, June 06 – 2016
MARGRET SCHMIDT is TiVo’s Chief Design Officer, and Vice President of Product Development. She leads the engineering and user experience teams for domestic and international TiVo products, including DVRs and set-top boxes, and iOS, Android, and Web apps. Margret has been with TiVo since 2001, and holds 12 patents.
Margret is an alumna of UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering and Stanford’s Graduate School of Business. She has a 2006 Primetime Emmy® Award for Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Television, and has been named one of the Most Powerful Women in Cable (Top Women in Technology list) for six years running (2010-2015) by CableFAX Magazine. She is a 2013 YWCA Silicon Valley Tribute to Women honoree, and one of Silicon Valley Business Journal’s Women of Influence 2013. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Northern California chapter of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT), and the Advisory Council for the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth. Margret is an invited speaker on design and innovation, the future of TV, and women in technology and leadership, at events that include SXSW, CES, The TV of Tomorrow Show, Lead On CA, WITI, NCTC, and CableLabs. You can follow her at @tivodesign.
Mon June 06, 2016 - 11:00AM