The Diana Initiative Career Village sponsored by Neuvik will be having a No Host Early Bird Social 7 Aug from 0800-0845 with free coffee at 0830 thanks to the sponsorship by Activision/Blizzard.

Come meet other attendees and chat with Sarah Young and Joey Snow from Microsoft who’ll be available during this session. The goal of our career village is to empower individuals within the community, particularly students and job seekers, by equipping them with the necessary tools, reviewing resumes, career focused knowledge, and support to achieve their career aspirations and enhance their employability. 

Sarah Young


Sarah is a Senior Cloud Security Advocate working at Microsoft. She has lived all over the place but currently calls Melbourne home. Sarah has been working in cyber security since before it was cool, holds numerous industry qualifications and has co-authored a few Microsoft Press technical books. In 2019, Sarah won the Security Champion award at the Australian Women in Security Awards. She is an active supporter of both local and international security and cloud native communities and a co-host of the Microsoft Azure Security Podcast.

Sarah spends most of her spare time speaking at security conferences in various parts of the world, eating hipster brunches and high teas and spending a disproportionate amount of her income on her dogs.

Joey Snow

Joey is a Principal Security Advocate lead at Microsoft. Joey’s passion is technology and the IT/Security community at large. Joey is ½ of the podcast duo Patch & Switch ( and is a frequent speaker at various Microsoft, Third Party, and industry-sponsored events. He has been with Microsoft for over 15 years.  


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