Looking for inspiration for your next event? Learn from leaders in our i.c.stars network.

Energize the space with i.c.stars thought leader, Sandee Kastrul.

Sandee Kastrul, president and co-founder of i.c.stars, has educated and entertained a variety of audiences.

  • Essence Summit
  • ITA Tech Leaders Meeting
  • IHCC Business Conference
  • One Summer Chicago
  • UIC’s Technology Forum
  • Chicago CIO Summit
  • Chicago Coder Conference
  • International Women’s Day at Leo Burnett
  • Smart Chicago & ChiHackNight
  • Women Tech Founder’s Midwest Women in Tech Conference

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TJ Mikell
TJ Mikell is a Managing Director & Model Designer who leverages 'new media' & 'new school' startups for social impact and economic equity.
Matt Dickerson
Matt is an Information Technology Consultant with 7 years of experience in various roles including Mobile App Developer, Information Security Specialist, System Administrator and Project Manager. Matt is a lifelong learner and holds multiple professional certifications including ITIL Foundations 4 and Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master. He is passionate about bridging the gap between technology and social justice.
Amber Williams
Amber is a Chicago-based UX Designer and business owner, currently working for The Institute for Love and Time. She loves creating harmony between people and technology, and hopes to help heal worldly trauma through the creation of humane and equitable technology. Her recent work includes Time Machine, an evidence-based progressive web app designed to help people connect with themselves in positive, loving ways. A study of Time Machine was peer-reviewed by experts in psychology; the journal is published to Frontiers in Psychology.

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