Karen Nowicki is a director of engineering for kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity. Karen has an extensive experience in leading cross-functional groups on multi-million dollar global software projects, turning around underperforming projects, program management, and product launches. In her current role, Karen contributes to product strategy – helping define standards, best practices, and processes for the entire product development department. Karen is an avid proponent of life-long learning and one of the founders of social networking group at kCura, which is called kWOW (kCura Women of the Workplace). The key purpose of this groups is to provide an opportunity for professional development and personal connection for the women at kCura.