Diversity is a focus across the tech world, a focus which often takes the form of organizations and directives tasked with increasing the voice and role of underrepresented communities in board rooms and the workplace. This panel focuses on the benefits of diversity in the industry and the ways in which communities built around specific categories of diversity can work together to promote a better workplace for all.
– Nancy Kramer, Chief Evangelist, IBM iX (moderator)
– Maria O’Hollearn, Director, Hispanic Foundation of the Silicon Valley
– Jess Thompson, Director of Sales and Service Ops, Australia Post
– Nnena Ukuku, Co-founder of Black Founders Startup Ventures, & Partner, Venture Gained Legal
In this episode of thinkPod at Cannes Lions 2018, Amanda Thurston (Marketing Services Leader, IBM iX) is joined by Jeremy King (CEO, Festival of Media and M&M Global) to talk about conscious inclusion, fostering creative and productive work cultures, and the value of intimacy in event marketing.
Diversity is the process of recognizing our differences and similarities and creating an environment that both fosters and capitalizes on them. In order to make real progress on diversifying corporate sustainability, we must be willing to step outside of our comfort zones and have honest conversations. In this panel, IBM iX speaks to Wolf & […]