Session

Confronting Our Biases

Smarter Business

Robin Hauser combines her talents as a storyteller, professional photographer and businesswoman to produce films that transform fields and open minds. In the film bias (Biasfilm.com), through exposing her own biases, the award-winning documentary filmmaker highlights the nature of implicit bias, the grip it holds on our social and professional lives, and what it will take to induce change. Hauser will expound on her wide-ranging interviews to demonstrate how inherent biases influence everything from software and artificial intelligence, to corporate decision making, to cultural perception during the global pandemic.

Speakers

Robin Hauser

Director & Producer, Finish Line Features LLC

Robin Hauser is the director and producer of award-winning documentaries made to illuminate causes she is passionate about - from the gender gap in tech, to unconscious bias, and financial literacy. Her combined talents as a storyteller, professional photographer and business woman produce films that transform fields and open minds. Her work has carried her around the world, from the TED stage to the White House, to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, and to conferences worldwide, talking to audiences about mitigating bias in AI; diversity, inclusion and gender equality. A disruptor, Robin is described as “engaging, insightful, and thought-provoking in addressing the most important socio-economic issues we face today.” Robin is a diplomat for the American Film Showcase and has been featured internationally in Forbes, Fortune, The Atlantic, Fast Company, USA Today, Wired, San Francisco Business Times, Bloomberg TV, CNN, NPR, CNBC, and others.