Diversity and Inclusion in the Sports Industry

Diversity and Inclusion in the Sports Industry

Speakers

Hanif Fazal

Center for Equity and Inclusion

Christa Stout

Portland Trail Blazers

A conversation between Hanif Fazal from the Center for Equity and Inclusion and Christa Stout from the Portland Trail Blazers exploring diversity, equity, and inclusion in the business of sports. They will discuss concepts including: redefining markets with changing demographics, how meaningful efforts to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in sports benefits everyone, and what it means to be ‘neutral’ in today’s climate.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Dual
Event Type: Session
Track: Sports
Level: Intermediate