Minorities in Tech: Old & New Challenges Under Trump

Minorities in Tech: Old & New Challenges Under Trump
Recording: Minorities in Tech: Old & New Challenges Under Trump, Mar 14, 2018

Speakers

Richard Rabbat

Gfycat

Tenzin Seldon

Kinstep

Ernestine Fu, VC, Richard Rabbat, immigrant from Lebanon, and Tenzin Seldon, Kinstep founder, discuss diversity in the tech industry in light of the Trump administration.

Richard, Tenzin, and Ernestine will discuss what has and hasn’t changed regarding sexism, xenophobia, and racism in tech. Topics include the effects of Trump’s immigration policy on hiring and retention, recent sexual harassment scandals and what we can learn, and how employers can promote inclusive workplaces.

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Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner