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SC Tech Webinar Series: Diversity in Tech

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How are our tech companies facing the reality of a lack of diversity in tech?

About this event

According to a 2021 study by Wiley, 68% of respondents [employees age 18-24] said they have felt uncomfortable in a tech role because of “their gender/ethnicity/socio-economic background or neurodevelopmental condition.” At the same time, US companies are spending more than ever before, $8 billion per year to be exact, on diversity and inclusion efforts.

So what gives? Join our panel of experts and a recent tech graduate, as they take on this challenging topic of diversity and inclusion in technology.

Panelists:

  • Nina Magnesson, CATALYST, Citizenship & Social Innovation, BoomTown; and Executive Director, Charleston Women in Tech
  • Amy Baldin, SC STEM Educator of the Year and National Project Lead the Way Teacher of the Year
  • Erik Warren, Software Engineer, My Well Ministry
  • Michael Moore, Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Blackbaud

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Date:
October 21
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1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sc-tech-webinar-series-diversity-in-tech-tickets-180076151617

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