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Learn from Smith Alumni Leading the Forefront of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Tech

Technology has the potential to level the playing field by creating opportunities for all. Recent events have prompted the world's leading tech companies to reconfirm their commitments to scale their diversity, equity and inclusion efforts.

Smith alumni are among those leading the forefront of these critical efforts in Silicon Valley. Learn from them firsthand as they share what they are doing to help their organizations attract more diverse talent, support their current employees from underrepresented backgrounds and build more equitable and inclusive workplaces for all.

Our distinguished panel includes:

  • Sherika Ekpo, FTMBA '09
    Global DEI Lead for AI and Research, Google
  • Jamin Gallman, FTMBA '15
    Head of D&I, SpaceX
  • Akiva Lewis, FTMBA '05
    Principal Diversity Business Partner, Workday
    Formerly Global DEI Lead in Channels Staffing, Google

Moderator:

  • Jeanette Jordan, PTMBA '09
    Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, The Kapor Center

Presented by the Office of Career Services.

Date
September 22, 2020 - 5:00pm
Online
Robert H. Smith School of Business
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University of Maryland
Robert H. Smith School of Business
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College Park MD 20742