All posts by Tech Inclusion

Tech Inclusion Comes to Detroit: Meet the Leaders Who Are Driving an Inclusive Future

After a successful launch to the 2017 Tech Inclusion Tour in Austin on March 15, Change Catalyst is now continuing the work of driving an inclusive future in Detroit on Thursday, May 11 at Grand Circus, a coding bootcamp in...

/ May 8, 2017

Announcing the Change Catalyst Startup Fellows Program

By Jared Karol Being a change catalyst requires an awareness of the need for change, and an intentionality in how to go about creating that change. At Change Catalyst, one of the ways we’re being intentional in creating change is...

/ April 27, 2017

Access Latina: Lucienne Gigante on Creating Opportunities for Women in STEM Industries

By Jared Karol “A little change in approach can impact a lot,” says Lucienne Gigante, Co-Founder of Access Latina, an accelerator program for Latina women in Puerto Rico and the United States that is pioneering entrepreneurial growth for women in...

/ April 26, 2017

Detroit Diversity & Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Hajj Flemings, Founder of Rebrand Detroit

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Hajj Flemings. Hajj is a Human Brand Designer and his work aims to humanize people, brands, and cities. He is the founder of Rebrand Cities; his latest project,...

/ April 25, 2017

Ruha Devanesan on Using Agile Methodology to Create More Inclusive Teams

By Jared Karol In her role as Head of Global Diversity & Inclusion at Symantec, Ruha Devanesan is constantly thinking of innovative ways to create a more inclusive workplace environment. One strategy she is exploring is to apply the Agile...

/ April 22, 2017

Comcast NBCUniversal: Antonio Williams on Importing Diversity & Inclusion Practices from Other…

By Jared Karol Before their merger a little over six years ago, both Comcast and NBCUniversal were primarily known as companies that focused on media — specifically cable and telecommunications. However, the combined organization — Comcast NBCUniversal — has increasingly become a tech company, and Antonio...

/ April 20, 2017

Startups Apply to the Tech Inclusion Seattle Startup Showcase

At Tech Inclusion, we celebrate inclusive innovation. So, when it comes to startups we seek out the most diverse and impactful entrepreneurs to showcase at our annual event. This year ten early stage startups will pitch to judges and investors...

/ April 19, 2017

Diversity & Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Maurice Wilkins, Relationship Manager at Outco

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Maurice Wilkins, Relationship Manager at Outco, a job search and interview prep accelerator for software engineers in the Bay Area with a focus on providing technical and non-technical...

/ April 19, 2017

Ruha Devanesa on Using Agile Methodology to Create More Inclusive Teams

By Jared Karol In her role as Head of Global Diversity & Inclusion at Symantec, Ruha Devanesa is constantly thinking of innovative ways to create a more inclusive workplace environment. One strategy she is exploring is to apply the Agile...

/ April 18, 2017

Tech Inclusion Is Coming to Detroit!

Driving more inclusive cities around the world We are excited to announce the date for Tech Inclusion Detroit! In our mission to listen, to communicate, to share, and to learn from all voices we are bringing our first forum to Detroit...

/ April 18, 2017