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Diversity in Tech Week 2019

25th - 29th March

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A Catalyst To Learn & Implement

A curated week-long schedule of events for leaders right across the startup ecosystem, from meetup organisers and startup founders to corporate executives. Part of Dogpatch Labs ongoing work to foster a tech ecosystem where people of all backgrounds feel welcome and included in the world of tech.

Allyship in Tech

An intimate, carefully curated evening event where 100 leaders and change agents will engage in dialogue based workshops focusing on the practicalities of becoming an effective “Ally” to accelerate a culture of inclusion in their workplace.

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Events Schedule

Designing Inclusive Events

Monday, March 25th | 18.00 – 21.00

 

We are bringing meetup and event organisers from the grassroots tech community together to share knowledge on how to design inclusive events. Attendees will come away with greater insight into inclusivity, and an Inclusive Events toolkit for their meetup community.

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The ABC’s of LGBT

Tuesday, March 26th | 12.30 – 14.00 

 

“Inclusion through education” specialist Shoutout will lead a workshop to enhance our understanding of LGBTQ+ experiences and understand how small things can make a big difference for LGBTQ+ members. This is great opportunity for those unfamiliar with theories on gender and sexuality or LGBT terminologies to ask questions in an open and respectful environment.

 

Open to Dogpatch Labs community members only.

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The Invisible Talent Pipeline in Tech: Hiring People with Autism

Wednesday, March 27th | 18.00 – 21.00  

 

A tailored workshop helping employers understand how to hire and retain people with autism delivered in collaboration with Specialisterne Ireland and My Access Hub (specialists in this space) and Harvey Nash (recruitment specialist). The workshops will be punctuated by short talks to share information on the benefits and practicalities of hiring adults with autism.

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Allyship in Tech - Unlocking the Power of Diversity

Thursday, March 28th | 18.00 – 21.00  

 

An intimate, carefully curated evening event where 100 leaders and change agents will engage in dialogue based workshops focusing on the practicalities of becoming an effective “Ally” to accelerate a culture of inclusion in their workplace.

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Community Lunch & Learn “#IAmRemarkable”

Friday, 29th Mar | 13:00-14:00

 

An interactive workshop (run by facilitators trained by Google) aimed at empowering women and underrepresented groups by encouraging them to celebrate their achievements in the workplace and beyond.

 

Open to Dogpatch Labs community members only.

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