Breaking down barriers to inclusion

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ThoughtWorks Barcelona

· Spain

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ThoughtWorks Barcelona is located in the 8th floor of MediaTIC building. The closest metro stations are Glories (L1) and Llacuna (L4)

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Diversity challenges faced in the tech industry have long been a topic of conversation, but how do we move beyond that to see positive results? ThoughtWorks is a global tech consultancy, committed to tackling inequality and working hard to drive positive social change. Find out more about our ambitions to achieve 40% women and non-binary people in tech roles globally, by hearing about our diversity and inclusion journey in ThoughtWorks UK. This talk will share practical tips and actionable outcomes that will help make tech a more inclusive place for everyone.

The talk will be facilitated by Amy Lynch, Head of Diversity & Inclusion, ThoughtWorks (UK)

Amy has been working with technology teams for over a decade and currently heads up diversity & inclusion (D&I) for ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy. A curious and adaptable leader, Amy advocates passionately for social justice and remains committed to amplifying those who often go unheard and underserved. She is part of BIMA’s D&I council, has been included on Northern Power Women's 2019 Future List and champions a more equitable future for all.

Twitter: @Amy_Lynch
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lyncha/

[AGENDA]
18:30 Welcome
19:00 "Breaking down barriers to inclusion" by Amy Lynch
20:00 Networking

This event will be facilitated in English.