Next Meetup

Making Diversity & Inclusion Practical & Tactical
Details RSVP here (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/making-diversity-and-inclusion-practical-and-tactical-tickets-45225133592) on Eventbrite. How can companies hit their goals when it comes to diversity and inclusion? Join Talent Karma and SFTech4Good at Hired.com (https://hired.com/) for a candid discussion with those working in the epi-center of diversity and inclusion! Get actionable tips on how to increase and improve diversity and inclusion at your company or organization. Our Panel: Stephanie Lampkin (https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanienlampkin/), TEDx speaker and former downhill ski racer, has graced the cover of The Atlantic, MIT Tech Review and Forbes to name a few. She is the founder & CEO of Blendoor (http://blendoor.com/), artificial intelligence & people analytics that mitigate unconscious bias in hiring; in other words, technology that enhances the ability of humans to judge other humans based on merit, not molds. Lesley Toche (https://www.linkedin.com/in/lesleytoche/) is the Founder of Nextplay Events (https://nextplayevents.com/), a start up that's disrupting diversity recruiting through live entertainment. Nextplay curates cultural events to build community, create access to career opportunities and promote Black and Latino culture in tech. Tash Wilder, PhD (https://www.linkedin.com/in/tashwilder/) is a senior consultant at Paradigm (https://www.paradigmiq.com/). They partner with innovative companies to develop and execute effective diversity strategies. Clarence Wooten, Jr. (https://www.linkedin.com/in/cwooten/), a serial internet entrepreneur, has been creating and building Internet startups since 1998 and is the Founder and CEO of STEAM Role (http://steamrole.org/). STEAM Role is a Tinder-like app for finding your dream career by following the roadmaps of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) role models. Find him on Twitter at @clarencewooten (https://twitter.com/clarencewooten). Our Fearless Moderator: Lakeisha Poole (https://www.linkedin.com/in/lakeishakpoole/) is an entrepreneur, workplace futurist, and community builder. Her company Talent Karma (https://www.talentkarma.net/) focuses on helping companies create inclusive work environments that naturally attract and retain talent while reducing long-term risk. Find her on Twitter at @lakeisha_poole (https://twitter.com/lakeisha_poole). Tweet along and share using the #SFN2 and #DiversityandInclusion hashtags! Grab your spot now, spread the word, and see you there!

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Onyx Community Connection is a professionals group committed to amplifying black excellence. We organize various networking, business and community services events and programs. In addition, we publish a weekly curated newsletter of news, opportunities, and events.

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