The Diversity in Tech (DIV) Awards is a celebration of those that are championing the nationwide movement to increase diversity across the technology industry.
This special night illuminates the diversity gap in tech and more importantly, its solvability for leaders in tech, government, and education. Check out this recap of last year’s DIV Awards.
Wednesday May 1, 2019, 6:00PM
The Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery, NYC
Mouse is a national youth development nonprofit that empowers all youth and educators to engage with computer science and creative technology to solve real problems and make meaningful change in our world. We are committed to fostering greater diversity and humanity in STEM and empower youth -- and all those that educate them -- to access and amplify technology as a force for good.
Anil Dash is recognized as one of the most prominent voices advocating for a more humane, inclusive and ethical tech industry. A former advisor to the Obama White House’s Office of Digital Strategy, he now advises major startups and non-profits including Medium, DonorsChoose and Project Include.
"The New Definition of Diversity" Panel
How Companies are Creating Inclusive Environments
Diversity, inclusion, and corporate social responsibility are essential ideas for companies to master while recruiting and retaining employees. The 2019 Diversity in Tech Awards panel will highlight promising strategies that leading companies are taking to create more inclusive environments for their staff, including promoting employees from diverse backgrounds, providing resources to employees, and engaging with K-12 education initiatives to support a pipeline of diverse youth into the industry.Panel Moderator
Diversity In Tech Awards Judges
Parsons New School of Design
Vice President, Strategy & Operations
MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth
Associate Professor & Chair
Editor in Chief, Music
New York Public Radio
Head of Diversity and Inclusion
Lindsay Rae Hopper
Blaze D. Waleski
To learn more email DIV@mouse.org for media inquiries, sponsorships, and all other requests.