October 28–31, 2019
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Inclusion Lounge

10:25am4:10pm Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Location: Expo Hall

The Inclusion Lounge at TensorFlow World is a space where people from traditionally underrepresented groups can share ideas and provide visibility for their projects and achievements within the often homogenous AI and ML space.

Visit the Inclusion Lounge for machine learning career coaching, ally skills advice, and to learn more about how to support partner organizations that are increasing diversity in the tech community.

Machine learning career coaches:
Anitha Vijayakumar
Priya Gupta
Manasi Joshi
Ayush Dubey
Nupur Garg
Yanhui Liang

Partner organizations:
Latinx in AI
Women in Machine Learning & Data Science

Ally Skills Coach
Bring your questions about how to be a better ally for coworkers from underrepresented groups, or how to hire them to begin with. Karen’s looking forward to talking with you.

Karen Catlin is a leadership coach, speaker, author, and passionate advocate for inclusion and diversity. She coaches women to be stronger leaders and men to be better allies for underrepresented groups. She speaks about inclusive workplaces, tech leadership, and women in tech. To help more people cultivate ally skills, she wrote Better Allies: Everyday Actions to Create Inclusive, Engaging Workplaces. And, to bring more diversity to speaker lineups at tech industry events, she teaches public speaking and coauthored Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking.

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  • PerceptiLabs
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