The ‘D&I Soundbite Series’ is a collection of 30 minute lightning talks on engaging and relevant D&I topics and themes linked to resources developed by the DCU Centre of Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion. Experts will touch on topics such as Unconscious Bias, Race Equality in the Workplace and Inclusive Hiring for Neurodiversity with short presentations and a live Q&A session. Please register your interest below.
The D&I Soundbite Series
The Hidden Disadvantage – the 10th Ground; A look at the need for socioeconomic diversity in the workplace
Dr. Kim Connick presented the first session of ‘The D&I Soundbite Series’ last month discussing ‘The Hidden Disadvantage – the 10th Ground; A look at the need for socioeconomic diversity in the workplace’. Kim discussed the roadblocks to Higher Education and into the workplace for different socioeconomic groups and the importance of fostering socioeconomic diversity in the workplace.
Checking Your Unconscious Bias
In the second session of the ‘D&I Soundbite Series’ by the DCU Centre of Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion Pedro Ontivero provides resources for you to assess your own unconscious bias. This lightning presentation and live Q&A session will be beneficial for recruiters to know how to remove unconscious bias while assessing job applications. Pedro will provide resources for employers and employees who wish to create a more inclusive workspace.