We are happy to start a LeanIn chapter in Malmo and with this join the global LeanIn community. It is open for anyone interested in topics related equality and diversity in Tech world. And the purpose of this chapter is to meet regularly and #LeanInTogether to build confidence, empower each other, coach and mentor to achieve more. It's an open network and everyone is welcome to join who wants to contribute by connecting professionally, as well as sharing open jobs, articles or tips on how to #leanin into the modern workplace. Join in and be part of shaping our society. We kick off our first meeting on 11th of Mayat FooCafe with a guest speaker...
For more info check out our webpage: https://leanincircles.org/circle/lean-in-malmo/activity
Diverse Development Teams - Strategies for Unlocking Innovation and Growth By Hiring and Retaining Top Talent
The Entertainment industry is finally waking up to the financial strength of content created by and for a diverse audience. With 43% of Millennials identifying as African American, Hispanic or Asian, if a brand doesn’t have a multicultural strategy, it doesn’t have a growth strategy. My talk will discuss the challenges, strategies, and opportunities of diversifying the Game Industry.
Lisette Titre-Montgomery is an Art Director with over seventeen years of industry experience and 13shipped titles. Specializing in creating studio cultures where artists and creatives thrive Ms. Titre-Montgomery’s passion is being a diversity advocate for the game industry. She speaks publicly abouthow game based curriculums are the key to engaging today's youth in S.T.E.A.M education and careers. Lisette has also been invited to The White House to work on initiatives to improve diversity in tech hiringand inclusion. She has also been named One of the Most Powerful Women in Tech by Business Insider.
17:30 -17:45 Meet & Greet
17:45 - 18:30 Diverse Development Teams - Strategies for Unlocking Innovation and Growth By Hiring and Retaining Top Talen
18:30 - 19:00 Pizza
19:00 - 19:30 What is Lean In?
19:30 - 20:00 Q&A and discussion