Breaking Bias

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Speaker Name/Affiliation
Stefanie Johnson / University of Colorado Boulder
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Event Details & Abstracts

In this talk, Johnson explains the biases that impede diversity initiatives and provides ways of overcoming those biases to effectively promote diversity in organizations. She specifically will talk about one example of a diversity intervention at the Hubble Space Telescope.  Johnson then covers strategies to interrupt unconscious biases though different cognitive mechanisms.