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Changing the Face of Technology: A Conversation with Lisa Conn


 1 hour & 30 minutes

Online • Closed Captioned • 

Changing the Face of Technology: A Conversation with Lisa Conn

Join us for an evening in conversation with Lisa Conn, co-founder and COO of Gatheround (formerly Icebreaker), an online event platform that builds community and gives people a sense of togetherness. Building community has been a theme throughout her professional life, encompassing leadership roles at Facebook, the MIT Media Lab,, and President Obama’s campaign. We’ll explore together themes of:

  • Creating an equitable remote culture 
  • Bringing our values and ethical decision-making into tech decisions as creators and users 
  • Women in Technology 

This event will be held on the Gatheround platform. Please note: due to the particulars of Gatheround, the link is not included in the calendar invite. Detailed instructions for accessing the event will be included in the pre-event emails for all who register.

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Full Agenda


Group Share Opening Round: What’s one thing you have enjoyed about remote work if you’ve had the opportunity to do so?

Bite-sized Fireside chat (10 minutes): Equitable work culture

Small Group Round: Work Culture

Bite-sized Fireside chat: Values and Ethnical Decision-Making

Small Group Round: Values and Ethical Decision-Making

Bite-sized Fireside Chat: Women in Technology


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