Expert Exchange | Diversity, Equity and Race: Broadening Perspectives in the Workplace

Session III: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Ballroom F/G

As the conversation around race and diversity in our society today continues to evolve, so does the need to understand how this impacts our roles in the workplace. The focus of this panel is to discuss the challenges, address difficult issues, and how to make room for constructive dialogue when bridging cultural and ethnic perspectives. Join this panel of experts for an honest discussion about diversity in the workplace, and how we can improve and learn from the equity-related issues we encounter daily.

Speakers:  

Maurie McInnis, EVP and provost, The University of Texas at Austin
Soncia Reagins-Lilly, VP, student affairs and dean of students, The University of Texas at Austin
Shetal Vohra-Gupta, associate director, Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis and adjunct assistant professor, School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin