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Diversity in Business is a Win Win

From: 09 Mar 2020 - 12:15 To: 09 Mar 2020 - 14:00

Diversity in Business is a Win Win

The BIS Athena Swan Committee would like to invite staff and students to a lunchtime discussion on 'Diversity in Business is a Win Win'.

This event is to celebrate International Women’s Day and to promote equality, diversity and inclusion in BIS.

Date Monday, 9 March
Time 12.15 to 2pm (Lunch will be provided)
Location Blackstone LaunchPad, Creative Zone, Boole Library, UCC
Registration Please register on Eventbrite

The session will kick off with some lunch and time for networking followed by introductions and briefs talks by the panel. There will then an open discussion around the questions listed below. 

The Panel

  • Joe Feller, Head of BIS
  • Alan Carroll, Bank Manager UCC & CIT, Bank of Ireland
  • Andrea Graham, Senior Software Engineer, Workvivo
  • Emmanuel Adeleke, Data & Analytics Director, EY
  • Gillian Keating, Partner, Ronan Daly Jermyn

Questions for discussion

  1. What are the advantages of diversity in business?
  2. Why is achieving diversity in business still a challenge?
  3. What does work life balance look like in 2020?
  4. What is Universities’ Role in in promoting diversity in business?
  5. What role can students play to promote diversity in business?