Skillshare Breakfast: Overcoming Biases – Living Diversity and Inclusion
How to deal with and overcome your biases in order to live in an equal world.
We all are biased, this is how our brain works. In order to live in an equal world we need to know our biases, deal with them and overcome them.
The Skillshare Breakfast aims to give you an overview of the status quo on cultural and gender diversity and biases.
Together we will discuss strategies on how to overcome your own biases in your personal and professional lives.
What’s in it for you?
Become aware of your own biases
Develop strategies to overcome your biases
Learn about biases in HR and how to overcome them
Enjoy an open discussion and have fun
What you need for this webinar:
Reflect about your own biases and what you are doing to overcome them
About our Skillshare Breakfast:
This Skillshare Breakfast could happen thanks to cooperation with the Global Shapers Commmunity:`We believe in a world where young people are central to solution building, policy-making and lasting change.
About the presenters:
Lena has 5+ years experience in the Austrian startup ecosystem working for a startup and an angel investors network. Her current position as head of accelerator for Female Founders allows her to leverage the different angels of her past experience to push diversity in the European startup ecosystem. The program she created attracted more than 500 applications from global startups and is on the quest to close the fundraising gender gap in VC. Lena loves to explore new (technological) developments and connect people to make a difference. She has an academic background in both business and economics.
Lisa-Maria is an Austrian based Social Entrepreneur. She is co-founder and managing partner of the internationally awarded Social Business MTOP | MORE THAN ONE PERSPECTIVE. MTOP works on cultural inclusion and diversity in education, in the field of labor market integration of migrants and refugees and inclusive leadership in corporates. MTOP has supported more than 300 refugees and migrants within the last 4 years, built a network of 70+ companies and recently started to work with 5+ schools in Vienna. She has an academic background in economics, psychology and public administration.
2020 is a special year for Impact Hub Vienna: It has been 10 years since Impact Hub Vienna opened its doors (celebrate with us at #10YearsIHV!) and we have 10 years left to achieve the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
Based on the OECD Learning Compass 2030, we’ve identified 10 skills needed for changemakers to make the Sustainable Development Goals 2030 a reality. Each of our Skillshare Breakfasts this year will focus on one of these skills to help you create a world that works for all. Curious? Learn more here: https://www.oecd.org/education/2030-project/