Willie Jackson

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion ReadySet

Willie Jackson is a Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) speaker, consultant and facilitator. A technologist by trade, Willie now makes waves at the intersection of event production, behavior change, and leadership development. He’s the founder of an online magazine for black men called Abernathy, and an advisor to authors, startups, and executives across a range of industries. Prior to his current work, Willie served as Technical Lead of Seth Godin’s altMBA program, an intensive, 4-week online workshop for high-performing individuals who want to level up and lead. A graduate of Florida State University (Information Technology), Willie splits his time between Oakland, California and New York City.

Main Conference Day One

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

2:00 PM Building an Inclusive Culture

Gallup says that the past two years have been marked by an uptick in awareness of the many challenges organizations and society face in identifying and truly understanding the unique differences among people. After an overview of the diversity, equity and inclusion landscape, you will run a participatory Design Thinking exercise where you can jointly take stock of you current organizational cultures and envision a more inclusive future.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Willie.

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