DiveRSE Keynote announced: Mary Ann Leung, PhD. on “Normalizing inclusion by embracing difference”
Posted by j.laird
on 16 March 2022 - 2:00pm
DiveRSE is a new talk series looking at diversity, equity and inclusion in the Research Software Engineering (RSE) community. Mary Ann Leung, Ph.D., Founder and President of the Sustainable Horizons Institute, will be the inaugural speaker in the DiveRSE series.
The keynote talk explores what it takes to achieve equity, diversity, inclusion (EDI) and justice, equity, diversity, inclusion (JEDI) and how reframing this within RSE could increase innovation and developer productivity. It will also consider how cultivating respect and embracing difference could help to normalise inclusion.
Following the talk, there will be a chance to join a facilitated discussion in breakout rooms providing an excellent opportunity to chat with Research Software Engineers and researchers from around the world.