WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will hold a public meeting entitled "Innovation Opportunity: Examining Strategies to Promote Diverse and Inclusive Workplaces in the Tech Industry" on Wednesday, May 18, from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) at EEOC headquarters, 131 M Street, N.E., Washington, D.C.
At the meeting, EEOC Commissioners will hear from a broad panel of experts who monitor trends in the tech industry and discuss innovative practices that promote equal employment opportunity in this fast-growing sector. EEOC staff will also present findings from their upcoming report analyzing demographics and trends in the tech industry using EEO-1 data and other research.
Confirmed panelists include:
Seating is limited, and EEOC encourages visitors to arrive 30 minutes before the meeting to be processed through security and escorted to the meeting room. Visitors should bring a government-issued photo identification card to facilitate entry into the building. The Commission agenda is subject to revision. Additional information about the meeting, when available, will be posted at http://www.eeoc.gov/eeoc/meetings/index.cfm.
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