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Let understanding bias be the first step to overcome it

Stacey Gordon is Chief Diversity Strategist at Diversity Matters and a speaker at Virtually Live 2021 Carolanne Minashi is Global Head of Inclusion at HSBC and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021 Asif Sadiq MBE is Senior Vice President at WarnerMedia and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021 Lanre Sulola ACA is CEO & Founder of Inner Ambitions and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021

Speakers: Stacey Gordon, Rework Work; Carolanne Minashi, HSBC; Asif Sadiq, WarnerMedia; Lanre Sulola, Inner Ambitions;

Schedule: 17 Jun 2021 15:30 - 16:10 BST

Overview

There are various types of bias whether they are obvious, hidden or unconscious. Our expert panel will discuss the differences between unconscious, implicit and cognitive biases and help us to acknowledge our own self perception and challenge them accordingly.

This discussion will increase awareness, and the understanding of what impact bias has on how we make our everyday decisions.

The panel:

  • Chair: Marcia Dyce, Life Stages Community Manager, ICAEW
  • Stacey Gordon, Chief Diversity Strategist, Rework Work
  • Lanre Sulola, CEO & Founder, Inner Ambitions
  • Asif Sadiq, Senior Vice President, WarnerMedia
  • Carolanne Minashi, Global Head of Inclusion, HSBC

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Stacey Gordon is Chief Diversity Strategist at Diversity Matters and a speaker at Virtually Live 2021
Stacey Gordon Chief Diversity Strategist, Rework Work

Stacey is focused on improving workplace cultures and reducing bias in global talent acquisition and management. She offers diversity, inclusion and career-related online courses which have been viewed more than 1m times. A former member of Forbes Coaching Council, she has coached D&I practitioners at The Forum on Workplace Inclusion and co-hosted the Inclusionomics(R) podcast.

Carolanne Minashi is Global Head of Inclusion at HSBC and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021
Carolanne Minashi Global Head of Inclusion, HSBC

Carolanne joined HSBC in April 2021. She is a D&I expert with who comes with a reputation of making an impact and getting it done. Carolanne is a member of the Women's Leadership Board at the Harvard Kennedy School and is currently researching the impact of the menopause on female executive careers.

Lanre Sulola ACA is CEO & Founder of Inner Ambitions and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021
Lanre Sulola ACA CEO & Founder, Inner Ambitions

Lanre is passionate about empowering individuals to fulfil their aspirations. His coaching and facilitation expertise is founded on experience at global firms PwC and Accenture where he had an outstanding record of designing and delivering people development programmes. Lanre’s strong commercial and financial background has been a key asset in stimulating business and personal performance improvement.

Asif Sadiq MBE is Senior Vice President at WarnerMedia and a speaker at ICAEW Virtually Live 2021
Asif Sadiq MBE Senior Vice President, WarnerMedia

Asif is the SVP for Equity and Inclusion, International, he was previously the Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion at Adidas and has a long and rich career in the diversity and inclusion space with senior executive roles at The Telegraph Media Group, EY Financial Services and the City of London Police.

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