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Allyship - Session 3: Authentic vs. Performative Allyship

Date: Friday, July 23

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass, Career Development Pass

Topic: Special Event

Format: Special Event

Vault Recording: Not Recorded

Allyship is critical to the advancement of belonging and equity. We need everyone to be a part of the work to address bias, conscious and unconscious. However, there are some actions that do more to benefit the ally than the group they are seeking to ally with. During this session, we'll define allyship, unpack the difference between authentic and performative allyship, and common characteristics of authentic allies.