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Disrupt the Game Industry Culture for Good: Starting from Square One

Trinidad Hermida  (Head of Diversity & Inclusion, Niantic, Inc.)

Date: Thursday, August 6

Time: 8:00am - 8:30am

Pass Type: Conference Pass, Discovery Pass, Community Pass, Student Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Advocacy

Format: Community Content

Vault Recording: Video

In order to repair systemic inequities within the games industry we have to break them down and effectively rebuild our foundation. People are our most valuable asset and a company is only as good as the people who work for it. During this session, Trinidad Hermida will look at how to lead from your head to your heart to your hand to recast the trust within companies and design for diversity.

Takeaway

Learn the importance of being authentic and transparent to build trust, creating a workplace culture that encourages feedback and building a supportive and inclusive environment starting with recruiting to development and sustained commitment to employees.

Intended Audience

Hiring Managers, Team Leads, Executives