Why "Solving for the Gap" is Part of the Problem

THURSDAY, 1 nOVEMBER

11:15am-12:30PM

Location: TBD

Increasingly we hear people wanting to "level the playing field". What if solving for the gender gap in pay and attempting to create equity in innovation is part of the problem? This talk focuses on the deep mindset shift we need to take in order to move from leveling the playing field to creating an entirely new field.

Presented by: VIcki Saunders

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Vicki Saunders is an entrepreneur, award-winning mentor, advisor to the next generation of change makers and leading advocate forentrepreneurship as a way of creating positive transformation in the world. Vicki is Founder of SheEO and #radical generosity a global initiative to radically transform how we support finance and celebrate female entrepreneurs. Vicki has co-founded and run ventures in Europe, Toronto and Silicon Valley and taken a company public on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Vicki was recently named one of the 100 most influential leaders of 2015 from “EBW – Empowering A Billion Women”, In 2001, Vicki was selected as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum.