Bridging the Gender Gap in Tech & IP Law


This seminar explores differences in workplace communication styles between genders. It also explores the studies regarding implicit bias in the context of communication differences. What are some of the fundamental differences between verbal and non-verbal communication styles between men and women? How are these perceived by others in terms of demonstrating competence, promoting themselves, asking for resources, and dealing with confrontation? What strategies are effective to change minds or move others to action? In this session, learn strategies to recognize and prevent implicit bias regarding gender.

Room 209
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00