How do we, as IT professionals, ensure we are providing an equal playing field for all to thrive?

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Autism has touched my life in many ways, and whilst early in my career it has negatively impacted my career, understanding “why” has enabled me to start to leverage it in my professional career, and more importantly understand “how I tick”. How do we, as IT professionals, ensure we are providing an equal playing field for people to compete for opportunities, and building environments for all to thrive?

About the speaker

A Programme Director who has led global programs for the last 20 years most recently delivering one of the largest Central Government moves to public Hyperscale cloud. Recently moving to work as a global Program Director for Microsoft. As well as leading on Digital Transformations, Allen has championed Diversity and Inclusion most recently taking on the role of Autism Champion within HMRC. Allen is passionate about making the world of IT accessible to all.

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Hybrid event: Autism - Harnessing my super power
Date and time
Thursday 28 April, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Oxford e-Research Centre
7 Keble Road
This event is sold out