SCL-9637 Why we need diversity | Devoxx US

Why we need diversity

Ignite Sessions

method_archi Methodology & Architecture

LL 20 A

Wednesday from 1:30 PM til 1:35 PM

Some answers on why we need diversity in the workplace. A quick 5 minute talk with some data to back-up my opinion.

Regina ten Bruggencate Regina ten Bruggencate

Regina is a senior Java developer and a Java Champion, with 15 plus years of Java experience mainly on enterprise applications. Regina is the current president of JDuchess, and as such has the responsibility for the site and community. Duchess is a global organization for women in Java technology, currently with 450 members in over 60 countries. Duchess provides a platform through which women who work with Java can connect with each other and get involved in the greater Java community. It aims to make women's role and the individual women's contributions visible in the Java community and to teach the benefits of diversity in any team environment - whether corporate or open-source.