Does Innovation Need Diversity?

Ballroom Salon III

Innovation is the bedrock of enterprise growth and sustainability. However, underneath every organization are hidden neuropsychological forces that get in the way of true innovation. In this talk, culture and inclusion leader Kia Afcari shares the latest research on how unconscious bias, creativity and diversity affect corporate innovation.

In this session, participants will learn:

  • A clearer definition of corporate innovation.
  • How unconscious bias and diversity affects innovation.
  • Five actions to foster an inclusive and innovative company culture.