Discover: Diversifying Tech Talent for a Broader Workforce & Fresh Innovation

Time: 4:20 pm
day: Day One


  • What can we do to diversify tech talent, when far fewer than half of technical graduates are women or people of color?
  • New initiatives to broaden the tech workforce with diverse viewpoints to inspire fresh, innovative ideas.
  • How Akamai Technologies created its own training program, Akamai Technical Academy, for diverse individuals who are interested in a technical career but who may not have a STEM background or formal, technical education.