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      100% Talent Wage Gap Summit in Seattle

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      April 29, 2019

      Monday  11:00 AM

      1300 1st Avenue
      Seattle, Washington 98101

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      100% Talent Wage Gap Summit

      Join 100% Talent for our second Wage Gap Summit event, addressing the gender wage gap and gender equity in the workplace.  Our keynote speaker is Jonathan Sposato, Co-founder of GeekWire, PicMonkey and and author of "Better Together: 8 Ways Working with Women Leads to Extraordinary Products and Profits". In 2015, Sposato was the first male investor who vowed to only fund startups with at least one female co-founder. Each attendee will receive a copy of Sposato's book to take home! Deena Pierott, with Black Women in STEM 2.0, iUrban Teen and City of Seattle will be interviewing Sposato live onstage following his address. In addition to the keynote, we will hold a day of learning and sharing while addressing the following topics through panels, conversation and Q&A: Tools and Metrics to Measure and Understand Gender Gap Data in Your OrganizationSpeakers include: Katie Bardaro, PayScale; Zev Eigen, Syndio  Caretaker Penalty?: How Breaks in Employment Adversely Affect Women and Sustain the Gender Wage GapPanelists include: Maria Colacurcio, Syndio; Nancy McSharry Jensen, The Swing Shift; Ambika Singh, Armoire; Trisha Tyler, MercerModerator: Kela Hall, K.D. Hall Foundation The Future of Work: Increasing Equity and Inclusion in the WorkplaceSpeakers include: a representative from Mercer; Gretchen Peri, Slalom; Diane Thurston, Point BModerator: Lauren Sato, The Riveter Introducers and Facilitators throughout the day include:Lucy Helm, Starbucks; Alix Hughes, Amazon; Molly Moon Neitzel, Molly Moon's Homemade Ice Cream; Christina Weber, T-Mobile; Karen Wilkins-Mickey, Alaska Airlines  Doors open at 11am; followed by a full program with keynote and breakouts which runs through 5pm. Immediately after the program, we'll have time to enjoy the beautiful backdrop of art over light appetizers and beverages, (this is included in the registration cost for all attendees, as well as lunch and gallery access) through close of reception at 7p.  Our key audience will be local Employers, Employees, HR and Benefits and Compensation Managers, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leaders, Business Professionals, and anyone who is interested in the topic of workplace equity.  Working together, we can create a more inclusive community! Interested in learning more? Please email tara@wfalliance.orgInterested in sponsoring this event? Please email Thank you to our founding signatories!Thanks to our full table and event sponsors! We look forward to learning with you at the event. Thank you to Raven + Rue for providing headshots during the After-Party!

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