Equity: (Must Be) More than a Buzzword

Talking about viewing challenges through an “equity lens” is trendy, but what does it mean in practice? Join this panel of experts who are reforming systems to advance opportunities for people of all socioeconomic backgrounds to discuss how to grow our communities and organizations from proponents of diversity and inclusion to champions for equity and justice. Discover how to push beyond the rhetoric to identify tangible investments and systemic changes that generate social and economic impact.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Michael Akin

Link Strategic Partners

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Cordell Carter

Aspen Institute

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Sekou Kaalund

JPMorgan Chase

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Colette Pierce Burnette

Huston-Tillotson University