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In the Spotlight: how allies empower women in tech

In this webcast episode of "In the Spotlight,” committed allies from HSBC and EY discuss allyship in action in technology.

Join us virtually for “In the Spotlight,” an inspiring Global EY Women in Technology livestream event to learn from engaged leaders about leading practices for allyship in action.

This event features Richard Lord, Managing Director and CIO Wholesale — Asia Pacific, Global Head of Wholesale Credit & Lending Technology at HSBC Global Services Ltd., and Stig Thorgersen, EY Nordic Consulting Leader. They discuss how effective allyship can positively impact the career growth of women in tech, techniques to identify potential allies within your work environment for continual support and collaboration, as well as strategies on how to foster productive dialogues with colleagues about allyship and gender dynamics. 


  • Amanda Gethin, EY Global Consulting Talent Leader

Topics discussed include:

  • What role do allies play in creating inclusive and supportive cultures?
  • How can women in tech identify and engage potential allies in their workplaces?
  • How can allies help address unconscious bias and overcome barriers in the tech industry?
  • What are some key steps men can take to become effective allies in tech professions?
  • How can women encourage open discussions about allyship and gender equality with their colleagues?
  • What can organizations do to cultivate more allies and build a more balanced future in tech?

This is your chance to ask live questions that may shape the next step of your career. Whether you’re a woman starting your career in technology or looking to take it to the next level, or if you are an ally searching for advice how to support women colleagues, you’ll gain valuable insights from the session.

An official replay will be available on 14 February, 17:00-18:00 CEST/ 11:00-12:00 a.m. EST.

Register here for the replay


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