Ideas Made to Matter Diversity

Building an inclusive innovation economy

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In a new conversation series, leaders in entrepreneurship, education, and other fields propose ways that innovation economies can benefit everyone.

Jun 10, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Education

Five ways elite universities can be more inclusive

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The country’s top schools are admitting more diverse student populations. How can they be more welcoming?

Jun 2, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

This CIO picks her battles but always fights for women

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Jennifer DeSisto draws on the mentorship she’s received in her career to help other women get a seat at the table in the investment industry.

May 17, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Diversity

Social justice and racial equity in corporate America

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A new MIT Sloan Experts Series talk examines how corporate leaders can move beyond intentions to make diversity, equity, and inclusion a practice.

May 10, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Artificial Intelligence

The hidden work created by artificial intelligence programs

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Successful and ethical artificial intelligence programs take into account behind-the-scenes ‘repair work’ and ‘ghost workers.’

May 4, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Diversity

From professional sports, 3 diversity insights

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A workshop taught by two MIT Sloan experts explores race and gender in sports, drawing insights for diversity efforts in business management.

Apr 29, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Government

Three mayors on building more equitable cities

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Mayors of Boston, Chicago, and San Francisco discuss efforts to foster equity in housing, income, and city contracts.

Apr 26, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

How this Toyota VP embraces authentic female leadership

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Julia Wada stands up to microaggressions and knows that even a short note of encouragement can go a long way for a female colleague.

Apr 20, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Hiring

A new barrier to diverse hiring in tech

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How “repugnant market” concerns can cause even well-intentioned firms to fail in workforce diversification efforts.

Mar 31, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Education

Education and the tech industry’s race gap

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How leaders in industry and government can help make tech a realistic career path for everyone.

Mar 24, 2021
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