Learn about efforts made at a variety of levels to address the issue of diversity and inclusion in the tech industry. Issues surrounding diversity have troubled the technology industry for years. While tech giants have the ability to architect often thrillingly imaginative solutions, the data-or lack of data-on diversity reveals that these companies are less than innovative when it comes to creating a workforce where everyone has an equal shot at...
This film examines Oakland's evolution through the eyes of social entrepreneurs determined that youth of color not be left on the sidelines as Silicon Valley spreads into the home of the second largest black community in California. Kalimah Priforce, whose first activism was a hunger strike at age eight, and Kimberly Bryant, a successful engineer turned founder of Black Girls Code, are organizing large-scale hackathons preparing youth to redesign...