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7 Habits of Diverse Communities

7 Habits of Diverse Communities

Keynote slides from JAX 2017, Mainz, Germany

Tracy Miranda

May 10, 2017

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  1. Introduction Tracy Miranda @tracymiranda • Founder & CEO Kichwa Coders

    • Board of Directors, Eclipse Foundation • Eclipse Architecture Council • Chair Science Working Group
  2. Research on Collective Intelligence Teams with women are more successful

    at: http://science.sciencemag.org/content/330/6004/686 Logical Analysis Problem Solving Planning Coordination
  3. Diversity & Inclusion Index • Thomson Reuters Launches D&I Index

    in 2016 • Top 100 most diverse & inclusive organisations globally • 24 metrics in 4 categories: https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/press-releases/2016/september/thomson-reuters-launches-di-index-reveals-top-100- most-diverse-inclusive-organizations-globally.html Diversity News Controversies Inclusion People Development
  4. Diversity & Inclusion Index “Diversity is becoming a performance issue,

    a growth engine” “The business case is clear; in order to attract and retain top talent, this must be a top priority.” https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/press-releases/2016/september/thomson-reuters-launches-di-index-reveals-top-100- most-diverse-inclusive-organizations-globally.html
  5. Diversity & Inclusion Index: Top 25 #9 Cisco Systems Inc

    #16 Samsung Electronics #22 Microsoft Corp https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/press-releases/2016/september/thomson-reuters-launches-di-index-reveals-top-100- most-diverse-inclusive-organizations-globally.html
  6. The 7 Habits of Highly Diverse Communities A framework for

    sustaining diverse tech communities. The more diverse our tech communities the more secure and resilient society will be.
  7. BoF: Diversity in IT What can YOU do? 10 May

    2017 20:15 – 21:15 Gutenberg-Saal 2
  8. 5. Give everyone a voice “Leaders who give diverse voices

    equal airtime are nearly twice as likely as others to unleash value- driving insights” • Speak Up • Shut Up • Advocate for others • Make Introductions • Retweet https://hbr.org/2013/12/how-diversity-can-drive-innovation
  9. 7 Habits of Highly Diverse Communities 1. Be Self-Aware 2.

    Promote Shared Values 3. Learn & Grow Together 4. Be Open & Inclusive 5. Give Everyone A Voice 6. Acknowledge Biases 7. Invest in Equality