Wednesday, 16 September, 2020 / 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM BST
(08:00 AM - 08:45 AM EDT)
Bias Blind Spots and Bad Security Systems – Why the security industry needs diversity
Emma Lindley, Co-Founder, Women in Identity
Louise Maynard-Atem, Research Lead, Women in Identity
Ana Salazar, UK Ambassador, Women in Identity
People can face barriers in terms of their race, gender, financial status, physical ability, or neurodiversity.
In this roundtable, we will explore how unaddressed and ingrained biases can form the basis of exclusionary technologies and how we can move toward to a future where all people are able to prove their identity in a way that empowers, rather than limits is dependent on the efforts and diverse understanding of those that shape the systems.