Robert Okin, M.D., Chief of Service, San Francisco General Hospital’s Department of Psychiatry; Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, UCSF; Vice Chair, UCSF School of Medicine's Department of PsychiatryRead more »
Harvey Schwartz, Historian, International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Robert Cherny, History Professor Emeritus, San Francisco State University John Castanho, Member, ILWU Local 10 and Coast Benefits Specialist Carl Nolte, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle Melvin Mackay, President of ILWU Local 10 (Program Chair) Tim Paulson, Executive Director, San Francisco Labor Council - Moderator Read more »
Malya Villard-Appolon, Founder of KOFAVIV Michèle Duvivier Pierre-Louis, Ph.D., Former Prime Minister of Haiti Nicole Phillips, Esq., Attorney for the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti Megan Coffee, M.D., Ph.D., Founder of Ti Kay Haiti Anne-Christine d'Adesky, Journalist & Activist – Moderator
“Gason konn bouke, men pa fanm.”—in Kreyòl
“Women’s work never ends.” Read more »
Hilary K. Seligman, M.D., MAS, Associate Professor in Residence, Departments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF Diane Wara, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF Eva Cole, Student, Holy Names High School, Oakland; Alumna, Girls Who Code Sara Seims, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Population and Reproductive Health Program, Packard Foundation – Moderator Read more »
Joe Keefe, CEO, Pax World Funds, Pax Ellevate Management, LLC
Research suggests that when women are at the table or in leadership positions, companies perform better. Where gender diversity reaches a critical mass of three or more women on a board, governance improves and so does financial performance. Yet, despite the powerful business case for women, gender inequality stubbornly persists. Joe Keefe will be discussing the business-side of gender diversity in the workplace. Keefe has written and spoken widely on the subject of women’s empowerment.