Forum 360: Empowering Innovation 11 January 2021 1130 - 1300

Diverse perspectives fuel innovation and creativity. Moreover, diversity in the workforce and in leadership is often cited as the reason for improved performance results within an organization. Creating an inclusive work environment requires a commitment and full engagement in all levels of an organization. A distinguished panel of senior female leaders will share their insights on the business case for diversity along with how they have championed diversity and inclusion as executives and colleagues. Specific attention will be paid to the connections between diversity, innovation, and the future of work and the business imperative of advancing diversity initiatives within organizations.
  • Lisa-Callahan Lisa Callahan
    Vice President and General Manager, Commercial Civil Space, Lockheed Martin
  • Christine-Fox Christine Fox
    Assistant Director, Policy and Analysis, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Jody-Singer Jody Singer
    Center Director, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
  • Janis-Terpenny Janis Terpenny
    Dean, Wayne T. Davis Dean’s Chair, Tickle College of Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Vanessa-Wyche-NASA Vanessa E. Wyche
    Director, NASA Johnson Space Center