The Path to Gender Equality

Open Summits,Women4Tech
Open to all

Date & Time

Wednesday, Oct 23

1:45pm - 2:30pm


408A (Concourse Level 2)


As both men and women are addressing the challenges that women face in their quest for achieving gender parity, we may be in danger of underestimating the impact of conventional societal norms for men, as well as for women. It may be easy to overlook the fact that men are subject to societal norms and the accompanying pressures and as long as men are held back on these fronts, then women won’t achieve parity either – there must be a balance. The balance may already be happening in many homes and some progressive companies are also addressing the balance. The question is, when will society catch up?