UNCONSCIOUS BIAS IN THE INSURANCE PROFESSION

WOMEN IN INSURANCE CONFERENCE - May 15TH, 2018 - METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE

UNCONSCIOUS BIAS IN THE INSURANCE PROFESSION

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Institutional unconscious bias towards women is prevalent in the insurance profession. How should we react when confronted with individual instances of unconscious bias?

  • Understand unconscious bias and its impact in the workplace
  • Explore how to turn bias on its head using strategies and tactics
  • Become more aware of your behaviors that affect bias and stereotypes
  • How can you prevent conflict and manage biases using effective communication techniques?

Fotini Iconomopoulos — Negotiation Consultant, Forward Focusing