Structural Engineers Association of New York

SEAoNY February Seminar: Deconstructing Implicit Bias in the AEC Workplace

  • 27 Feb 2018
  • 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.
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SEAoNY February Seminar

Hosted by the Diversity Committee

Deconstructing Implicit Bias in the AEC Workplace

February 27, 2018

6:15PM - 8:00PM

 Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place

Please join us after the seminar for an after-event reflection 

at Amity Hall, 80 W 3rd St, New York, NY 10012

Presented By: Nancy Alexander

This interactive program will focus on how addressing implicit bias in the workplace can forward achievement of the Best Practices identified by the NCSEA SE3 Committee. These Best Practices were developed after analysis of results of the inaugural nationwide SE3 Survey in 2015; a benchmark survey will be released in early 2018.

For those in management and hiring positions, this event will provide skills for attracting and retaining a diverse and productive workforce in your office. For entry to mid-level staff, this event will equip you to respond effectively to bias in your workplace in the interest of equitable treatment and advancement of your career.


Speaker Biography

Expert catalyzer of shared vision and collective change, Certified Master Facilitator, Columbia-certified executive coach, scholar, and founder of Lumenance Consulting LLC, Nancy Alexander has been an active voice for equity in the building industry for two decades. She illuminates barriers to advancement and helps develop strategies for change at the level of the individual, firm, and profession.

Nancy has consulted on mission, vision, strategy, governance and leadership effectiveness with the AIA, BIMForum, the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, Storefront for Art and Architecture, The Architecture Lobby, Yale School of Architecture, and many other clients. She has presented at AIA Women’s Leadership Summits, the AIA National Convention, and Autodesk University. She is past vice-chair of the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation, and facilitated the first five of its annual Industry Leader Roundtables. Nancy holds undergraduate and MBA degrees from Yale and a master’s degree in Women’s Studies from Southern Connecticut State University.

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1 PDH Credits will be offered 

Registration opens at 5:45pm. Seminar begins promptly at 6:15pm

For SEAoNY members, registration is $25 in advance or $35 at the door.

For non-members, registration is $40 in advance or $50 at the door.
For student members, registration is $5.

The event will take place at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place.

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