Join us for an engaging panel discussion focusing on the current landscape of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts in non-academic settings. This session brings together linguists and DEI practitioners to explore the evolving role of DEI in industries and organization. Panelists will share perspectives on the current state of DEI work/initiatives, challenges, and best practices. Participants will gain practical insights into fostering inclusive workplaces, addressing bias in language technologies, and leveraging linguistic diversity to enhance organizational outcomes. Whether you’re considering a career transition or seeking to enhance DEI practices in your current role, join us to explore how DEI is shaping opportunities and challenges for linguists beyond academia.

Victoria Hamilton (Meta)

Mackenzie Price (Dotdash Meredith)
Diana M. Jones (Merriam-Webster)
Suzanne Wertheim (Worthwhile Research & Consulting)