Karen Blake, COO at Tech Talent Charter

Karen Blake, COO, Tech Talent Charter will be joining us to share the top five areas of focus if tech companies are to be truly inclusive.

Karen Blake is a leader in diversity, equity & inclusion and digital skills. Currently, she is the Chief Operating Officer at the Tech Talent Charter – an industry-led membership group comprising over 800 organizations that work collaboratively to drive DE&I in the tech ecosystem. Karen co-authors the TTC’s annual Diversity in Tech report, which provides insights into DE&I among over 200,000 tech workers. Karen has extensive experience in human capital consultancy, education, and skills development. She is an enthusiastic advocate of neuro-inclusion and actively supports various local and national neuro-inclusion charities. Karen also runs a mentoring group for Autistic young women and serves on multiple disability steering committees.