Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday March 19, 2015

Thoughts On Gender Equality In Tech, Interrupted

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is in hot water today for talking over Megan Smith, the chief technology officer of the United States, at SWSX.

Toward the end of the session, one woman in the audience asked the two to address how personality biases in men and women affect workplace dynamics. She noted that Schmidt repeatedly talked over his former colleague آ— prompting applause from a full exhibit hall.