Robin Hauser is an unconscious bias and D,E, & I keynote speaker, TED speaker and award-winning director of documentary films at Finish Line Features. Her films and speeches illuminate pressing societal issues such as equality, financial savviness, the gender gap in tech, implicit bias, and the likability dilemma. Robin is a diplomat for the American Film Showcase and has presented at The White House, NASA, SXSW, Google, Amazon and at US Embassies worldwide.
SUGGESTED KEYNOTE TOPICS:
The Competence Likability Dilemma
The Complexities of Unconscious Bias
Bias in Artificial Intelligence
Money, Women, Freedom
The Confidence Gap
Can we protect AI from our biases?
As humans we’re inherently biased. Sometimes it’s explicit and other times it’s unconscious, but as we move forward with technology how do we keep our biases out of the algorithms we create? Documentary filmmaker Robin Hauser argues that we need to have a conversation about how AI should be governed and ask who is responsible for overseeing the ethical standards of these supercomputers.
The likability dilemma for women leaders
When women lead, bias often follows. Documentarian Robin Hauser dives into the dilemma between competence and likeability faced by women in leadership roles, detangling the unconscious beliefs and gendered thinking that distort what it means to be a good leader.
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Clients –partial list
The White House
United States Department of State
United States Congress, Capitol Hill
United States Embassies: Bahrain, Cambodia, Czech Republic, Estonia, India, Germany, Peru, Thailand, UK
NASA Kennedy Space Center
Government of Canada, Ottowa
New York City Mayor’s Office
San Francisco Mayor’s Office
Adobe Women’s Summit
Atlanta Women’s Foundation
AT&T Business Summit
Dell Technologies World
Grace Hopper Celebration
Harvard Law School
Conference for Women: California, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Texas
Mobile World Congress
Women Leaders Conference