#GAReads | Corporate events appear to be littered with panels dominated by men

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Corporate events appear to be littered with panels dominated by men”:

Criticism of all-male panels have become so ubiquitous that the events have their own nickname — #manels. But the derision doesn’t seem to be changing much, new evidence suggests. 

Roughly 68% of speakers at corporate events were men in 2018, according to a report released this month by Bizzabo, a company that makes event management software. That’s little changed from 2016 when 70% of speakers were men and 30% were women. To come up with the findings, Bizzabo used facial recognition technology to analyze more than 60,000 photos of event speakers in its database.

Read Jillian Berman’s full article at MarketWatch here…