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Tuesday, April 27 • 8:00am - 9:30am
Deep Dive on Empathy: How (and Why) to Bring More Compassion to Your Work — Supported by Facebook

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Discover why empathy is the key to unlocking greater awareness and fulfillment for your biggest dreams for yourself, your communities, and the world. 
In this session, creative facilitators Jyoti Patel & Emily Griffin from The Empathy Tour shine the spotlight on empathy, heart and compassion in business, and how you can cultivate it in your career and workplace.

You’ll hear stories from featured business leaders on the panel, and get energized with a guided exploration of how to answer the call for bold leadership, play with the power of creative action, and envision the potential of evolutionary business. 

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Emily Griffin

Experience Designer & Facilitator, Emily Griffin & Co
Emily Griffin is a digital media pioneer with 20+ years of expertise leading global teams in entertainment and technology. She creates vibrant experiences that enliven people and help businesses flourish.Her love of innovation was established as a radio/club DJ, fostering community... Read More →
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Jyoti Patel

Principal and Owner, Spille LLC
Jyoti Jani Patel, is Principal and Owner of Spille LLC. She strengthens leaders and teams through teaching empathy, playfulness, & systems thinking.Via her agency, Spille, she designs and delivers experiences that address the systemic barriers to progress she experienced during her... Read More →

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Maria Ross

Speaker, Author, Strategist, Empathy Advocate, Red Slice LLC
Maria Ross is a speaker, facilitator, author, and empathy advocate who believes cash flow, creativity, and compassion are not mutually exclusive. She’s spent decades helping forward-thinking leaders and teams connect and engage through empathy to accelerate growth and impact. Maria... Read More →
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Corey Edwards

Regional Director, Northwest, Western Governors University
Corey Edwards is a visionary leader in higher education and entrepreneur. Named the Northwest Regional Director for Western Governors University in June 2020, Edwards helps guide the strategic direction of the nonprofit, online university and further raise its profile among prospective... Read More →
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Fiona Fung

Engineering Director, Oculus, Facebook
Fiona is an Engineering Director supporting the XROS engineering team at Facebook, building the OS and Platform for FB’s AR and VR devices.  She was previously at Facebook Seattle where her passion was connecting people through buying and selling on Marketplace.  Prior to Facebook... Read More →

Tuesday April 27, 2021 8:00am - 9:30am PDT