BIAS: Exclusive Wisconsin Premiere and Director Discussion

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Name: BIAS: Exclusive Wisconsin Premiere and Director Discussion
Date: June 5, 2018
Time: 4:30 PM - 7:45 PM CDT
Event Description:

In 2015, Accelerate Madison brought filmmaker Robin Hauser to Madison for an exclusive sold-out Wisconsin screening and discussion of her new documentary, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap. The acclaimed film explored gender and racial workforce disparities in technology businesses and the reasons behind this digital divide.
On June 5, Hauser returns to Madison for the exclusive Wisconsin premiere at the Orpheum Theater of her new film, bias, which highlights the nature of implicit bias, the grip it holds on our social and professional lives and what it will take to induce change. In addition to the screening, this event will feature a networking reception with drinks and appetizers and an illuminating conversation with the director.

Event Schedule:
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.     Director’s networking reception 
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.     Movie premiere       
7:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.     Post screening conversation with director             

Presenting Sponsors:

Supporting Sponsors:
Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison
Madison Gas and Electric
National Guardian Life Insurance Company
UW Health, UnityPoint Health - Meriter & Quartz

Conversation Sponsor:
Food Fight Inc.

Stage Sponsor:
Smart Solutions

Accelerate Madison Honorarium Sponsors:
CUNA Mutual Group
Foley & Lardner LLP

Media Partner:
Event Sponsors:
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • BMO Harris Bank
Orpheum Theater
216 State St, Madison, WI
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.     
Contact Information:
Kristin Gasser
Member fee: $25
Non-member fee: $40
Ticket cost at the door: $50
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