Untapped resources: can intellectual diversity promote cultural diversity in technology?

@article{Fancsali2005UntappedRC,
  title={Untapped resources: can intellectual diversity promote cultural diversity in technology?},
  author={Stephen Fancsali and Laura McGinnis},
  journal={2005 Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference},
  year={2005},
  pages={51-52}
}
Recruiting and retaining a culturally diverse [1] workforce had been identified as a critical problem in technology, for academic, corporate and government organizations. The causes and effects of cultural homogeneity are being documented and becoming better understood, but successful solutions are still hard to find, implement, and measure. In his testimony before the Congressional Blue Ribbon Panel, "Building Engineering and Science Talent", Richard Tapia notes that "A non-supportive… CONTINUE READING

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