CECP Accelerate Community: Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent, and Tech

CECP Accelerate Communities provide the opportunity for cross-functional leaders from CECP companies to take a deeper dive on priority areas with their peers to advance their strategies individually and the field, more broadly. Communities draw upon curated CECP and partner expertise and engage in both in- person and virtual meetings, best-practice sharing, and framework creation.

Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent, and Tech
The Accelerate Community Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent, and Tech takes an intensive and collaborative look at how companies can more effectively drive excellence, equity, and long term systemic improvements in workforce development and STEM education.

Participating companies include: Intel Corporation, CenterPoint Energy, Best Buy, General Electric, Deutsche Bank, Northwestern Mutual, The Travelers Companies, BNY Mellon, Honeywell, Tata Consultancy Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Accelerate Community Resources

CECP Accelerate Community Overview: Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent, and Tech

Video and PPT presentation from 2017 CECP Summit presentation, “Systemic Investments for Equity, Talent, and Tech” by Dr. Kamau Bobb

Q1 Accelerate Community meeting presentation (September 28, 2017)

CECP Insights Blog: Systemic Investments in Equity, Talent & Tech – Towards an Equity Lens

Q2 Accelerate Community meeting presentation (December 8, 2017)

2017 Problem of the Color Line by Kamau Bobb

Program Videos

Best Buy Teen Tech Center

Travelers EDGE Program

Related Resources and Communities of Practice
Change the Equation http://www.changetheequation.org/
STEMworks http://stem-works.com/
STEM Funders Network http://stemecosystems.org/about-the-stem-funders-network/
Business Roundtable http://businessroundtable.org/issues/education-workforce
The Connectory https://theconnectory.org/


CECP partnership is by invitation only and limited to multibillion-dollar for-profit companies. While CECP does not offer formal partnership (renewed on a yearly basis) for small to mid-size companies, or non-corporate institutions (e.g., academic, nonprofit, government), our latest research, event summaries, and benchmarking reports are all available, free of charge, on our website.

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