Sven Piekowski

Technology Solutions Professional & GLEAM ERG Chapter Lead Germany, Microsoft

THR1175 - Empowering every person on the planet: How Microsoft is driving success through diversity and inclusion

At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Join us for this lively lunchtime panel discussion to find out more about how we are authentically driving this mission through diversity and inclusion both internally and externally, as well what are successes (and shortcomings) have been on this journey so far.


BRK1136 - “Come as you are, do what you love”: How the Microsoft LGBTQ+ community drives inclusion

In today’s world of work, diversity and inclusion are important topics on almost every companies’ agenda; however the importance of driving inclusion through LGBTQ+ networks is not widely recognized. In this session, Microsoft’s GLEAM network talks more about the need for LGBTQ+ communities in the workplace, shares the work their network is doing and discusses how all colleagues can become allies of the LGBTQ+ community.