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The Redesigning and Redefining Work Summit (RRW) is an INVITATION ONLY summit at Stanford University to present new and innovative research and generate dialog among diverse perspectives to create a new platform for the design and definition of work for the twenty-first century.  The RRW Summit will bring together one hundred and fifty top academic researchers, corporate leaders, policy makers, and media representatives to set a research-based agenda for redesigning work.
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Friday, November 8 • 11:30am - 2:15am
Lunch and Panel 3: What's in it for the workers?

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What's in it for the workers?
Over the last half century, the composition of our workforce has undergone tremendous transformation, ushering in a growing mismatch between today’s workforce and today’s workplace. In what way might today’s workforce benefit from new ways of working? This panel examines the benefits of reimagining work for workers, and the potential of these efforts to create workplaces where all workers can thrive. 


Panelists
avatar for Ana Corrales

Ana Corrales

Vice President of Product Operations, Cisco
Ana Corrales is Vice President of Product Operations within Cisco’s Supply Chain Organization.  Ana has responsibility for end-to-end life cycle management for all Cisco branded products (HW and SW), including a heavy emphasis on new product introduction (NPI).  Product Operations is the primary interface to all Cisco business units. Her organization also leads software enablement across the supply chain. Prior to her current... Read More →
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Erin Cech

Assistant Professor, Rice University
Erin Cech joined the sociology department as an Assistant Professor in 2012. She was recently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University and earned her Ph.D. in Sociology in 2011 from the University of California, San Diego.  She earned undergraduate degrees in Electrical Engineering and Sociology from Montana State University. Cech’s research examines the cultural mechanisms of... Read More →
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Laura Carstensen

Professor of Psychology and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr., Professor in Public Policy, Stanford University
Laura L. Carstensen, PhD is Professor of Psychology and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr., Professor in Public Policy at Stanford University, where she is also the Founding Director of the Stanford Center on Longevity.  For more than twenty years her research has been supported by the National Institute on Aging; in 2005 she was honored with a MERIT award which extends this support another decade.  Dr. Carstensen is best known for... Read More →
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Pamela Stone

Professor of Sociology, Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York
Pamela Stone is Professor of Sociology at Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.  A recipient of numerous grants and fellowships in support of her research, including one at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, she is an expert on women in the workplace and has written widely on such topics as the gender wage gap, pay equity, and the work-family interface.  She has also consulted, provided... Read More →

Introductory Remarks
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Sally Thornton

Founder and Chief Curator, Forshay
Sally Thornton is the Founder and Chief Curator of Forshay, a new recruiting firm that provides resources on-demand.  Previously, Thornton co-founded and ran Flexperience, a company that the San Francisco Business Times named a  "Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies" in 2010. Thornton supports other female entrepreneurs through her leadership roles at Stanford University’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research, UC... Read More →

Friday November 8, 2013 11:30am - 2:15am
McCaw Hall, Stanford Alumni Center 326 Galvez Street, Stanford

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