Date & Time
Tuesday, September 19, 2023, 1:40 PM - 2:10 PM

Gretchen Carlson’s Fight Against Toxic Workplaces
Featuring Gretchen Carlson, Cofounder, Lift Our Voices
Moderated by Julia Herbst, Senior Editor, Fast Company


In 2016, former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson sued the network’s longtime chairman and CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment, resulting in a massive settlement and a then unprecedented public apology from Fox News. Fast-forward to today, and Carlson has become an advocate for creating safer workplaces for women and minorities through Lift Our Voices, her nonprofit that aims to ban NDAs and forced arbitration clauses in employment contracts. Hear from Carlson on what’s next in the fight against toxic workplaces.

Session Type
Leadership and Inclusion, Social Good
Convene – Main Stage Presented by Capital One
Gretchen Carlson