Team Decision Making

Start Time


1 Hour

Yoji Shimizu

FIRST Team 1816, "The Green Machine"

Yoji Shimizu, PhD, has been involved with FIRST since 2005. He currently volunteers as a mentor and Master of Ceremonies for FIRST regional events in the upper Midwest of the United States and at FIRST Championships. Dr. Shimizu works at the University of Minnesota, where he is a Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Associate Dean of the Graduate School, Director of the Graduate School Diversity Office, and Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

About the Presentation

How does your team make decisions? How do unconscious assumptions or biases that come from our culture impact the FRC student experience? This session will explore the team decision making process, and ways in which to minimize the negative impact of these biases.

© 2020 by 24 Hours of STEM. 

Thank you to our sponsors: Boeing, Google and Macquarie University.

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