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Is artificial intelligence sexist, racist, and ageist? AI’s impact on menopause, FemTech and ageism w/ LA Glassford

By July 19, 2023February 25th, 2024No Comments

In this episode of Make Sense, I sit down with Lorianne “LA” Glassford, she is the Founder & Curator of Unlocking Her Retreats and The Glassford Group. She champions Women to rise in leadership and works tirelessly to combat ageism. We talk about femtech trends, where AI falls short, and the stigma around aging and menopause.

Show Notes

00:00 – What health issue do 47 MILLION new people confront every year?

04:25 – Should we be using the ocean to power our electronics?

07:00 – Immortality as a service… is this gonna happen?

8:10 – Mental health check-ins will become a regular thing

8:50 – Hybrid work sticking around

10:13 – Femtech turn to menopause

12:20 – Menopause and AI

17:45 – How LA got to where she is today

27:24 – Menopausal technology… what are we seeing?

37:00 – Should we be concerned about women in the workforce in a world of AI?


Make Sense is a weekly series dedicated to talking about startup stories from the past, hysterical or mind-numbing blunders, how to do better. We also discuss how tech impacts us and how we can raise the bar when it comes to the ethics, morals, and standards in the tech industry.

LA Glassford has had a corporate career spanning global fashion brands, start-up telecommunication companies, and global multi-billion dollar real estate development. As the founder and President of The Glassford Group Ltd. she now provides advisory consulting and coaching services specializing in women in leadership, championing women’s voices and ageism.


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