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Equality of Opportunity Conference - Implementing a Sustainable Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Strategy in Your Business

Equality of Opportunity Conference - Implementing a Sustainable Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Strategy in Your Business

Virtual Event
Thursday, July 15, 2021 | 7:30 am to Noon
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7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Opening Session

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome Address and Keynote Presentation

The Allusion of Inclusion

Panel discussion facilitated by Jewell Lester, VP Operations and Finance, COO - PA Chamber of Business and Industry

-Ben Allatt, HR Consultant, Alternative HR - PA Commission for LGBTQ Affairs

-George Fernandez, CEO - The Latino Connection, PA Commission for Latino Affairs

-Moriah Hathaway, Executive Director - PA Commission for Women

-Jalila Parker, Executive Director - PA Commission on African American Affairs

-Stephanie Sun, Executive Director - PA Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs

9:00 a.m - 9:25 a.m. Sponsor Showcase and Break
9:25 a.m. - 10:05 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

The Case for Implementing a DEI Program, Going from Survive to Thrive

-Tina Nixon, Vice President Mission Effectiveness, Diversity & Inclusion – UPMC Pinnacle

Recruiting and Developing Talent

-Bony Dawood, Owner - Dawood Engineering

10:05 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.

Sponsor Showcase and Break

10:35 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Creating a Sustainable Inclusive Culture in Your Organization

-Lynette Chappell-Williams, JD, Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer - Penn State Health

DEI Minefields for Boards and Senior Leadership Teams

-Jonathan Segal, Partner and Managing Principal - Duane Morris Institute

11:15 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

Closing Keynote and Wrap-Up

Organizational Assessment Process and Using Hard Data to Drive your DEI Strategy

-Chris Fusco, CCP, GRP, SPHR, Senior Vice President, Compensation - Salary.com

-Lenna Turner, Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion - Salary.com

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