Diversity For Business Success
Join Cambridge Network, Hundred Houses and Mills & Reeve for expert talks followed by discussion and networking on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Both employers and employees looking to connect with others interested in creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace for themselves and their colleagues are welcome.
|Dates||16 Oct 2017 - This event is in the past.|
|Opening times||3pm - 6pm|
|Venue||Mills & Reeve, Botanic House, 100 Hills Road, CB2 1PH|
|Organiser name||Louise Rushworth|
This initial meeting will introduce two stories about increasing tolerance and appreciating diversity in very different organisations which we hope will spark debate and stimulate ideas for future events on these lines.
David Pearson, Director of Global Inclusion & Diversity, KPMG
David will be sharing his perspective on diversity within a large international organisation, and advocating for LGBT rights at a national level. David is a Trustee of LGBT mental health and wellbeing charity ELOP, an alumnus of the Stonewall Leadership Programme and the Radius Business Network Leaders' programme.
Julie Inns, Diversity and Inclusion Consultant
Julie has been working in the field of equality and diversity since 2005, where she has supported and advocated for victims of crime within minority communities. She works with front line practitioners in Police, Probation, Health, Education, and the voluntary sector on topics such as hate crime, safeguarding and radicalisation, bullying, discrimination, equality and diversity induction, respect at work, unconscious bias, and more.
- HR and Recruitment staff
- Companies without HR but are establishing a company culture
- Anyone with responsibility for managing staff
- Anyone who has been a victim of discrimination / feel they need support
- Anyone with an interest in the subject matter.
To register, please log in to the website, and then click Book Now. There is a small charge to attend to cover catering costs.
If you would like more information please contact louise.Rushworth@cambridgenetwork.co.uk
Cambridge Network is a membership organisation based in the vibrant high technology cluster of Cambridge, UK. We bring people together - from business and academia - to meet each other and share ideas, encouraging collaboration and partnership for shared success.