Schedule

Please note that the conference schedule, conference sessions, and speakers are subject to change.

Day One - October 27
Keynote - Donna Brazile (12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
Training
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Training Certificates
DiversityFIRST™ DEI Certificate
Racial Justice Certification
Belonging Certificate
Anti-Racism Certificate
Summits
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. National Diversity Officer Summit
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Keynote: Donna Brazile
Day Two - October 28
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Training Certificates
DiversityFIRST™ Inclusive Leadership Certificate
DiversityFIRST™ Unconscious Bias Workshop Certificate
General Conference
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Concurrent Session I
  1. Handling Difficult Conversation
  2. Diversity Best Practices Roundtable
  3. Leading with Emotional Intelligenc
  4. Modern Inequality in Communities of Color
  5. How to Secure a Corner Officer: Strategies for Moving Up
  6. Engaging White Males as True Champions
  7. Generational Differences
  8. Cross Cultural Communications
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Concurrent Session II
  1. Personal Branding
  2. Diversity Best Practices Roundtable
  3. ABC of LGBT
  4. Modern Inequality in Communities of Color
  5. Engaging White Males as True Champions
  6. Leading a Multigenerational Workforce
  7. What It Takes to Lead
  8. Building an Inclusive Leadership Environment
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Break
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Keynote
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session III
  1. Personal Branding
  2. Diversity Best Practices Roundtable
  3. Leading with Emotional Intelligenc
  4. Building a Coaching Culture to Develop Change Management Capabilities
  5. Latinx Roundtable
  6. Veteran Best Practices Roundtable
  7. Health Equity Roundtable
  8. Transforming your Workplace Culture
3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Concurrent Session IV
  1. Diversity Best Practices Roundtable
  2. Leading with Emotional Intelligenc
  3. Building a Coaching Culture to Develop Change Management Capabilities
  4. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
  5. Latinx Roundtable
  6. Veteran Best Practices Roundtable
  7. Health Equity Roundtable
  8. Transforming your Workplace Culture
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closing/Keynote
Day Three - November 4
Training
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Training Certificates
DiversityFIRST™ DEI Certificate
General Conference
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Concurrent Session I
  1. Understanding & Combatting Racism
  2. What it Takes to Take the Lead
  3. Managing Bias in the Talent Lifecycle
  4. Religious in the Workplace
  5. Transforming Your Workplace Culture
  6. Facilitating Critical Conversations on Race, Equity, and Justice [SJ]
  7. Relationships Critical to Success
  8. Enhance Your Ability to Lead Change and Drive Results through Developing Your Change Intelligence
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Concurrent Session II
  1. Engaging White Male Leaders as Diversity Champions
  2. Facilitating Critical Conversations on Race, Equity, and Justice
  3. Enhance Your Ability to Lead Change and Drive Results through Developing Your Change Intelligence
  4. Women Who Lead
  5. Leadership Derailed: How to Overcome Your Greatest Leadership Challenges
  6. Emerging Leaders
  7. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
  8. Intersectionality; Gender, Race, Colorism, and Their Impacts on the Modern Worker
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Break
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Keynote
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session III
  1. Managing Multigenerational Talent
  2. Facilitating Critical Conversations on Race, Equity, and Justice
  3. We Rise... Women of Color in Leadership
  4. Belongingness
  5. Multicultural Roundtable
  6. Emerging Leaders
  7. A Guide for Aligning Business Strategy, Culture, and Leadership Practices
  8. CR Roundtable
3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Concurrent Session IV
  1. Women Who Lead
  2. Belongingness
  3. Multicultural Roundtable
  4. Intersectionality; Gender, Race, Colorism, and Their Impacts on the Modern Worker
  5. Leading with Emotional Intelligence
  6. Race, Racism, & Privilege
  7. Anti-Racism Roundtable
  8. Corporate Politics 101
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closing/Keynote: Carly Fiorina
Day Four - November 5
Training
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. DiversityFIRST™ ERG Academy Certificate
DiversityFIRST™ Unconscious Bias Workshop Certificate
DiversityFIRST™ Inclusive Leadership Certificate
Corporate Responsibility Summit
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Concurrent Session I (General Conference)
  1. Race, Racism, & Privilege
  2. LGBTQ Roundtable
  3. George Floyd: Impotus for Change
  4. Leadership: Presence, Influence, and Inspiration
  5. Destination C Suite: What's the Road Map
  6. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Concurrent Session II (General Conference)
  1. Race, Racism, & Privilege
  2. LGBTQ Roundtable
  3. George Floyd: Impotus for Change
  4. Leadership: Presence, Influence, and Inspiration
  5. Destination C Suite: What's the Road Map
  6. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Keynote
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Concurrent Session III (CSR)
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Concurrent Session IV (CSR)
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Concurrent Session V (CSR)
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Award slides + Sponsor's Choice/Closing
General Conference
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Concurrent Session I
  1. Race, Racism, & Privilege
  2. LGBTQ Roundtable
  3. George Floyd: Impotus for Change
  4. Leadership: Presence, Influence, and Inspiration
  5. Destination C Suite: What's the Road Map
  6. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Concurrent Session II
  1. Race, Racism, & Privilege
  2. LGBTQ Roundtable
  3. George Floyd: Impotus for Change
  4. Leadership: Presence, Influence, and Inspiration
  5. Destination C Suite: What's the Road Map
  6. ERG/BRG Best Practices Roundtable
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Closing Keynote