2015 ERG & Council Conference:
Creating Impactful Change!

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Agenda

The 2014 conference attracted 300 attendees from over 90 organizations representing 160 ERG and Diversity Council groups. In its 4th year, the 2015 conference returns to the Washington D.C. area October 14th and 15th providing participants with expanded opportunities to learn and share best practices, network, celebrate and grow.

The 2014 ERG & Council Conference in 2 minutes and 18 seconds.


2015 Agenda

The Conference AGENDA may be downloaded in PDF format.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

8-9 am

Registration / Breakfast & Networking

9-10:30

Concurrent Workshops

9-10:30

Workshop 1 - The Elephant We Can’t See™


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Workshop 2 - The Rhythm of Inclusion


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Workshop 3 - ERG & Diversity Council Leadership Academy™


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Workshop 4 - Women in Leadership–Growing Your Career™


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10:30-10:45

Break / Networking & Social Time

10:45-11

Welcome

11-12

Conference Opening Event: Pillsbury House Theatre - Breaking Ice

12-1

Lunch/ Networking & Social Time

1-2:30

Concurrent Sessions 1 - 4

1 pm - 2:30 pm

Session 1 - Managing your ERG as a Strategic Brand


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Session 2 - Using ERGs for Driving Performance and Making Real Business Impact


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Session 3 - How we Discovered the Business Case at Discover


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Session 4 - Increasing Impact on Patient Care & Delivery of Quality Service Through Diversity


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2:30-2:45

Break / Room Change

2:45 - 4:15

Session 1 - Managing your ERG as a Strategic Brand


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Session 2 - Using ERGs for Driving Performance and Making Real Business Impact


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Session 3 - How we Discovered the Business Case at Discover


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Session 4 - Increasing Impact on Patient Care & Delivery of Quality Service Through Diversity


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4:15-5:30

Free Time

5:30-6:30

Jazz Wine Reception with Networking, Group Photos & Video Interviews

6:30-9

2015 ERG & Council Honors Award™ Dinner and Ceremony

9-10

After Awards Celebration with Open Bar, Live Jazz, Group Photos & Video Interviews

Thursday, October 15, 2015

8-9 am

Registration / Breakfast & Networking

9-10

Second Day Opening Event: Maysoon Zayid

10-10:30

Break / Networking Room Change

10:30-
12 pm

Concurrent Sessions 5 - 8

10:30 - 12 pm

Session 5 - Aligning Diversity Initiatives to Increase Organizational Impact


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Session 6 - Aligning Personal Values and ERG Objectives to the Corporate Mission


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Session 7 - Increasing Employee Engagement and Organizational Impact


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Session 8 - How the Big "I" Insures That Diversity Makes an Impact


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12-1

Lunch/ Networking & Social Time

1-2:30

Concurrent Sessions 5 - 8 (Repeat)

1- 2:30

Session 5 - Aligning Diversity Initiatives to Increase Organizational Impact


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Session 6 - Aligning Personal Values and ERG Objectives to the Corporate Mission


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Session 7 - Increasing Employee Engagement and Organizational Impact


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Session 8 - How the Big "I" Insures That Diversity Makes an Impact


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2:45-3:15

Concert featuring The Flame Band

3:15-3:20

Parting Words & Closing Remarks

 

Presented by:

Association of Diversity Councils

PRISM International