June 26, 2015
8:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.
Georgia Tech Student Center Theater
350 Ferst Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30332
|8:00 a.m. — 8:30 a.m.||Registration and Breakfast|
|8:30 a.m. — 8:50 a.m.||Opening Remarks|
|8:50 a.m. — 9:30 a.m.||Keynote Address
Alex Wan, Council Member, Atlanta City Council
|9:30 a.m. — 10:15 a.m.||Presentation — LGBT Diversity in the Workplace and Marketplace
Stan Kimer, President and Owner, Total Engagement Consulting by Kimer
|10:15 a.m. — 10:30 a.m.||Break|
|10:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.||Panel Session
Engaging Allies to Promote the Importance of Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
Mariela Romero, Director of Community Empowerment/On Air Talent, Univision
LGBT Generations – Struggles and Success
Leveraging Partnerships in the Community to Promote LGBT Allies
|11:30 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.||Closing Remarks and Recognition of Sponsors|
Hear from the Experts — The Georgia Diversity Council wants to bring you an exciting and informative agenda and elevate the local conversation regarding workplace equality.
Dialogue with Your Peers — Representatives of various companies from around the state of Georgia will be in attendance.
Expand your Network of Contacts and Resources — Take the opportunity to make new connections and learn what your peers are doing to advance LGBT policies within their organizations.
Talk Politics — Discuss how recent local and statewide legislation is affecting the LGBT community.
Become a Change Agent — Learn how to effectively create positive change within your organization.
Be Inspired — Listen to presentations by inspiring and informative speakers.
Talk Shop — Hear the business case for LGBT policies and benefits.
Compare Notes — See how Georgia companies match up on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index.