Council Agenda

Dec
6
Thu
Illinois Organizational BRG Roundtable
Dec 6 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This event brings together executive business leaders to discuss diversity best practices they have implemented in their organizations in an effort to educate and inspire attendees.

Check out our website! Please contact Dennis Kennedy for any additional information  

Feb
21
Thu
Illinois Diversity & Inclusion Best & Next Practices Roundtable
Feb 21 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This event brings together executive business leaders to discuss diversity best practices they have implemented in their organizations in an effort to educate and inspire attendees.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information  

Mar
7
Thu
10th Annual Women’s Leadership Conference
Mar 7 @ 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

An empowerment conference for women that addresses social, cultural, economic and political challenges that women experience through an interactive agenda.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information

Apr
11
Thu
Illinois Veteran’s Summit
Apr 11 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The Veterans Summit is targeted towards business leaders and strives to teach organizational representatives how to develop best practices that cater to Veterans in the workplace.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information  

May
23
Thu
Central Illinois Women in Leadership Symposium @ TBD
May 23 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The focus of this annual event is to bring together a diverse mix of successful women leaders who, through the discussion of topics relevant to today’s issues will educate, inspire and encourage women to reflect on their own goals and status as they strive to advance within their organizations.

The format for the Symposium will consist of a moderated panel discussion that will delve into topics of interest in which the panelists share their personal and professional perspectives on questions designed to elicit valuable information. Our participants range from a wide level of business professionals, entrepreneurs, non-profit organization directors and representatives, academicians, and students.

We encourage all those that are committed to excellence and the empowerment of women in all sectors to take part in this event.

For more information please contact Lanre O. at Lanre.Ogunbufunmi@nationaldiversitycouncil.org

Jun
13
Thu
Illinois LGBTQIA Roundtable
Jun 13 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This summit brings an exciting and informative agenda that elevates the local conversation regarding workplace equality. Take the opportunity to make new connections and learn what your peers are doing to advance LGBTQIA policies within their organizations.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information  

Aug
29
Thu
Illinois DiversityFIRST(TM) Awards Luncheon
Aug 29 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

This annual event, which includes participants with diverse ethnicities, backgrounds and experiences, is held in order to share best practices in the areas of diversity and inclusion. It is also a time to recognize individuals and corporations for their leadership, achievement, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information  

Sep
19
Thu
Chicago Women in Leadership Symposium
Sep 19 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The focus of this annual event is to bring together a diverse mix of successful women leaders who, through the discussion of topics relevant to today’s issues will educate, inspire and encourage women to reflect on their own goals and status as they strive to advance within their organizations.

The format for the Symposium will consist of a moderated panel discussion that will delve into topics of interest in which the panelists share their personal and professional perspectives on questions designed to elicit valuable information. Our participants range from a wide level of business professionals, entrepreneurs, non-profit organization directors and representatives, academicians, and students.

We encourage all those that are committed to excellence and the empowerment of women in all sectors to take part in this event.

For more information please contact Lanre O. at Lanre.Ogunbufunmi@nationaldiversitycouncil.org  

Sep
28
Sat
Illinois College Diversity Summit
Sep 28 @ 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

This event brings together executive business leaders to discuss diversity best practices they have implemented in their organizations in an effort to educate and inspire attendees.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information  

Oct
3
Thu
6th Annual Illinois Leadership Conference
Oct 3 @ 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Our conference will afford organizations the opportunity to explore tools and resources necessary to build diverse workforces and remain competitive on the global stage. The event will also provide a valuable opportunity for individuals to network together and grow in their knowledge of diversity and leadership, which can be utilized to craft long and distinguished careers. Finally, our speakers and various panel sessions will offer a unique perspective on a plethora of topics, including the creation of a diverse workforce, essential leadership skills, personal branding, and diversity and inclusion best practices.

Please contact Lanre O. for any additional information

 
 

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