SupplySide East - Communicating diversity, equity & inclusion: lessons learned from the elephant in the room

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Meadowlands Exposition Center, Room B
SupplySide East 2021


In this workshop, attendees will learn from top communications professionals across six different industries including: sports, politics, entertainment, fashion and beauty, health care, and news media, on how to communicate with diverse audiences and create a more inclusive and supportive work environment. Brainstorm with industry peers and take away tangible next steps to create a workplace to be proud of by examining topics ranging from hiring diverse candidates, mentorship, professionalism, inappropriate situations, unconscious bias, lived experiences, identifying tokenism, becoming an ally, and using appropriate descriptors for different identities.