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Community of Practice Event – Calgary, AB.

January 30, 2014 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

| Free for members | $40.00 for non-members

A Road Map for Success:
Developing a D&I Strategy That Works!

In our last Community of Practice events, we engaged participants in an exercise of crafting the ultimate business case for diversity and inclusion – a business case so solid that it will be impossible to ignore.

In our first Community of Practice sessions of 2014 we take the next step – tackling the steps to creating a diversity strategy.  During the session, participants will be broken into groups that will each focus on pieces of the strategy.  What should be included?  What shouldn’t?

In advance, participants will be provided with pre-reading based on the anticipated sections of the document, and encouraged to familiarize themselves with their organization’s strategic plan. Additionally, they will be encouraged to bring any existing D&I strategy documents they have to be included as part of the work.

Out of the session, participants will receive a template document, based on the work from their session and the other Community of Practice events across the country, which they can customize to suit their specific organization. While participants will still have to do some tailoring to the strategy to be appropriate for their exact situation, they will have the building blocks to create a road map for success!

The CIDI Community of Practice events are free for our Individual Members and employees of our Employer Partners. Others are welcome to attend at a cost recovery rate of $40 per person.

Date: Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM (see agenda below)
Location: Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel (Kensington Ballroom – Section A) - 110 9th Avenue SE Calgary, AB T2G 5A6

The agenda for the session is as follows:

8:00 – Doors Open
8:00 to 8:30 – Networking and Breakfast
8:30 to 8:35 – Welcome and Update from the CIDI
8:35 to 9:00 – Presentation: Locking in your Leaders – the CIDI presents the results from the Business Case sessions from the fall of 2013.
9:00 to 9:10 – Setting the Stage
9:10 to 9:50 – Breakout Working Groups
9:50 to 10:20 – Report Out
10:20 to 10:30 – Wrap Up
10:30 – Session Ends

Registration Fee for CIDI Members & CIDI Guests: FREE
Registration Fee for NON CIDI Members: $40 CAD +tax

*Registration Required. **Registration Fee Required for Non CIDI Members.  ***Limited Capacity.

This CIDI Event is SOLD OUT.

Please feel free to contact us should you have any questions.