Event’s Agenda & Summary

Day 1 October 20 Event Day 2 October 21 Event
9:00 am Registration 9:00 am Registration
9:30 am Introduction 9:30 am Introduction
9:45 am Unlocking the Potential of the Workforce in Southwestern Ontario 9:45 am Day to Day Work of Diversity and Inclusion
10:15 am Break 9:50 am Panel 1: Pathways to Leadership: Understanding the Experiences of Equity Seeking Groups
Panel 2: Coming soon…
10:30 am Understanding Intercultural Competence: Where are we today? 10:50 am Break
11:10 am Leading with Empathy 11:05 am Workshop: Managing Across Cultures
11:25 am Break 12:05 pm The Ideal Workplace: Looking Forward
11:40 am Panel 1: Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Talent
Panel 2: Case Studies from Industry and Government
12:30 pm Closing Remarks
12:30 pm Summary of Day 12:35 pm Networking
12:45 pm Networking


Registration Inquiries

Marianne So, Event Specialist
416.223.9961 ext. 237


Event Inquiries

Andrea Carmona,
Lead, Policy & Government Relations
416.223.9961 ext. 243

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This year, we are anticipating 5,000 virtual attendees – from the engineering community and beyond – will gather to learn, network, and brainstorm together.

Partnership Opportunities

For Bulk tickets, Partnership, Speaker, Panelist and Virtual
Table-Top Display pricing and information, please contact
Jason Di Tommaso, Strategic Partnerships, at
613 986 1437