Register today for 2016 LGBT Business Diversity Summit

Calling all small business owners, HR professionals, recruiters, workforce planners, and emerging LGBT leaders!

1919366_10153493271663882_5289311785980128221_nJoin Milwaukee Pride at the 2016 LGBT Business Diversity Summit, brought to you by the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, January 20 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  The event will be hosted at ManpowerGroup headquarters (100 Manpower Place) in downtown Milwaukee.  ManpowerGroup Elevate, the company’s LGBT business resource group, is this year’s presenting sponsor.

This free educational series is meant for HR, diversity and talent professionals at all levels. Attendees will learn about marketing to diverse audiences, planning diversity initiatives, getting certified as an LGBT business enterprise, recruiting diverse talent, and more. .

The event begins with a networking breakfast at 8:00 a.m., followed by a keynote presentation from Christopher Courtemanche, LGBT Community Outreach Program Manager at the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

After the keynote, attendees will have the opportunity to attend two breakout sessions:

  • Transgender Issues in the Workplace
  • The Nuts and Bolts of LGBT Supplier Diversity
  • Doing Business from a Global Standpoint
  • LGBT Marriage, Separation and Divorce: How Does It Affect You?
  • The Future of LGBT Healthcare
  • Using Social Storytelling to Connect your Community
  • How to Maximize the Business Portion of a BRG/ERG
    …and more!

elevate_footer-01Following the breakout sessions, participants will regroup for closing comments, action items and announcements from Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce.

Although this is a free event, space is limited and registration is required.

RSVP today to reserve your space!

Milwaukee Pride, Inc. is proud to call the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce one of our community partners.  Together, we will create a fully inclusive state with fairness and equality for all.