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Workplace Inclusion Forum

Workplace Inclusion
Forum Program & Schedule

The whole event plus two workshops per breakout session will be livestreamed in the Main Room.




8:15 - 9:00 Registration & coffee
9:00 - 9:15 Elder's welcoming protocol
Pop-up speaker
9:15 - 9:30 LIPs' welcoming
Pop-up speaker
9:30 - 10:30 Keynote speaker
Pop-up Speaker
10:30 - 10:45 Networking break
10:45 - 12:00 Morning Workshops
Bridging the gap: connecting skilled immigrants to the Canadianworkforce through mentorship - ERIEC, CRIEC, AGT (LIVE - main room)
Cultural & spiritual accommodations in the workplace - Norma Gauthier, Angie Chinguwo (LIVE -breakout room)
Mental health accommodations & impacts on performance - Theresa Therriault
Gender identity & sexual orientation accommodations in the workplace: what, why, how? - Trans and Non-binary Aid Society
12-00 - 1:00 Lunch & networking
Pop-up speaker
1:00 - 2:00 Panel discussion
Pop-up speaker
2:00 - 2:15 Networking break
2:15 - 3:30 Afternoon Workshops
Aboriginal awareness training - Jason Sansregret
Elder's welcoming protocol
A job is more than a job: disabilities accommodations in the workplace - Twyla Lapointe & Blair Charters (LIVE - main room)
Hardwired? How bias awareness and inclusive hiring practices can increase diversity and business outcomes - Christine Traeger (LIVE - breakout room)
3:30 - 3:40 Networking break
Pop-up speaker
3:40 - 4:30 Closing remarks & charter signing

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The Event Code is: #WorkplaceInclusion

Main Room

Main Room Chat

Breakout Room

Breakout Chat

“When we listen and celebrate what is both common and different, we become a wiser, more inclusive, and better organization.”

— Pat Wadors, Head of HR at LinkedIn

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