Diversity and Inclusion: Making Everyone Feel Welcome
Kathleen Zemaitis (Kathleen Zemaitis, Kathleen Zemaitis)
Location: Room 228
Date: Wednesday, July 21
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Pass Type: All Access Pass, Combined CS/TSE Education Pass, TSE Conference Pass, TSE Premium Pass
Track: TSE-Event Management, TSE-Business & Professional Development
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: All
Unconscious bias unfortunately shows up at special events. Women business professionals may be assumed to be spouses. People of color may be mistaken to be waitstaff. Multicultural attendees look around the room and count the few that look like them. Venues like resorts and country clubs may not always leave attendees feeling like they belong.
As event planners, how do you embrace diversity and cultivate inclusion to make everyone feel welcome? We will share the top 3 ways you can design and execute events to authentically connect with your diverse attendee communities.