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March Chapter Meeting: Fusing the Power of Diversity & Inclusion in Events

21 March, 2019
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center
5291 Stoney Creek Ct
Johnston, IA 50131
Brenda Ram
Phone: (402) 689-7806

Organizations in the United States, and beyond, invest in strategies designed to enhance and leverage a diverse workforce. We know that diversity plays a fundamental role in the success of our organizations and events. However, it is time for us to think beyond “diversity for the sake of diversity", and make inclusion a part of our overall events’ visions as well.

Inclusive workplaces and events value every employee, regardless of roles, job titles, and tenure and places an emphasis on equality, human rights, and employee welfare. Developing a diverse and inclusive event requires strategy, clear expectations, and accountability.

Come get a better understanding of the benefits of diversity and inclusion efforts, and how to better serve your audiences!

Claudia Schabel
Schabel Solutions

Claudia Schabel, President of Schabel Solutions, combines over a decade of experience as a Diversity and Inclusion practitioner and strategist with Fortune 500 companies, and her multicultural background to offer coaching and consulting services in the areas of equity, cultural competency, diversity and inclusion to businesses, educational and not-for-profit organizations.Schabel lived in Brazil and in Japan before relocating to Des Moines, Iowa, about two decades ago. Schabel speaks Portuguese, English, conversational Spanish and some Japanese. Schabel earned a BA degree in International Relations from Drake University.

Venue Details

Rooms are available at a discounted rate of $89.00 per night, plus tax at Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center. Please call 515-333-5666 and mention “MPI” before February 20, 2019 to guarantee your reservation.

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