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Tenth Annual Inclusion Conference

08.23.18 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

10th Annual Inclusion Conference

This full-day experience will give participants the tools they need to take part in Bold, Inclusive Conversations®. The forum will introduce topics such as psychological safety, trauma, and polarization that are critical to understanding how the sociopolitical environment shapes the workplace and communities. Via an open forum, participants will have the freedom to share their fears, thoughts, and concerns while also laying the groundwork to engage in Bold, Inclusive Conversations®

Specific Areas of Focus Will Include:

•the role of fostering self- and ‘other-understanding’;
•assessing individual and team readiness; 
•preparing for conversations;
•guidance for engaging in conversations;
•strategies for sharpening inclusive habits; and
•applying the Model for Bold, Inclusive Conversations®


Mary FrancesMary-Frances Winters, President, CEO & Author 

Mary-Frances Winters, founder and CEO of The Winters Group, Inc., a 34-year-old global organization development and diversity and inclusion consulting firm, truly believes that diversity and inclusion work is her "passion and calling." Dubbed a thought leader in the field, for the past three decades she has impacted over hundreds of organizations and thousands of individuals with her thought provoking message, and her approach to diversity and inclusion. Ms. Winters is a master strategist with experience in strategic planning, change management, diversity, organization development, training and facilitation, systems thinking and qualitative and quantitative research methods. She  has extensive experience in working with senior leadership teams to drive organizational change. To continue reading her full bio please click HERE.

Brittany HarrisBrittany J. Harris, Lead Content Designer & Facilitator

Brittany J. Harris is Vice President of Innovation & Learning at The Winters Group, Inc. A self-described journalist turned diversity and inclusion professional, Brittany is passionate about driving real social and organizational change, developing strategies and programs that create inclusive cultures and add business value, and ultimately, making life better for someone else. In her role as VP of Innovation and Learning at The Winters Group, Brittany is responsible for chartering The Winters Group's community investment strategy, managing the organization's external brand and industry presence, and demonstrating thought leadership in D&I through the development and delivery of innovative D&I learning experiences. To continue reading her full bio please click HERE.

Download the Conference Flyer Here

Who Should Attend:

  • Diversity and inclusion practitioners
  • Senior human resources managers
  • Supplier diversity managers
  • Procurement managers


LaCentre Conference and Banquet Facility
25777 Detroit Road, Westlake, OH 44145


$129.00 for GCP Members
$199.00 for Non Members

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

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Forest City
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