GDIB: Identifying the Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion
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GDIB: Identifying the Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion

When: Thursday, September 22, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Toyota Automobile Museum
19600 Van Ness Ave
Torrance, California  90501
United States
Presenter: Lori Heffelfinger, MSOD, and Denise Kirwin, MSOD, PCC
Contact: PIHRA Programs Dept

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Global Diversity & Inclusion Benchmarks:
Standards for Organizations Around the World (GDIB)
10th Year Anniversary Event


"Identifying the Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion"


Join us to gain valuable insights from workshop presenters and meet the GBID co-authur and expert panelist.


Date Thursday, September 22, 2016

Registration & Networking
Program and Workshop
Post Workshop and Networking

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
7:45 pm - 8:30 pm 

Toyota Automobile Museum
19600 Van Ness Ave
Torrance, CA 90501

Description &
Presenters will discuss an approach that led to alignment around the Diversity & Inclusion business case for a specific client, including the use of the GDIB during the assessment & benchmarking phases of the process.

Lori Heffelfinger MSOD
Principal, The Heffelfinger Company

Denise Kirwan, MSOD, PCC
Vice-President, Los Angeles Diversity Council; Principal, TracksGlobal

Julie O’Mara
Co-Author, Global Diversity & Inclusion Benchmarks (GDIB)

Jennifer “Jae” Requiro
National Manager of Diversity and Inclusion, Toyota Financial Services; GDIB Expert Panelist

Hiroko Tatebe
Founder and Executive Director, Global Organization for Leadership and Diversity (GOLD); GDIB Expert Panelist

Fee & Registration  Admission Fee: Free  Space is limited. You must register to attend. 


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About the GDIB
The GDIB, a free downloadable 80-page booklet, helps organizations
determine strategy and measure progress in managing diversity and
fostering inclusion. Agreed upon by 97 experts around world, the GDIB
provides a roadmap for organizations of all sizes, types, industries, sectors
and locations regardless of their approaches to Diversity and Inclusion.
Go to and navigate to GDIB.

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