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2015 Workshop Schedule
Session 1 | Tuesday, October 6

GO GLOCAL! Adapting your ERG to Accommodate Growth and Success
How LGBTQIA Business Leaders & Allies Thrive: You Can Too!
Outward presentation: Executive presence meets authenticity
Recognizing Employee Individualism Accomodating Religious Diversity, Disability Access Requirements and Transgender Employee Issues
Attracting Top LGBT Talent MBA Recruiting & Retention

Session 2 | Tuesday, October 6

5 Ways to Drive Participation Beyond Your Leadership Team
Building Bridges toward LGBT Cultural Competency – A Global View!
Culture and Advancement: Improving the Workplace Trajectory for LGBT Employees
Going International Taking ERGs-BRGs from the US and beyond
Making Your Workplace a Safe Space
Valuing, Engaging and Serving LGBT Older Adults as Clients and Staff
Setting Trends The LGBT Consumer
Workshop Corporate Partners in Equality Policy & Practice
The power to close healthcare & benefit gaps for trans* employees

Session 3 | Wednesday, October 7

Cross Compnay Mentoring in the LGBTA Space and Beyond
Progressing Towards Success
Strengthening the Work Place with Out Allies-#Out Allies Matter
The Good, Bad, and Ugly: Transitioning and Critical Ally Importance
Wells Fargo and Marriot, Recent Case Studies in LGBTinclusive Marketing

Session 4 | Wednesday, October 7

Accommodating Religion and Sexual Orientation in the Workplace
Beyond Mentorship Enrich the Employee Experience
Employee Benefits and Legal Advocacy for LGBT Diversity Post-DOMA
Proven Ideas to Jump Start Your Ally Program
You Have Led the ERG – Now What?

Session 5 | Thursday, October 8

Building an ERG from Top to Bottom
Globally Out – Part 1
Globally Out- Part 2
Globally Out- Part 3
Globally Out- Part 4
LGBT Community in the Defense Industry A Role Model
LGBT Inclusion and Partnerships in Asia, South Asia, and America
Powerful Branding Concepts for Your Employee/Business Resource Group
The Clorox Journey Continues: Changing Corporate Culture &Driving Business Growth
Storytelling Using Personal Narratives to Create Inclusive Cultures

Session 6 | Thursday, October 8

Building Authentic LGBT Leaders How Wells Fargo Develops Diverse Talent
Including the T in our ERGs [PDF]
Including the T in our ERGs [PowerPoint]
Measures of Success – Interactive Dialogue on Measuring LGBT Workplace Inclusion
Redefining Ally in the Workplace

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Photos

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Videos

2015 Summit Highlights
Selfie video postcards from Out & Equal constituents
Opening Remarks: Wells Fargo
Keynote Speaker: Annise Parker (Mayor of Houston)

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Vivienne Ming

Keynote Speaker: Brigadier General Tammy Smith

Keynote Speaker: Out & Equal Founder and CEO Selisse Berry

Outie Champion Award Winner: Howard Ungerleider
Outie Workplace Excellence Award Winner: The Walt Disney Company

Thank you to our 2015 Workplace Summit partners

PRESENTING
Dell
IBM
The Walt Disney Company
Wells Fargo

TITANIUM
Deloitte
Hewlett-Packard
Intuit
Johnson & Johnson
PepsiCo
Thomson Reuters
Xerox

GOLD
Altria
AT&T
Citi
Here! Media
Marsh & McLennan
Northrop Grumman
Paul Hastings
Southwest Airlines
Texas Instruments

CHAMPION
Aetna
Apple Inc.
Bank of America
Chevron
Chubb Group of Insurance Companies
FirstData
Genentech
General Motors
Goldman Sachs
Hilton Worldwide
Ingersoll-Rand
JCPenney
JPMorgan Chase
Lockheed Martin
Marriott International
MassMutual Financial Group
MillerCoors
Pfizer
State Farm Insurance
The Clorox Company
Toyota
Travelers
Whirlpool Corporation

ADVOCATE
AIG
Allstate
Aramark
BAE Systems
Bayer
BlackRock
Boeing
Broadridge
CBRE
Cisco
CIA
Comcast NBCUniversal
Darden
Deutsche Bank
Dow Chemical
DuPont
Eli Lilly & Company
Exxon-Mobil
Ernst & Young
GlaxoSmithKline
Harris Interactive
Intel
Johnson Controls
Kellogg’s
Littler Mendelson
McDonald’s
Merck
Mondelez
Oracle
Praxair
Robert Half
Rockwell Collins
S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Sodexo
T. Rowe Price
Target
United Technologies
UPS
USDA
Verizon
Visa
Volkswagen
Walgreens
Walmart
Witeck Communications

PUBLIC SECTOR
USDA
CIA
FannieMae
NASA

SMALL BUSINESS
Andavo Meetings & Incentives
Community Marketing & Insights

COMMUNITY FRIEND
American Unity Fund
Aerospace Corporation
Human Rights Campaign
Lambda Legal
LGBT Confex
National LGBTQ Task Force
NGLCC
Out Now
PFLAG

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR
Towers Watson