Inforum Event

Understanding Unconscious Bias and Strategies for Inclusive Leadership with Rosalyn Taylor O'Neale

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 11:30am - 5:00pm
JW Marriott Grand Rapids
235 Louis Street NW
Grand Rapids 49503
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Immediately following the luncheon event with Amway President Doug DeVos on talent and the soon-to-be-released Michigan Women's Leadership Index, the conversation continues with a deep dive into the subject of "unconscious bias."

Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale is a renowned global diversity and inclusion strategist and former chief diversity & inclusion officer at the Campbell Soup Company and former EVP of diversity initiatives for MTV Network.

Click here for Rosalyn's full bio.

A skillful facilitator and gifted speaker, Rosalyn will lead a candid session on "unconscious bias" - "blind spots" we don't even realize exist. Learn how it happens and understand the unintended but detrimental effects it has on the success and sustainability of companies, departments, teams, individuals, and ideas.
Through a dynamic presentation and large-group facilitation, Rosalyn will provide practical ideas and strategies that can transform companies and teams.


Local Experts Joining Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale

- Sonia Dalmia, PhD, Professor, Grand Valley State University
- Jackie Lillie, Midwest Inclusiveness and Flexibility Leader, EY
- Rodney Martin, Diversity Partner, Warner Norcross & Judd LLP

Who Should Attend

- leaders of diversity & inclusion initiatives
- directors and managers of people
- small business owners

Conference Details

Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Amway President Doug DeVos and Index Results
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   Break
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Program with Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale; panel discussion; Q&A
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Reception with speakers and attendees

Place: JW Marriott, International Ballroom, Grand Rapids    

$ 95 Inforum members
$110 Guests (non-members)
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