This event focusses on various aspects of diversity and inclusion and incorporates the Annual Meeting for the Branch.
The timetable for the event is as follows.
16.30 Welcome and Introductions from John Toplis, Chair, Essex and Ipswich CIPD and Professor Geoffrey Wood, Dean and Professor of International Business, Essex Business School
16.45 What do ‘Diversity’ and ‘Inclusion’ mean to Individuals and to Organisations? Philippa Stokes, Director, Global Employee Relations and Compliance, Rolls Royce
17.30 Promoting Positive Mental Health: Dr Maria Hudson, Lecturer in Human Resource Management, Essex University
17.55 Mental Health First Aid: Kris Bruin, HR Manager, H G Gladwell and Sons
18.05 Changing views about retirement: Dr Jill Miller, Policy Adviser, Diversity and Inclusion, CIPD
18.30 Diversity and Inclusion: the legal position: Julie Temple, Partner, Quantrills Solicitors, Ipswich
18.50 Annual Meeting for CIPD Essex and Ipswich Branch Members
19.20 Gender transition: Sergeant Gina Denham and Inspector Sarah Harding, Essex Police Service
20.00 Event close
Parking will be available for delegates from 4pm, so we do not recommend you arrive too early!
Although free to attend please only book if you will be attending and if, for any reason, you are unable to do so after booking, please cancel your booking promptly.
Photography may take place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional materials for CIPD. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any CIPD promotional materials.