Learn how you can make a difference at the 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference in Philadelphia

Join CEOs, diversity officers, educators, corporate leaders, and government officials to explore and exchange insights across multiple industries about diversity and inclusion (D&I) best practices.

This year’s theme is “Where Diversity and Inclusion Intersects with Academic and Corporate Strategies.”

The two-day conference will take place on March 25th & 26th at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Philadelphia, presented by Temple University School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management, in collaboration with The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB), PHL Diversity, and Lodging Media.   

Conference highlights:

  • Academic Think Tank focusing on educational design, barriers, and disparities on university campuses.

  • Thought-Provoking discussions with today’s leaders including Justin Nelson, Co-Founder President, National LGBT Chamber of Commerce; and Wade Davis, Former NFL Player, Corporate Inclusion Advisor and Educator, to name a fewand

  • Exclusive invite-only City Mayor’s Roundtable “Diverse and Welcoming Cities,” featuring Former Mayor Douglas Palmer, Trenton, NJ; discussing strategic approaches to diversity and inclusion on the city and municipal level.

  • Findings from the Diversity and Inclusion Research conducted by Temple University School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management with insights on meeting planners’ sensitivity to D&I policies, programs, and practices in the meeting planning process.

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An Evening Spotlighting the Trailblazers who Make Diversity & Inclusion a Reality in Philadelphia

Honoring:

Mayor James Kenney, City of Philadelphia

Norman K. Jenkins, President, Capstone Development, Inaugural Lodging Media
Diversity & Inclusion Awardee

David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Comcast Corporation

Julie Coker Graham, President & CEO, Philadelphia's Convention & Visitors Bureau

 

 



Register now to learn strategies that influence your corporate social responsibility and broaden cross-cultural understanding.

FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION: $405

  • Pre-Conference
  • Opening Reception
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • General Session
  • All Breakout Sessions
  • Closing Luncheon

EDUCATOR AND NON-PROFIT RATE: $210

Special discount rate available to education and non-profit professionals.

  • Academic Think Tank
  • Opening Reception
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • General Session
  • All Breakout Sessions
  • Closing Luncheon

LOCAL DAY REGISTRATION: $200

Special Discount Rate on registration for those who would like to attend the Tuesday, March 26th events ONLY. Can not be combined with the Monday Local Dinner rate.

  • Breakfast
  • General Session
  • All Breakout Sessions
  • Closing Luncheon

RECEPTION & DINNER RATE: $155
Special Discount Rate on Monday, March 25th dinner ONLY. Can not be combined with the Tuesday Local Day rate.

  • Opening Reception
  • Dinner

Learn more about the conference speakers and agenda at diphilly.com and join the conversation on social media by using #2019DIPHILLY.