In order to cross the gender divides of their organizations, men and women leaders need to step into honest, respectful conversations that have not been happening, to create bridges to what can only be achieved together. The Forum catalyzes such real discussions.
The event provides a fresh approach for you:
engaging men to advance women in your organization.
The headlines today are filled with stories about the lack of gender diversity in organizations – especially in upper management – despite the mounting evidence that mixed gender leadership and teams at all levels perform better than teams without gender parity. If anything is clear, it’s this: leaders need to create gender diverse and inclusive organizations in order to remain competitive in the battles for talent and customers.
We understand the imperative for you as an executive: lead your organization through the gender gap, fill it, and then keep it closed. This will set your company up for success now and in the future. That’s why we created The Forum for Gender Collaboration.
The forum will equip you to
With practical methods to engage men and advance women in order to help their organizations retain and promote female talent
To build relationships of trust and accountability with each other in order to have real and honest dialogue about gender in their organizations
To collaborate and develop mutually beneficial opportunity with one another in the workplace
What is the forum?
The Forum for Gender Collaboration is a full day event that provides leaders with up-to-date practices and tools. Insight comes from the executive panel, expert speakers and facilitators, and includes numerous opportunities to learn from peers in small groups and the full audience setting. Learn more about our next public Forum or contact us to explore customizing the Forum as an internal executive development session.
The Forum will help your organization and leaders to:
Launch The Conversation
Build momentum to grow the conversation around gender to benefit your organization
Learn What Works
Hear from executive panelists and speakers sharing practical and emerging practices
Practice & Plan
Collaborate, benchmark, and plan with other leaders to lead your organization more inclusively
Simply put, we bring men and women together to learn how to build relationships of trust and accountability with each other, to collaborate, and to create mutually beneficial opportunity for both genders.
Featuring an executive panel sharing high-performing practices, speakers, and focused peer group discussions, the Forum will provide a place for you to learn, practice, benchmark, and plan for how you lead inclusively to close the gender gaps in your organization.
Leaders from dozens of organizations have joined us in rewriting the gendered stories of our organizations: To benefit men and women – employee and customer alike – and turn what was once a problem into opportunity to create competitive advantage. Join us by registering today for this groundbreaking half-day workshop