2015 Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Jun 11, 2015 06:00pm -
Jun 12, 2015 05:00pm

Event Description

Attend the 10th annual NALP/ALFDP Summit on Diversity and Inclusion on June 11 - 12, 2015! Conference highlights will include two general sessions and eight breakout sessions on these and any other important topics:

  • The value of internal career coaches
  • Unconscious bias
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • LGBT equality and the HRC index

The 2015 Diversity and Inclusion Summit will bring together NALP and ALFDP members, law firm partners, in-house lawyers, career counselors, legal hiring and training professionals, law school deans, industry consultants, and other legal career professionals who have an interest in continuing to expand diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. The chief purpose of this exciting conference is to provide a forum for a robust exchange of information about the current challenges and innovations surrounding the issues of diversity and inclusion in the legal employment arena. Participants will also enjoy multiple networking opportunities, providing occasions to connect and share best practices. A welcome reception and two meals will offer time to share ideas and connect with others in the profession. This Summit features an ambitious schedule with topics from the front lines of the discussion about diversity and inclusion in the workplace and in the world, and offers a wide variety of speakers. Join your colleagues at the 2015 Summit. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore:

  • The mindset of inclusion
  • Analysis and metrics to measure success
  • Specific diversity programs at law firms that are successful
  • How to take your own career advice
  • Women’s leadership issues from law school and beyond

Conference Brochure

For a complete list of sessions and descriptions download the 2015 Diversity and Inclusion Summit brochure.‚Äč (Updated 5/14/2015)

Conference Site
The Mid-America Club
200 East Randolph Drive, 80th Floor
Chicago, IL
(All programming on June 12 will be held at this location.)

Reception Site
Winston & Strawn LLP
35 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL
(This location is only for the Welcome reception on June 11.)

Hotel Information
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
200 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 565-8000
Rooms can be reserved at the Millennium Park at the special rate of $245 (plus 16.4% taxes).

After you complete your conference registration, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address specified in your registration. The email will be sent the same day you register. Attendees will make their hotel reservations directly through the hotel with a link provided in the confirmation email. Hotel reservation confirmations will be sent directly from the hotel.

Registration Information
NALP and ALFDP members: $350*
Non-members: $525*

Cancellation Policy
*Your registration fee will be refunded, less a $100 processing fee, if your cancellation is received in writing by Friday, May 8.

  • Full refund for cancellations received by May 8 (minus processing fee).
  • 75% refund for cancellations received May 9 - 15
  • 50% refund for cancellations received May 16 - 22.
  • No refunds after May 22.

NALP and ALFDP thank

for their generous support.

Event Type:Conference
Early registration ends on Jun 10, 2015.
Regular registration starts on Jun 11, 2015 and ends on Jun 07, 2015.
Late registration starts on Jun 08, 2015.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)