2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Jun 05, 2014 06:00pm -
Jun 06, 2014 04:15pm

Event Description

Attend the 9th annual NALP/ALFDP Summit on Diversity and Inclusion to take part in discussions on these and many other important topics:

  • What is social isolation among diverse lawyers and can it be measured?
  • How is corporate America managing its diversity efforts?
  • How can we be culturally competent in our rapidly changing world?
  • What is the role of talent management in diversity?
  • How can coaching skills assist you in dealing with the changing roles in law firms?
  • Generational differences, women’s issues, and much more.

The 2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit will bring together NALP and ALFDP members, diversity professionals, 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, allowing occasions to connect and share best practices. A welcome reception, speed networking, roundtable discussions, and two meals will offer time to share ideas and connections 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. Don’t miss this opportunity to join your colleagues at the 2014 Summit.

Conference Brochure
For a complete list of sessions and descriptions download the 2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit brochure.

Conference Site
University of Chicago Gleacher Center (Directions)
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
(All programming on June 6 will be held at this location.)

Reception Site
Jenner & Block LLP (Directions)
353 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654
(This location is only for the Welcome reception on June 5.)

Hotel Information
Sheraton Chicago
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Rooms can be reserved at the Sheraton Chicago 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: $325*
Non-members: $425*

*Group Discount
Please use the code DIVERSITY2014-MULTIPLE for a $50 discount for each additional registration from your organization. (Note: The first registrant from the organization must pay the full conference fee.)

Cancellation Policy
Your registration fee will be refunded, less a $100 processing fee, if your cancellation is received in writing by Friday, May 16.

NALP and ALFDP thank

for their generous support.

Event Type:Conference
Early registration ends on Feb 18, 2014.
Regular registration starts on Feb 19, 2014 and ends on Jun 01, 2014.
Late registration starts on Jun 02, 2014.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)