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Tech Talk Live: Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity is critical to our workplaces.  It provides companies differing viewpoints, experiences and perspectives that is only possible by diversifying the employees within organizations.  Diversity goes beyond race and gender to include ethnicity, military services, LGBTQ, rural populations, disabilities and more.

This session that will featured an opening keynote from Dr. Richard Warr, NCSU Poole College of Management, talking about his recent research on Diversity in the Workplace.  Immediately following was a panel discussion featuring area HR and diversity professionals to talk about recruiting and retaining diverse talent. 




Moderator + Panelists

Harold Zeishner, Business Development Manager, APC (Moderator)

Doug Speight, Executive Director - American Underground

Rachel Book, Diversity Recruiting Leader - Fidelity Investments

Tim McClain, U.S. Initiatives Consultant, Military & Veterans Affairs – MetLife

Dr. Richard Warr, N.C. State University Poole College of Management

Date and Time

April 24, 2018
8:00 am – 10:00 am


8:00 am: Registration/Networking

8:30 am: Welcome/Kick-off

8:35 am: Keynote Presentation – Dr. Richard Warr

8:50 am: Panel Discussion

9:55 am: Wrap-up

10:00 am: Adjourn


101 Met Life Way
Met 1, Grace Hopper Auditorium (Room 108)
Cary, NC  27513

Map & Directions


Registration for this event is closed.


Interested in 2018 sponsorship and benefits information? Please contact Tracy Sternberg.

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