2014 ERG Conference

 

ERG Excellence Award
The role of ERGs in today¹s corporate world grows more and more prominent as organizations engage them in meaningful business conversations and charge leadership with utilizing their resources. ERGs, through their efforts in talent and innovation, develop genuine talent pools that mirror the business
environment of today and the future, making them critical to an organization¹s success. The ERG Excellence Award recognizes those ERGs who are committed to excellence and support the National Diversity Council¹s vision of creating a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment where individuals are valued for their talents and empowered to reach their fullest potential.

 

Register — $80

Register
A $3 processing fee will be charged to all registrations

 

Date

September 23, 2014

 

Location

Applied Materials Technical Training Center
3050 Bowers Ave.
Building 1
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Tel: 1-408-727-5555
View Map (PDF)

 

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m. — 9:30 a.m. Check In
9:30 a.m. — 10:30 a.m. Session A — ERG Evolution
Session B — ERG Impact
10:45 a.m. — 11:45 a.m. Session C — ERG Value
Session D — ERG Connect
12:00 p.m. — 1:30 p.m. Awards Luncheon
1:30 p.m. Adjourn & Networking

 

Featured Speaker

Erby L. Foster, Jr.
Director, Diversity & Inclusion
The Clorox Company

 

Speakers

Barbara Holzapfel
Advisor & Consultant
Internet of Things
Sherri Liebo
VP, Marketing
Cisco
Marvell C. Allen
Career Management & Leadership Development Coach
Millennium Career Advantage
Ernesto V. Felix
U.S. Manager, Corporate Diversity Programs
Intel
Joni Podolsky
Global Inclusion & Diversity Outreach Manager
Brocade Communications
Jeffrey Hatchell
President & Founder
J.D. Hatchell Enterprises
Armida Mendez-Russell
Principal & Owner
Diversity First Consulting
Marla Britt
Process Engineer, President of Women’s Professional Development Network
Applied Materials
Chad Herring
VP, HR
Polycom
Dona Munsch
VP
NetApp

ERG Award Winners

Vivek Gulati
Scientist, Principal, Software Development
Broadcom
Antoine L. Andrews
Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion
Symantec Corporation

 

Planning Committee

Bernice Maldonado
CEO and Founder
WorkLife Apparel
Judy Sugiyama
VP of SVDC
Andree Driskell-Grady
Education Chair

Lori Cornmesser Ruiz
President

Monica Garcia
Membership Chair

Amanda Lopez
Chair, Activities & Events

 

ERG Excellence Award
The role of ERGs in today¹s corporate world grows more and more prominent as organizations engage them in meaningful business conversations and charge leadership with utilizing their resources. ERGs, through their efforts in talent and innovation, develop genuine talent pools that mirror the business environment of today and the future, making them critical to an organization¹s success. The ERG Excellence Award recognizes those ERGs who are committed to excellence and support the National Diversity Council¹s vision of creating a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment where individuals are valued for their talents and empowered to reach their fullest potential.

Nominate
The deadline is Friday, September 5th, 2014

 

Sponsorship Opportunities available, please contact Jacob Tadesse at jacob.tadesse@nationaldiversitycouncil.org

 

Register — $80

Register
A $3 processing fee will be charged to all registrations