Wednesday, 04. November 2020, Green Park Conference Centre, RIBA South-South East (Reading) - Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: policy, strategy and delivery in business

from 04. November 2020 - 14:00 till 16:30

Green Park Conference Centre

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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: policy, strategy and delivery in business

Diversity and Inclusion relies on the principle of equity, is underpinned by legislation and delivers social and business value. This interactive seminar will enhance your understanding of ED&I whilst also providing greater awareness of its legal and business case and will help you identify tools to review and update your strategy and discuss initiatives for impact.  
This session will provide an introductory overview which will enable you to make a difference within the context of both small and large organisations. Providing an improved understanding of the tripartite nature - knowledge, behavior and attitude, you will be able to explore and prioritise actions and identify a pathway to measurable and sustained improvement. In detail, this seminar will discuss: 

 UK Equalities legislation; the implication for individuals and businesses 

Business value and wider benefits 

Inclusive leadership 

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Assessing your context 

Unconscious Bias 

Formulating a strategy  


Difficult conversations and workplace culture 

Speaker: Teri Okoro, TOCADr Teri Okoro is director of TOCA, a design and project management consultancy. Dual qualified as an architect and chartered project professional, she is a fellow of both RIBA and APM, the Chartered Body for the Project Profession. Teri sits on the Diversity and Inclusion Panel of the Construction Industry Council and has over twenty years’ experience of leading on diversity and inclusion in practice and strategically at board level. An inclusion influencer and strategic change advocate, she authored APM’s thought leadership paper on diversity and inclusion as well as writing and presenting extensively in the UK and internationally.  

 Core Curriculum Topics

Architecture for social purpose

Business, clients and services

Legal, regulatory and statutory compliance

Terms and Conditions (PAYG) 

Cancellations are acceptable in writing up to 10 working days of the event, please contact regional office for cancellation requests
Substitutes are permitted at any time*, please contact regional office for substitution requests
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