LGBTQ+ Workplace Culture Summit
Presented by One Iowa and OutNebraska, this new event provides resources and networking opportunities for employers and LGBTQ+ employees to cultivate safe and inclusive workplaces. Employers will learn more about the LGBTQ+ community, how to make more inclusive policies, and retain LGBTQ+ talent.
Thursday, Oct 3, 2019
Metropolitan Community College
12:30pm - 4:45pm with post summit reception
Topics covered will include:
- Best Practices for LGBTQ+ Employment and Workplace Policy
- Strategies for Creating Inclusive Spaces for Non-Binary Employees
- LGBTQ+ Terminology and General Knowledge
- The Business Case for LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the Workplace
The summit keynote speaker is Eli Rigatuso, an activist, video producer, and public speaker with more than 30 years of experience. Eli recently received the 2019 Heartland Youth Pride Marsha P. Johnson Change Maker Award for his contributions to the Omaha LGBTQ+ community and visibility as a transgender person. He often talks to local businesses and employers about inclusion and LGBTQ+ visibility in the workplace.