Empowering Employee Networks Online Conference

26 March - 08:40 to 17:25 (GMT)

Bringing together organisations looking to maximize the value and impact of their employee networks. Book now to save £20!

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The 4th annual d&i Leaders Empowering Employee Networks Online Conference brings together 300+ heads of diversity, inclusion and HR, along with employee network and resource group chairs and members, looking for practical help to maximize the value and impact of their employee networks.

With 20+ speakers and a unique online CPD accredited programme featuring one-to-one interviews; case studies; Q&A panel sessions and online networking, we are sure you will be inspired to make a difference in your own organisation.

Cannot attend live all day? All talks are recorded so you can revisit or view at a time convenient to you, wherever you are based!

Book your place now! Group discounts available.

d&i Leaders Club

In-house D&I and HR related professionals, along with Employee Network Members, are invited to join the
d&i Leaders Club – a network of 15,000+ people!

Membership is free and will give you a 5% discount off your online conference place and a whole host of other networking and educational opportunities.

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Our 2024 expert speakers include

Justin Placide

Co-chair, Faith & Minority Ethnic Network & The Civil Service Race Forum

Department for Energy Security and Net Zero

Dr Julie Humphreys

Group Head of Diversity & Inclusion


Ali Beresford

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Manager, UK & Ireland


Adam Sunderland

Head of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, former Chair, Proud Network


Marcia Williams

Equity & Inclusion Director

Channel 4

Annette Moody

Group IT Governance Director & Co-chair, sercoUnlimited

Serco Group

Tim Macavoy

Head of Product

Radius Networks

Bola Adesina

Future of Work Programme Manager, DEI Adviser & Founder & Co-Chair, Culture Club

Legal & General

Winnie Annan-Forson

Head of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Royal Mail

Carlos Conceicao

Partner & Co-Chair, UK Inclusion Committee

Clifford Chance

Cherron Inko-Tariah MBE

Founder and Consultant

The Power of Staff Networks

Suzanna Bailey

Procurement Manager & Chair, enABLE

Royal Mail

Nina Goswami

Head of Inclusion UK

Clifford Chance

Fiona McAllister

Senior Lawyer Compliance & Co-chair, 4Womxn ERG Group

Channel 4

Natasha Whitehurst

Global Inclusion Lead


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Conference kindly sponsored by

Topics being explored at the 2024 conference include

  • Networks past, present and future and their role in shaping D&I strategy
  • Aligning multiple networks and staying on message within a limited budget
  • How employee networks, allies and sponsors can practically demonstrate their commitment to working together
  • Creating networks with a sound, sustainable structure
  • Elevating and galvanising your employee networks
  • Networks facilitating open conversations and accelerating change
  • What it means to bring your whole self to work
  • Harnessing passion to establish a clear network purpose
  • Creating safe and inclusive networks for all diverse voices
  • The network leader balancing act – upskilling leaders, communication tips, setting boundaries
  • Networks supporting leaders and driving the D&I agenda

300+ organisations took part in our 2023 conference

Online conference supported by

What attendees say about our events...

“Disruptive, informative, thought provoking”

Global Director of D&I

“The event was rich in content and very insightful”

D&I Manager
Institution of Engineering & Technology

“Excellent, thought provoking and inspiring”

Head of HR

“Good, informative conference”

EDI Lead
Metropolitan Thames Valley

“There is nothing available like I have learned here! Brilliant”

Head of HR Operations
Aldermore Bank

“Energetic, informative and engaging”

Regional Resourcing Manager
Nuffield Health

“Really well organised, structured with some very insightful and moving speakers”

Talent and Acquisition
Mott MacDonald

“Engaging, interesting and thought provoking”

HR Generalist
Spence & Partners

“Very good and informative”

D&I Manager

“Excellent. Extremely powerful speakers and thought provoking”

D&I Officer

“Interesting, informative and helpful”

Head of Customer Experience
Royal London

“First time in attendance and thoroughly enjoyed it”

Head of HR
Network Rail

“Thought provoking – thank you!”

EDI Manager
London Borough of Hillingdon

“Very interesting and informative – really enjoyed the event”

Business Design & Engagement Lead
National Crime Agency