Equality Law at Work 2020

9 December – London

The only conference for employers wanting to make their workplaces a fair environment and comply with the law.

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Please note this event was scheduled to take place on 31 March. Due to the evolving situation around COVID-19, the conference has been rescheduled to 9 December in London. All attendees have been notified and speakers reconfirmed for the new date. If you would like to contact us to discuss your booking or have any questions about the event, please email info@sircula.com or call 020 8650 4400. You are able to make bookings for the new date online. We look forward to welcoming you in December. 

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The only conference designed for diversity, inclusion, HR, wellbeing and employee relations professionals exploring the practical implementation of employment equality law in the UK.

With 17 speakers and a unique one-day CPD accredited programme featuring legal experts, employer case studies and panel discussions, we are sure you will leave inspired to make a difference in your own organisation.

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Hear from 17 expert speakers including

Simi Dubb

Group Head of Talent, Development & Inclusion

British American Tobacco

Alastair Pringle

Executive Director, Scotland and Corporate Delivery

Equality & Human Rights Commission

Sam Smethers

Chief Executive

Fawcett Society

Paul McFarlane

Chambers & Partners Minority Lawyer of the Year 2019 and Legal Director


Julie Dennis

Head of Diversity and Inclusion


Emma Codd

Global Special Advisor on Inclusion


Rachel Reese


Global Butterflies

Laith Dilaimi


Old Square Chambers

Homa Wilson


Hodge Jones and Allen Solicitors

Mark Lomas

Head of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

High Speed Two (HS2)

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Topics being explored at the 2020 conference include

  • How might Brexit affect equality law?
  • 10 years since the Equality Act, what progress has been made and what more needs to be done?
  • Gender and ethnicity pay gap reporting – meaningful actions and strategies to reduce the gap
  • A look at the government’s proposed new plans for NDA’s and what this means for businesses
  • What should employers be doing to create a work environment that is free from sexual harassment?
  • Disability and mental health discrimination – the legal framework
  • Religion and belief discrimination – creating a safe faith friendly workplace
  • Equality law and transgender rights in the workplace
  • What is Positive Action in the workplace

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

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This event is CPD accredited



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