IoD Open House Road Show comes to East of England

IoD Open House Inclusive Business Road Show Comes to East of England in September 2019

Thought-leaders set the standards for the inclusive businesses of the future

Business is for everyone. Diverse companies do not just accept difference, they embrace it. When businesses include a diverse range of perspectives they can see more opportunities and innovate better than they ever have before. UK businesses have made strides in inclusivity, but there is much more work to be done.

The Institute of Directors (IoD) is delighted to bring its showpiece event for business leaders, IoD Open House on the road: Inclusive Business, to the East of England on 25 September 2019 at the Imperial War Museum in Duxford.

At the Inclusive business road show there will be presentations from keynote speakers who are setting the standards for the inclusive businesses of the future. They will demonstrate that a diverse workforce is vital for unlocking opportunities and fuelling growth.

Jaguar Land Rover, Premier Companies and HR software company, Breathe, are the proud sponsors of this year’s event. Their companies’ representatives will speak alongside some of the most respected thought leaders in their fields, including:

Leona Barr-Jones, Chief Operating Officer, Focus7

Marianne Waite, Director, The Valuable 500 Campaign and Inclusive Design Consultant, Omnicom

Richard McKenna, Managing Director, Inclusive Employers

Avivah Wittenberg-Cox, CEO, 20-first

Thomas Duncan Bell, Managing Director, The Kingsman

Laura Bache, Inclusion and Representation Manager, Jaguar

Rosie Parke, Senior Inclusion and Diversity Consultant, Inclusive Employers

Razia Aziz, Director, The Equality Academy

John Blakey, Founder, The Trusted Executive Foundation

Chris Elsey, Senior Consultant, Premier Companies

Bethany Goldsborough, Co-Founder, Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England

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