Speaking Engagement

Race, Racism & Privilege

2015 Philadelphia Diversity and Leadership Conference

Philadelphia, PA

Blank Rome Partner and Chief Officer for Diversity and Inclusion Christopher A. Lewis will be speaking on the “Race, Racism & Privilege” panel at the National Diversity Council’s 2015 Philadelphia Diversity and Leadership Conference on September 1, 2015, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue.

In addition to the panel presentation, Mr. Lewis will be a recipient of the National Diversity Council’s 2015 Multicultural Leadership Award, which recognizes individuals of color who have made a difference through their achievements and exemplify the ability to excel in their field.

Blank Rome Partner Laura Vendzules will also be a featured speaker at the conference’s “Diversity Roundtable.” To learn more about Ms. Vendzules presentation, please click here.

The 6th Annual Philadelphia Diversity and Leadership Conference will afford organizations the opportunity to explore tools and resources necessary to build diverse workforces and remain competitive on the global stage. The event will also provide a valuable opportunity for individuals to network together and grow in their knowledge of diversity and leadership, which can be utilized to craft long and distinguished careers. Speakers and various panel sessions will also offer a unique perspective on a plethora of topics, including the creation of a diverse workforce, essential leadership skills, personal branding, and diversity and inclusion best practices.

To learn more or to register to attend, please click here.