2002 Colloquium

2002 COLLOQUIUM ON GLOBAL DIVERSITY

‘Creating a Level Playing Field for Women: Maximizing Human Capital in the Global Marketplace’

Washington, D.C. • May 28 – 29, 2002

The premier executive forum for gender diversity globally

Tuesday, May 28

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Dinner Roundtable Discussions: "Meeting the Work/Life Balance for Women Workers"

Discussion Leaders:
Karen Jennings, Senior Executive Vice president for Human Resources, SBC Communications
Margaretta Noonan, Senior Vice President for Global Human Resources, TMP Worldwide

Wednesday, May 29

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM Welcome and Introduction

Irene Natividad, Director, Global Summit of Women
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM "A Current Look at Women Workers"

Presenters:
Cari Dominguez, Chair, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (USA)
Anna Wu, Chair, Equal Opportunity Commission (Hong Kong, SAR)
Diane Sisely, Chief Executive, Equal Opportunity Commission (Victoria, Australia)
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM "The Business Case for Women's Workplace Equity"

Presenters:
John Curley, Former Chairman & CEO, Gannett
Ted Teng, President & COO, Wyndham International
Jocelyn Cote O'Hara, Board Director, Xerox Canada; Northern Trust Ltd. Canada; Manitoba Telecom, Inc.
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM "Ensuring Women's Place in Leadership Succession"

Presenters:
Joyce A. Stearn,Vice President and Corporate Director for Diversity and Compliance, Motorola
Johnna Torsone, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Pitney Bowes
12:15 PM – 2:00 PM "The Cultural Context for Women's Workplace Equity"

Presenters:
Kenneth Morris, President & CEO, The Apercu  Group
Myrtha Casanova, President, European Institute for Managing Diversity (Spain)
Dolly Mokgatle, Executive Director, Eskom Corporation (South Africa)
Patricia Espinoza Torres, President, National Institute for Women (Mexico)
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM "Ensuring Employment Equity and Better Wages for Women"

Presenters:
Nicole Chenier-Cullen, Director-General for Employment Equality of the Human Rights Commission (Canada)
Monica Emerson, Director of Staff Development and Diversity, DaimlerChrysler
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM "Work/Life Balance: Recommendations for Change"

Presenters:
Karen Jennings, Senior Executive Vice President for Human Resources, SBC Communications
Margaretta Noonan, Senior Vice President for Global Human Resources, TMP Worldwide