2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity-Archive



“Creating a Level Playing Field for Women”

New York, New York • February 23-24, 2017

The premier executive forum for gender diversity globally

a project of the GlobeWomen Research & Education Institute

Photos of the 2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity

  • From left: Patricia Gonzalez (Global Board Director, PwC Mexico); Irene Natividad (Summit President); and Eve Ellis (Co-Founder, MatterHorn Group at Morgan Stanley) participate in a panel.
  • Summit President Irene Natividad (center) speaks during panel.
  • Eugene Kelly, VP of Global Diversity and Inclusion, Colgate-Palmolive Co. (USA), speaks at the Colloqium.
  • Participants listen to a presentation from Eugene Kelly of Colgate-Palmolive Co. (USA)
  • Sharyl Battles (VP of Communications and Diversity Strategy, Pitney Bowes) moderates dinner roundtable "Will Technology 'Disrupt' and Transform HR & Diversity Practice?"
  • Participants during the 2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity
  • Participants during Eve Ellis' (Matterhorn Group Co-Founder, Morgan Stanley) presentation.
  • Participants during Gloria Lorenzo's (Senior Director of International Solutions, Oracle) presentation.
  • "Bridging Millennials with Boomers: Why Reverse-Mentoring is win-Win" panel during the 2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity.
  • Wendy Lewis (Global Chief Diversity Officer & VP of Global Community Engagement, McDonalds Corp.) speaking at the 2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity

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Session Topic

Speaker and Presentation

Where the Pay Gap Starts: The McKinsey/Lean-in Report

Elizabeth Hioe
Partner, McKinsey & Company, and Leader, All In: McKinsey Global Women’s Initiative
Ursula Schwarzenbart
Head of Talent Development and Chief Diversity Officer, Daimler (Germany)
 Ursula Schwarzenbart
Irene Natividad
President, Global Summit of Women
Irene Natividad

Towards a Multi-Generational Workforce: Taking Gender Out of Leave Policies

Yrthya Dinzey-Flores
Executive Director, CSR and Diversity, Cultural Investments, Time Warner
 Yrthya Dinzey-Flores
Deb DeHaas
Vice Chairman and Chief Inclusion Officer, Deloitte
 Debbie de Haas

Roundtable Reports on Technology’s Impact on HR & Diversity Practice

Elizabeth Nieto
Vice President, Global Diversity & Inclusion Metlife
Lindsay-Rae McIntyre
Vice President, Human Resources, and Chief Diversity Officer, IBM
 photo lindsay-rae
Gloria Lorenzo
Senior Director, Software Development, Oracle (Spain)

Beyond ‘Mad Men’: Moving Towards Diversity in Advertising

Michael Fanuele
Chief Creative Officer, General Mills
Nancy Hill
President and CEO, American Association of Advertising Agencies
Yrthya Dinzey-Flores
Executive Director, CSR and Diversity, Cultural Investments, Time Warner
 Yrthya Dinzey-Flores

Diversity in the Boardroom: An Update

Patricia Gonzalez
Global Board Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers (Mexico)
Irene Natividad
Chair, Corporate Women Directors International
Eve Ellis
Co-Founder, Matterhorn Group, Morgan Stanley

Bridging Millennials with Boomers: Why Reverse Mentoring is a Win-Win

Marsha Jones
Executive Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, PNC Financial Services
 Marsha Jones
Peter Church
Senior Vice President, Human Capital, United Health Group
 Peter Church
Yau Cheng
Director – Head of Americas, Diversity & Inclusion BNY Mellon
 Yau Cheng
Lesley Slaton-Brown
Chief Diversity Officer, HP Inc.

Women CEOs—Leading in Diverse Cultures

Mardia van der Walt Niehaus
Former CEO, T-Systems South Africa; SVP, International Sales & Solutions, Deutsche Telekom (South Africa)
 Mardia Niehaus
Irene Natividad
Chair, Corporate Women Directors International
Irene Natividad
Nicole Reich de Polignac
CEO, BNP Paribas Mexico
 Nicole Reich de Polignac

Ensuring Diversity as a Priority During Corporate Transitions (Mergers, Re-Structurings, Shifts in Business Models)

Kimberly Admire
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, SAIC
 Kim Admire
Maria Arias
Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion, Comcast
 Maria Arias
Wendy Lewis
Global Chief Diversity Officer & Vice President, Community Engagement, McDonald’s
 Wendy Lewis
Lynette Mayne
Former CEO, Lend Lease (Australia)

Looking Back at the 2016 Colloquium on Global Diversity

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