his event is free and open to the public but requires registration.
Thursday, October 10, 2019
7:30am - 11:30am
Columbus Bar Association
175 South Third Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Columbus Bar Association Managing Partners’ Diversity Initiative
Join us for the 2019 MPDI Annual Meeting! This event will equip attendees with proven tools to increase diversity and build inclusion!
Breakfast and networking will begin at 7:30.
8:00-8:15am: Welcome and Introductions; Connecting to Identify Critical Action Steps, Amy Koorn, President, Columbus Bar Association Board of Governors; William A. Nolan, Chair, Managing Partners Diversity Initiative
8:15-8:40am: Women, Leadership, and Intersectionality: Where Race and Gender Meet in the Legal Industry, Tracie Ransom, Founder, Ransom Strategies Group, LLC, Kansas City, Missouri
9:15-10:05am: Proven Strategies to Increase Diversity and Build Inclusion, Nimesh Patel, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Washington, DC
10:05-10:15am: The New MPDI: A Fresh Look and Higher Function, Kari E. Murphy, Assistant Executive Director, Director of Diversity, Columbus Bar Association
10:15-10:30am: Presentation of Annual MPDI Signatory Survey, Kari E. Murphy, Assistant Executive Director, Director of Diversity, Columbus Bar Association
10:30-10:40am: Bringing it Home: A Preview of CBA D&I Series - Bias Interrupters at Key Moments of Choice, Kari E. Murphy, Assistant Executive Director, Director of Diversity, Columbus Bar Association
10:40-11:10am: Table Talk: How Can We Put These Tools to Work in our Firms, Departments, and Legal Community, William A. Nolan, Chair, Managing Partners Diversity Initiative
11:10-11:30am: Next Steps
Questions? Contact Kari Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org.