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2019 Managing Partners' Diversity Initiative Annual Meeting

his event is free and open to the public but requires registration.

WHEN:

Thursday, October 10, 2019

7:30am - 11:30am

WHERE:

Columbus Bar Association

175 South Third Street

Columbus, Ohio 43215

HOST(S):

Columbus Bar Association Managing Partners’ Diversity Initiative

DESCRIPTION:

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

9:00-9:15am: Break

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 kari@cbalaw.org.

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