Inspiring Change Conference and Awards Ceremony 2022
Wednesday 6 July 2022
The Inspiring Change Conference 2022 will bring together a range of inspirational speakers from diverse backgrounds, includingi ndustry stakeholders, and representatives from a wide range of sectors.
The conference will share client expectations and good practice from within the construction industry and beyond to advance the understanding of the business and societal benefits of developing a culture of Fairness, Inclusion and Respect within the workplace. Attendees will be able to network with 300 like-minded professionals.
The fourth Inspiring Change Conference will incorporate the Inspiring Change Awards, now in their sixth year, which highlight and reward organisations within the construction and infrastructure sector that have created more inclusive cultures in their workplaces, education, and the community.
Creating a company culture that attracts and retains people from diverse backgrounds is increasingly on the business agenda for many senior leaders. We will be confirming a host of speakers who will provide the latest thinking as well as challenge current working practices.
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Who should attend?
The Inspiring Change Conference will bring together those who can influence culture change within their organisation - Directors and senior Managers, such as Chief Executives, leaders in Business Improvement and Business Development, Supply Chain and Procurement, HR & EDI Managers, Community Engagement, FIR Ambassadors and advocates on Diversity and Inclusion, and those who want to learn!
Baroness Ruby McGregor Smith, author of Race in the Workplace
Mark Reynolds, CEO and Chairman of Mace and Chair of the CLC Skills Taskforce
The Rt Hon, The Lord Blunkett
Chi Onwura, MP
Sarah Beale, Chief Executive, CITB
Keith Waller, Senior Adviser to Infrastructure and Projects Authority, HM Treasury
Val Shawcross, London Deputy Mayor for Transport
David Poole, Executive Director, Commercial & Procurement for Highways England
Caroline Dinenage MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Women, Equalities and Family Justice
Loraine Martins, MBE, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Network Rail