Managing Relationships Between
HR & Diversity Departments

Sept. 13 Agenda

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9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Networking Session

10:00 a.m.–10:05 a.m. Opening Remarks
Luke Visconti, CEO, DiversityInc

10:05 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Should Diversity Report to HR?
Dr. Rohini Anand, Senior Vice President and Global Chief Diversity Officer, Sodexo

10:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Working Collaboratively With HR (Recruitment & Talent Development)
Steve Bucherati, Chief Diversity Officer, The Coca-Cola Company

11:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. HR & Legal—Setting Goals
Donna Johnson, Chief Diversity Officer, MasterCard Worldwide

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Navigating Large Organizations
Cindy Brinkley, Vice President, Global Human Resources, General Motors

12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch With Organizational-Development Expert

1:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. HR, Diversity & Mentoring
Dana Foote, Partner, KPMG

1:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. HR, Diversity & Resource Groups
Pedro Suriel, Senior Executive, Accenture

2:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. HR & Communications
Karyn Twaronite, Partner, Chief Diversity Officer, Ernst & Young

2:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m. What HR Really Needs to Succeed
Steven Baert, Vice President, Human Resources, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m. Panel: Best Practices on Building Synergy Between Diversity Departments and HR

3:45 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Luke Visconti


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