Program

 

Thursday June 19th 2014
 
Opening Reception

 
Time:
 
Details
 
Featured speaker:Timothy Broas – United States Ambassador to the Netherlands
 
17:00 - 19:00 Prestigious location in The Hague, The Netherlands

 

Friday June 20th 2014
 
Conference Program:
 
Shell Global Headquarters, The Hague
 
Time:
 
Morning Session
 
Friday June 20th 2014
 
09:00 - 17:00
Registration opens:
 
08:00
Plenary 1
 
09:00 - 10:00Opening & Welcome
 
Opening:
 
09:00 - 9:20Mark Emdin, Master of Ceremony
 
Dick Benschop, President Shell Netherlands
 
Keynote Speakers:
 
09:20 - 09:40Lord Browne, Partner, Riverstone Holdings LLC and former Group Chief Executive, BP
 

Keynote Speakers:
 
09:40 - 10:00Brigadier General Tammy Smith of the United States Army Reserves
 
BREAK
 
10:00 - 10:45Foyer
 
Executive Round Table:
 
10:00 - 11:00 Invitation only
Host: Hugh Mitchell, Chief Human Resources and Corporate Officer, Shell
 
Moderator:Claudia Brind-Woody, Vice President & Managing Director Intellectual Property & Advanced Technology Licensing, IBM
 
Panel 1:
 
10:45 - 12:00Connecting NGO’s with employers in international environments
 
Moderator:Boris Dittrich, Human Rights Watch with the participation of Hivos and Amnesty International
 
Workshop Round 1:
 
Workshop Round 1: choose one workshop per round.
 
Workshop 1:
 
10:45 - 12:00The meaning of ‘Inclusion’: Leveraging other employee networks
 
Moderator: Carol Cameron,EVP HR Global Functions, Shell Global Solutions International BV
 
Workshop 2:
 
10:45 - 12:00Academia: Involving the international academic community in LGBT workplace emancipation
 
Moderator: Isabel Hoving, Diversity Officer, University of Leiden
 
Workshop 3:
 
10:45 - 12:00Building virtual LGBT networks. How to connect with LGBT employees across the globe and stay connected
 
Moderators: Silvy Vluggen & Marijn Pijnenburg
 
  
LUNCH
 
12:00 - 13:20**Also an opportunity for participants to view World Pride Photo Exhibition
 

 

 
Conference Program:
 
Time: Afternoon Session
Workshop Round 2:
 
Choose one workshop per round.
 
Workshop 4:
 
13:30 - 14:45Young @ Workplace Pride
 
Boudewijn Moelenaar(UWV) and Simone Zwaga (PWC) to jointly moderate
 
Workshop 5:
 
13:30 - 14:45Engaging leaders in non LGBT-friendly locations: How to nurture executive sponsors?
 
Moderator:Michel Brouns, Talent Management Lead, Services Sales EMEAR, Cisco
 
Workshop 6:
 
13:30 - 14:45Developing LGBT talent in the workplace: The challenges of developing a global career
 
Moderator: Chinmay Bhatt, Partner McKinsey
 
Workshop 7:
 
13:30 - 14:45The ‘Beta’ element of LGBT workplace Inclusion
 
Moderator: Leon Hombergen, Rijkswaterstaat & TU Delft
 
BREAK
 
14:45-15:00Foyer
 
Plenary 2
 
15:00 -15:10Introduction Workplace Pride Global Benchmark
 
David Pollard,Executive Director Workplace Pride
 
Keynote Speakers:
 
15:10 - 15:30Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs
 
Panel 2:
 
15:30 - 16:30Global leadership in public and private sector LGBT workplace inclusion
 
Moderator: Mark Emdin
 
CLOSING SESSION
 
16:30 - 17:00
Closing Plenary:
 
16:30 - 16:50New members join Workplace Pride
 
Closing of Conference:
 
16:50 - 17:00Hugh Mitchell - Chief HR Officer, Shell
 
Closing Reception
 
17:00 -18:30Foyer
 

 

 
Leadership Award's Dinner
 
Time:
Location
Friday June 20th
 
19:00 - 23:00De Nieuwe Kerk, The Hague, The Netherlands

PLEASE NOTE: For more information about the Leaderships Award’s Dinner after the conference click here