Greater Baltimore Committee to host first Bridging the Gap Summit

The Daily Record: Greater Baltimore Committee to host first Bridging the Gap Summit

By Daily Record Staff

Aug. 28, 2019

Dr. Steve RobbinsThe Greater Baltimore Committee will hold its first Bridging the Gap Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit Oct. 21 at the SMC Campus Center at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, 621 Lombard St.

The event will feature nationally recognized expert Steve Robbins, who has assisted major corporations, including Disney, Walmart and Microsoft, address such issues in the workplace.

The event will bring together majority, minority and women- owned businesses and civic organizations to learn about and discuss effective strategies to help businesses, institutions and other organizations in the region initiate or accelerate efforts to be more diverse, equitable and inclusive in the workplace.

Robbins, the event’s keynote speaker, is the founder and owner of S.L. Robbins and Associates, a consulting firm on human behavior issues and the author of the book “What If? Short Stories to Spark Diversity Dialogue.”

Robbins’ speech for the event is titled “Your Brain is Good at Inclusion…Except when It’s Not.” His presentation will be followed by two concurrent workshops and a networking reception.

Register for the event here.

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