DIAN Professional Series

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The DIAN Professional Series brings a programme of world class training workshops, delivered in partnership with leading D&I experts and consultants.  With sessions addressing a range of D&I related subjects, designed for different audiences and delivered in markets across the region, members can now:

  • engage a broad range of stakeholders

  • upskill their organisation

  • increase the impact of their D&I efforts

Additionally, thank Marriott very much for hosting all the workshops of DIAN Professional Series 2017!

Programme of Workshops in 2017

The following workshops are being delivered in our 5 key markets across Asia, including: China (Beijing, Shanghai), Hong Kong, India (Bangalore and Mumbai), Japan (Tokyo) and Singapore.

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Click the boxes below to see the event details of the respective session.

China Hong Kong India Japan Singapore

New to DIAN Professional Series?

We have held an Information Session early in the year. If you have missed it, you can listen to the recording>> and download the deck>>.


Exclusive DIAN Member Benefits!

In 2017, we are giving DIAN Members 8 complimentary tickets to share with your colleagues across the region.  Subject to availability, you also have the option of buy additional tickets at a 10% discount.* 

*To ensure fair access to the workshops, tickets are restricted to 2 per workshop per member in the first instance.  However, subject to availability additional tickets may be booked or purchased and we will advise confirmation (or otherwise) 6 weeks prior to the Workshop date. Simply register for the additional tickets you would like on the website or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss options.


Review of DIAN Professional Series 2016





Upcoming Workshop:

Potential Project

Mindfulness @ Work: Focused Mind - Organizational Excellence>>

Shanghai – 12 April




Opportunity to Engage World-Class Consultants


The following leading D&I Consultants are also interested to participate in the DIAN Professional Series in 2017, subject to securing additional corporate engagements in the region.  If you are interested to engage them please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will facilitate the introduction.

Jane Hyun, Author of FLEX and Breaking Bamboo Ceiling. Proposed Workshop in China, Hong Kong and Singapore: Flex: Strategies for Leading Inclusively in a Global Workplace

Michael Kaufman, an author, educator and advisor to the UN, with the expertise in engaging men to promote gender equality. Proposed Workshop in Hong Kong and Japan: Men, Business and the Gender Equality Advantage





Feedback from Participants and Consultants of Series 2016


"The group was extremely engaged and many expressed how exciting, inspiring  and helpful the session was

--- Consultant"

"… provided solid knowledge, advices, tips, practical suggestions and some insights…

--- Participant"

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