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Take Your Organisation's Women's Employee Resource Group to the Next Level

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Let's do more to bring meaningful learning to the women in our organizations in China. This afternoon session will be an incredible opportunity for female committee members of their organizations women’s employee resource group (ERG) to sit together, share ideas and reflect on how they can have a bigger impact across their organization. Participants from organizations representing a cross section of industries will learn what others are doing and spotlight the initiatives they’re most proud of. While we’ll focus on the China context, we’ll also look at what leading global companies are doing and how they’re leveraging ERGs to inform business strategy. Led by Em Roblin, founder of Circles2, a firm that designs and delivers programs to increase the individual and organizational impacts of women, participants will actively engage in meaningful discussion and walk out the door with new friendships and new ideas. The session will be delivered in English, with Chinese encouraged in discussions and activities.

Workshop Flow:
1:30-2:00 Registration and Arrival
2:00-4:30 Interactive, Hands-On Workshop for Women ERG heads
4:30-6:00 Insights Sharing and Discussion 

Event Details

Event Date
Wed 30 Aug 2017
2:00 PM
Event End Date
Wed 30 Aug 2017
6:00 PM
Registration Start Date
Sun 1 Jan 2017
12:00 AM
Country China
Venue Beijing Marriott Hotel Northeast
Delivered by Em Roblin | Circles2
Individual Price US$500.00
Target Audience Female committee members of their organization’s women’s employee resource group
Speaker Profile

Em has been based in Beijing for a decade and has been working regionally in Asia since she founded Circles2 (formerly LEAP) in 2010. Em is focused on developing female leaders, and works both within organizations to support strategic Diversity and Inclusion projects to attract, retain and advance talent as well as with professional women to be their best selves both in and out of work. She started Inner Circles, a program to build the capacity of professional women, currently running in several cities around China. Em has worked with Fortune 500 companies from a range of industries including financial services, technology, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, consumer products, and more. She has been invited as a guest lecturer at several notable universities including Peking University, Tsinghua University, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, INSEAD, University of California and was recipient of the Ernst & Young Women in Business Inspiration Leadership Award in 2011.

Em is happily married with three kids. She's famous for her authentic approach to the integration of work and life -- and as a jetsetting mom-baby duo. She stays active whether it's through marathons or as a hobbyist aerobics instructor. She is Canadian.

Key Takeaways
  • Learn what other companies are doing in China in their women employee resource groups (ERGs)
  • Share your company initiatives and get specific feedback and fresh insights
  • Look at how to position your women’s ERG as a strategic partner to your organizations business
  • Reflect on where your resource group is and map out some new ideas to take back to your organization
  • Put your leadership capabilities into action by facilitating the insights sharing portion of the day with invited guests
  • Meet and build relationships with women from different industries
Training Format 1/2 Day
Time Zone Asia/Hong_Kong
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