DE&I Forum

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Welcome & Introductions (11:00 - 11:15AM ET)

I. Abbott: Driving Diverse Marketing Talent Through HBCU Partnerships (11:15 - 11:50AM)
In this session, Abbott will share how they are driving diverse early talent in their organization through their participation in the ANA Educational Foundation’s Give the Gift of ANA University Membership Program.  You will also learn how Abbott and Fayetteville State University are working together to inspire the next generation of diverse talent to join the marketing industry by bringing real world marketing challenges to HBCU students in the classroom.

Sean A. McKenzie, Divisional Vice President, Global Marketing & External Affairs Operations, Abbott
Chris Miller, DVP, Global Brand Strategy and Innovation, Abbott
Hamid Abbassi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Marketing, Fayetteville State University

II. Moving towards hybrid with a focus on DE&I (11:50 - 12:45PM ET)
The employer-employee relationship has fundamentally changed. How you communicate with current employees, recruit new staff and compete for the best and most diverse talent will never be the same. Learn how Ally is rethinking the way they ensure inclusivity as they move toward a more hybrid workforce.  

Reggie Willis,
Chief Diversity Officer, Ally

Share Session Debrief & Closing Remarks (12:45 - 1:00PM ET)