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Out & Equal Workplace Advocates Gathers Global Executives for 2012 Global LGBT Workplace Summit

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Out & Equal Workplace Advocates Gathers Global Executives for 2012 Global LGBT Workplace Summit PR Newswire SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2012 - Martina Navratilova to join other notables at event SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2012 Global LGBT Workplace Summit, taking

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Out & Equal Workplace Advocates Gathers
Global Executives for 2012 Global LGBT
Workplace Summit
PR Newswire
SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2012
- Martina Navratilova to join other notables at event
SAN FRANCISCO
,
June 5, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- The 2012 Global LGBT
Workplace Summit, taking place 5-6 July in
London
, will bring together
hundreds of executives from around the world who will share best practices for
building greater equality in the workplace for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and
transgender (LGBT) people and allies.
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates, based in
San Francisco, California
, has
gathered partner organisations from
Italy
,
Denmark
,
India
,
Canada
, and
England
to create a conference where corporate executives, LGBT employees,
human resources professionals, and diversity & inclusion staff can share
practical and engaging ideas that transform workplaces.
IBM is the presenting sponsor for the conference, and Harry van Dorenmalen,
Chairman of IBM Europe, will open the conference on Thursday, 5 July. The
Global LGBT Summit is also sponsored by: Accenture, British Airways, Citi, Eli
Lilly and Company, The Walt Disney Company, Deutsche Bank, Ernst & Young,
Microscoft, Hewlett-Packard, The Advocate, GayStarNews, and Carnival
Corporation.
Partner organisations include: Equal India Alliance, Kaleidoscope International
Diversity Trust of the UK, PARKS of
Italy
, Pride at Work Canada, Q Factor of
Denmark
, and Bailey Balfour Consulting of the UK.
The Global LGBT Workplace Summit will feature dozens of workshops, multiple
opportunities for learning and networking and a Gala Dinner. Dynamic speakers
and panelists include:
John Amaechi
/ Organisational consultant, executive coach and
former NBA basketball star
Martina Navratilova
/ Athlete, author, activist
Jane Hill
/
BBC correspondent
Michael Cashman
/ MEP / Chair of the UK Labour Party's National
Executive Committee
John License
/ VP Sales & Mkt, Marriott Int.
Vladi Luxuria
/ Former MP, Italy
Judy Dlugacz
/ CEO, Olivia Travel
Anna Grodzka
/ Polish Parliament
On Saturday, 7 July, Global LGBT Workplace Summit attendees and guests will
be joining Out & Equal's walking group in the World Pride Parade in
London
. The
contingent will be in the blue section of the parade.
Press interested in covering the Global LGBT Workplace Summit should email
jbaker@outandequal.org for more information and press passes.
Registration for this event ends 20 June
. Detailed information about the
Global LGBT Workplace Summit can be found at
www.GlobalLGBTWorkplaceSummit.org.
Available Topic Experts: For information on the listed experts, click appropriate
link.
Selisse Berry
http://www.profnetconnect.com/selisse_berry
Kevin Jones
https://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=107009
Contact: Judi Baker, Communications Manager
jbaker@outandequal.org
+1-415-694-6514