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Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference

The Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference is a full-day educational event held annually and attended by over 500 individuals. The conference spotlights initiatives and promotes best practices for diversity and inclusion. It provides practical tools and resources that attorneys need to further career growth and meet organizational diversity goals. The conference also presents programs designed to help legal employers build a more inclusive workplace and teaches them how to take advantage of greater opportunities to develop leadership.

 

Registration opens April 15, 2014

Honorary Co-chairs

Ricardo A. Anzaldua
Executive Vice President
& General Counsel
MetLife, Inc.

 

Brackett B. Denniston III
Senior Vice President,
Secretary & General Counsel
General Electric Company

 

Jane Sherburne
General Counsel
and Corporate Secretary
BNY Mellon

Conference Agenda

7:30 AM -
9:00 AM

Registration

9:00 AM -
10:30 AM

Opening Plenary Session

10:30 AM -
11:00 AM

Networking Break

  Talent Optimization Global Diversity & Inclusion Inclusive Leadership & Management
11:00 AM -
12:30 PM
101 201 301
12:30 PM -
2:30 PM

General Counsel Forum

2:30 PM -
4:00 PM
102 202 302
4:00 PM -
4:30 PM

Networking Break

4:30 PM -
6:00 PM
103 203 303
6:00 PM -
7:00 PM

Closing Reception

To submit a program idea for the Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference
please click the buton below:

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Hotel & Travel Information

A limited block of rooms are available at a special conference rate starting at $189 through June 22, 2014. For reservations, call 1-800-HILTONS and indicate you are attending MCCA’s 2014 Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference to receive the special rate. 

American Airlines is the official airline of MCCA’s Pathways Conference. To receive a 5% discount on flights to the Washington DC area (IAD, DCA & BWI) from July 21st-28th simply provide the following discount codes.

On-line Reservations enter: 6874DF
Call-in Reservations:  A6874DF

Please note that air fare and hotel charges are not included in the conference registration fee.

 

Cancellations & Substitutions

All cancellations must be received in writing; telephone cancellations will not be accepted. Cancellations received in writing before July 1, 2014 will be fully refunded minus a $65.00 administrative fee. Individuals canceling in writing after July 1st but prior to July 21st will receive a full credit towards attendance to MCCA’s 2016 Pathways (only monies paid for the 2014 Pathways will be credited; after applying credit, any balance due is the responsibility of the registrant). Credits will be processed after the conference. An organization may substitute one paid participant for another. Cancellations and requests for substitutions should be submitted to pathways@mcca.com.

Financial Hardship Policy

MCCA, at its discretion, may reduce or waive the conference fee for any attorney, member or non-member, who wishes to attend the conference, but for whom the cost would be a financial hardship. Requests for tuition waiver will not be accepted on-site. Requests for tuition waiver, along with an explanation of hardship, must be received in writing at least 21 business days prior to the program. To receive detailed instructions or to submit a request for a fee reduction or waiver e-mail education@mcca.com.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. Click here to download the Sponsorship Prospectus. For more information please contact Aracely Muñoz Petrich at 202-739-5841 or aracelymunozpetrich@mcca.com.

 

Time and Location

The Washington Hilton

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  When
Thursday, July 24, 2014
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
  Where
The Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave.NW
Washington, DC 20009
202-483-3000
  Reservations
A limited block of rooms are available at a special conference rate starting at $189 through June 22, 2014. For reservations, call 1-800-HILTONS and indicate you are attending MCCA's 2014 Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference to receive the special rate.
  Travel Code
American Airlines
AA Code: A6874DF
AA Code for Online Users: 6874DF
Travel Dates: July 21 - 28, 2014
Washington DC Area airports:
(IAD, DCA & BWI)
Discount: 5 %
  Event Airline
American Airlines
  #MCCAPATHWAYS

 

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