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March 20, 2024

Meaningful Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) - Panel Session

Panel Discussion
Maintenance Stage

In today's globalised world, workplace diversity is essential for organisations to remain competitive and thrive. A diverse workforce can bring fresh perspectives, innovative ideas, and a range of skills and experiences that can help organisations stay agile and adaptable in the face of change. However, simply having a diverse workforce is not enough. To fully leverage the benefits of diversity, organisations must also foster a culture of inclusion, where every employee feels valued, respected, and supported. In this panel, we will explore the challenges and opportunities people leaders are facing when building a culture of belonging in the workplace, with a focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Our panellists will share their experiences and insights on:

  • Best practices for creating an inclusive workplace
  • Strategies for recruiting, hiring, and retaining a diverse workforce
  • Promoting equity and fairness in the workplace
  • Creating an inclusive culture where everyone feels empowered to contribute their best

Our panellists will also discuss how organisations must can DEI initiatives, and the importance of engaging employees at all levels in creating a more inclusive workplace. We will explore how organisations can measure the impact of their DEI efforts, and the benefits of creating a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace for employees, customers, and the broader community.


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion


Melinda Clarke
Melinda Clarke

Product Owner, Maintenance Planning, Woodside Accelerator

Woodside Energy

Amy Copley
Amy Copley


Allies for True Change

Samreen Rahman
Samreen Rahman

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