Hilton Garden Inn Chicago MIdway Airport
Tuesday, April 26th
Sports Institute on Diversity and Inclusion
This is the only institute in the country specifically tailored to diversity in college and professional sports.
8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast and Check-In
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Implicit Bias/Diversity Awareness Training
Developing in-depth methods of evaluating workplace climate
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Developing avenues to discuss racial and cultural sensitivity and enhancing communication and interaction with staff members, student-athletes and the external community.
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Talent Management and Hiring
Recruiting diverse candidates for staff, coaching and and senior level positions in the sports organization.
12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch w/ Guest Speaker
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Brand Management and Concept Development
Showing commitment to diversity through marketing and exploring engagement strategies with diverse players and fans.
Registration: $435 per person*
*includes Institute materials, meals and recruitment handbook