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Standing Together Conference: Collective Approach to Safe Workplaces

  • Executive Royal Hotel Calgary 2828 23 Street Northeast Calgary, AB T2E 8T4 Canada (map)

The Standing Together conference is a collective approach to safe workplaces. The conference will bring together a community of businesses, scholars, social services agencies and government to share and learn advances in understanding, preventing and managing workplace racism, discrimination, bullying and harassment. The one day conference will discuss the economic, social and societal damage caused by adverse workplace practices as well as examine the profound implications of global events on workplace norms and cultures.The conference will give voice to those who have been affected and a forum for those impassioned by this emerging malice.


SPEAKERS:

Dr. Lori Campbell, Norquest College. Topic: Psychological Safety in the Workplace

Dr. Sandy Hershcovis, University of Calgary. Topic: Witness Reactions in Workplace Aggression

Provisional Psychologist Derrick Shirley. Topic: I Am A Racist

Michael Gottheil, Commissioner, Alberta Human Rights Commission. Topic: To Be Announced

PANELISTS:

University of Calgary

WorleyParsons

ATB Financial

OTHER SPEAKERS: To Be Announced