Webinar Series 2019-20

Pride at Work Canada 2019-20 Webinar Series Schedule

Please note these are our English version webinars only.  Our French language webinars for the 2019-20 schedule will be posted soon. Stay tuned!

All webinars take place on Wednesdays from 12 pm to 1 pm EST. For description details and registration, follow the accompanying links. Webex details will be emailed to you closer to the date for which you registered.

FALL 2019
September
18
Indigenous Gender Diversity

Presenter: Gabriel Castilloux Calderón, Treasurer, Edmonton 2 Spirit Society

Description: Indigenous Gender Diversity will delve into traditional teachings on the diverse roles people of varying genders participated in within their communities. Two-spirit and LGBTQ+ Indigenous workers and job seekers experience many barriers in the workplace. This webinar will cover two-spirit identity, ways we can be more inclusive towards two-spirit people in the workplace, and how to empower the two-spirit community to overcome societal barriers to access resources and supports.

October
16
Gender Diversity in the Era of Big Data

Presenter: Kai Scott, Principle Partner, TransFocus (He/Him)

Description: Recent societal shifts have brought transgender issues to the forefront for companies. In particular, the gender demographic question on forms and surveys with only binary responses of “female” and “male” has surfaced as an important issue to tackle, yet surprisingly complex to solve. The presenter will share key insights from working across many industries with varying needs for gender data about how to balance meaningful changes with practical realities.

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