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28 Feb 2018

Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace – Challenges and Opportunities

Learn from Community Business’ decade of expertise on D&I including developing a successful D&I strategy and the business case

Description

Research has shown that diverse and inclusive workplaces improve employee engagement, drive creativity and innovation, are better at managing risk and ultimately lead to stronger organisational performance. Join this meeting to learn from Community Business’ decade of expertise on D&I -  how to go about developing a successful D&I strategy, the business case, the challenges and what some leading companies are doing in this space. 

Who should attend:

Senior business leaders and managers in corporate affairs/communications, CSR, HR; NGO/SE managers

Practical Information

  • 28.02.18
    6:30pm - 8:30pm HKT
    Add to calendar 28-02-2018 06:30 PM 28-02-2018 08:30 PM Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace – Challenges and Opportunities Learn from Community Business’ decade of expertise on D&I including developing a successful D&I strategy and the business case KPMG Office 10 Chater Road, Central 8/F, Prince’s Building Asia/Hong_Kong
  • KPMG Office
    10 Chater Road, Central 8/F, Prince’s Building
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Event Speakers

  • Tina Arcilla

    Tina Arcilla

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    Senior Manager, Diversity & Inclusion in Asia Network (DIAN), Community Business
    Speaker
  • Florence Chan

    Florence Chan

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    Senior Manager, Programmes & Development, Community Business
    Moderator
  • Pat-Nie Woo

    Pat-Nie Woo

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    Partner, KPMG

Senior Manager, Diversity & Inclusion in Asia Network (DIAN), Community Business

Tina Arcilla

Tina is Senior Manager, based in Hong Kong.  She is responsible for managing the Diversity and Inclusion in Asia Network (DIAN), the leading network of companies and professionals committed to advancing diversity and inclusion in Asia.
Tina was lauded for her student activism and her work on various official and student-led publications when she studied in university. She was also awarded the Gerry Roxas Leadership Award, a national accolade for young leaders in the Philippines.
Prior to joining Community Business, Tina was a corporate governance advocate working with the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) of Philippines. There she managed ICD Fellows membership, updated Professional Directors Programme, developed bespoke board governance tools for a major bank, and helped organise the 2009 OECD Asian Roundtable.
Graduated from the University of Asia and the Pacific in Manila, Philippines, Tina holds a Bachelor degree of Arts in Political Economy.  She is fluent in English.

Senior Manager, Programmes & Development, Community Business

Florence Chan

Florence is Senior Manager, Programmes and Development, based in Hong Kong.  She is responsible for advising, developing and managing consulting and training programmes.
Florence is a United Kingdom qualified solicitor with comprehensive experience in the legal sector.  She studied Law with an interest in human rights and went on to gain experience in human rights, welfare rights, asylum and immigration laws before moving into business immigration, global mobility and employment laws at leading global accounting and consulting firms and law firms.
Over the years, Florence has become increasingly involved with pro bono, corporate social responsibility, and diversity and inclusion.  Her interest in thought leadership, inclusive business practices and employee rights in the workplace has led her to join Community Business. 
Graduated from The University of Essex, Colchester in the United Kingdom, Florence holds a Bachelor degree of Law.  She is native in Cantonese, fluent in English and Mandarin.

Partner, KPMG

Pat-Nie Woo

Pat is a Partner, Business Reporting and Sustainability at KPMG who oversees Corporate Social Responsibility. He is a core member of the KPMG China Steering Committee on Climate Change & Sustainability (“CC&S”) and a member of the KPMG Global CC&S network. Pat has been active for over 10 years in the field of sustainable development in his previous role as a director at Central Textiles.
Pat currently serves on the United Nations Economic & Social Commission for Asia Pacific (UNESCAP) on their Sustainable Business Network Task Force on Banking and Finance. As a member of the market development committee of the Financial Services Development Council (“FSDC”), Pat supports government initiatives to develop a green finance ecosystem. He is a founding member of Hong Kong’s Green Finance Taskforce.
Pat currently serves as the Chairman of the CSR Committee at American Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Energy and Environmental Committee at the British Chamber of Commerce.

Event Location

KPMG Office

10 Chater Road, Central 8/F, Prince’s Building