September
27

NGLCC Global UK | EU Summit

September 27, 2018
to September 28, 2018

For more information, please email our NGLCC Global team at [email protected].
 

Are you an LGBTI business owner? Register here!

Other attendees should contact [email protected] to register.

Join the Global Division of the U.S. National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC Global) as well as LGBTI-owned businesses and corporate partners for the first-ever NGLCC Global UK | EU Summit!

NGLCC Global is proud to partner with Series Q to present the inaugural NGLCC Global UK | EU Summit to be held in London, England from September 27-28, 2018. This Summit follows five successful years of regional summits throughout the Americas, all spearheaded by NGLCC Global in partnership with its global affiliate network.

The NGLCC Global UK | EU Summit will bring together leaders and experts from corporations, entrepreneurship, global economic development, government, civil society, and academia. Through innovative programming and networking, the Summit will strengthen the ecosystem that supports the advancement of economic and social development of LGBTI entrepreneurs and the LGBTI community at large, in Europe and around the world.

The Summit will provide delegates an opportunity to share best practices, meet with corporate leaders who seek to do business with diverse-owned companies and identify and address any barriers to the overall success of the global LGBTI business community.

Are you an LGBTI business owner? Register here!

Other attendees should contact [email protected] to register.

This event will be catered toward the following professionals:

  • LGBTI and diverse business owners
  • Corporate Supplier Diversity professionals
  • Corporate Diversity & Inclusion professionals
  • LGBTI community leaders and civil society organizations
  • Local business leaders
  • Members of the economic development community
  • Members of the government who advance the rights of LGBTI people
 

For more information, please contact [email protected] or 202.234.9181. Download a shareable informational flyer here. 

Prices reflect per person rates. Registrations are audited to ensure registration type accuracy.

REGISTERED TYPE
DESCRIPTION
Regular Registration
April 28 - September 21
CORPORATION
 
 
Corporate Partner
Corporation that is a corporate partner of the NGLCC
$350 / £265
Corporate Non-Partner
Corporation that is not currently a corporate partner of the NGLCC
$400 / £305
SMALL BUSINESS    
NGLCC Certified LGBTBE, NGLCC Registered International Supplier, or Series Q Member Small business who is currently certified through NGLCC as an LGBTBE or small business that is currently registered through NGLCC as an International LGBT Supplier as well as members of Series Q Small Business registration covered by generous sponsorship from an NGLCC corporate partner. RSVP HERE!
Small Business (Non-affiliated) Small business who is not NGLCC certified, a registered international supplier, or a member of Series Q Small Business registration covered by generous sponsorship from an NGLCC corporate partner. RSVP HERE!
OTHER
 
 
Government Agency
Attendee who works for a government agency.
$400 / £305
Non-Community Partner NGO
Attendee who works for a Nonprofit Organization
$200 / £150

 

NGLCC Global is proud to partner with Series Q to present the inaugural NGLCC Global UK | EU Summit in London, England from September 27-28, 2018, with Presenting Sponsors Barclays and EY, and also supported by GSK, Accenture, and Weil Law Firm. This Summit follows five successful years of regional summits throughout the Americas, all spearheaded by NGLCC Global in partnership with its global affiliate network.

The Summit will bring together leaders and experts from corporations, entrepreneurship, global economic development, government, civil society, and academia. Through innovative programming and networking, the Summit will strengthen the ecosystem that supports the advancement of economic and social development of LGBTI entrepreneurs and the LGBTI community at large, in Europe and around the world. The Summit will provide delegates an opportunity to share best practices, meet with corporate leaders who seek to do business with diverse-owned companies and identify and address any barriers to the overall success of the global LGBTI business community.

 

Thursday, September 27 | Summit Day 1

Time

 

Title

Location

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

 

Registration & Networking

Tea, coffee, and snacks will be provided.

Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place 
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

 

Welcome Remarks

Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

 

Keynote

Speaker: Justin Nelson, NGLCC Co-Founder & President

Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  

Roundtable: NGLCC Global, WEConnect International, and MSDUK

Three global organizations speak to the power and innovation when corporates engage diverse-owned companies throughout their supply chain. NGLCC Global and MSDUK will sign an MOU and discuss the MOU and the existing partnership between NGLCC and WEConnect International.

Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK

4:15 PM - 5:30 PM 

 

Business Meets Parliament (organized and presented by Barclays)

This session will provide a space for corporations, Parliamentarians and policy-makers, and diverse-owned businesses (LGBTI, women, and ethnic minorities) to discuss Supplier Diversity. The panel will discuss the policy implications, challenges, and benefits for corporations in regards to supplier diversity as well as the services and ingenuity that diverse-owned businesses bring.

Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM   Evening Reception Barclays Bank
2 Churchill Place
Canary Wharf, London E14 5RB, UK

Friday, September 28 | Summit Day 2

 

Time

 

Title

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM   Registration & Networking

Tea, coffee, and snacks will be provided.

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

 

Welcome Remarks

Speaker: Phil Crehan, NGLCC Global Director

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

 

Keynote: "Setting the Scene, Creating an Ecosystem of Business and Supplier Inclusion"

Speaker: Justin Nelson, NGLCC Co-Founder & President

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Panel: Scaling Up Supplier Diversity: Engaging LGBTI Business Owners

Speakers: Harvey Butler, Barclays; Theresa Harrison, EY; Nedra Dickson, Accenture, Denise Gatling, GSK

Moderator: Maggie Berry, WEConnect International

Supplier Diversity professionals will discuss the value of supplier diversity and to articulate the challenges, entry points, and needs to scale-up LGBTI supplier diversity in London and Europe. This will be a chance to draw upon best practices for supplier diversity among other social dimensions (gender, race & ethnicity, and more).

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

 

Panel: LGBTI-Owned Businesses and Entrepreneurs 

A conversation on the challenges and advantages that LGBTI business owners face, as well as the ingenuity they bring to their fields.

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM  

Working Lunch

Speaker: Lisa Martin, GSK Chief Procurement Officer

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

 

Tea & Coffee Break

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 

Breakout Session: Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace

Moderator: Tyler Brent, NGLCC Global Program Manager

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 

Breakout Session: LGBTI Business & Economics - Perspectives from Research

Speakers: Dr. Luke Fletcher, Aston University; Felicity Daly, OutRight Action International; Morgane Donse, Government Equalities Office

Moderator: Phil Crehan, NGLCC Global Director

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  

Breakout Session: Leveraging a Global Network of LGBTI Chambers of Commerce - A Discussion with the NGLCC Global Network

Moderator: Sabrina Kent, NGLCC Chief of Staff

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  

Breakout Session: Intersectionality & Diversity in the LGBTI Community

Speakers: Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, UK Black Pride; Sebastian Rocca, Micro Rainbow International

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM  

Matchmaking

Bringing together corporations and LGBTI-owned businesses in a coordinated effort to provide mentoring and potential business opportunities.

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK
5:30 PM - 5:45 PM  

Closing Remarks

Speaker: Chance Mitchell, NGLCC Co-Founder & CEO

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Closing Reception

EY Offices
6 More London Riverside
London SE1 2DA, UK

 

For information on becoming a sponsor, please email our NGLCC Global team at [email protected].

Presenting Sponsor

             

Corporate Partner

         

Conference Partner

Community Partner

             

          

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