Millennial and Gen Z professionals are entering the workforce with a fresh set of priorities. Organizations are now being called on or called out when it comes to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the workforce. This session will provide insight on why most diversity programs fail, and how job seekers, young professionals and employers can create meaningful change and a more equitable future.

Featuring Derede McAlpin, Senior Vice President & Head of Litigation Communications and DEI at LEVICK. Derede serves as head of the litigation communications practice at LEVICK. With more than 20 years of media and communications experience, she represents clients facing high-profile crisis and litigation issues, including regulatory matters, cyber incidents, class actions, corporate scandals, and sexual misconduct allegations, among others.

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