MEDIA ADVISORY - SHRM Partners with U.S. Department of State: U.S. Foreign Policy Discussion with 100 Diversity, Inclusion Leaders

Jun 6, 2012
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SHRM Partners with U.S. Department of State: U.S. Foreign Policy Discussion with 100 Diversity, Inclusion Leaders

Alexandria, Va. – The Society for Human Resource Management is partnered with the U.S. Department of State to bring together 100 diversity and inclusion leaders for the first-ever “Diversity, Inclusion and U.S. Foreign Policy” strategy session. (Twitter: #DIUSFP12) The International Society of Diversity and Inclusion Professionals is also an event partner.

When: June 7, 2012

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: U.S Department of State – Marshall Center

2201 C St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20037
(Enter through the 21st street entrance, between C and D Street)

Who: 100 diversity and inclusion leaders from the leading public organizations, companies, corporations, and universities.

  • 8:45 a.m. EDT – Dr. Ernest Wilson III, Dean of the Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and professor of political science and faculty fellow at the Center on Public Diplomacy, will offer the keynote address at 8:45 a.m. on “Why Diversity is ‘Mission Critical’ for the United States”; and
  • 9:15 a.m. EDT – Judith Heumann, special advisor for international disability rights, and Hannah Rosenthal, special envoy to combat and monitor anti-Semitism, will speak about international advocacy.

Note to reporters: Credentialed media must contact the U.S. Department of State directly to pre-register. Pre-set time for cameras: 8:00 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance. Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:15 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance.

REQUIRED BY SECURITY: Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center); (2) a media-issued photo identification card; or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).

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