LGBTQ+ & Allies Reception: Hosted by AIChE Leadership | AIChE

LGBTQ+ & Allies Reception: Hosted by AIChE Leadership

  • Tuesday, October 30 - EDT EDT

    David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Spirit of PIttsburgh Ballroom B
  • Join AIChE and foundation leadership for the 3rd Annual reception for LGBTQ+ members and their allies.

    Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, refreshments, music, and an opportunity to network with other LGBTQ+ & Ally chemical engineers.

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    How can you become a better ally? LGBTQ+ & Allies Inclusion in Engineering will include a presentation and a panel on how to best attract, engage and include LGBTQ+ engineers into your workplace, department or classroom. Strategies will be given for allies of the LGBTQ+ community to better support their colleagues and influence the overall climate.

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    AIChE diversity initiatives

    In 2015, AIChE developed published its Diversity & Inclusion Statement and began developing programming with volunteers for a variety of diversity and inclusion initiatives. Among these are Safe Zone workshops and receptions for LGBTQ+ and allies at both the Annual and Spring meetings. In 2017, we began publishing Featured LGBTQ+ Chemical Engineering Professional blog posts to help showcase LGBTQ+ members contributing to our profession.

    Learn more about AIChE's Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives.

    Join AIChE's LGBTQ+ & Allies online Community at https://www.aiche.org/lgbtqallies

    AIChE® thanks the Founders’ Circle companies and individuals who have contributed for their early leadership and support of programming to foster inclusion in engineering.

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