Diversity And Inclusion
Driving our business through diversity
Building on our momentum and success from our first summit, our second forum focused on how diversity and inclusion can galvanize and drive measurable business value for an organization. We featured perspectives and best practices from two distinguished groups of panelists, including keynote speaker Andrés T. Tapia.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
8:45 – 9:00 a.m.
- Rino Piazzola
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, AXA Equitable
9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
- Andrés T. Tapia
President, Diversity Best Practices
Andrés Tapia is President of Diversity Best Practices, a preeminent diversity and inclusion think tank and consultancy. He assumed this position on January 11, 2011 after having served as Hewitt’s Chief Diversity Officer and Emerging Workforce Solutions Leader for seven years, where he was responsible for leading the company’s internal and external diversity vision and strategies.
9:45 – 10:45 a.m.
Panel Discussion 1 – Organizations lauded for their diversity efforts that have yielded business value
- Tracey Gray-Walker
Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, AXA Equitable
- Richard Jones
Senior Vice President & Chief Communications Officer, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
- Stephan Klaschka
Stephan Klaschka Consulting, LLC
- Susan Esper
10:45 – 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion 2 – Diversity efforts across AXA Equitable that have yielded business value
- Andrea Nitzan
Executive Vice President, Head of Financial Planning and Analysis
- Stuart Flaum
Managing Director, Special Needs Family Planning, AXA Advisors, LLC
- Eleana Cheng
Vice President, Retail Strategy and Innovation, AXA Advisors, LLC
- Mary Bradach
Vice President, Risk Management, AXA Equitable
AXA Pride (LGBT)
- Fanny Lawren
Pan Asian Resource Council (PARC)
12:00 – 12:15 p.m.
Diversity in Action Part 1: Case Study, AXA Equitable
How AXA Distributors partners with an Employee Resource Group (ERG) to drive business goals
- Mark Scalercio
Senior Vice President, Employer-Sponsored Markets, AXA Equitable
12:15 – 12:30 p.m.
Diversity in Action Part 2: The Big Picture, AXA Global Speaker
- Lisa Kepinski
Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, AXA Group
12:30 – 12:45 p.m.
- Mark Pearson
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, AXA Equitable
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
The Employee Resource Group (ERG) Experience
Located in the 15th floor lounge (A portion of the event will run concurrent with Diversity Summit)