Diversity & Inclusion Professionals

Upcoming Events

Whether you’re an experienced DEI leader or new to the field, DAIP offers programming to help you hone your skills, broaden your perspective, and leave you inspired to forge ahead with this important work.

What comes after Roe v. Wade for the workplace?

Virtual, over Zoom

Weeks after the leak of a draft Supreme Court opinion overturning Roe v. Wade, protesters are gathering around the country, and anxiety is high about this major blow to reproductive rights in America. What can HR professionals expect as a result of this change? What can employees expect, both on a personal level, and on …

Thought Leader Series: The Ecology of Diversity with Dr. Norm in partnership with AMICA

Attend virtually or in-person at Amica’s Lincoln campus

Is your organization increasing your DEI efforts? In partnership with Amica, Dr. Norm Jones will host a workshop called The Ecology of Diversity to offer a leadership framework that helps every individual within an organization map out their desired change toward greater inclusion and equity. Join us to explore what this work looks like within …

DAIP’s Annual Leadership in Diversity & Inclusion Awards

Bryant University Bello Center - Stepan Grand Hall 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, RI

Each year, DAIP invites our community to celebrate our Annual Leadership in Diversity & Inclusion Award winners and learn from thought leaders who are shaping today’s conversations around diversity, equity, and inclusion. Join us on November 18 for this year’s gathering, to honor the 2022 award winners, Angela Bannerman Ankoma (Individual Award Winner) and Amos …

(Virtual) The Future of Affirmative Action: What’s at Stake?

Virtual, over Zoom

Join DAIP for a virtual conversation with legal experts ahead of the SCOTUS decisions in two cases that will determine the constitutionality of race-conscious university admissions policies, which is often referred to as affirmative action. Since the 1960s and 70s, affirmative action has led to increased equity in the admissions process, more diverse student bodies, …

(In-person) DAIP’s 12th Annual Leadership in Diversity & Inclusion Awards

Hope Events on Main 999 Main Street, Pawtucket

Join the DAIP community to celebrate our 2023 Leadership in Diversity & Inclusion Award winners! This year’s gathering will honor our 2023 award winners: Michelle Wilson (Individual Award Winner), Coastal1 Credit Union (Organizational Award Winner), and Carolyn Belisle (our inaugural Linda Newton Legacy Award winner)! The reception will feature: Live music, hors d’oeuvres & cash …