EEON's 4th Biennial Inclusion & Diversity Summit - Learn, Think & Do!

EEON's 4th Biennial Inclusion & Diversity Summit - Learn, Think & Do!

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The RMIT Capitol Theatre | And Online

113 Swanston Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000


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“Our organisation sees diversity, equity & inclusion, as critical to the success and sustainability of our organisation.”

About this event

The 2022 Enabling Inclusion and Diversity Summit (Learn, Think & Do!) will bring together people and organisations from across Australia who truly value diversity and inclusion. You will also get people’s lived experience of diversity and those who have inspired change. We are back in person at RMIT's Storey Hall, Melbourne, coupled with an online option.

2022 EEON Inclusion & Diversity Summit Pricing

  • EEON Member $495.00
  • Regular Ticket $595.00
  • Concessions Ticket $200.00Groups of 8 or more can get a 10% discount giving a resulting price of $445.50pp for EEON Members and $535.00 pp for non EEON members.To access a group booking please email Adrian Price at

This National Summit will be like no other inclusion and diversity conferences in 2022. This is an amazing opportunity to build your reputation and brand as well as learning and forging new partnerships. We are bringing back our conversation leaders to help ensure everyone has a plan to take away from the event.

You can read about the success of our 2020 3rd Biennial Summit here.

Summit Themes

  • Racial Equity and Anti-Racism
  • Menopause and the workplace
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voices
  • Gendered Violence
  • Applying Intersectional thinking to inequity
  • Dismantling power and privilege and overcoming resistance
  • Impact of global issues on our diversity, equity and inclusion practice

Summit Objectives

  • Learn to influence, engage, and enable
  • Apply fresh thinking to address systemic issues
  • Reinvigorate your focus and sense of purpose
  • Making a difference and amplifying your impact at scale
  • Walk away with practical ideas and actions
  • Post-covid: ideas for healing and recovery
  • Applying an intersectional lens that expands the interplay of personal attributes to inequity
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At EEON we believe you create change by learning, reflecting and then doing. Our vision is to help Australia’s workplaces become more diverse, equitable and inclusive. As such, we are pleased to invite you to be part of this change by becoming involved in our interactive summit.

This amazing summit will enable participants - including Executives, Organisational Leaders, Human Resources, Organisational Development, and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion practitioners - to walk away with tangible actions that will make a difference to their work, the people in their organisation and Australia.

Confirmed Speakers

Karen Milward & Guests

Karen owns and operates Karen Milward Consultancy Services with extensive consulting experience and networks across Australia. Karen is a Yorta Yorta woman who was born and raised in Melbourne. Karen is a strong advocate for developing culturally appropriate solutions to the issues confronting Indigenous people that empower individuals and communities so they can confidently and effectively move forward.

Karen's Guests are: Kerry Arabena, Tsyanne Duff-Rankine and Sami Ison-Johnson

Glenn Singleton

Founder & CEO at Courageous Conversation. Glenn E. Singleton has devoted over thirty years to constructing racial equity worldwide and developing leaders to do the same. He is the author of Courageous Conversations About Race: A Field Guide for Achieving Equity in Schools (2006 & 2014), a protocol for sustained, deep dialog, and the creator Beyond Diversity™, the curriculum that has taught hundreds of thousands of people how to use it.

Maria Dimopoulos AM

Maria Dimopoulos AM has a legal background and is nationally and internationally recognised as an expert specialising in the intersections of diversity, gender equality and the law. She is the Chairperson of Safe and Equal, the peak body for Victoria’s specialist family violence services supporting victim survivors, and a member of the Coronial Council of Victoria.

Vanessa Giannos

With phenomenal passion, strong business acumen and strategic skills, Vanessa takes a pragmatic approach with executive teams and has delivered strong results building high performance cultures, strong employee engagement, increased profitability and performance, communication, service excellence, leadership capability, knowledge management and team building.

As well as being an International Master Coach, Vanessa has a strong demonstrable record in HR, Executive, Business and Professional Coaching, Training and Development.

Adam Fennessy

Adam Fennessy PSM is the Victorian Public Sector Commissioner. The Victorian Public Sector Commission plays a key role in stewardship of the Victorian public sector. It works to strengthen the efficiency, effectiveness and capability of the public sector and maintain and advocate for public sector professionalism and integrity.

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Our Conversation Leaders are:

  • Niveditha Balachandran
  • Carol Corzo
  • Efran Daliri
  • Mark Glascodine
  • Bree Gorman
  • Shankar Kasynathan
  • Khayshie Tilak Ramesh
  • Anaab Rooble
  • Belinda Sheehan
  • Michelle Sheppard
  • Gloria Tabi

If you need an invoice to book tickets, or wish to make a table booking (tables of 8 get a 10% discount) Please email Adrian Price at

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