Work it OUT | Pride Business Forum Annual Conference
Finding practical solutions for LGBT+ friendly workplaces
16. June 2022
9 AM– 4 PM
Prague Marriott Hotel, V Celnici 8, Praha 1
Early bird: 499 CZK (16.3. – 31.5.)
Later bird: 999 CZK (1.6. – 15.6.)
The day of the conference: 1500 CZK
Join us at the 12th year of Pride Business Forum conference “Work it OUT” – Finding practical solutions for LGBT+ friendly workplaces. Work it OUT is the only conference on LGBT+ workplace equality in the Czech Republic. We bring together organizations looking to demonstrate real commitment to their LGBT+ staff, consumers, service users and partners. Join the Work it OUT conference and get valuable insights and breakthrough data for how to work it OUT: to gain success through diversity and LGBT+ equality while making your staff individuals and teams happy.
As part of the conference, companies and individuals active in the field of LGBT+ workplace equality will be awarded the titles LGBT+ Friendly Employer and Pride Business Forum Hero of 2022. Get more information and nominate companies and individuals for the award. The nomination is open to both Pride Business Forum members and non-member organizations / companies till April 19.
Proceeds from the conference will go to support Ukrainian LGBT+ refugees. The organizational committee will decide on the specific organization that will receive the funding in June 2022.
FIVE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD “WORK IT OUT” WITH US
Get the complex picture. For the first time, a presentation of comprehensive data on the situation of LGBT+ workplace equality among hundreds Czech employers will be presented by the Confederation of the Czech Industry.
Get to know new tools for employers on how to prevent bullying and harassment based on SOGI at the workplace.
Get to know the new tools for HR managers and how to work it out, so LGBT+ people are not in the closet at your workplace and contribute to your company’s success.
Get to know new tools for LGBT+ ERGs in how to measure success of your activities.
Listen to powerful and inspirational stories of international experts, and top business leaders sharing their insights, best practice and know-how.
CONFERENCE PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
- PLENARY SESSION
- COMING OUT AT THE WORKPLACE
New data on LGBT+ workplace equality among the Czech employers. Practical examples of how to make workplace LGBT+ friendly
- EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY HELPS
LGBT+ refugees from Ukraine in the Czech Republic – how can we help them?
- LGBT+ Friendly Employer 2022 and Pride Business Forum Heroes 2022 Awards
Award design by Kristián Fituš
How to react to bullying and harassment
Sponsored by Academy of Self-Defence
Coming Out Stars – practical workshop to understand difficulty with coming out
Sponsored by SAP
LGBT+ ERGs and measurement of their success
Sponsored by McKinsey
WHO SHOULD ATTEND WORK IT OUT?
The conference is for everyone who works on improving workplaces for LGBT+ people. Especially leaders and members of LGBT+ employee resource groups, HR managers and diversity and inclusion managers, managers that have LGBT+ colleagues, executive sponsors of LGBT+ employee resource groups and everyone who wants to create an open, diverse and equal workplace.
More information about the LGBT+ Friendly Employer 2022 and Pride Business Forum Heroes 2022 Awards and how to apply.
Stay tuned. More details, speaker’s introduction, additional events introduction, coming soon.