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The ROI of D&I – Kitchener-Waterloo

Think that diversity and inclusion is one of those “fluffy” concepts that has no “real” impact on the business? Think again and join us for a presentation using the latest research to show you what your organization might be missing.

Who should attend:

This event is for  leaders, managers, or designated employees involved or interested in the planning and executing of diversity and equity strategies.


  • Breakfast and registration
  • Welcome and introductions
  • Presentation from CCDI leadership team
  • Networking break
  • Facilitated group discussions and debrief
  • Wrap up

About the presenter:

CCDI Team photo - Deanna Matzanke Deanna Matzanke is the Director, Measurement and Analytics for CCDI. She is a bilingual Strategic HR and Diversity Professional and employment lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of minority inclusion and employment systems and practices. She is a certified Global Professional in Human Resources (from the Human Resources Certification Institute) and holds her Human Capital Strategist designation (with the Human Capital Institute). She also specializes in Human Resources Policy and Compliance Frameworks. She is a sought after keynote speaker, panelist and workshop facilitator on all aspects of diversity, inclusion and human resources. Most recently, she acted as the head of Diversity and Inclusion in the Global HR function at Scotiabank where she was responsible for a wide range of employment strategies.

Event host:

Gowling WLG

Event details:

Date: May 30, 2017
Time: 8:00 am – 10:30 am ET
Venue: Gowling WLG
50 Queen Street North, Suite #1020
Kitchener, ON N2H 6P4

This event is free to attend.

Registration for this CCDI event is now closed. 

Feel free to contact us at anytime should you have any questions.

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