Connecting Owners, Primes & M/WBE’s Diversity Workshop
November 13 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
JOIN US FOR A VIRTUAL ZOOM MEET & GREET DIVERSITY WORKSHOP
We have invited owners, prime design firms, the largest general contractors and M/WBE’s of the region to come together for a conversation about opportunities, inclusion efforts, and information exchange. Our program includes two breakouts, two tracks (design and construction), and a guest speaker! We invite all M/WB’s to present too! Just let us know you are interested! Join us for this 1.5-hour workshop!
Meet Your Keynote
Ms. Rebeccah Bennett is Founder and Principal of Emerging Wisdom LLC – a forward thinking social enterprise that helps individuals live empowered lives; leaders build impactful organizations, and communities advance brighter futures. Ms. Bennett is a well-respected coach, trainer and consultant. We are excited to have Ms. Bennett discuss choices and behaviors to advance diversity, inclusion and equity within the construction industry and the community at-large. She will talk about lessons-learned from her experience with Forward Through Ferguson, and how we can advance racial equity across the region.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
IL American Water
MO American Water
St. Louis County
Burns & McDonnell
L. Keeley Construction
The Opus Group
Kwame Building Group
M Property Services
Great Rivers Greenway