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The Employee Resource Group Consortium (ERGC) 2017 Diversity Forum

June 21 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
7725 Kirkwood Boulevard SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 | map

Contact: (email)

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
$50.00 for early bird registration (deadline May 31st)
$60.00 beginning June 1st
Registration includes plenary and breakout sessions, continental breakfast, and lunch.  

Eventbrite Registration Link
This year, the theme for our signature event is “Moving the Conversation Forward” and we welcome keynote speaker Mr. James Wright. James is a dynamic and compelling leader, with a track record of delivering practical roadmaps for increasing diversity in global corporations and respected industry organizations. He has become a sought-after speaker in the field of diversity and inclusion, human resources, and social media. A featured guest on NBC and FOX, his articles and commentary appear frequently on LinkedIn and his expertise has been included in several SHRM articles.
ERGC is a Corridor-wide collaboration that includes diversity & inclusion and other professionals from the following member organizations:
ACT, Inc.
Pepsi Co.
Aerotek, Inc.
Rockwell Collins
Alliant Energy
The Gazette Company
CR Metro Economic Alliance
Toyota Financial Services
City of Cedar Rapids
General Mills
UI Community Credit Union
ICAD Group
University of Iowa
Kirkwood Community College
Van Meter, Inc.
Veridian Credit Union
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Angie Weekley (, 319-236-5619, Susan Gordon (, 319-786-4009), or Anne Carter (, 319-786-4380).
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Since 2012, the ERGC Diversity Forum has provided an opportunity for participants to explore issues related to diversity and inclusion, and identify actions for individuals and organizations to put into practice - in the workplace and our community.