WATERLOO — Business owners, managers and human resource professionals are invited to attend the 2017 Economic Inclusion Summit from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 in Tama Hall at Hawkeye Community College, 1501 E. Orange Road.
Attendees are provided a concentrated experience with multiple presentations. This year’s keynote presentation is an interactive theater experience that addresses workforce and cultural difference in the workplace.
Additionally, Kyle Roeds, senior human resource manager at Omega Cabinetry/MasterBrand Cabinets, will discuss “Non-Traditional Methods for Finding Talent in the Cedar Valley.” The Diversity & Inclusion Partnership will introduce a new online collection of resources to help businesses develop or improve diversity and inclusion practices.
This is the seventh year for the event, previously called the Diversity & Inclusion Summit.
Continuing education credits for human resources professionals are available for attendees. There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited; register by Oct. 13 online at cedarvalleyalliance.com.