Developing and Implementing a Diversity & Inclusion Strategy that Works
  • About

    This practical workshop will equip delegates with the skills and knowledge needed to develop an effective organisational Diversity & Inclusion strategy. Delegates will explore why D&I strategies can fail and how to ensure theirs is a success. This workshop will equip delegates with an understanding of the D&I strategy process, including:

    - Identifying and engaging with key internal and external stakeholders
    - Identifying organisational D&I priorities and D&I strategic themes
    - Using metrics and data to inform the development of the strategy
    - Linking the D&I strategy to the wider organisational strategy and a broader Responsible Business framework
    - Developing a D&I “RACI” matrix and action plan
    - Linking D&I targets to broader organisational KPIs
    - Measuring success


    Senior Leaders, D&I Managers and Leads, Strategy Managers, People Managers, Human Resource Professionals


    Contact: 04 566 5788 or

  • Speakers

    Dr. Rosanna Duncan
    Chief Diversity Officer

    Rosanna Duncan is Chief Diversity Officer at Palladium, a global impact firm with operations in over 90 countries. Rosanna joined Palladium in 2016 to develop and implement a strategy for diversity and inclusion (D&I). This has involved maximising the opportunities that can be realised by embracing D&I for employees, clients, supply chains, and the company’s bottom line. She is also the Chair of Palladium’s cutting-edge Sustainable Business Steering Group.

    Rosanna draws upon a 20+ year record of multi-sector achievement that includes embedding D&I contractor requirements into Europe’s largest infrastructure project, High-Speed Rail (HS2) Ltd. Underpinning her experience are a PhD and chartered membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), as well as a significant body of research and internationally published work on a range of D&I-related topics.

    Rosanna is also a member of UK Research & Innovation’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion external advisory group. Rosanna is a frequent speaker and panellist, with engagements including the televised National Press Club of Australia Global Summit of Women Address.

  • Contact

    04 566 5788 or



Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

30 Sep
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
AED 3500