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ERG Leadership Summit Week: A Virtual Event

October 19 - October 24


Personal Potential
ERG Potential
rganizational Potential

Unleash the leadership talent within your ERGs. In today’s business environment—disrupted by continuous change and the upheaval brought about by COVID-19—leaders must be agile enough to meet current business challenges, and yet provide a stable and secure working environment for their members.

Join Us!

Learn how your ERGs can continue to enhance your company’s strategy, performance, culture, and return on investment (ROI).

Who Attends the Annual ERG Summit?

  • Leaders of employee resource groups
  • HR staff involved with the group
  • Executive sponsors and managers working with ERGs
  • Other members of the HR and OD community who are involved in diversity and inclusion efforts–including, but not limited to employee resource group initiatives

Program Highlights

  • This week-long virtual event will feature a deep dive into a virtual ideation process
  • Learn how to gain the benefits of allies, understand intersectionality, disrupt bias, advance your organizational structure to evolve during these turbulent times
  • Each ERG team will walk away with a new initiative to implement
  • Sessions scheduled to fit your workday: Kick-off presentations, Lunch keynotes and workshops
  • Morning challenges: ERG leaders work on together—Plus more!
  • Learn from 2020 Diversity Impact Award winners; Learn and share ideas with award winners and ERGs’ best practices via virtual booths
  • Learn from new research focused on the work ERGs are doing to help during the 2020 pandemic
  • Data-driven event—learn from Diversity Impact Award data and Dr. Welbourne’s ongoing ERG research
  • Take the data challenge with your own ERGs; Learn how to use your data to drive high impact
  • This virtual event mirrors the learning modules used in prior ERG Leadership Summits

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for the Diversity Impact Awards!


Theresa Welbourne

Additional speakers to be confirmed


Virtual Event

Create Your Custom ERG Event: Merge Your Company’s Content with the 2020 Virtual Summit
Let our Thought Leaders help you plan your own customized company ERG week to compliment this virtual ERG event. Contact us for more information.


CEO Non-Sponsor: $495
CEO Sponsor: $395

Please use your CEO sponsor discount code. If you need assistance with this, contact Vivian Jimenez.


5% group discount for teams of 5 – 10 people; The discount is automatically available on the event registration page. For groups of more than 10 or for assistance, contact Vivian Jimenez.

ERG Summit
Sponsorship Options

Sponsorship options range between Patron Level: $5,000 to Partner Level: $50,000. For additional sponsorship details contact:

Jennifer Sparks Taylor
Director, Executive Education
(+1) 213-740-9814

Theresa M. Welbourne, PhD
ERG Program Director and
CEO Affiliated Research Scientist

Benefits to Attending the CEO ERG Leadership Summit

Event Hosts


Event Sponsors






Additional speakers to be confirmed

Theresa M. Welbourne

Theresa M. Welbourne

Affiliated Senior Research Scientist

Center for Effective Organizations


October 19
October 24
Event Categories:


CA United States


Annette Yakushi