Register Today for the 2018 Summit!

PGE's Diversity Summit 2018 is dedicated to improving fairness and equity in the workplace by recognizing the inherent value of every person and group. At the Diversity Summit, human resource professionals, managers, diversity specialists and employees will learn about various programs and initiatives that promote equality and inclusion. With more than 20 different workshops to choose from, join us to learn how to foster an environment of respect and understanding, so you can build a stronger, more inclusive and competitive organization that reflects the diversity of your workforce and customer base.

2018 Keynote | Dr. Steve Robbins, Founder, S.L. Robbins & Associates
Steve Robbins A powerful storyteller with an impactful story to tell, Dr. Steve L. Robbins has an uncanny ability to inspire people even in the midst of disrupting and challenging the way they think about the world. Born in Vietnam, Dr. Robbins immigrated with his mother to the United States where they faced many challenges during a time when there was much anti-war and anti-Vietnamese sentiment. Working through and rising out of the challenges of poverty, discrimination and the tough streets of Los Angeles, Dr. Robbins now brings insightful perspectives on issues of inclusion & innovation, leadership, and the power of caring.

2018 Keynote | Shiza Shahid, Founding GP, NOW Ventures
Shiza Shahid Shiza co-founded the Malala Fund with Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, and led the organization as founding CEO. She focused on creating access to high quality education for all children around the world. Shiza launched NOW Ventures in Silicon Valley, in partnership with AngelList, the largest Venture Capital Platform in the world. She invests in mission-driven technology startups, that are solving the world's most pressing challenges through technology, innovation, and high-growth business models. Shiza is the founder of The Collective, a community of leading entrepreneurs that come together to build collaborative change.

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Get Involved
The PGE Diversity Summit brings a sponsorship opportunity that demonstrates an organization's commitment to workplace diversity and also provides a strategic networking and training opportunity for employees and communities.

To become a sponsor or for more information, view our sponsorship overview and contact Miranda Zimmerli, or Rachel DeRosia,

About PGE
PGE is a recognized leader in the energy industry and has safely, sustainably and reliably powered Oregon since 1889. Our company and our employees are deeply involved in the communities where we live and work. We embrace diversity and inclusion and believe our workforce should reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.

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