The Importance of Staff Networks

The Importance of Staff Networks

Staff Networks hold enormous potential to influence the levels of staff engagement and productivity in the workplace. When operating efficiently they enable employees from minority groups to feel accepted, tackling the under-utilisation of skills and encouraging diverse talent. To remain competitive, employers must make effective use of staff networks to benefit from their employees' full potential.

This Diverse Workforce event will supply you with the tools and strategies needed to reap the benefits of a motivated workforce.


2019 speakers: 

  • Cherron Inko-Tariah, Author, The Incredible Power of Staff Networks
  • Adrian Hyyrylainen-Trett, Global Business Development Consultant, Enei
  • Javid Rana, Chair, Association of Muslim Police, Metropolitan Police
  • Amos Simbo, Chairman, Black Professionals in Construction
  • Karen Cooke, Organisational Development Manager, Chair of Enfys the LGBT+ staff network, Cardiff University
  • Diana Okoukoni, BAME Staff Network Lead, East London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sue Reeves, Co-Chair of Civil Service Disability Network, Office for National Statistics
  • Paul Willgross, Chair of Health and Safety Executive Disabled Staff Network, Health and Safety Executive
  • Rob Neil,  Head of Embedding Culture Change, Department for Education


Why attend? 

  • Learn how to boost staff engagement in your organisation 
  • Bring new, innovative staff network ideas back to your organisation, with the insight needed to put them into practice 
  • Hear from leading staff networks
  • Earn a CPD certificate for your personal progression
  • Enjoy an opportunity to network with top speakers and fellow colleagues


Who should attend? 

Anyone with an interest in creating an inclusive workplace, including: employers; HR managers/officers; wellbeing officers; senior managers; consultants; trade unions, staff network leads and representative groups.

The event is CPD certified, and a certificate is available to confirm your attendance.


Dates and Locations

 Registeration coming soon 


For registration queries please contact:

Ivana Picone

0207 593 5739