Diversity Ally launches “The Diversity in Events Awards” taking place in April 2022.
The awards will celebrate, recognise and showcase the organisations and leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to being diversity and inclusion change makers and allies. Companies, organisations, brands and event managers who have pro actively incorporated, championed and demonstrated diverse and inclusive elements in their events are welcome to submit an application.
EVCOM, a corporate events and film association, hosted its first shadow board meeting which aims to make the sector a place for young and diverse people.
The shadow board is made up of nine 18–25-year-olds, who met with the senior board and staff members of EVCOM to discuss content, events, inclusivity and youth engagement.
The members of the board are: Adam Davies; Celine Amara; Dan Rhodes; Ellie Papas; Gabriela Ferenc; Hamza Pool; Marlijn Hegge; and Vikesh Sitpura.