World Aids Day Breakfast Seminar

To recognise World AIDS Day Swiss Re and Willis Towers Watson will be hosting a Breakfast Seminar. 

When: Friday 30th November, 8:30 - 10:00

Where: Swiss Re, 30 St Mary Axe, EC3A 8EP

With guests speakers from the NHS and Terrence Higgins Trust

Arrival and serving of breakfast will commence at 8:30am . 

To secure your place register via together_withprideUK@swissre.com

 

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Aon recognises National Coming Out Day

Aon recognises National Coming Out Day

On Friday 12th October, in recognition of National Coming Out Day, which is observed on October 11 each year, Aon Pride Alliance is inviting colleagues to join a lunch and learn via WebEx with Validium, Aon’s Employee Assistance Programme provider to understand the importance of being your authentic self and the support that the counsellors at Validium are able to provide to parents or colleagues of LGBT people, as well as to LGBT colleagues themselves.

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Swiss Re: Being Transgender in the Insurance Industry

Swiss Re: Being Transgender in the Insurance Industry

Swiss Re are really excited to announce that on 1 October Swiss Re 'Together with Pride' Network will hold its first video Townhall. Guest speaker Angela Matthes, CEO of Baloise Life Lichtenstein, in Zurich. Angela is not only an accomplished business professional who has been in the insurance industry for over 35 years; she is also a transgender woman. Read more to Register,

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What Pride means to Me

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Being visible, confident and content in yourself can give others the feeling of security that they need to take the next step and be open about themselves. I have experienced this personally when working for my first company, they had no LGBT+ network and nobody in my department or vicinity that was visibly LGBT+. I didn’t have the confidence to tell my colleagues as I was unsure about how it might affect the way people treated me. Eventually, I joined a different company where I had visible gay colleagues and it gave me confidence that if they could be out at work without out any issues so could I. After coming out to my colleagues my visibility within my team allowed a colleague who had worked for the company for almost 3 years to finally come out. Seeing the change in that person was remarkable, they transformed from being one of the most reserved team members to one of the most social.

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Summer Party is nearly here ... do you have your ticket?

We decided to make our ever-popular August networking, hosted by Kennedys Law, our Summer Party and use the opportunity to raise more funds for our favourite charity: London Friend.

When? Tuesday 7th August, 17:30 - 20:30

Where? Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London  EC3M 5AD

Tickets are only £15 and Kennedys will be providing refreshments and a buffet supper