Confidential Focus Groups - We need more LGBT+ Participation - Register Now

Lloyd’s is running a series of confidential focus groups – starting on July 9 – to explore in more detail the main findings of the market-wide culture survey. This work is a core part of the action plan that Lloyd’s put in place following allegations of sexual harassment earlier this year.

Please sign up for the LGBT+ session : Tuesday, 9th July, 15:00 - 16:30

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Opening up the Conversation on Trans* Inclusion

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Ahead of London Pride, DWF and RSA have partnered to bring you an event to Open up the Conversation on Trans* Inclusion.

We will be talking to Emma Cusdin, People Director at Aviva hearing about her career, her tips and advice and what we, as the Insurance industry and individual allies can do to support transgender inclusion.

In what promises to be an honest and insightful conversation, the audience will leave with a greater awareness and practical tips to takeaway. There will also be a chance to pose questions to the panel and take part in the discussion.

When: 3rd July, 17:30 - 20:00

Where: DWF, 20 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 3AG

RPC Event: 15 years on, how much change has the GRA made?

Our friends at RPC are running an event on what will be the 15th anniversary of the Gender Recognition Act (GRA), this event (supported by the Law Society) aims to provide an overview of the GRA, the impact it had, and what the future looks like.

Event date: 21 February 2019
Location: RPC, Temple Circus House, Temple Way, Bristol BS1 6LW
Duration: 1h30
Event time: 17:30
Event type: Seminar

Provided by: RPC supported by The Law Society

Our speakers will draw upon their own personal experiences to discuss the issues that Trans+ people face in the UK in 2019.

Our panel of speakers include:

  • Bridget Garrood- Partner, Cartridges Law

  • Luke Williams- Solicitor / Lecturer at BPP

  • Emrys Moore- Trainee Solicitor, RPC

Drinks and nibbles will follow after the event, where the discussions can continue.

RPC Event: 20 years on, what impact did the Admiral Duncan bombing have on LGBT+ London life?

Our friends at RPC are running an event in London to mark 20 years since the Admiral Duncan bombing, this event (supported by the Law Society) will discuss how the bombing impacted upon life for LGBT+ residents of London and the long-term impact it made to the LGBT+ scene, particularly in Soho.

Event date: 15 February 2019
Location: RPC, 2 Saint Katharine's Way, London, E1W 1AA
Duration: 1h30
Event time: 17:30
Event type: Seminar

Provided by: RPC supported by The Law Society

Our panel of speakers will discuss hate crime against LGBT+ individuals more generally and the changes they've noticed in recent years.

Our panel of speakers include:

  • Chris Seel- Diversity & Inclusion Adviser (The Law Society)

  • PC Anton Brown- Hate Crime Liaison and LGBT Liaison Officer, The Metropolitan Police

  • Nick Antjoule- Head of Hate Crime Services, Galop

  • PC Herm Trepesch- Diversity Directorate and Police Sergeant, Surrey Police

  • Mark Healey- Founder, 17-24-30 No To Hate Crime Campaign

Drinks and nibbles will follow after the event, where the discussions can continue.

Reflecting on my first year as co-founder and co-chair of AXA XL's LGBT+ network in London

Reflecting on my first year as co-founder and co-chair of AXA XL's LGBT+ network in London

One of our proudest achievements was creating rainbow lanyards and having these worn across the entire London office - this may seem small but it has had a profoundly positive impact, with it communicating the message "you are welcome here". We have also had colleagues share their personal stories to incredibly positive reception. 

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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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