E.P.I.C. Education Series

E.P.I.C. Education Series
Sign your company or organization up for the E.P.I.C. Education Series starting April 14th!

This is the second iteration of VBSR & Abundant Sun’s 8-part comprehensive virtual workshop series and learning cohort, which will take place from April – October. This program explores all aspects of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) and provides participants with an opportunity to connect and troubleshoot with other companies and organizations who are working to center and expand JEDI in their workplaces. Company/Organization registration includes attendance for up to three staff members at each of the eight workshops, plus one-on-one organizational consulting sessions with the Abundant Sun team.
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The E.P.I.C. Education Series workshop schedule is as follows:

(All workshops will take place virtually via Zoom)

 

Module 1 – Introductory Roundtable

Wednesday, April 14, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Getting to know one another, your organizations, your challenges, and your goals

 

Module 2 – Equality & Equity

Wednesday, May 5, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Marrying the legal, moral and business cases for valuing diversity, and creating inclusive, high-performing cultures

 

Module 3 – Race Against the Machine

Wednesday, May 26, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Providing an education in US history and civics to help you improve your organization’s racial equity performance

 

Module 4 – Visionary Leadership

Wednesday, June 16, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Looking to a better future by disrupting old patterns and carving out new ways of thinking and responding to today’s challenges

 

Module 5 – Great Governance

Wednesday, July 14, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Identifying governance models that are fit for our 21st-century purpose and challenges, which ensure accountability and a healthier level of trust and transparency.

 

Module 6 – Employee Engagement & Client Service

Wednesday, September 15, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Mapping out a strategic approach to your organizational cultural transformation, rooted in a shared responsibility across a variety of your stakeholder groups.

 

Module 7 – Data Analytics & Building Strategy

Wednesday, October 6, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Realizing the importance of applying management science to all areas of your business performance management, including area of diversity, equity and inclusion.

 

Module 8 – Grand Finale

Wednesday, October 27, 2021; 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Reporting back key learning achieved with the E.P.I.C. Education Series, and sharing your strategies for growth.

 

Registration Fee:

VBSR Member Company/Organization Registration: $1,440

Includes three staff registrations to each of the eight series workshops, as well as two 1-hour private consulting sessions with Abundant Sun to discuss your company-specific situation, issues, and strategy. We ask that at least one person from each participating company plans to attend all 8 workshops and serves as the point of contact for their company or organization.

Non-Member Company/Organization Registration: $1,800

Includes three staff registrations to each of the eight series workshops, as well as two 1-hour private consulting sessions with Abundant Sun to discuss your company-specific situation, issues, and strategy. We ask that at least one person from each participating company plans to attend all 8 workshops and serves as the point of contact for their company or organization.

 

Click here to register for the E.P.I.C. Education Series