2019 Diversity Conference

Presented by the Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center

Friday, April 12, 2019
Hilton Hotel
60 Battery Street
Burlington, VT

Register Here

Conference Objective

The Conference will explore the challenges and possibilities that are faced in the workplace today. We will also seek to explore the leadership roles that are exercised as we try to empower ourselves and our communities of color. The speakers will include public intellectuals and scholars who are able to address diversity and inclusion.


Agenda & Speaker Bios – coming soon

8:00 Registration

9:00 Opening Keynote (to be announced)

10:00 Break

10:15 Panel Presentation (Diversity in the Workplace)

12:00 Lunch (Keynote to be announced)

12:30 Lunch Speaker

1:30 Opiates, A Diverse Perspective

3:00 Closing keynote (to be announced)

More info:

UVM Event Services
The Villa, 220 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, Vermont 05405

Conference info: 657-4219, info@gbmrc.org

Sponsored By

  • Church Street Marketplace

  • United Way of Northwest Vermont

  • KeyBank

  • People’s United Bank

  • Peace & Justice Center

  • Vermont Department of Labor

  • Association of Africans Living in Vermont


The Mission of the Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center (GBMRC) is to increase awareness and provide opportunities to celebrate, promote and support cultural diversity within our community. The GBMRC acts as a clearing house for information on multicultural and diversity issues. It provides support and resources for individuals, schools, social service organizations and other Vermont and government supported programs. To learn more about the range of services the GBMRC offers, click here.