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IPA Talent & Diversity Conference - Wednesday 24 April

Join changemakers and role models from across adland and the creative industries at the IPA Talent & Diversity Conference on Wednesday 24 April. The conference seeks to move the dial on inclusivity in a sustainable and realistic way and send a strong message of solidarity and positivity to the industry during challenging and divisive times.

During the half day, hybrid conference we’ll come together to learn how to develop a culture that welcomes everyone, retain the talent we have and represent the audiences we serve; creating an industry that is truly equal to all, as well as celebrating our industry’s champions of diversity, equity and inclusion with the announcement of the IPA iList 2024.

What to expect on the day:

  • A keynote from poet, broadcaster and author Lemn Sissay on the complexities of leading systemic change
  • Bridgerton’s Charithra Chandran on how to master the art of diverse & authentic storytelling
  • British Fashion Council Executive Board Member, Jamie Gill on the lessons adland can learn from the fashion industry
  • A look at the role of influencers in driving positive societal change from Trevor Johnson, Head of Marketing, Global Business Solutions, EUI at TikTok
  • IPA President Josh Krichefski in conversation with Barbara Jeffery, Co-Leader of Employee Health at McKinsey Health Institute, about how to improve mental health in the industry
  • Saatchi & Saatchi, COO Sarah Jenkins on the power of advertising to unite
  • Head of the UN Women’s Unstereotype Alliance Secretariat Sara Denby, Harjot Singh, Global CSO at McCann Worldgroup, Pranay Chandra, Head of Whiskey at Diageo and Claudine McMahon, Global Head of D&I at Vodafone discussing the power of partnerships and progressive portrayals

In-person tickets are available from £175, with virtual tickets available from £99. Discounts are available for bulk bookings of five or more tickets – please contact Anya Kamineni for more details.

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Last updated 04 April 2024