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7th Annual Diversity Summit

The 7th annual Diversity Summit will be held on Friday, May 4, 2007, at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square.  The Summit, titled “Maximizing the Potential of a Diverse Work Force,” will bring together business leaders and scholars to discuss how diversity is playing an ever-increasing role in the business world and why inclusiveness is key to productivity.

            Featured speakers include Dr. Jay Gogue, Chancellor of the University of Houston, Mayor David Wallace of the City of Sugar Land, Dr. Harry Gibbs, Vice President of  MD Anderson Cancer Center, Bruce Bramlett of Novations Group, and Dr. Stephen Klineberg of Rice University.

The daylong conference also will offer a series of workshops on such topics as Maximizing Personal Potential, Communication Across Corporate Cultures, and Supplier Diversity.      The Summit will be of interest to corporations, small businesses, academic institutions, government and educational entities, managers of a diverse workforce as well as employees who are striving to become successful in a diverse environment.

Conference registration is $75 per person for the full-day session and includes a  luncheon.    BABC members will receive a special discounted rate of $45.  Corporate sponsorships are available at  $2,500, $5,000, and $10,000 levels. For additional information and registration, please visit


Organizer Patricia Liu


Fri, May 4, 2007
3 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


Sugar Land Marriott
Town Square
Sugar Land, TX 77479