Edition 4 - LGBTQIA: Social Responsibility and Inclusivity at the Workplace


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IFCCI Mumbai is organizing its FOURTH EDITION of a virtual event on LGBTQIA: Social Responsibility and Inclusivity at the workplace.

The Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry(IFCCI), Mumbai is organizing its FOURTH EDITION of a virtual event on ''LGBTQIA: Social Responsibility and Inclusivity at the workplace"

This event will take place in a webinar format and will aim to bring together company representatives and leaders to connect and share key diversity & inclusion (D & I) trends, developments and activities relevant to the Indian market in order to drive an informed approach to their local D & I strategy.

Objective of the event : 

  1. Develop a community of resource people supporting LGBTQIA colleagues.

  2. Increase awareness and open discussions on suppressed topics.

  3. Create networks of social and workspace support.

  4. Understand organizational efforts for a more inclusive environment.


Details of the event are appended below : 

Day and Date : Friday, 16th February 2024

Time : 3.30pm IST onwards

Online Platform: Go To Webinar

To register : Click here

Panel Discussion 1:  

LGBTQIA: Transformation towards social acceptance


  • Kanishka Chaudhry , Co-founder, Samavesh Chamber of Commerce 


  • Christian Evers, Assistant Manager, Godrej Capital 

  • Zainab Patel, Chief ‑ I&D, Pernod Ricard India

  • Aditya Advani, Principal, Roha Landscape Architects

Panel Discussion 2:  

Equal Opportunity and Inclusion of the LGBTQIA community in the Workspace


  • Nirooban Rupathevan, HR Lead for Securities Services Operations, COE Lead for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Careers BNP Paribas ISPL


  • Harish Iyer, Head DE&I, Axis Bank

  • Zoya, Lead for Diversity and Inclusion, Employer Branding, Godrej Properties

  • Chandini Kamal, Global Head - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, People & Culture (Engage & Experience, Wellness, R&R), HCL Tech

  • Rashmi (Datta) Handa, Country Head, Support Solutions, Co-Lead for GLEAM (Global LGBTQIA+ Employees and Allies at Microsoft), Microsoft India

  • Neelam Jain, Founder & CEO, PeriFerry


Please Note:

  • This event is Complimentary and is open to all who would be interested in listening in to this topic.

  • Please feel free to share the link within your network in case you think this topic would be of interest to them.

  • Prior Registration is Mandatory.

  • You may need to download the GotoWebinar application in advance to join the webinar on time.

  • There is no cap on the number of employees joining the event from a single organization. 

Thank you to our event partner - Godrej Industries for supporting the chamber for this webinar. 

We look forward to your participation


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