How can community initiatives encourage broader diversity in business? Or how to create an inclusive environment while building your own community? Join this edition of CMX Series Berlin to hear experiences and advice from professionals expert in fostering diversity and inclusion through community-driven enterprises.
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Lu Li is the founder of Blooming Founders, a company that is building a supportive infrastructure for female founders. She is opening a members club designed for high-achieving female leaders in Old Street, which will feature child care support.
Lu is the UK ambassador of Women's Entrepreneurship Day, a judge at the MassChallenge accelerator, a mentor at the Google Launchpad accelerator and part of the Techstars community leadership team. She has also published the book Dear Female Founder, now globally available on Amazon and Kindle.
In her previous corporate career, Lu has launched FMCG products for Procter & Gamble across Western Europe and has worked on several consulting projects for McKinsey, BMW and T-Mobile.
Stuart Cameron is the CEO & founder of Uhlala, a company that since 2009 supports, encourages and connects LGBTI people in their careers by organizing different events & building up communities like:
STICKS & STONES - Europe’s largest LGBTI career event - www.sticks-and-stones.com
RAHM - The World’s First LGBTI Leadership Contest - www.rahm.ceo
UNICORNS IN TECH - The Global Tech Community for LGBTI and Straight Allies - www.unicornsintech.com
#UNIT - The Global LGBTI Tech & Science Conference - www.connecting-unicorns.com
ALICE - LGBTI Lawyers Network - www.juristen-lieben-alice.de
JOBS FOR UNICORNS - The LGBTI Online Job Board www.jobs-for-unicorns.com
Since 2013 Uhlala also commits to increase the number of women in leadership positions. The project PANDA supports talented women, brings them together and gives them a chance to develop and get in contact with companies.