The Canadian Institute of Planning presents a free webinar on the Foundations of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion for the planning Community.
This webinar provides foundational knowledge of equity, diversity, and inclusion principles and terminology, and explores why these concepts are important for planning. This webinar will be facilitated by Wyle Baoween and Aida Mas Baghaie from HRx.
Wyle Baoween is CEO and Senior Facilitator at HRx, a Canadian consulting firm providing data analytics to address inequality in our communities and workplaces. Wyle has been recognized as one of Canada’s thought leader in equity, diversity and inclusion for the solutions he has developed and re-engineered, including technology for assessing unconscious bias, the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Culture Change Curve, and data analytics for EDI. Wyle speaks regularly on the topics of equity, diversity and inclusion, unconscious bias, data analytics and organizational change.
Aida Mas Baghaie is a planner and research specialist in resilience planning and is based in Vancouver. Her research focuses on participatory planning, and how communities exercise their right to the city through community control of land. She has experience working in transportation justice, community engagement, and housing policy. She believes that fostering equity in active transportation requires putting tools in the hands of the community.
Foundations of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion for the Planning Community
Date: Fri, Dec 18, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM Pacific Time