All special events and meals are included in your registration fee.


First-timer’s welcome

A special welcome for first-time attendees.
Tuesday, March 6 | 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Opening reception

Meet and greet your fellow Diversity Forum attendees.

Tuesday, March 6 | 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Special remarks

Tom Greco, President, Frito-Lay North America

One of the industry’s most influential leaders — inducted into the NEW CPG Retail Diversity Hall of Fame last fall — discusses why diversity and inclusion is key to the industry’s future.

Tuesday, March 6 | 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dinner Dialogue
Getting the Conversation Started

Sue Dodsworth, Vice President, Global Diversity Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Grant LaMontagne, SVP, Chief Customer Officer, The Clorox Company

A panel of top consumer products industry executives share their thoughts on diversity and the role it plays in their organizations.

Tuesday, March 6 | 8:00 pm - 8:50 pm

Power networking afterparty

Keep the connections going at our after-dinner networking event.

Tuesday, March 6 | 8:15 pm – 9:30 pm


Power connection one-to-one

Team up with a peer to share best practices and make a lasting connection.

Wednesday, March 7 | 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

Evening at the Forum dinner event

Forum evening featuring reception, dinner, DJ and special remarks.
Mark Schortman, SVP and Region General Manager
Coca-Cola Refreshments

Wednesday, March 7 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm