Delhi is all set to host its first RISE (Reimagining Inclusion for Social Equity), Asia's biggest LGBTI Conference, Job Fair and Marketplace on February 22. This is the second edition of RISE, following a successful Bengaluru edition. RISE is the flagship event organized by the Pride Circle, India's premier diversity and inclusion consulting, that enables organizations to foster inclusion with its expertise and solutions.
It will be a day-long congregation of over 1,000 change-makers, businesses, organizations, candidates, students, human resource professionals, advocates, and experts. The event will witness over 400 job seekers and 30 inclusive brands.Apart from this, LGBTI candidates may also walk-in to explore job opportunities.
The LGBTI and ally leaders from around the world will be interacting with the attendees through various sessions on topics of Business Leaders driving inclusion, workplace policies & benefits, discrimination at the workplace, transition support, parenting, among others. There will be research report launches along with movie screening, masterclass, breakouts, and films.
At RISE, there will be a Conference, Job Fair, and a Marketplace, making it a unique proposition for change-makers and job seekers. The job fair will connect the largest LGBTI talent pool with inclusive organizations. Companies such as Uber, Accenture, BNY Mellon, The Lalit, Kronokare, Unhotel, among others will be coming to hire.
A marketplace will also be set-up to feature products & services from micro, small and medium-sized LGBTI owned businesses from across India. Over 20 LGBTI owned businesses will be participating to showcase innovative products and services such as bakery, merchandise, travel & tourism at this consortium.