Date: April 12th, 2024; 9:00AM-10:30AM ET
9:00-10:30am | Interactive Presentation with Q&A
Diversity isn’t just a buzzword—it’s a cornerstone of innovation. Professor Mateo Cruz’s session emphasizes the importance of inclusive leadership. In a world rich with differences, unlocking the power of diversity isn’t just a moral imperative; it’s a strategic advantage. Learn how inclusive leadership fosters a culture where every voice is not only heard but celebrated.
Mateo Cruz (PhD), Dr. Mateo Cruz is an award-winning teacher-scholar at Bentley University. His primary research focuses on diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice (DEIJ), and change in groups & organizations. His research has been published in top management and psychology outlets and presented to academic & executive audiences in the US, Europe, and South Africa.
In conjunction with his research, Mateo holds 20+ years of experience as an organization development and change (ODC) consultant & trainer specializing in inclusive leadership, group & team dynamics, and organizational change. He currently serves as a Faculty Advisor to the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University and is a proud member of the Executive Board of Directors for GLSEN National, a leading LGBTQ+ education organization in the US