Take an inside look at recent events by visiting our retrospective pages where you’ll find event overviews, programs, photos, video footage and other features. You can also find retrospectives for webinars that we've held in the past. Although the events have already taken place, the conversation continues. Share your experience in the comments section of the retrospectives.
2015 Catalyst Awards Dinner
The 2015 Catalyst Awards Dinner gathered nearly 1,600 guests, including CEOs and other leading executives from top corporations and professional firms in the Grand Ballroom at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. Chevron and Proctor & Gamble were awarded this year for their impactful initiatives that were designed to promote the recruitment, development, and advancement of all women and create more inclusive workplaces. During the Dinner, Catalyst President and CEO Deborah Gillis made an impassioned call for all of us to “make change, instead of waiting for it,” and the Grand Prize-winning video from our #DisruptTheDefault video contest was unveiled. View videos, photos, and more on the full event retrospective.
2015 Catalyst Awards Conference
The 2015 Catalyst Awards Conference was held at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. This year’s theme was #DisruptTheDefault, a call to action for companies and individuals to shake up the way we think, speak, and act, and to make bold moves that will forge meaningful change in the workplace. The inspirational day featured thought-provoking sessions about breaking stereotypes and developing more inclusive workplaces. We also hosted a luncheon that included a candid conversation between Mary T. Barra, CEO, General Motors Company, and Deborah Gillis, President & CEO, Catalyst. View the agenda, photos, and videos on the full event retrospective.
Catalyst Connects: Miami
The Catalyst Connects event in Miami featured Grethel Kunkel, President, Latin America, Stanley Black & Decker and Romaine Seguin, President, UPS Americas Region. The session was facilitated by Meryle Mahrer Kaplan, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Global Member Services, Catalyst. This series, which is sponsored by RBC, brought together high-potential women with speakers considered to be role models in the realm of business. View the full event retrospective.
Coke’s Diversity Dividend Event: Gurgaon
As part of the ‘Women in Leadership’ series, Coca-Cola India’s Diversity Council hosted an engagement with Deborah Gillis, currently Catalyst’s Chief Operating Officer. In a session with the Senior Leaders and the Management team at the BU, Ms. Gillis shared effective examples from the industry that would help strengthen the business case for diversity at the workplace. View the full event retrospective.
Webinars On Demand
Catalyst offers monthly webinars that are a membership benefit free of charge for all individuals at member organizations. View a list of past webinars, complete with the on demand recordings. Visit our events calendar for a complete listing of upcoming webinars.