Sponsors are advocates in positions of authority who use their influence intentionally to help others advance, while mentors provide advice, feedback, and coaching. Both are important to advancement as employees navigate the workplace and earn opportunities for growth.

  • Catalyzing
    Part 2: Q&A With Global Diversity And Inclusion Leader Dr. Rohini Anand

    Rohini Anand, PhD, is the Senior Vice President Corporate Responsibility and Global Chief Diversity Officer, Sodexo, and Chair, Catalyst Board of Advisors. In a three-part Q&A blog series, we asked Dr. Anand to share details about her pivotal role at one of the world's largest multinational...

    February 6, 2018 by Rohini Anand, PhD

  • Partner Event
    Asian American Business Roundtable Summit 2018

    The Asian American Business Roundtable SummitThe New Majority is the New Normal for Businesses, will be held January 29-30, 2018 at JPMorgan Chase & Co. Conference Center, New York City.

    Diverse and inclusive workplaces lead to more robust and competitive businesses. America’s society is...

    Date & Time:
    29-30 January 2018
    JP Morgan Chase & Co.
    Conference Center, NYC
    270 Park Avenue, 2nd Floor
    New York, NY 10017
  • Partner Event
    The Radical Change Summit: Toronto

    This Summit will celebrate those taking a leap forward, rather than a small step. From eradicating the pay gap across an organization to transforming a company culture to be more inclusive, attendees will learn about these successes and how they were achieved.

    Date & Time:
    24 January 2018
    12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET
    Registration opens at 11:30 a.m. ET
    Toronto Region Board of Trade
    1 First Canadian Place,
    77 Adelaide Street West,
    Toronto, ON
  • Catalyst Event
    Webinar: Ask the Experts—Catalyst Town Hall

    Join this webinar to hear from experts as they answer D&I questions from the audience.  

    Date & Time:
    29 August 2018
    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
  • Partner Event
    GROW Leadership Summit 2017

    Growing Representation for Women: Listen, Learn and Lead

    Gender equality is a central tenet to propelling workplaces and the world to a more inclusive future. We must rethink and redefine old definitions and ways of communicating, bust myths, and create a new vision, which requires:


    Date & Time:
    30 November 2017
    8:30 - 5:00 pm IST
    Pearl 2 Conference Hall, The Leela Ambience Gurgaon Hotels & Residences
    Ambience Island
    National Highway - 8
    Gurgaon, Haryana 122 002
  • Partner Event
    Community Business India Conference 2017: Harnessing the Power of Business to Drive Social Change

    Catalyst partner organization Community Business, would like to invite you to the Community Business India Conference 2017 taking place on Wednesday 8 November 2017. 

    With the theme of Harnessing the Power of Business to Drive Social Change, the event is bringing together thought leaders,...

    Date & Time:
    8 November 2017
    10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Virtual Event
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  • Partner Event
    The Sponsorship Summit: How Corporate Canada is Investing in Female Leaders

    The business case for investing in the professional advancement of women has been proven....

    Date & Time:
    21 June 2017
    11:15 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Arcadian Court
    401 Bay Street, 8th Floor
    Toronto, Ontario