MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - July 05, 2016) - Ceridian, a global human capital management technology company, announces it will host an inaugural Ceridian Women's Network Summit (CWN) during its annual customer forum, INSIGHTS 2016, at the ARIA Resort & Casino from July 11-15, 2016.

The CWN Summit will feature a line-up of influential speakers including several Ceridian customers along with keynote speaker Reshma Saujani, founder of the tech organization Girls Who Code, who will present her model of female leadership focused on embracing risk and failure.

"Researchers are predicting global gender parity won't make its appearance for several centuries, which isn't ideal," says Lisa Sterling, Chief People Officer, Ceridian. "Our aim is to help drive action now by providing a platform for dialogue, and build a network of support while inspiring both men and women to change the world of work -- making both work and home life better. Organizations worldwide need to recognize the power of women in the workplace and create a more diverse and equal workplace."

What: The Ceridian Women's Network Summit

Who: Keynote, speakers and panelists to include:

  • David Ossip, Chairman & CEO, Ceridian
  • Reshma Saujani - Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code
  • Lisa Sterling, Chief People Officer, Ceridian
  • Maggie Salo, Director HR Systems - Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.
  • Lainie Cooney - Chief Human Resources Officer - DPI Specialty Foods
  • Sherrice Gilcreast, Chief Human Resource Officer - Community Care
  • Jennifer Soccio, Vice President of HR and Risk Management, Creative Solutions
  • Paul Elliott, President, Ceridian

When: Thursday July 14, 9:15 a.m. PST - 1:15 p.m. PST

Where: Ironwood 4 UL, Aria Resort, Las Vegas, NV

Why: The CWN Summit provides a platform for Ceridian customers, partners and employees to engage in discussions surrounding equity and diversity in the workplace. Topics to include: The Gender Pay Gap; Building an Inclusive Workplace; Gender Equality; Women in the Workplace; Work/Life Imbalance; and Breaking Barriers and Shattering Stereotypes -- Creating a Network of Support.

INSIGHTS is Ceridian's annual customer forum, which brings together business leaders from all over the word to enhance their knowledge and understanding of human capital management technology, share thought leadership, and discuss best practices to help prepare their organizations for the future of work. INSIGHTS 2016 will take place at the ARIA Resort & Casino, July 11-15, 2016.

For more information about INSIGHTS 2016 and the CWN Summit, and to hear from Ceridian clients on why they find the conference valuable, please visit: http://insights.ceridian.com/program/agenda-at-a-glance/. Use the #CeridianINSIGHTS Twitter hashtag to stay up to date on all forum information and connect with other professionals and view this infographic for INSIGHTS fast facts and statistics from previous years.

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