D&I News and Events

Diversity and Inclusion News and Events
Want to know what’s going on and stay up to date? Here you’ll find all our news and upcoming events relating to our Diversity and Inclusion Tech Project and more. Check out our newest updates:


Enrollment NOW OPEN for PromoteHER:

A leadership development program that promotes and accelerates gender balanced leadership 

Cohort runs January - March 2021

Learn more and register here.

October 2020 - 

Video #4 released.  How a tech start-up founder balances her roles as a CEO and mom of two.

View and share Humaira's story here

August 2020 –Press Release: HR Tech Group Debuts the 'D&I Resource HUB', A Free Online Diversity & Inclusion Tool for Businesses.

Click here to read the press release.

June 2020 –Press Release: True Calling Media short documentary features Kelowna animator Harley Knife. Click here to read the press release.

Video #3 released. From watching cartoons to working in tech... Watch Harley’s inspiring story here!

April 2020 – Video #2 released.

"You can never say no to learning something new. Never.  So I learned a whole new industry." 

View and share Patrick’s Story about working in tech. Watch it here!

January 2020 – Diversity Benchmarking Communication Toolkit is NOW AVAILABLE here for organizations wanting to measure their diversity!

January 2020 – Video #1 released.

View and share Sarah’s Story:  How rediscovering a passion for computers helped Sarah find her true calling in tech.

Watch it here!


May 2019 – Press Release: DIVERSITY & INCLUSION TECH PROJECT FUNDING. HR Tech Group is thrilled to be receiving provincial and industry funding to support a two-year Diversity and Inclusion Tech Project.  Click here to read the press release announcing the project funding. 

January 2018 – HR Tech Group has managed a provincial government funded program to examine diversity and inclusion in our sector, to report on status, and to make recommendations for improvements.

Click here to read the press release.

Click here to view the report in a new tab.