The Institute’s 2018 Spring Conference

Event Start Date:
March 20, 2018
Event End Date:
June 22, 2018
Event Venue:
Wells Fargo San Francisco, CA

What will 2018 bring for employers? Join The Institute for Workplace Equality’s Co-Chairs and its outstanding faculty for insights and updates about the important enforcement trends and changes emerging in 2018 from EEOC and OFCCP and the latest developments in Pay Equity and the growing #MeToo movement. Choose from their 1/2 Day, 2-Day, 2 1/2 Days, and virtual registration options.


  • David B. Cohen from DCI Consulting Group in Washington, DC
  • David S. Fortney from FortneyScott in Washington, DC
  • Mickey Silberman from FortneyScott in Denver, CO

Faculty and guest speakers:

  • Ondray T. Harris, OFCCP Director in Washington, DC
  • Victoria Lipnic, Acting EEOC Chair in Washington, DC
  • Lynn Clements, from Berkshire Associates in Columbia, MD
  • Kenneth Gage from Paul Hastings in New York, NY and Chicago, IL
  • Shafeeqa Watkins Giarratani from Ogletree Deakins in Austin, TX
  • Valerie Hoffman from Seyfarth Shaw in Chicago, IL
  • Christy E. Kiely from Hunton & Williams in Richmond, VA
  • Gary R. Siniscalco from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe in San Francisco, CA

Some of the topics covered during these programs include:

  • #MeToo and the current focus on harassment
  • New Wave of CSALs and Audit Letters
  • State Pay Equity Laws
  • Shareholder Wage Gap Analysis