Sell-out attendance at the Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Over 1300 people attended the 20th annual Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity, a two-day national training conference held Feb. 20-21, 2008, at the St. Paul RiverCentre.

The event featured keynotes from Dr. Denis Cortese, president and CEO of the Mayo Clinic, and Luke Visconti, the founder and partner of DiversityInc.

Sessions were presented by a record 124 speakers and panelists representing public and private industries from 21 states and Canada.

The Multicultural Forum is co-hosted by the Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas and the Twin Cities chapter of the National Black MBA Association. The forum was presented by Best Buy Inc. and received support from more than 80 firms and organizations.

Next year’s Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity will be held March 3-4, 2009 at the St. Paul RiverCentre.  For more information on the Forum, please email mcf@stthomas.edu or call 651-962-4385.

University of St. Thomas Press Release, 04/03/2008