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Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Gala & Awards 2019

Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Gala & Awards 2019

The third annual Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Gala & Awards is a unique event providing the opportunity for employers in Northern Ireland to celebrate equality and diversity in the workplace, and recognise those who advocate and drive diversity within their organisations.

Shortlisted Organisations

Best Employer for Equality & Diversity in NI – Large Organisation (250+ employees)

This award is sponsored by Jones Cassidy Brett solicitors

  • Allen & Overy
  • Allstate
  • Danske Bank
  • Enterprise Rent a Car
  • First Trust Bank
  • Sensata
  • Ulster Bank

Best Employer for Equality & Diversity in NI – Small Organisation (<250 employees)

This award is sponsored by Jones Cassidy Brett solicitors

  • Action for Children
  • Pinsent Masons LLP

Best Gender Initiative

This award is sponsored by First Trust Bank

  • Danske Bank
  • Gilbert-Ash
  • Northern Ireland Office
  • Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Sensata
  • Ulster Bank

Best LGBT Initiative

This award is sponsored by Ulster University

  • Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Queen's University Belfast
  • Ulster Bank

Best Disability Initiative

This award is sponsored by Queen's University Belfast

  • Belfast Health & Social Care Trust
  • Habinteg
  • Leonard Cheshire
  • South Eastern Regional College

Best Race Initiative

This award is sponsored by Diversity NI

  • Sensata
  • Queen's University Belfast

Best Initiative Impacting on Offenders or Ex-Offenders in Northern Ireland

This award is in association with People Plus NI

  • Community Restorative Justice Ireland Newry/Armagh
  • Extern
  • Lyric Theatre
  • Probation Board for Northern Ireland
  • Prison Arts Foundation

Individual Diversity Champion

This award is sponsored by Grafton

  • ASFNI – Jahswill Emmanuel
  • Belfast Health & Social Care Trust – Aisling Curran
  • Queen’s University Belfast – Conor Curran
  • Sensata – Adriana Morvaiova
  • Sensata – Catherine McGinnity

How to attend the awards

To book a table of ten at the awards, simply click the 'Book your place at this event now' button at the top of this page, enter your details and select a payment method (invoice or credit card).

To book an individual seat (or multiple seats, i.e. less than a full table), simply complete the form entitled 'Book individual seats for the Equality & Diversity Awards' on the right-hand side of this page and our customer service team will be in touch.

If you have any questions regarding places at the awards, please contact Vanessa Porter on 028 9446 3888 or email vanessa@legal-island.com.

Why apply for these awards?

  • Mark the impact Equality and Diversity has had on your organisation
  • Thank key employees for their outstanding work
  • Generate positive marketing and PR for your organisation
  • Enjoy a unique style of networking
  • Send a positive message to potential employees
  • Help your organisation stand out in your industry/sector
  • Reinforce your Equality and Diversity message

WHO CAN APPLY?

The Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Awards are open to all organisations and individuals across the public, private and third sectors.

Judging Process
All valid applications will be read, scored, shortlisted and notified of results by Monday 14thJanuary 2019. Each shortlisted entry will be invited to meet with the judging panel for an interview on Thursday 31st January 2019. The written application will count for 70% of your overall score, with 30% allocated for the interview with the judging panel.

When and where is the awards evening?
6:30pm - 01:00am on Friday 5th April 2019
Titanic Suite, Titanic Belfast

Entry Fee
It is FREE to submit an award application. The price of one table (ten places) is £1,200 + VAT thereafter.

Sponsored by:

Grafton & Jones Cassidy Brett

 

 

Supported by:

Diversity NI Logo

 

 

Category Sponsors:

 Award Category Sponsors - Gala 2019

 

Media Partner

NI JobFinder logo

 

Venue Partner 

Titanic Belfast

See who won the 2018 NI Equality and Diversity Awards, and watch the video highlights of the awards ceremony.

Event details

Duration

6:30pm - 1:00am

Date

05 April 2019

Location

Titanic Belfast

Price

A table of ten is £1,200 + VAT. Single seat(s) £120+VAT

Dress Code
Black Tie or National Dress


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