Diversity & Inclusion Forum


2019 Diversity & Inclusion Forum (Formerly Women in Banking)
Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa • Anaheim, CA
April 29-30, 2019

The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Forum is a unique conference focused on workplace diversity, inclusive leadership, mentorship, and engagement. This thought-provoking program is designed to support innovative diversity strategies and offer solutions for organizational change while addressing the best practices to succeed in today’s marketplace. From personal branding to employee engagement, the Diversity & Inclusion Forum reflects the critical element of equality and the continued need for bottom-line results.

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Hotel & Travel

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa
1600 Disneyland Dr
Anaheim, CA 92802
(714) 635-2300
(714) 300-7300
Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and check-out time is 11:00 a.m.

To reserve your guest room, please click here or contact the resort directly at (714) 635-2300 or (714) 300-7300. The WBA negotiated room rate is $274 single or double occupancy, plus other taxes and fees. An earlier departure or later stay may be subject to an increased room rate.

Parking: The Grand Californian charges guests $20 a day for self-parking (up to two vehicles) or $30 for valet.



Monday, April 29

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Welcome Reception
  Tuesday, April 30
7:30 AM – 4:00 PM Registration & Marketplace Open
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Opening General Session
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Refreshment Break
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM General Session
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Lunch & Pay It Forward Initiative
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM General Session
1:30 PM – 1:50 PM Dessert & Refreshment Break
1:50 PM – 2:50 PM Peer Exchange Sessions
2:30 PM – 2:50 PM Peer Exchange Sessions
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Closing General Session



Pricing For

Through 4/5/2019 After 4/5/2019 
WBA Bank Member $395 $495
Bank Non-member $695 $695
WBA Associate Member $695 $695
WBA Season Pass Holder $395 $395
Table Registration   
Table of 10  $2,950
Cancellation Policy

Registration fees less a $75 processing fee per registrant will be refunded if cancellation is received by April 15, 2019. No refund if cancellations are received after April 15, 2019.

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Information

If you are interested or would like more information, please contact:

Rosemary Mignano
Senior Manager of Sponsor, Exhibitor & Affiliate Member Development
(916) 438-4435 or rmignano@westernbankers.com

A few reasons your organization should sponsor and/or exhibit:

  • Maximize your company’s brand awareness and increase your market position
  • Gain direct access to WBA member banks and institutions in an exclusive environment
  • Raise your profile above your competitors
  • Learn about the issues confronting today’s financial service leaders and gain valuable insight into potential solutions
  • Match your exposure needs, regardless of your budget
  • Shape or reinforce a positive perception of your company with bank executives
  • Support the Western Bankers Association, the largest non-profit banking organization serving the West Coast financial services industry