IWF Georgia Event Registration
IWF Global Conferences:
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May 13-15, 2020:
IWF Cornerstone Conference
London (Sold Out)
October 7-9, 2020:
IWF World Leadership Conference
May 18 – 21, 2021: IWF Cornerstone Conference, Santiago, Chile
Sept 29 – Oct 1, 2021: IWF World Leadership Conference, Seattle, Washington
February Member Event:
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:
Member Luncheon, Wednesday, February 12th:
Gender Identity, Pronouns & Transformation:
A Deep Dive Into Gender Bias, Gender Language Confusion and Gender Compassion
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Networking
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Seated Luncheon and Program
Location: The Peachtree Club | 999 Peachtree Street NE | 28th Floor
Cost: Complimentary for members. Special thanks to IWF Georgia member Nancy Zintak and Caron Treatment Centers for the generous sponsorship to subsidize the cost of this members only event.
About Our Speakers:
Gabrielle Claiborne, Co-founder & CEO
Transformation Journeys Worldwide
Gabrielle Claiborne is Co-founder and CEO of Transformation Journeys Worldwide, an inclusion training and consulting firm with a transgender focus. She travels extensively, helping cutting-edge organizations position themselves to attract and retain the best talent, foster collaborative working environments, thus maximizing innovation and directly impacting the bottom line by creating fully trans-inclusive cultures. Some of her clients include Home Depot, Sun Life Financial, Royal Bank of Canada, Comcast, Mercedes Benz, UPS, Kaiser Permanente, Cox Media, WarnerMedia, New York City Pride, the Atlanta Hawks, Georgia Tech and the Centers for Disease Control, among others.
Gabrielle has been an out and active transwoman since 2010. She served on the Executive Board of Atlanta Pride for the past 5 years, and currently serves as co-chair of the Mentorship Committee on the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce’s Trans Inclusion Task Force, on the City of Atlanta’s LGBTQ Mayoral Advisory Council, and on the Board of the Out Georgia Business Alliance. In 2019, the Atlanta business Chronicle acknowledged her as their Diversity & Inclusion “Outstanding Voice” Award recipient and she delivered a TEDx talk for Centennial Park Women TEDx. In 2018, Gabrielle received the Georgia Small Business Administration’s LGBT Small Business Champion Award in recognition of her efforts in advancing LGBT business ownership. In 2015, Gabrielle was chosen as Atlanta’s Best Trans Activist, and her work was featured in Forbes in 2018 and the Atlanta Business Chronicle in 2017.
Transformation Journeys Worldwide was honored to be chosen as the Out Georgia Business Alliance 2018 Small Business of the Year, and to receive the Atlanta Hawk’s prestigious 2019 True Comes in All Colors award for their cutting-edge inclusion work. The firm is proud to be an NGLCC certified LGBT Business Enterprise.
Dr. Ren Massey, Licensed Psychologist since 1990, past president, Georgia Psychological Association
Ren Massey, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist who has practiced in the Atlanta area for over 25 years. Dr. Massey has published on several topic areas, including gender identity, and he presents seminars primarily on gender identity issues. He has provided training for mental and medical healthcare professionals and students, US Federal Bureau of Prisons Staff, community groups, and faculties and staffs of numerous schools as well as universities. He has been an expert witness in state and federal legal cases and has provided case consultation to many colleagues.
He is often sought for repeat presentations because of his warm and engaging style of presenting practical and useful information. He bases his program content on empirical research and over a decade of education, experience, and work with approximately 1,000 clients in the transgender/gender-nonconforming community. He was featured on the podcast “The 50 Minute Hour (10/6/2018).”
Dr. Massey is on the Board of Directors of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) and is on the Faculty of the WPATH Global Education Initiative. He is also on the committee revising the WPATH Standards of Care to Version 8. He is an adjunct faculty member of the Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Massey is a Fellow of the Georgia Psychological Association (GPA) and founded the group that became GPA’s Council on Gender and Sexual Diversity. Additionally, Dr. Massey was the 2017-18 GPA President, and he has served on the GPA Ethics Committee.
International Women’s Day Event: March 4th hosted by Georgia-Pacific. Click here for details and to register!
Spring Dine-Arounds: Sunday, April 5th, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Tuesday, April 7th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: TBD Member Homes
Member Luncheon: Tuesday, May 19th, 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Networking / 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Program. To Russia with Love Not: In a World of Fake News, Cyber Security Scams and Financial Infiltration: How do we know What is Real and What's Not and Who is Behind This?
Summer Cocktails: June through August – Casual cocktail gatherings for members
Fall Dine-Arounds: Tuesday, September 15th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, September 13th, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: TBD – Member Homes
October Annual Meeting: Tuesday, October 6th, 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Networking / 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Program. Reparations: Yes, No, or How and When?
Signature Event: Tuesday, November 10th, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Holiday Party: Sunday, December 6th, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Significant Others Included