Victoria ProPride

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Victoria ProPride

Celebrating and elevating the voices of 2SLGBTQIA+ leaders across Canada in recognition of the 15th anniversary of Pride at Work Canada.

By Pride at Work Canada/Fierté au travail Canada

When and where

Date and time

Tue, 27 Jun 2023 17:30 - 20:30 PDT


The Parkside Hotel & Spa 810 Humboldt Street Victoria, BC V8V 5B1 Canada

About this event

  • 3 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Panel Discussion & Networking: Migrant Leadership and Innovation

Innovation is built through having a diversity of experiences. In celebration of Multiculturalism Day and Victoria Pride, join Pride at Work Canada for an evening of learning with LGBTQIA+ migrant leaders, as well as networking and connecting with diversity, equity, and inclusion leaders, and 2SLGBTQIA+ professionals and job seekers in Victoria. The evening’s festivities will include a panel discussion on how to support intersectional 2SLGBTQIA+ leadership, particularly migrant leaders, followed by a lively networking reception.

Learning Objectives:

  • Barriers for 2SLGBTQIA+ migrant employees and job seekers in advancing to leadership
  • How to build space for 2SLGBTQIA+ leaders from migrant and racialized communities
  • Best practices to support 2SLGBTQIA+ employees and job seekers


  • 2SLGBTQIA+ migrant individuals, professionals and job seekers
  • 2SLGBTQIA+ individuals, professionals, job seekers, and community organizations
  • Employee Resource Group members
  • HR & DEI professionals

Location: The Parkside Hotel & Spa - 810 Humboldt St, Victoria, BC V8V 5B1


  • Moderator: Iyol Martínez (they/them), Leadership Programs Coordinator, Pride at Work Canada
  • Panelist: Hanna Haddad (he/him), Business Development Coordinator, Pride at Work Canada
  • Panelist: Sergio Lopez Ramos (he/him), Strategic Human Resources Administrator, Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction - BC Gov.
  • Panelist: Jove Nazatul


  • Spoken language: English
  • Live interpretation: Available upon request
  • Closed captioning: English & French
  • Format: Hybrid, in-person event with livestream of panel discussion
  • Please register below additional accessibility requests. Any questions may be sent to

About the organiser

Through dialogue, education and thought leadership, Pride at Work Canada/Fierté au travail Canada empowers Canadian employers to build workplaces that celebrate all employees regardless of gender expression, gender identity, and sexual orientation. Our learning, networking and community events happen across the country, advising, celebrating and connecting the most inclusive Canadian employers. We help private, public and nonprofit employers to create safer, more inclusive workplaces that recognize the skills of LGBTQ2+ people.