Gender Equity Conference

November 15, 2022 Gender Equity
Conference 2022

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Nebraska Union Plaza and Broyhill Fountain.

gen·​der eq·​ui·​ty  |  ˈjen-dər ˈe-kwə-tē  |  noun.
A structural and systemic concept allowing for the creation and provision of opportunities for people of all genders.


The annual Gender Equity Conference is set for November 15, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Nebraska Union Swanson Auditorium.

Theme: Restorative Justice and the Intersections of Gender Equity

Highlights of the conference are eight 20-minute TED-style talks; four 1-hour breakout workshops; and a lunchtime keynote address by Ernie Chambers. Topics will cover the leadership, advocacy, social justice, and community impact/interest topics related to gender equity and intersectionality.

A continental breakfast and lunch meal are included, too.

Schedule & Program

8:30 a.m.  |  Check-in opens

9 a.m. |  Breakfast and Welcome

10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  |  Sessions I, II, and III

12 p.m. |  Lunch and Keynote Address

1 to 4 p.m.  |  Sessions IV – IX

4 p.m.  |  Reception and Closing

While we have new presentations and information shared every year to ensure a unique experience for attendees, to learn more about what has been presented in the past, feel free to browse Gender Equity Talks, the 2020 virtual adaptation of the Gender Equity Conference.

A special thank you to the co-sponsors of the 6th Annual Gender Equity Conference: 

College of Arts and Sciences, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS), Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women, Chancellor's Commission on the Status of People of Color, Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Gender and Sexual Identity, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Women's Fund of Omaha, Nebraska Athletic Department, Department of Educational Administration, and University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union.