BLOOM! 2018

Join us at BLOOM! and the Awards of Success on April 26 in Toronto, ON and May 24 in Calgary, AB! Our signature spring gala, BLOOM! gives us the unique opportunity to celebrate and recognize the accomplishments of Canada’s diversity and inclusion professionals – those who are committed to diversity and inclusion across this country. 

Event details

May 24, 2018 – Calgary, AB (NEW for 2018!)

Awards of Success

There are many awards – in Canada, and around the world – that recognize employers for their commitment to diversity and inclusion. Yet there are relatively few honours that acknowledge the people who work tirelessly to help make their workplaces, and Canadian society, more inclusive.

CCDI’s Awards of Success have been designed to recognize individuals who have made a significant contribution to diversity and inclusion here in Canada – whether internally to their organization or externally to the community at large.

Two winners per category will be selected - one for Eastern Canada (ON, QC, NB, PE, NS, NL) and one for Western Canada (MB, SK, AB, BC, YT, NT, NU). Nominations are accepted in the following categories: 

Click here to see the shortlisted candidates.

Timeline for nominations:

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018: Nominations open at 9:00 a.m. NL
  • Friday, March 30, 2018: Nominations close at 5:00 p.m. PT
  • April 2-13, 2018: Nomination review by judges
  • April 16, 2018: Shortlisted nominees informed
  • April 26, 2018: Eastern Canada (ON, QC, NB, PE, NS, NL) winners announced in Toronto
  • May 24, 2018: Western Canada (MB, SK, AB, BC, YT, NT, NU) announced in Calgary 

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To learn more about tickets, sponsorship, or to make a donation, please contact us at events@ccdi.ca.

Thank you to our generous event sponsors: