The TJX Companies, Inc. Fourth Annual Employee Resource Group Summit

Employee Resource Group Summit

The TJX Companies, Inc. Presents:
The Fourth Annual Employee Resource Group Summit

Leveraging ERGs for Business Impact: 
Foster – Belong – Elevate 

A great opportunity for Diversity & Inclusion Professionals, Resource Group Leaders, and others to learn, network, and leverage ERGs for Business Impact. Engage in robust discussion to FOSTER a thriving organizational culture, innovate strategies to promote BELONGing, and ELEVATE ERGs to drive business impact.

Monday, October 21th, 2019
12:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.


The TJX Companies, Inc.
770 Cochituate Rd, Framingham,
MA 01701


12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Registration and Networking Lunch

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Opening Remarks and Keynote Speaker

Roger Guzman

Emcee: Roger Guzman, SHRM-CP

Manager of Global Diversity & Inclusion — The TJX Companies, Inc.


2:30 PM - 3:30 PM - ARG / ERG Leaders Panel Discussion

Carol Watson

ARG/ERG Panel Moderator: Carol Watson, MSOD

Senior Director, Global Advisory Services — Diversity Best Practices.



Tom Bourdon

ARG/ERG Panel Speaker: Tom Bourdon, PhD

Head of Inclusion & Diversity — Staples Inc.



Beth Chandler

ARG/ERG Panel Speaker: Beth Chandler

President/CEO -YW Boston




ARG/ERG Panel Speaker: Georgianna Meléndez

Vice Chancellor & Title IX Coordinator — UMass Boston Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion


3:30 PM - 3:40 PM - Break

3:40 PM - 4:30 PM - World Cafe - Table Top Discussions with D&I and ERG Leaders

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Networking Reception