Date:  to
Event type:  Community Event
Region:  Brisbane
Organiser:  The Multicultural Professional Network
Pricing:  Free

Location

Address:  Hub Anzac Square (Rooftop, Level 7) 200 Adelaide Street
Suburb:  Brisbane City
State:  Queensland
Postcode:  4000

Contact

Name:  Nora Fraser
Phone Number:  0733030284

Join us for our Annual Networking Forum on Friday 17th March 2023 from 5.30pm. This event is a wonderful opportunity to connect and network. You will have the opportunity to hear from:

Guest Speaker, Sheetal Deo Founder and Principal Solicitor Shakti Legal Solutions for a session on The importance of, and relationship between, Diversity, Inclusion, Psychological Safety and Wellbeing in the workplace.

Sheetal Deo (she/her) is passionate about leveraging platforms and privilege to connect ideas, people and opportunities which amplify and empower underrepresented experiences. Sheetal has a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy and political science from the University of the Fraser Valley (Canada), and a Juris Doctor, Master of Laws and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from Bond University (Australia). Sheetal incorporates her political and social science training in her advocacy for equity & accessibility within the legal profession and the community it serves. Sheetal is the Principal and Founder of Shakti Legal Solutions; an innovative low-bono law firm designed specifically to improve access to legal assistance for everyday people through a unique, ‘pay what you can’ model.

Outside of her practice, Sheetal is a Queensland Law Society Councillor, works with the College of Law as an adjunct lecturer, runs a diversity and inclusion consultancy (The Diversity Collective) and volunteers her time on various not-for-profit organisations and boards to connect ideas, people and opportunities which amplify and empower underrepresented experiences.

We look forward to seeing you there!