Here are some answers to your most frequently asked questions.
Q: What is Dive In?
A: Dive In is the international festival for diversity and inclusion in insurance, taking place this year from the 27 – 29 September 2022.
Dive In is helping insurance get fit for the future, highlighting the business case for diverse and inclusive workplaces, and providing practical ideas and inspiration for how to bring about positive change.
Following the global success of last year’s virtual festival, festival goers will once again have access to digital events from around the world.
This year themes will cover a range of topics including mental health, social responsibility, multi-generational workplaces, gender, LGBT+, multiculturalism, race & ethnicity, and disability. The themes are spread out across the three days so that each day there is something for everyone.
Q: Who are the sponsors?
A: The festival has continued to garner support with the highest number of insurance sector sponsors since its inception in 2015. Global Festival Partners confirmed for 2022 include: AIG, Allied World Assurance, Aon, Arch Capital Group, Aviva, AXA XL, AXIS Capital, BMS, Chubb, CNA Hardy, DLA Piper, Everest Re, Gallagher, Howden and DUAL Group, Kennedys, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Lloyd’s, Markel, MS Amlin, RenaissanceRe, Tokio Marine Kiln, Travelers, WTW.
Q: Who is it for?
A: The festival is free and open to everyone who works in the insurance industry and anyone outside of the industry who is interested in learning more about D&I within businesses.
Q: Who runs the festival?
A: Dive In is an initiative of Inclusion@Lloyd’s, a strategic collaboration between the Corporation of Lloyd’s, IUA, LIIBA, and the Lloyd’s Market Association, whose aim is to pool resources, widen perspectives and share best practice in diversity and inclusion to effect change faster.
Q: Why are we doing this?
A: The Dive In festival aims to create impact for diversity & inclusion within the insurance industry by providing people with understanding, knowledge and tools to implement positive change.
Q: When is registration open?
A: 2022 festival registration will open on the 9 August.
Q: How do I register for events?
A: On the left-hand menu bar of the registration platform, you will find the section called ‘Festival Agenda’ showing the full list of festival events. Registration is at the click of a button.
The ‘My Event’ page, also found in the menu bar, collates all events that you have signed up for. Should you wish to cancel your attendance at an event, please visit this page to free up your space.
Q: English isn’t my first language, are there any translations available?
A: We recommend using the Google Chrome web browser to run the Dive In Videoflex site, which will offer text-based translations across all webpages.
Q: How do I attend a virtual event?
A: Once registered on the festival registration platform, you will be able to sign up and attend events. For 2022, events will either run directly off the registration platform or a link will be provided for a Microsoft Teams, Webex or Zoom event.
Q: Can I watch an event post-festival?
A: A number of events will be available on-demand on the Videoflex platform for 4 weeks after the festival has taken place. You can also access events from over the year’s on the Dive In YouTube Channel. Access this here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCv8joHVbh1Ce1B6SWUaY9lQ
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Your Dive In Festival Team