Explore diversity in business March 19

The Cowichan Intercultural Society is presenting Cowichan Talks: Benefitting Business Through Diversity on Wednesday, March 19 at Cherry Point Vineyards from 5:30-8:30 p.m., and everyone in the community is invited.

Speakers will make presentations and there will be panel discussions on the “diversity advantage” and how it can contribute to the sustainability of a community and to future business growth. The keynote speaker is Alden E.

Habacon, the diversity and inclusion specialist/director, Intercultural Understanding Strategy Development for the University of British Columbia.

Tickets are $20. Reserve your seat by March 14 by calling 250-748-3112.

Partners in the event are Vancouver Island University, Global Vocational Services, Duncan Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Cowichan and the Duncan Business Improvement Association.