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Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Events

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Introduction

On this page you will be provided an overview of the Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging events/journey that have taken place or will take place.

Summary of Events for 2021

Month Events
Jan Published FY22 DIB Strategy and Roadmap
  Launched our first Social Media Campaign - We Belong Here
  Launched GitLab's First DIB Training Certification
Feb Annual DIB Survey via Culture Amp
Apr Published updated Reverse AMA process

Summary of Events for 2020

Month Events
Jan Live Learning Ally Training
Feb Anita Borg becomes an Official Partner
  DIB Survey via Culture Amp
Mar Unconscious Bias Training
  Working Mother Media Award Submission
  Published Building an Inclusive Remote Culture Page
  Published Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging Events Page
Apr Kickoff Women in Sales Mentoring Initiative
  Kickoff DIB in Engineering Initiatives
  Created the Parental Leave Toolkit for Managers and Team Members
  DIB Sessions at Virtual Contribute 2020
May Moved from Diversity & Inclusion to Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging
Jun Conducted Live Learning on Recognizing Bias
  Published DIB Blog "Our journey to a more diverse and inclusive workplace"
Jul Fireside Chat with GitLab TMRG MIT Leads
Aug Full Diversity Inclusion and Belonging Track at Virtual Commit 2020
  GitLab Recognized for Top CEOs for in Diversity in 2020
Sept Allyship Training for Leadership
  Kickoff DIB Speaker Series
Oct DIB Training w/Certification
  Coming Out Day Panel Discussion - Hosted by GitLab Pride TMRG
  Hired additional DIB Team Member - Liam McNally

Summary of Events for 2019

Month Events
Apr Hired DIB Manager
May DIB Breakout Sessions at Contribute 2019
  Inclusive Language Training
  Published GitLab DIB Mission Statement
  Published GitLab's Definition of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging
Jul Launched Greenhouse Inclusion Tool
Aug GitLab Pride launched
  GitLab MIT - Minorities in Tech launched
  GitLab DiversABILITY launched
  GitLab Women launched
  DIB Advisory Group launched
Sep DIB Advisory Group Guidelines published
  Published TMRG Guidelines
  DIB Framework
Oct Slack Channels for all TMRGs and DIB Advisory Group added
Dec Live Learning Inclusion Training
  Received DIB Comparably Award
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