DEI Resources

DEI Resources

Our Commitment to DEI 

In our commitment to working towards more diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM, we are providing DEI resources and models that you can directly apply to your association.

In order to move forward and truly make an impact, we understand that we must continually research, collaborate, study and listen to these important topics. We strive to regularly update this page with relevant resources as they develop.


CESSE Statement on Racism and Equity

The Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) joins with its member's organizations in denouncing the systemic racism and the egregious violent actions that led to the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor – and so many other victims of racially motivated violence and abuse.

Read Full Statement 


CESSE Member Association Statements: Standing Up for Diversity and Inclusion

Together, as a community, we can work towards positive change. Hear how our member associations are taking steps within their organization to stand up for diversity and inclusion.

Read Member Statements (PDF) 


CESSE Resources

Conference Sessions


Online DEI Tool


DEI Consultants/speakers

Find diversity and inclusion solutions that achieve results and create sustainable change for the future.

We're About Trust

The keyword that comes up again and again at CESSE is trust. Our community members meet through our hallmark events and continue the conversations well beyond. Whether you are looking for a sounding board to help you work through a challenge, tips and advice on industry practices, or referrals to other people who have a solution you can use, CESSE is here to be, or become, your professional network of choice.

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