Programs - Diversity & Flexibility Alliance

The Diversity & Flexibility Alliance offers programs and events that provide the opportunity to hear the most up-to-date best practices in organizational change and individual strategies for advancing diversity and flexibility. Our programs and events provide participants with real-world examples and practical tools to accomplish goals, along with opportunities for networking with other professionals.                       

Ongoing Programs and Events

– Annual Conference

Flex Advisor Workshop

– Flex Success® Institute

Leadership Symposium

– Signature Seminar Series

Upcoming Events / Speaking Engagements

Our President & CEO, Manar Morales frequently presents at national and international conferences and events on topics ranging from workplace flexibility, diversity and inclusion, women’s leadership and individual strategies for success.  Manar will be presenting at the following conferences and encourages members and non-members to reach out if you are attending these events. Please email Manar at if you’d like to schedule a time to connect or meet for a cup of coffee during the event.



October 9, 2018 – Washington, DC

Professional Women in Advocacy Annual Conference

Speaking on Mentors vs Sponsors with Rosyln Brooks, Managing Director of Government Relations for Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC)


Recent Events / Speaking Engagements

June 8, 2018 – Washington, DC

National Association for Law Placement (NALP) Diversity & Inclusion Summit

Spoke on Employee Resource Groups


May 3, 2018, 11:00 am – Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, Washington, DC

Association of Legal Administrators Annual Conference

Spoke on “How Gender Diversity Is Key to Organizational Success”


April 24-27, 2018 – The Diplomat Resort, Hollywood, FL

National Association for Law Placement (NALP) annual Education Conference

Spoke on “Innovative Flexible Work Initiatives Impacting the Legal Industry


November 6, 2017 – Marriott Hotel Metro Center, Washington, DC

Professional Women In Advocacy Conference

Spoke on “Confidence, Mindset and Grit: Positive Change for Positive Results


October 28, 2017 – Westin, Alexandria, VA

The Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance National Conference “Women Who Count”

Spoke on “Confidence, Mindset and Grit: Positive Change for Positive Results


October 24, 2017 – Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC

The Women In Construction Leadership and Networking Conference


September 27-29, 2017 – Kimpton Hotel Palomar Hotel, Washington, DC

TRaD Works Forum – Focused on the Important Business Opportunities & Challenges of Telecommuting, Remote & Distributed

Spoke on work flexibility


May 16, 2017 – New York, NY

ACC New York City Chapter Women’s Group Presentation

Spoke on “Retaining Talent: How Innovative Organizations Are Helping the Working Caregiver Find Balance and Achieve Success”


May 25, 2017 – Washington, DC

ALA Capital Chapter Educational Seminar
Spoke on Implementing a Successful Formalized Flex Program