Calendar of Recommended Multicultural and Diversity Events

Featured Events

March 23-24, 2018
Toyota USA Presents ¡Latin Food Fest! 2018

The 6th annual ¡Latin Food Fest! will take place in Los Angeles March 23-24, 2018, San Diego August 17-18, 2018 and Orange County November 9-10, 2018. The festival draws a diversity of attendees while helping to raise awareness and funds for the fight against hunger. ¡Latin Food Fest! 2018 brand partners includes Toyota USA, Northgate Markets, La Croix Sparkling Water, Anheuser-Busch, Clamato, Got Milk?, Trinchero Family Estates, Essentia Water, MillerCoors, Golden West Food Group, Obrigado, Joseph Gallo Farms, Las Palmas, Big Green Egg, and Flatout Inc. Brand activation platforms at the sixth annual ¡Latin Food Fest! includes the VIP Tent, Spirits Expo and Contests, Michelada Tasting and Contest, Wine Workshop, Cooking Demo Stage, Music Stage, and activation tents - with Marcela Valladolid, Aarón Sánchez, and Enrique Olvera Headline Contact information: To learn about ¡Latin Food Fest! and receive our sponsorship deck, email info@latinfoodfest.com.


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May 1, 2018
2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event | Early Bird Pricing

Join DiversityInc on May 1st for our 2018 Top 50 Companies for Diversity. Early bird pricing ends March 16th. Until then, the full day, including learning sessions and dinner, will be $2,122. Prices will go up 15% on March 16th, and again after April 16th. The event will be at Cipriani on Wall Street, one of the most beautiful venues in New York City. We will sell out! During the learning sessions, you will hear best practices on Moving Women into Senior Leadership Roles, Closing the Gender Pay Gap, and Developing and Managing a Successful Career. Confirmed presenting companies include: Accenture, ADP, AT&T, EY, Marriott, Nielsen, and Wells Fargo. Our luncheon speaker is Paul Butler, author of “Chokehold: Policing Black Men.” Click here to view the agenda. Click here to register now. For more information contact Anita Ricketts, Vice President, Audience Development, DiversityInc at ARicketts@diversityinc.com. Look forward to seeing you on May 1st in NYC.


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June 2-3, 2018
Chicago Latina Expo - The Largest Latina Lifestyle Conference and Expo in the Midwest - El Poder De TI

The Windy City will be in full celebración at the Chicago Latina Expo, the largest Latina Lifestyle Expo in the Midwest, June 2-3, 2018.  This is the only conference in the Midwest dedicated to today’s bilingual and bicultural Latinas.  Join Chicago’s largest ethnic community - the Hispanic community at this 2 day expo featuring seminars, workshops, celebrity appearances, beauty, culinary, technology and home décor pavilions and much much more.  The Yet She Rise Awards and Gourmet Mexico will help kick off this event on June 1, 2018 featuring the Top Chefs from the different regions of Mexico. Join thousands of Latinas and influencers at this One Of A Kind expo celebrating the Power of YOU. For sponsorship, vendor or booth opportunities contact Cesar Rolon at Crolon@imagenconsultants.com or 773-251-3329.


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June 4-7, 2018
2018 ColorComm Conference (C2)

C2 (short for ColorComm Conference) is the ultimate business conference and retreat for women of color in communications. Unlike many conferences with thousands in attendance, C2 brings together over 400 corporate and agency executives, journalists, digital experts and media mavens. With innovative programs and topics presented by the industry's top practitioners and thought leaders, this conference provides a safe place to address relevant issues from like-minded women. Click here to view the agenda. Click here to register now. For more information email ColorComm at colorcommconference@gmail.com. Look forward to seeing you on June 4th in Maui.


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June 7, 2018
The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards

Join the American Advertising Federation in Chicago as we honor the best creative, organizational initiatives and champions of diversity that made a splash in 2017!  Support those who are creating change and helping our industry reflect the consumers we market to with sponsorship benefits that include:
 
Opportunity to present an award
Table of 10 at the event
Ad in the program book
 
Visit www.aaf.org/mosaicawards to learn more and join us on June 7!


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October 16-17, 2018
32nd Annual NAMIC Conference

The 32nd Annual NAMIC Conference is the premiere opportunity to explore diversity and inclusion in the media business landscape. Multiculturalism takes center stage in the era of globalization, business innovation and shifting workforce dynamics. Always fresh and insightful, the Annual NAMIC Conference is where diversity advocates at every level prepare for the media industry’s future. Join NAMIC as we celebrate and amplify voices from across the cultural spectrum.

REGISTRATION
NAMIC Members: $1,400
Non-Members: $1,675 (one-year NAMIC Membership Included)
Click Here to download a Registration Form.

To support the 32nd Annual NAMIC Conference, or to confirm a sponsorship, please contact Sandra Girado, Vice President, Event and Partner Relations at sandra.girado@namic.com or call the NAMIC National office at 212-594-5985.


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MMR compiles a comprehensive listing of multicultural marketing and diversity focused professional conferences and events worldwide, as well as consumer events with a multicultural audience available for sponsorship. Do you have an event that should be listed ? Learn more here http://multicultural.com/calendar/add_event or email lisa@multicultural.com.

Upcoming Events in 2018

February 27, 2018
Webinar: How to Have a Productive Dialogue About Race With Your Colleagues

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

March 20, 2018
Webinar: Career Advice for High Potential Women

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

March 23-24, 2018
Toyota USA Presents ¡Latin Food Fest! 2018

¡Latin Food Fest!, Los Angeles, CA
www.latinfoodfest.com
info@latinfoodfest.com

April 24, 2018
Webinar: The Differences Between Mentoring and Sponsorship

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

May 1, 2018
2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event | Early Bird Pricing

DiversityInc, New York, NY
https://www.cvent.com/events/2018-diversityinc-top-50-announcement-event/registration-9d7ca41bca764a3db9ec010b9c043ca6.aspx?fqp=true
ARicketts@diversityinc.com

May 8, 2018
Webinar: How Executive Diversity Councils Yield Talent Results

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

June 2-3, 2018
Chicago Latina Expo - The Largest Latina Lifestyle Conference and Expo in the Midwest - El Poder De TI

​Imagen Marketing Consultants, Chicago, IL
http://www.imagenconsultants.com/latina-expo-2018.html
Crolon@imagenconsultants.com, 773-251-3329

June 4-6, 2018
2018 AHAA Annual Conference

AHAA, Los Angeles, CA
http://www.ahaa.org/Events/Annual-Conference

June 4-7, 2018
2018 ColorComm Conference (C2)

ColorComm, Maui, Hawaii
http://www.colorcommconference.com

June 6, 2018
3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit

3AF, Los Angeles, CA
http://www.3af.org

June 7, 2018
The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards

American Advertising Federation (AAF), Chicago, IL
www.aaf.org/mosaicawards

June 6-9, 2018
ADMERICA 2018

American Advertising Federation (AAF), Chicago, IL
http://www.aaf.org/AAFMemberR/Awards_and_Events/Programs_Events/ADMERICA_Home.aspx

June 12, 2018
Webinar: Cultural Competence for LGBT Pride Month

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

June 26, 2018
Webinar: Best Practices in Identifying Talent to Lead ERGs

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

July 10, 2018
Webinar: How to Get Promoted

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

July 12-13, 2018
2018 Multicultural Women's National Conference

Working Mother, New York, NY
https://www.workingmother.com

July 24, 2018
Webinar: ERGs and Inclusion Councils: Can They Coexist?

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

August 14, 2018
Webinar: How to be a Good Mentee, How to Earn Sponsorship

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

September 18, 2018
Webinar: A How-To-Guide on Executive Presence

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

October 2, 2018
Webinar: Career Advice From People With Diverse Abilities

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

October 16-17, 2018
32nd Annual NAMIC Conference

NAMIC, New York, NY
http://namic.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/31st-Annual-NAMIC-Conference-Registration-On-Site.pdf
212-594-5985, sandra.girado@namic.com

November 4-6, 2018
2018 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference

ANA, Miami, FL
http://www.ana.net/conference/show/id/MCC-NOV18

November 5-7, 2018
2018 National Diversity Women's Business Leadership Conference

Diversity Woman Media, National Harbor, MD
http://www.diversitywoman.com

November 13, 2018
Webinar: How to Leverage Veterans to Achieve Business Objectives

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/

December 4, 2018
Webinar: Best Practices in Onboarding Employees

DiversityInc, ,
http://www.diversityinc.com/webinar-schedule/


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If you would like to learn about other events not listed here, please send an email to lisa@multicultural.com with your specific information request.