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Save the Dates for Upcoming Key 2018 Multicultural & Diversity Conferences + events

Multicultural Marketing News - December 2018
Save the Dates for Upcoming Key 2018 Multicultural & Diversity 
Conferences + events

Featured Events
  • Call for Entries! 2018 New York American Advertising Awards Competition Now Open - Final Deadline Jan 12
  • All In For Women Summit, February 2, Foster City, CA
  • 2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event, May 1, New York
  • 3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit, June 6,  Los Angeles
  • The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards, June 7, Chicago
  • 32nd Annual NAMIC Conference, October 16-17, New York
  • Call for Entries! 2018 New York American Advertising Awards Competition Now Open - Final Deadline Jan 12
    Enter today for your chance to join an elite roster of creatives and renowned agencies including BBDO, Publicis, Havas, and others who have claimed the prestigious NY American Advertising Awards (ADDYs) award. The ADDYs is the advertising industry's most significant and most representative competition since 1960 attracting over 40,000 companies annually. Open to all agencies and creative shops throughout New York City and New Jersey; the NY ADDYs is the first of a three-tiered national competition. Across the country, local entrants vie for recognition as the very best in their markets. At the second tier, local winners compete against other winners in District Two, one of 15 American Advertising Federation (AAF) district competitions throughout the US. District winners advance to the third tier, the national competition at the AAF. Entering the NY ADDYs competition is the first step toward winning a national award and recognition. Enter today at
    Join us on the West Coast for the All In For Women Summit, February 2, Foster City, CA
    Now more than ever, it's important to have uncomfortable conversations about intersectionality, bias, inclusion, race, culture and gender in order to build trust, strengthen partnerships and unite in our declaration to be ALL IN for women. Join Working Mother Media on the West Coast for our All in For Women Summit on February 2nd, and challenge your thinking with inspiring stories, be welcomed into the worlds of others, and engage in open and honest dialogues about what it truly means to be trusting and inclusive. Register now!
    2018 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event | Early Bird Pricing, May 1, New York, NY
    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 Look forward to seeing you on May 1st in NYC.
    3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit, June 6, Los Angeles
    Save the date for the 3AF's 2018 Asian Marketing Summit in downtown Los Angeles on June 6, with an opening night reception on June 5. This is the one and only conference dedicated to Asian marketing and advertising. Asian American is the fastest growing segment, and if you're interested in tapping into this critical consumer, the 3AF Summit is where you need to be. This annual conference not only brings together experts in Asian marketing in the U.S., but also provides networking opportunities for you to meet and mingle with key stakeholders in the industry, including marketers, researchers, media, and other vendors and partners. The agenda will be packed with subject matter experts covering topics in the Asian American market and a keynote lunch address by Nielsen.  For more information, visit
    The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards, June 7, Chicago
    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 to learn more and join us on June 7!
    32nd Annual NAMIC Conference, October 16-17, New York
    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.
    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 or call the NAMIC National office at 212-594-5985.
    Upcoming Events in 2018
    January 9, 2018
    Webinar: How to Respond to Micro Aggressions
    DiversityInc, , 

    January 30, 2018
    Webinar: Insights into Effective Diverse Candidate Slates and Goal Setting
    DiversityInc, , 

    February 2, 2018
    Join us on the West Coast for the All In For Women Summit
    Working Mother, Foster City, CA

    February 13, 2018
    Webinar: How to Become a High Potential
    DiversityInc, , 

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

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

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

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

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

    June 4-6, 2018
    2018 AHAA Annual Conference
    AHAA, Los Angeles, CA

    June 4-7, 2018
    C2 New Horizons 5th Annual ColorComm Conference
    ColorComm, Maui, Hawaii

    June 6, 2018
    3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit
    3AF, Los Angeles, CA

    June 7, 2018
    The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards
    American Advertising Federation (AAF), Chicago, IL
    June 6-9, 2018
    ADMERICA 2018
    American Advertising Federation (AAF), Chicago, IL

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

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

    July 10, 2018
    Webinar: How to Get Promoted
    DiversityInc, , 

    July 12-13, 2018
    2018 Multicultural Women's National Conference
    Working Mother, New York, NY

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

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

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

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

    October 16-17, 2018
    32nd Annual NAMIC Conference
    NAMIC, New York, NY

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

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

    December 4, 2018
    Webinar: Best Practices in Onboarding Employees
    DiversityInc, ,
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