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

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

Featured Events
  • LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google, May 17, New York, NY
  • TLF's 20th Anniversary Scholarship & Donor Recognition Reception: New York City, May 21st & San Francisco, June 4th
  • 2018 Horowitz Cultural Insights Virtual Forum, May 22/September 20/December 6, New Rochelle, NY
  • Chicago Latina Expo - The Largest Latina Lifestyle Conference and Expo in the Midwest - El Poder De TI, June 2-3, Chicago, IL
  • 2018 ColorComm Conference (C2), June 4-7, Maui, Hawaii
  • 3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit, June 6, Los Angeles, CA
  • The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards, June 6, Chicago, IL
  • Asia Society Corporate Insights Summit, June 20-21, New York, NY
  • 2018 Multicultural Women's National Conference, July 12-13, New York, NY
  • 12th Annual ADCOLOR Conference and Awards, September 21-23, Los Angeles, CA
  • 32nd Annual NAMIC Conference, October 16-17, New York, NY
  • 2018 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference presented by Pandora, November 4-6, Miami Beach, FL
  • 19th LGBTQ Tourism Forum, December 2-4, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google, May 17, New York, NY
    Diversity marketers: Get your "One-Day LGBTQ MBA" at the  11th Annual LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google NYC.
    *Date: Thursday, May 17
    *Time: 8:00am networking breakfast, 9:00am program, 5:00pm networking reception
    *Place: Google NYC,  111 8th Ave.
    Rapid fire topics, fascinating case studies, the latest research, marketing tools, communications insights, interactive networking and more. Includes breakfast (thank you, Las Vegas CVA!), lunch (thank you, Fort Lauderdale CVB!), and reception (thank you, Wells Fargo and Pernod Ricard!).  MMR readers enjoy a $25 discount! Seriously, this is the best $145 $120 that you can spend on LGBTQ education and business development (and it includes meals and drinks)! 
    More information and agenda are here:  LGBTQMarketingSymposium.com  Enter $25 discount code MMR2018  Direct discounted registration page here:
    TLF's 20th Anniversary Scholarship & Donor Recognition Reception: New York City, May 21st & San Francisco, June 4th
    In commemoration of its 20th anniversary, TLF will be awarding a quarter of a million dollars in scholarships to 100 ethnic minority students pursuing degrees and careers in advertising, marketing and public relations. This year, TLF will go bicoastal and hold two receptions in New York City on Monday, May 21st hosted by American Express and in San Francisco/Bay Area on Monday, June 4th hosted by Hewlett-Packard. Join us as we celebrate 20 years of making an impact for diversity and inclusion in the communications industry! To RSVP, please email your full contact information to 
    carmenhuerta@lagrant.com as soon as possible and indicate which city reception you will attend, NYC or San Francisco/Bay Area.
    2018 Horowitz Cultural Insights Virtual Forum, May 22/September 20/December 6, New Rochelle, NY
    Announcing Horowitz's reimagined, reinvented, and better than ever Cultural Insights VIRTUAL Forum. Access Horowitz's leading edge data and insights on America's multicultural and Hispanic audiences during our series of three exciting live-cast events. Sign up for events individually ($75) or save with an All Access pass ($199). All registrants will receive a digital copy of any data presentations given during the event, as well as a video replay. The series kicks off May 22 with a presentation on "Key Trends on Viewing, Streaming, and Cord-cutting in Multicultural America" with additional events on September 20 and December 6. Click here for more information and to register. There will be limited in-person seating on a first-come, first-served RSVP basis. You won't want to miss what we have in store!
    Chicago Latina Expo - The Largest Latina Lifestyle Conference and Expo in the Midwest - El Poder De TI, June 2-3, Chicago, IL
    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.
    2018 ColorComm Conference (C2) | June 4-7, Maui, Hawaii
    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  registe r now. For more information email ColorComm at  colorcommconference@gmail.com. Look forward to seeing you on June 4th in Maui.
    3AF 2018 Asian Marketing Summit, June 6, Los Angeles, CA
    Register for the 3AF's 2018 Asian Marketing Summit, June 5-6, in Los Angeles for a deep dive into reaching the fastest growing consumer segment. The largest national conference focusing specifically on Asian American marketing and advertising, the Summit is held only once a year. Don't miss it! Based on feedback, we've built in more networking time, including an opening night reception on June 5 and our 3AF Excellence Awards dinner on June 6. We also have breakout sessions this year so attendees can better customize their Summit take aways. And, we have a new venue: the Intercontinental in downtown Los Angeles. Early bird pricing of $899 for members and $999 for non-members runs through April 30 only, and registration rates go up May 1. After April 30, registration will be $1,099 for 3AF members and $1,199 for non-members.   Register Now!
    The 2018 AAF's Mosaic Awards, June 6, Chicago, IL
    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 6!
    Asia Society Corporate Insights Summit, June 20-21, New York, NY
    Register for the Asia Society Corporate Insights Summit, June 20-21, New York, NY. The Summit has expanded this year to include three key elements: A Market Place Forum that will engage on capturing Asian and Asian American demographic market share in the United States, a Best APA Employer Awards Dinner that recognizes the best practices of companies in advancing Asian talent, and the 10th Annual Diversity Leadership Forum, which will engage on how companies can best attract and advance Asian and Asian American talent. You will also hear about the key findings from the 9th Annual Asian Pacific Americans Corporate Survey, which illustrate key trends regarding the APA workforce in the United States. Engage executives, managers and professionals through workshops, panels and roundtables to advance Asian talent in your company and tap into Asian consumers and investors. Register today!  https://bit.ly/2K4631P
    2018 Multicultural Women's National Conference, July 12-13, New York, NY
    At the Multicultural Women's National Conference, we bring together powerful voices from multicultural women, who engage in courageous conversations exploring intersections of race, gender, and culture in the workplace. This year, with resilient women leading the fight for #MeToo and #TimesUp, we're reinforcing the essential values of truth, confidence and self-care to encourage all women to be  TRUE TO YOU. Don't miss out on the action, and be ready to dive deep into the tough topics that act as barriers to advancing and retaining multicultural women.
    Featuring:
    * Keynotes on speaking power to truth and the keys to authenticity
    * Powerful Leadership Storytalks from senior leaders who weathered challenges of resilience and confidence
    * Skill Building sessions for continued advancement
    * D&I Sessions for the practitioner to engage in the "how-tos"
    * AND MUCH MORE!
    12th Annual ADCOLOR Conference and Awards, September 21-23, Los Angeles, CA
    The 12th Annual ADCOLOR Conference and Awards will take place in Los Angeles, CA at The JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE from September 21-23, 2018. The ADCOLOR Conference is the premier diversity gathering for creative industry professionals. The ADCOLOR Awards highlight and honor the achievements of African-American, American Indian/Native American, Asian Pacific-American, Hispanic/Latino, LGBTQ professionals and diversity and inclusion champions in the space. To nominate go to  nominations.adcolor.org. To register and book your hotel visit 
    32nd Annual NAMIC Conference, October 16-17, New York, NY
    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.
    2018 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference presented by Pandora, November 4-6, Miami Beach, FL ANA
    Registration is open for the 20th annual ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference, presented by Pandora. Get the scoop on how to engage with your multicultural consumers more effectively and meaningfully.  Visit our website for details and register today. #ANAMulti

    19th LGBTQ Tourism Forum, December 2-4, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Join with tourism and hospitality colleagues at the 19th LGBTQ Tourism Forum. The completely rebooted marketing, sales, public relations and research forum to help you better understand, and successfully reach, LGBTQ travelers. Designed for marketing and sales executives of tourism boards, CVBs and DMOs (we also welcome accommodations, tour operators, travel suppliers, events, agencies, and meeting and wedding professionals!). Topics include: Internet, mobile, print and direct marketing, LGBTQ niche segments, meeting and event sales approaches, ROI tracking and results, press relations, community involvement and influencers. Multiple workshops will focus on internet and mobile marketing to the LGBTQ community, plus featured presentations on the latest LGBTQ tourism market statistics, successful outreach techniques, case studies and much more!  LGBTQ Tourism Forum registration and information Produced by Community Marketing & Insights Questions? tom@communitymarketinginc.comAlso: Download our free report:  CMI's 22nd Annual LGBTQ Tourism & Hospitality Survey 
    Upcoming Events in 2018

    May 17, 2018
    LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google
    Community Marketing & Insights, New York, NY

    May 21, 2018
    TLF's 20th Anniversary Scholarship & Donor Recognition Reception: New York City, May 21st & San Francisco, June 4th
    The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF), New York, NY

    May 22, 2018 
    2018 Horowitz Cultural Insights Virtual Forum, May 22
    Horowitz Research, New Rochelle, NY

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

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

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

    June 6, 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 20-21, 2018
    Asia Society Corporate Insights Summit
    Asia Society, New York, NY
     
    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

    August 17-18, 2018
    Toyota USA Presents ¡Latin Food Fest! 2018
    ¡Latin Food Fest!, San Diego, CA
    info@latinfoodfest.com

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

    September 20, 2018
    2018 Horowitz Cultural Insights Virtual Forum, September 20
    Horowitz Research, New Rochelle, NY

    September 21-23, 2018
    12th Annual ADCOLOR Conference and Awards
    ADCOLOR, Los Angeles, CA
     
    October 2, 2018
    Webinar: Career Advice From People With Diverse Abilities
    DiversityInc

    October 16-17, 2018
    32nd Annual NAMIC Conference
    NAMIC, New York, NY
    212-594-5985, sandra.girado@namic.com

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

    November 5-7, 2018
    2018 National Diversity Women's Business Leadership Conference
    Diversity Woman Media, National Harbor, MD

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

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

    December 6, 2018
    2018 Horowitz Cultural Insights Virtual Forum, December 6
    Horowitz Research, New Rochelle, NY
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