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Multicultural & Diversity Events, Conferences, Awards, Summits, Webinars and Career Fairs: April – October 2023

Monday, Apr 03, 2023
Upcoming Key Multicultural & Diversity Events
April – October 2023
Featured Events
  • Meet Boston Regional Career Fair, April 11, Boston, MA
  • Xpectives.Health Summit, April 18-20, Boston, MA
  • The Hispanic Marketing Council 2023 Annual Summit, April 26-27, New York, NY
  • Celebrate CONNECTION, INCLUSION and JOY through social dance at MAD HOT BALL 2023! April 26, New York, NY
  • 8th Annual ColorComm Conference, July 26-28, Miami, FL
  • Live Research Webinar: Results from the Community Marketing & Insights 17th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey, July 27 at 1:30pm EDT / 10:30am PDT
  • 2023 AAF Mosaic Awards – Partner with us! September 22, New York, NY
Meet Boston Regional Career Fair, April 11, Boston, MA
Are you looking for an exciting new career in the hospitality industry? On April 11, 2023, Meet Boston is hosting a career fair featuring employers from some of the region’s hotels, restaurants, casinos, sports arenas, tourist attractions, and more. Attendees will have the chance to sign up for interviews on-site, learn more about the hospitality industry, meet potential employers, build professional connections, and network to find internships and full-time or part-time careers. To register, please visit
Xpectives.Health Summit, April 18-20, Boston, MA
The Xpectives.Health Summit is excited to return April 18-20, 2023. Anchored by the 20+ year DTC National Conference, the Summit includes 8+ individual tracks at the event to expand on educational opportunities for understanding the healthcare consumer. Tracks include the Eighth Multicultural Health National Track on April 19th: which will feature presentations from key thought-leaders in the multicultural health marketing sphere and will focus on best practices for reaching the key multicultural populations in America, the Multicultural Health Marketing 101 Program on April 18th: A certification program which offers anyone new to the space of multicultural healthcare marketing an opportunity to learn the basics for reaching diverse consumers which can later be applied to our other conference tracks, and our Forum on Clinical Trials Track on April 20th: which features discussions on creating diverse clinical trials, barriers to recruiting diverse participants, and best practices. Click here to view the most up to date agendas of all the tracks offered at this event. Contact with any questions. Group passes available for groups purchasing passes in quantities of three or more passes, inquire for rates and additional details. Use promo code MMR10 for 10% off passes.
The Hispanic Marketing Council 2023 Annual Summit Returns in Person to New York City, April 26-27, 2023
The HMC Annual Summit, the only Hispanic-centric conference developed by industry leaders with multicultural expertise, is back in person in New York City on April 26 to 27. This day-and-a-half conference packs a powerful agenda aimed at arming brands with data-driven insights, research & strategies to help them connect authentically with the Hispanic market. With nearly $2 billion in buying power and a transformative influence on population growth and culture, Latinos are the key to harnessing the multicultural mainstream and catapulting incremental revenue growth for brands. HMC will kick off the summit with a networking reception filled with executives of the biggest brands, media platforms, research firms and agencies–many of whom are decorated architects of the Hispanic marketing industry–followed the next day with powerful sessions headlined by C-suite leaders, award-winning creatives and newsmakers. Save the date and check back for details at

Celebrate CONNECTION, INCLUSION and JOY through social dance at MAD HOT BALL 2023! April 26, New York, NY

Join Dancing Classrooms’ annual benefit gala on Wednesday April 26, 2023 at 6:30pm EST at the Edison Ballroom, as we honor creative changemakers with live music, student performances, cocktail hour, select wines and seated dinner, a live fund-a-need led by auctioneer Karen Sorbo and of course, dancing! Watch a video recap of Mad Hot Ball 2022 here. This year, guests will also have the opportunity to bid on VIP Dance Cards and purchase dance tickets for access to some of ballroom’s most prestigious professionals (names to be announced soon), including Mad Hot Ball 2023 Gala Committee Co-Chair Mayo Alanen. Emerging from nearly three years of pandemic disruptions, Dancing Classrooms has expanded its programming to reach students in K-12th grade, as well as Students with Disabilities, and has begun teaching a more inclusive array of social dance forms from around the world in supporting young people who have limited access to arts learning. All proceeds will benefit Dancing Classrooms’ year-round free social dance programs for young people across the country. Tickets and Sponsorships Now Available at

8th Annual ColorComm Conference, July 26-28, Miami, FL

ColorComm, Inc., the nation’s leading women’s platform addressing diversity & inclusion across the communications, marketing, advertising, and media industries, will host its 8th Annual ColorComm Conference at the Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne in Miami, Florida. The ColorComm Conference is an exclusive business retreat connecting more than 400 executive leaders from across the communications, marketing, advertising, and digital industries. The conference commonly referred to as #C2Miami opens on Wednesday, July 26 with the ColorComm Circle Awards, the highest honor awarded to a select group of women changing the face of the communications industry. The conference will follow a full day of programming for three days and will conclude on Friday, July 28 with ColorComm’s Signature Business Luncheon featuring an inspiring and impactful leader. “Reconnect & Reimagine” is the theme for ColorComm’s 8th Annual Conference, where attendees will reconnect after four years of being away due to the pandemic and will reimagine their journeys at work and reimagine what success looks like to them in a new way of life. ColorComm’s 2023 Sponsors include: Google, NBC, Comcast, Paramount, McDonald’s, Delta, JPMorgan Chase & Co., AARP, + many others. Registration is now open

Live Research Webinar: Results from the Community Marketing & Insights 17th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey, July 27 at 1:30pm EDT / 10:30am PDT
Join researchers from Community Marketing & Insights presenting key findings of CMI’s 17th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey (n=10,000+). This informative update will cover these and other topical conversations:
1.    The power of corporate outreach via sponsorships, advertising, Pride, etc.
2.    LGBTQ demographics and trends over the years
3.    Preferred terminology in corporate communications, and use of pronouns
4.    Fear of LGBTQ discrimination is on the rise: How it affects the community
5.    Consumer purchases and priorities
6.    Politics and political initiatives targeting LGBTQ and Trans/Nonbinary communities How it affects the community
7.    Living environment and migration trends: Where are LGBTQs moving, and why
8.    The gap between perceived LGBTQ-welcoming and non-welcoming states is getting wider
9.    LGBTQ media consumption and trends
Request your free webinar link by emailing with your name, title and company.
CMI’s LGBTQ Research Report Download Page
Visit the CMI research download page for many informative reports:
Virtually attend 20+ streaming webinars about the LGBTQ community, marketing and communications, including several case studies.
To connect and discuss your LGBTQ community insights needs, please email
Community Marketing & Insights
An NGLCC-Certified LGBT-Owned Business Enterprise

2023 AAF Mosaic Awards – Partner with us! September 22, New York, NY

The AAF Mosaic Awards honors companies and individuals who embody the Mosaic Principles—an action-oriented roadmap to create a more inclusive industry. Mosaic Award recipients display their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through creative work, advocacy, and company-wide initiatives. Each year, individuals and companies are selected as winners for each of the nine Mosaic Award categories. Partnering with the Mosaic Center through sponsorship affirms your organization’s pledge to creating a more inclusive industry. View sponsorship levels and mark your calendar for the Mosaic Awards, Friday, September 22, 2023! To sponsor or purchase tables and tickets contact LeAirra Lacey (llacey@aaf.orgYou won’t want to miss this event!

Upcoming Events in 2023

Check back to view updated information as we receive it which will be posted at

Apr 11, 2023
Meet Boston Regional Career Fair
Meet Boston

Apr 18 – 20, 2023
Xpectives.Health Summit
DTC Perspectives

Apr 26 – 27, 2023
The Hispanic Marketing Council 2023 Annual Summit
Hispanic Marketing Council

Apr 26, 2023

Celebrate CONNECTION, INCLUSION and JOY through social dance at MAD HOT BALL 2023!

Dancing Classrooms

May 23 – 24, 2023
3AF 2023 Asian Marketing Summit
Asian American Advertising Federation, 3AF

Jul 26 – 28, 2023
ColorComm’s 8th Annual Conference
ColorComm, Inc.

Jul 27, 2023
Live Research Webinar: Results from the Community Marketing & Insights 17th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey, July 27 at 1:30pm EDT / 10:30am PDT
Community Marketing & Insights, CMI

Sep 22, 2023

2023 AAF Mosaic Awards – Partner with us!

American Advertising Federation, AAF

Oct 10 – 12, 2023
2023 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference
Association of National Advertisers

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