Calendar of Recommended Multicultural and Diversity Events

Featured Events

March 25-26, 2019
2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference

The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference is “where diversity and inclusion intersects with academic and corporate strategies.” Hosted by The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB), PHL Diversity (a business development division of PHLCVB) in partnership with Temple University School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management and Lodging Media, the conference will take place on March 25th & 26th at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Philadelphia. This is an education summit designed for CEOs, corporate leaders, chief diversity officers and government officials to exchange insights and concepts about diversity and inclusion best practices across multiple industries. It also serves as a resource for executives, organizations, administrators and academics seeking new innovative, forward-thinking diversity, equity, and inclusion approaches. The two-day agenda includes a City Mayors Roundtable; opening remarks by Justin Nelson, co-founder and president of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC); and closing remarks from Wade Davis, former NFL player. Unique to the conference is the academic Think Tank focusing on educational design, barriers and disparities on university campuses. Learn more at diphilly.com.



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May 17, 2019
Entrepreneur Empowerment Lunch (EEL) and Latina Entrepreneur of the Month Awards

Latinas in Business Inc. is turning five and like a 5-year old, we are jumping high and running far with our Latinas in Business 2019 Schedule!
Entrepreneur Empowerment Lunch (EEL) and Latina Entrepreneur of the Month Awards (New Jersey) - May 17, 2019 - 9am to 2pm Workshops at the Entrepreneur Empowerment Lunch (EEL) are based on "peer-to-peer" knowledge sharing. Successful Latina entrepreneurs are invited to speak about their journeys, obstacles and barriers they overcame, and how they achieved success. Experts are also invited to provide information that helps build a solid foundation for attendees' businesses. Open to all small businesses regardless of gender, race or background. 
5th Annual Latina SmallBiz Expo & Pitch your Business Competition (NYC)-November 7, 2019 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
The Latina SmallBiz Expo is an annual celebration of the economic power of Latinas and other minority women entrepreneurs featuring Product Demonstrations, Makeup and Hair Makeovers, Latino Food and Beverages Sampling, Giveaways, and Door Prizes. The Pitch Your Business Competition has become its signature feature, attracting strong and established Latina small businesses for an opportunity to win a cash prize, and be promoted in media and social media. See here 2017 and 2018. For more information or to receive a sponsorship package for both events, contact Susana G Baumann, President and CEO, Susana@latinasinbusiness.us.


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June 4-5, 2019
3rd Annual National Financial Services Expo: The Future=AAI, June 4-5

REGISTER FOR THE TOP FINANCIAL SERVICES EXPO TODAY! 
The 3rd Annual National FinServ Expo: The Future =AAI, is the only expo that brings together all contributors of the Financial Services Industry - from housing and insurance to traditional banking and auto finance - to gain access to new business opportunities, to discover transformative technology and to recognize the benefits of inclusive organizational change. The attendees will gain the knowledge of strategic solutions that illuminate the path for the future of the Financial Services industry; learn about the latest trends in technology that will elevate their business models and will hear from some of the top experts in financial services, technology and personal development. Early Registration is only $525, but will only be available for a limited time. Register today at www.councilforinclusion.org. Contact: DeShawn Turner, dturner@councilforinclusion.com, 844.365.2840.


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June 6, 2019
The AAF’s 2019 Mosaic Awards

Join the American Advertising Foundation (AAF) in recognizing and celebrating inclusive and innovative marketing campaigns, media content, company initiatives and champions of diversity.  Your participation will assist in honoring those change agents who create content and work environments that better reflect today’s multicultural landscape.  To learn more about making a meaningful impact in supporting the 2019 Mosaic Awards, please visit www.aaf.org/mosaicawards.


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June 10-12, 2019
2019 CMC Annual Summit

The Culture Marketing Council: The Voice of Hispanic Marketing is bringing its annual summit to the Statler Hotel in Dallas from June 10-12. The summit brings together the best strategic and creative minds in the multicultural marketing industry and focuses on the theme Culture-Driven Marketingwhich will provide attendees with thought-provoking content to arm a new generation of culture creators with proven strategies to make an impact in today’s complex marketplace. With deep-dive sessions, fewer presentations and even more debate and conversation than ever before, the CMC 2019 Annual Summit promises to be a leading event in the multicultural marketing world, consistently delivering content thoughtfully curated by experts rather than sponsorships--plus breakthrough databusiness-building best practices, and networking opportunities with the biggest players in multicultural marketing. Don’t miss the ultimate top-level, idea-driven multicultural conference, where brands, agencies, media companies and content creators have their voice and share the stage! Register at http://www.culturemarketingcouncil.org/Events/Annual-Summit/Registration-2019.



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June 20, 2019
Community Marketing & Insights 12th Annual LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google

Don't miss this comprehensive research, advertising, marketing and communications forum, helping you better understand and serve LGBTQ consumers. Audience: Marketing, advertising, PR and communications professionals across all industries, who want to successfully reach diverse LGBTQ communities, and initiate or update effective strategies. Perfect for LGBTQ market newbies and veterans alike! Registration is limited to 150 participants. Information: https://communitymarketinginc.com/lgbtq-marketing-advertising-symposium/ Download the free 12th Annual LGBTQ Community Survey report.


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July 9-10, 2019
Working Mother 2019 Multicultural Women's National Conference

Don't miss the Multicultural Women's National Conference where women from various industries come together to engage in courageous conversations to explore the intersections of race, gender, and culture in the workplace. This two-day national conference motivates attendees to race forward in the pursuit of higher cross-cultural understanding, attracts hundreds of from major corporations, and honors the Working Mother Best Companies for Multicultural Women. Click here for updated information about this event and all of Working Mother Media's 2019 conferences.


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July 24 - 26, 2019
ColorComm's 6th Annual Conference

ColorComm, Inc., the nation's leading women's platform addressing diversity and inclusion from across the communications, marketing, media, and advertising industries, will return to Miami, Florida for its 6th annual conference at the Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, July 24, 2019 -July 26, 2019. Ann Curry, Emmy Award-Winning Journalist, will serve as the keynote speaker of ColorComm's Annual Conference. Visit www.colorcommconference.com for more information.


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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 2019

March 25-26, 2019
2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference

The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB), Philadelphia, PA
http://diphilly.com

May 15-16, 2019
Asia Society Diversity & Marketing Leadership Summit: Powering Global Businesses

Asia Society, New York, NY
https://asiasociety.org/global-talent-initiatives
dreid@asiasociety.org

May 17, 2019
Latinas in Business Inc. Entrepreneur Empowerment Lunch (EEL) and Latina Entrepreneur of the Month Awards

Latinas in Business Inc., , NJ
https://latinasinbusiness.us
Susana@latinasinbusiness.us

May 22-23, 2019
3AF 2019 Asian Marketing Summit

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

June 4-5, 2019
3rd Annual National Financial Services Expo: The Future=AAI

The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services, Irving, TX
https://councilforinclusion.org
844.365.2840, dturner@councilforinclusion.com

June 6, 2019
The AAF’s 2019 Mosaic Awards

American Advertising Federation (AAF), Hollywood, FL
http://www.aaf.org/mosaicawards

June 10-12, 2019
2019 CMC Annual Summit

The Culture Marketing Council: The Voice of Hispanic Marketing, Dallas, TX
http://www.culturemarketingcouncil.org/Events/Annual-Summit/Registration-2019

June 20, 2019
Community Marketing & Insights 12th Annual LGBTQ Marketing & Advertising Symposium @ Google

Community Marketing & Insights, New York, NY
https://communitymarketinginc.com/lgbtq-marketing-advertising-symposium/

July 9-10, 2019
Working Mother 2019 Multicultural Women's National Conference

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

July 24 - 26, 2019
ColorComm's 6th Annual Conference

ColorComm Media Group, Miami, FL
http://www.colorcommconference.com/

November 3-5, 2019
20th Annual LGBTQ Tourism Forum @ Vdara Las Vegas

Community Marketing & Insights, Las Vegas, NV
https://communitymarketinginc.com/lgbtq-learn/

November 7, 2019
Latinas in Business Inc. 5th Annual Latina SmallBiz Expo & Pitch your Business Competition

Latinas in Business Inc., New York, NY
https://latinasinbusiness.us
Susana@latinasinbusiness.us

November 6-9, 2019
2019 ANA Multicultural Marketing & Diversity Conference

ANA, San Diego, CA
https://www.ana.net/conference/show/id/MCC-NOV19