National Latina Equal Pay Day is the day when Latina pay catches up to that of white, non-Hispanic men from the previous year.
This year it is being observed on November 20, 2019 & we are giving you access to 10+ immersive workshops to change this & help craft your roadmap for professional & entrepreneurial success in 2020!
We anticipate more than 500 participants to come together for an afternoon of empowerment, education & networking at our inaugural Latinx Summit - an effort to move beyond typical panel discussions by offering action plans at several venues throughout NYC hosted by leading companies & agencies.
Brought to you by the leadership team: Angelica Litwin-Perez, Elisa Charters, Yai Vargas, & Carolina Castro. Huge thank you our amazing partners & sponsors featured on our website: https://latinx2020nyc.com
Our Latinx Summit features:
Headquartered venues throughout NYC with access to employment pipelines
10+ workshops to support your personal, professional & entrepreneurial goals
Executive/Expert presenters from varied industries, start-ups & government entities
Opportunities to connect with our powerful Latinx community in NYC, network with recruiters, meet potential mentors & mentees, & build community
Networking Reception at Hudson Yards
Venue, workshop topics, & speakers:
(Workshop timeframes: Part I: 1:00-3:00 p.m. & Part II: 3:15-5:00 p.m.)
LinkedIn HQ (350 5th Ave.)
Part I: LinkedIn: "Rock Your Brand" with Carla Martinez-Cuevas & "Creating Storytelling Magic" with Yai Vargas Founder/CEO of The Latinista
Part II: "Confident Public Speaking" Minue Yoshida, Author & Public Speaking Coach
Barclays HQ (745 7th Ave.)
Part I: "Sustainability, Diversity & Inclusion & Impacts to Our Communities"
Part II: "Building Connectivity in Supplier Diversity for 2020"
AARP-NY (750 3rd Ave.)
Parts I & II: "Living Longer, Living Smarter " by Maggie Castro, Associate State Director, Hispanic Outreach - Aging & planning together; bring a parent, an abuela or any family member or friend, as we are never too young or too mature to plan for our futures!
RISE FinTech (43 W 23rd St)
Part I: "Design Thinking to Business Development" - a customer-centered process that both startups & large corporations use to prototype & develop their products & branding.
Part II: 2020 Latinx Venture Capital Lead Plan offers an inside look on what you need to know about available asset classes & emerging trends, strategies on partnerships, & how to close deals with investors, social impact drivers, angel investors, & others in the investment community. Speakers: Cheryl Campos, Principal at Republic. Others TBA.
Barclays HQ (745 7th Ave.) - by invitation only
Parts I & II - C-suite Development - "What is your value proposition?" by Bill Ehrhardt, CEO Group Chair, Vistage Worldwide
These are just a few of the amazing workshops & partners featured at #LatinxSummitNYC!
Afterwards, you are welcomed to join us at the Networking Reception from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Cedric's at the Shed in Hudson Yards (545 W 30th St.). Cash bar. Please note that you must be a registered attendee to join.
More details on the workshops, speakers, & our sponsors can be found on our website: https://latinx2020nyc.com
If you are interested in volunteering, please sign-up here.
To apply for a scholarship, please sign-up here.
Disclosure: Please be advised that basic attendee information (name, address, email) will be shared with our venue sponsors for security purposes & access to buildings for the workshops. Any workshop materials & follow-up will also be sent electronically to attendees and/or posted to latinx2020nyc.com.
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