Conference Agenda

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Board of Directors Meeting
Location: Emperor Ballroom 1

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Workshop A: National Mentoring Training
Location: Octavius 15-18

Overview: This workshop is designed to certify all members in mentoring as well as train potential members (League of Trainers) throughout the organization to train in their respective chapters and regions. The Workshop will cover the History of Mentoring, The Relevance of Mentoring in Today’s Society, The Why in Mentoring, Mentoring the 100 Way Across A Lifetime, Current Research, The Impact of Mentoring, and How to Build Effective Mentoring Programs.

Facilitator: Dr. Joshua W. Murfree, Jr., Programs Committee Chair

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Workshop B: Maintaining the Sustainability of a Collegiate 100® Chapter
Location: Octavius 19-20

Overview: This workshop is designed for 100 Black Men chapters that are currently sponsoring
or seeking to sponsor a Collegiate 100® chapter. Throughout the workshop, 100 Black Men chapters will gain knowledge regarding the Collegiate 100® Policy and the benefits of starting a Collegiate 100® chapter. Members will leave knowing not only how to start a Collegiate 100® chapter, but the steps needed to maintain a sustainable Collegiate 100® chapter for years come.

Moderator: Michael Victorian, Collegiate 100® Committee Chair

Panelists:

Eric Friall
, President, 100 Black Men of Tallahassee, Inc.
Darnell Joseph, Advisor, Collegiate 100® of Texas Southern
Gaybriel Payton, Chapter President, Collegiate 100® of Jackson State University

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Workshop C: How to Successfully File an IRS Form 990
Location: Octavius 12-14

Overview: Filing the Form 990 can be a difficult task, especially for new 100 Black Men chapters, along with incoming chapter presidents and treasurers. The IRS requires organizations whose gross receipts are at least $25,000 or more to file an IRS Form 990 or an IRS Form 990-EZ. During this workshop, members will understand the process for successfully filing the Form 990 for their 100 Black Men chapter.

Facilitator: Milton Jones, Economic Empowerment Committee Chair

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Workshop D: 100 Black Men of America Intellectual: Securing, Protecting, and Maintaining One of Our Most Valuable Assets
Location: Octavius 21-23

Overview: During this workshop, we will provide the approved 100 BMOA trademarks and discuss the importance of protecting and maintaining them. We will also discuss the dangers of chapters altering and/or personalizing registered marks and explain how to use and protect 100 BMOA trademarks, designs, and logos. We will discuss the importance ofmembers actively assisting the staff at national headquarters in monitoring and reporting unauthorized uses, unlicensed uses, and improper uses. The expected outcome is to have members using only approved 100 BMOA trademarks in the appropriate manner; and reporting all unlicensed activity to headquarter staff.

Facilitator:
John Kendall, Registered Patent & Trademark Attorney, Law Office of John S. Kendall, P.C.
Mac Hunter, General Counsel, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration/100 Lounge
Location: Augustus I & II

Sponsor 

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Workshop E: From K-12 to College and Beyond
Location: Octavius 21-23

Overview: The vision of the Education Committee is, “Our children will attend thriving schools that prepare all students to graduate ready for college, career, and community.” During this workshop, members will learn the pathways need to help those mentees who are enduring the issues that are currently facing K-12 education. Members will leave with a plan to ensure their mentees continue towards achieving higher education so they can maintain their future careers.

Facilitators: Dr. Floyd Rose and Dr. Joseph Silver, Education Committee Co- Chairs, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Workshop F: How to Be an Effective Leader
Location: Octavius 12-14

Overview: This interactive workshop will give members the opportunity to gain training in the Four Fundamental Qualities of Effective Leadership. The workshop will involve activities, videos, and a Leadership Toolkit, specifically tailored to the leadership of 100 Black men. Member will receive training on the Essential Elements of Leadership and leave this workshop knowing
the Ancient African Principles of Leadership that can be incorporated into their daily lives.

Facilitators:
Kolarele Sonaike
, International District Representative, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.
Ola Oyalegan, President, 100 Black Men of London, UK, Inc.
Andrew McKinley, Vice-President Administration, 100 Black Men of London, UK, Inc.

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Workshop G: The Fundamentals of Fundraising
Location: Octavius 12-20

Overview: Fundraising and Development are essential to the financial sustainability
of a 100 Black Men chapter. During this workshop, members will have the opportunity to learn about fundraising. Understanding the fundamentals of fundraising and development will help members develop their fundraising skills and build relationships to be successful at fostering future capital for their local 100 Black Men chapter.

Facilitators: John E. Armstrong, Jr. and Danielle Kennedy-Jones, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Workshop H: Investment and Ownership Opportunities in the Hotel Industry
Location: Venice

Sponsor:  

Overview: Join Marriott leaders for a brief presentation on the hotel industry and discuss the opportunity to build long term wealth through hotel ownership. Overview of the business, ownership structure, and financial commitment, as well as how to get started and what’s important to succeed.

Facilitators:
Christie Patterson: 
Director, Lodging Development, Marriott Select Brands
Julius Robinson, Senior Vice President, Global Brand Leader

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Presidents’ Roundtable
Location: Octavius 15-18

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Welcome to Las Vegas Reception Stakeholders Reception (Invite Only)

6:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m

The 100 Daily Fitness
Location: Palace Foyer

Sponsor:  

7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.

The 100 Daily Devotion
Location: Tarranto

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The Serenity Experience – Health & Wellness
 Location: Venice

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration/100 Lounge
Location: Augustus I&II

Sponsor:  

 

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Bookstore
Location: Augustus I&II
Sponsor:

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Volunteer / Information Desk
Location: Office 5 (Palace 1)

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Opening Ceremony
Location: Palace I-III

Sponsors:

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Barbershop Forum: “Taking A Cut Out of Life”
Location: Palace I-III

Sponsor:  

Overview: Taking A Cut Out of Life by 100 Black Men of America, Inc. is a traveling series birthed from the experiences of so many African American males, from youth to adulthood. In the book, The Miracles of Mentoring, Thomas W. Dortch Jr. remanences on a familiar scene where African American men discuss the issues of the community while sharing knowledge and opinions with youth. The barbershop has always been somewhat of a cultural rite of passage, where wisdom is shared with the next generation of men. In response to the urgent need to deliver real solutions, 100 Black Men of America, Inc. has activated the 100 Network to deliver the 100 Barber Shop Tour across the United States. Get ready for real-talk to enter the public discourse.

Moderator: Jeff Johnson, CEO, JIJ Communications

Panelist:

Rev. Al Sharpton, Founder & President, National Action Network
Dr. Thomas A. Parham,President,California State University, Dominguez Hills
William Craig “Bill” Campbell,Former Mayor, Atlanta Georgia
Alexander Smalls, Chef, Restaurateur, Author, Musician, & Guru, Alexander Smalls & Company, LLC

12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Salute to our Youth Luncheon
Location: Augustus III-VI

Emcee: Virginia Harris,President, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.

Speaker: Rev. Dr. Jamal H. Bryant, Senior Pastor, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Adult Workshop I: Money Habits to Build Wealth
Location: Palace I

Sponsor:

Overview: We all want financial success, but how can we make our money work for us?
As CNNMoney (New York) stated, “It doesn’t matter how rich you are, poor spending habits can quickly drain even the most well-funded bank account.” During this interactive workshop, participants will interact with powerful business leaders on how they are able to maintain their wealth. Participants will also learn successful money habits that can help prevent them from struggling financially in the future.

Moderator: Milton Jones, Economic Empowerment Committee Chair

Panelists:

Dr. William Pickard, CEO and Chairman, GAA Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management
Dr. Kase L. Lawal, Chairman, CAMAC International Corporation
Quentin Roach, Senior VP of Business Development & Supplier Management Groups and Chief Procurement Officer, Merck & Company, Inc.

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Adult Workshop II: Getting Beyond the Likes: Social Media Engagement Strategies for Your Nonprofit
Location: Palace III

Overview: Social Media opens the conversation and brings 100 Black Men chapters not only their current, but their future consumers. In fact, social media is the best tool at your chapter’s disposal to get you closer to consumers and stakeholders. It allows you to interact with and teach them more about your unique program offerings. In this seminar, members will learn how to manage their online social media, how to engage their communities, and how to grow their social media platform with the smallest marketing budget. This session will show participants how to cost effectively attract consumers and also measure on-going success through social media.

Moderator: McGhee Williams Osse, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Burrell Communications Group

Panelists:

Shanae Hill, CEO & Founder, Premier Choice, LLC
Shante Gilmer, Public Relations Partner, Premier Choice, LLC
Curtis Battles, Founder/CEO, Craft Beer Insights
Amir Windom, Grammy Award Winning Record Executive & Film Producer

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Collegiate 100® Workshop: MISSING IN ACTION: The Absence of Black Male Students in Medical Schools
Location: Octavius 19-20

Sponsor:

Overview: According to the Association of American Medical Colleges report, Altering the Course: Black Males in Medicine, there has been a decline among Black males applying to and attending medical school over a 36-year span (1978 – 2014). Why is there such a lack of black males in medicine? During this workshop, a panel of medical doctors will discuss the root causes of this problem, present their perspectives on the problem, and focus on potential solutions and the application of lessons learned. Collegiate 100® students will leave this workshop knowing the importance of pursuing a medical degree.

Moderator: Richard Allen Williams, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACP, Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine

Panelists:

Charles Flippin, MD,Walter Distinguished Chair and Professor of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine
James E.K. Hildreth, Ph.D., MD, President and CEO, Meharry Medical College
Neville Campbell, MD, MBA, Board-Certified Anesthesiologist and Interventional Pain Management Physician, Center for Wellness & Pain Care of Las Vegas
Ruben G. Alexander, MD,Board-Certified Anesthesiologist and Interventional Pain Management Physician, Center for Wellness & Pain Care of Las Vegas

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wells Fargo Youth Workshop I: Hands on Banking®  Experience
(Middle & High School Students Only)
Location: Octavius: 21-23

Sponsor:  

Facilitators: Wells Fargo Team

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wells Fargo Youth Workshops II: Hands on Banking: The Small Business Idea Lab Competition
Location: Octavius 12-14

Sponsor:  

Overview: The Small Business Idea Lab Competition allows students to create a small business idea and business plan utilizing the tools from the Hands on Banking program. During this competition, five (5) 100 Black Men chapters will present their business plan that will help solve a social issue. This event is dedicated for the Hands on Banking chapter grantees only. Chapter youth not participating in the Idea Lab Competition will attend the Wells Fargo Youth Workshop I.

Emcee: Jeff Johnson,CEO, JIJ Communications

Facilitators: Wells Fargo Team

2:30p.m. – 7:00p.m.

State Farm African American History Challenge (AAHC) Competition Briefing and Preliminary Rounds

Locations: Neapolitan I-III

  • Holding Room: Neapolitan I
  • Junior Division: Neapolitan II
  • Senior Division: Neapolitan III

Sponsor:  

Junior Division Competition Official: James Miller, AAHC Co-Chair
Senior Division Competition Official: Alvin Cavalier, AAHC Chair

Junior Division Judges/Score Tabulator:
100 Black Men of America, Inc. Board Members

Senior Division Judges/Score Tabulators: 
Phillip Thomas
, Assistant Project Manager, Linbeck Group
Javon Johnson, Ph.D., Director of African American and African Diaspora Studies, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Connection Seminar: How to Love A Black Man/ Black Woman: The Art of Making It Work
Location: Palace I

Sponsor:

Overview: Employing the100 Black Men of America’s Four for the Future platform, four sets of married couples will share their experience about love and relationship and the focus on family matters based on Economic Empowerment, Education, Health and Wellness, and Mentoring. The couples will also address salient issues on leadership and spirituality in their families and the impact it has had on their success in marriage.

Moderator: Dr. Joshua Murfree, Programs Committee Chair

Panelists: 

  • Selby Artis and Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis
  • Dr. Tommie Smith and DeLois Smith       
  • Dr. Mark Alexander and Dr. F. Olivia Shakir
  • Sterling and Ashla Lane

4:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Wells Fargo Collegiate 100® Workshop & Reception
Location: Octavius 12-14

Sponsor:  

Overview: Transition your skills and education into the Financial Services Industry through Wells Fargo Early Talent Programs, Internships and nontraditional Next Generation Talent roles.  In this session you will learn about the newest trends in “behavior-based interviews” and how to present yourself in an interview so that you stand above the rest. Learn from a panel of financial services experts about how they successfully transitioned from “college to corporate” in traditional and nontraditional roles.

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

HBCU Presidents and High School Students Meet and Greet
Location: Octavius  21-23

Sponsor:   

6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

HBCU Presidents and Chapter Presidents Roundtable
Location: Palace I 

Sponsor:  

Overview: HBCUs have been a staple in the Black community since the 1930s. These historical institutions were the primarily source of secondary education for African Americans in the U.S. As times have changed, these universities are no longer the only options available to students, which has created change for HBCUs. Twenty (20) HBCUs have closed their doors and many are constantly fighting to stay open. How do HBCUs attract the best students and obtain funding to continue to do great work? Hear from HBCU presidents firsthand about the work they are doing, critical issues with HBCUs, and why these institutions are still needed and relevant. Come to learn more on how we can support HBCUs within our own communities to ensure they will remain open for generations to come.

Moderator: Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis, President, Benedict College

Panelist:
Larry Robinson, Ph.D., President, Florida A&M University
Paul A. Jones, Ph.D., President, fort valley state university
Lester C. Newman, Ph.D., President, Jarvis Christian College

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Programs Committees Meeting
Locations: Tarranto

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Chapter Development Committee Meeting
Location: Office 6

7:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Youth & Chaperone Orientation
Location: Octavius 21-23

7:45 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Youth Party
Location: Octavius 21-23

8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Opening Reception
Location: Augustus III-VI

Emcee: John Armstrong, Jr., CEO, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

Entertaiment: Sheila E & Mike Phillips

Sponsors:

6:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m

The 100 Daily Fitness
Location:Palace Foyer

Sponsor:  

7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.

The 100 Daily Devotion
 Location:Tarranto

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The Serenity Experience – Health & Wellness
Location: Venice

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration/100 Lounge
Location: Augustus I&II

Sponsors:

    

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Bookstore
Location: Augustus I & II

Sponsor:   

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Volunteer / Information Desk
Location: Office 5 (Palace I)

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

State of the 100 Breakfast
Location:Augustus III – VI 

Sponsor:

Emcee: Albert Dotson, Jr., Vice-Chairman, 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

Keynote Speaker: Common

10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Adult Workshop: Community Violence: A Public Health Crisis Solution: Community, Collaborations, and Commitment
Location: Palace I

Overview: What are we doing in our community to prevent violence? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “Violence is a serious public health problem. From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life. Many more survive violence and suffer physical, mental, and or emotional health problems throughout the rest of their lives.” During this open-panel discussion, participants will have an opportunity to engage with panel experts and listen to strategies that can be implemented within the communityfor violence prevention. Participants will then be able to transfer the knowledge learned during this workshop towards others throughout their communities to prevent violence before it begins.

Sponsor:  

Moderator: Adewale Troutman, MD, Associate Dean for Health Equity and Community Engagement, USF College of Public Health

 

Panelist Experts:

Alex E. Crosby, MDSenior Medical Advisor, Division of Violence Prevention/CDC  
Omar K. Danner, MD, FACSProfessor of Surgery, Chief of Surgery at Grady for MSM, Program Director, Reach One Each One, Director of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Morehouse School of Medicine

10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Women of Influence I: Legendary Women Creating Paths to Continued Success
Location: Emperors Ballroom  

Sponsor:      

Overview: Let’s celebrate the journey of successful women who have demonstrated extraordinary dedication to issues that affect women within the community. Throughout our history, women have influenced and changed the world by adding their intellect, determination, passion, and strength to
so many efforts. As we are aware of the scarcity of prominent images of women and people of color in many fields, this group of women have disturbed that notion and have become champions, role models, and trailblazers in their respective fields while contributing to our community and society as a whole. The path has not always been clear or easy, but they persevered and are now able to share their knowledge of this journey. During this workshop, these great leaders will share upon their experiences and provide skill- based knowledge to help develop new leaders and build on the capacity of others to help promote advancement and improve opportunities available to women.

Moderator: Judge Glenda A. Hatchett, Esq., The Hatchett Firm, P.C.

Panelists:

Susan L. Taylor, Founder & CEO, National Cares Mentoring Movement
Xernona Clayton, Founder, President, and CEO, Trumpet Awards Foundation, Inc.
Omarosa Manigault Newman, #1 New York Times Best Seller, Unhinged
Virginia W. Harris, National President, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.
Mashonda Tifrere, Art Collector, Singer/Songwriter, Philanthropist, and Change Agent

10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Collegiate 100® Workshop: Show Me the Money! Bridging Financial Aid Gaps Through Private Scholarship Strategies
Location:Octavius 12-14

Sponsor:  

Overview: This session will provide a blueprint for helping minority students and advisors develop realistic 4-year college funding strategies. Using a series of interactive financial aid scenarios and our “Good Fit” Scholarship Research Theory, participants will practice identifying “tailored” scholarship options for minority students. Led by a national scholarship expert, participants will be challenged to “Act Like an Advisor, andThink Like a Scholarship Committee”, connecting the dots between leadership, civic engagement, and personal branding to enhance students’ eligibility for private scholarship resources. The session will also focus on increasing the overall quality of students’ applications using sample scholarship selection rubrics.

Moderator: Dr. Stephen VaultVP Business Development & Planning, WellStar Health System

Panelists:

Jessica Johnson, Founder andExecutive Director, The Scholarship Academy
Harry L. Williams, President & CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Larry P. Thomas, “LPT”, MS, MBA, Founding & Managing Director, Fredrick Douglass Distinguished Scholars, American University Washington, D.C.
Anne-Marie Burton, Vice President, Programs, Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.

10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Middle & High School Workshop Youth Influencers: Black Movie Moguls
Location: Octavius 19-23

Sponsor:  

Overview: African American representation in Hollywood has changed throughout history. In today’s film industry, there are many African Americans directing movies, acting in films, working behind the scenes, or owning their own production companies. The NY Times stated, “Race in American cinema has rarely been a matter of simple step-by-step progress. It has more often proceeded in fits and starts, with backlashes coming on the heels of breakthroughs, and periods of intense argument followed by uncomfortable silence.” During this workshop, students will get to interact with today’s Black Movie Moguls and learn how these individuals were able to overcome the backlashes to make their breakthrough into the film industry.

Panelists:
Rhyan LaMarr,Film Director, Canal Street & Restored Me
Amir Windom, Grammy Award Winning Record Executive & Film Producer
Reed Shannon, Actor, Singer, Dancer, & Speaker
Bernie Lawrence-Watkins, Principal Attorney, B. Lawrence Watkins & Associates, PC

12:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

The Chairman’s Awards Luncheon
Location: Augustus III – VI 

Sponsor:  

Emcee: Carla Wade, Anchor, KTNV Channel 13

Keynote Speaker: DeVon Franklin

3:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

State Farm Youth Competitions and Awards Ceremony
Location: Emperors Ballroom

Sponsors:  

Emcee: Mark Jackson, II, Author, Read Me or Stay Broke

AAHC Judge: James Miller, AAHC Co-Chair
AAHC Score Tabulator: Phillip Thomas,Assistant Project Manager, Linbeck Group 

Dollars and $ense Judges:

Iesha Jackson, Ed.D., Assistant Professor, Teaching & Learning, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 
Zachary Robbins,Ph.D., Principal, Cheyenne High School
Kylan Patterson, Premier Banker, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Shawn Taylor,Vice President, Business Initiatives Consultant, Data Management & Insights Strategic Planning, Bay Area Supplier Diversity Liaison, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

 Youth Competition Chairs:

Alvin Cavalier, African American History Challenge
Nathaniel Haugabrook, Dollars and $ense Youth Investment Competition

 

7:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Youth Event – Club 100
Location:Palace III

DJ: Freddi Wu
Performance by Childish Major

8:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

The 100 Black Men Black Tie Gala
Location: Augustus III-VI

Emcees: DeMarco Morgan & Sheryl Lee Ralph

Sponsors:       

Performance by: After 7

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6:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m

The 100 Daily Fitness
Location: Palace Foyer

Sponsor:  

7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.

The 100 Daily Devotion
 Location:Tarranto

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The Serenity Experience – Health & Wellness
Location: Venice

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Registration/100 Lounge
Location: Augustus I & II

Sponsors:      

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

100 Lounge
Location: Augustus I&II

Sponsors:

    

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Bookstore
Location: Augustus I & II

Sponsor:   

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Volunteer / Information Desk
Location: Office 5 (Palace I)

8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Report From Our Youth Breakfast
Location: Augustus III-VI 

Sponsors:

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Delegates Assembly
Location: Palace III

Sponsor:  

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Women of Influence II
Location: Emperors Ballroom

Sponsor:  

Speaker: Sheryl Lee Ralph, Actress, Singer, Author, & Philanthropist, The D.I.V.A Foundation

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Youth Summit: History, Impact, and Future of Electronic Media
Location: Octavius 19-23

Sponsor:

Overview: Media continues to evolve in presentation, interaction, and impact on our communities. The amount of information and misinformation is growing at an enormous rate. The ability to participate, interpret, and create within the various platforms is an essential skill for the 21st century. During this Youth Summit, students will learn how electronic media has evolved from the first working telegraph in 1816 to current content received via social media platforms, radio broadcasts, and television networks, which are increasing daily. Students will leave the Youth Summit knowing the impact of electronic media and what lies ahead in the future for the next generation of leaders.

Moderator: Scott Evans, On-Air Personality, NBC’s Access Live & World of Dance

Panelists:

Rory T. Edwards, Educator, Author, Transformational Speaker & Coach, Rory T. Edwards Group
Willie Moore, Jr.,Radio Host, Willie Moore Jr. Show
Quinnie Jenkins, Regional Leader of Community Affairs & Grassroots, Southwest Airlines
Kevin A. Rolle, Ph.D., Chief of Staff, Alabama State University

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

“Me Too”: From A Male’s Perspective
Location: Palace I

Sponsor:  

Overview: The Me Too Movement is a national movement against sexual harassment and sexual assault; resulting in the support of survivors. Women have started coming forward to disclose sexual crimes against their assailants ranging from high-profile celebrities to local employers. However, women are not alone in this movement. Men have their “Me Too” experiences as well. During this workshop, participants will gain knowledge regarding the Me Too Movement from a male’s perspective.

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Men of Influence: Cooking for a Healthier Lifestyle
Location: Palace I

Sponsor:

Overview: Selecting healthy foods to eat may be tough for some people but is best for healthy aging. Consistent with Help Guide, “Healthy eating is not about strict dietary limitations, staying unrealistically thin, or depriving yourself of the foods you love. Rather, it’s about feeling great, having more energy, improving your health, and boosting your mood.” During this cooking demonstration, members will learn how to implement healthy foods choices into their everyday diets for a healthy lifestyle.

Chef Daniel W. Thomas, Celebrity Chef, Cookbook Author, & Philanthropist

1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Women’s Excursion
Macy’s Shopping Experience & Lake Las Vegas

Sponsor:

1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Youth Excursion w/STEM Initiative – Middle/High School Excursion
Seven Magic Mountains & Hoover Dam Tour

Sponsor:  

8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Grand Party with the 100
Location: Augustus III – VI

Sponsors:       

8:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Youth Event
Location:Palace III

Entertainment: DJ FREDDIE WU 

 

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Local Church Service – Victory Missionary Baptist Church
Location: 500 West Monroe Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89106
Service Hours – 8am, 9:45am, 11:15am