The official EmpowerHer schedule.
Prepare for a weekend of learning, connecting, finding your tribe and overall Black Girl Awesomeness!
Friday June 9
3:00pm / Registration & Networking
3:45pm / Kickoff and warmup with Blavity CEO, Morgan Debaun
4:15pm / Chat with Zim Ugochukwu of Travel Noire
6:00pm / What's Next
6:30pm / Happy Hour (separate location)
Saturday June 10
8:00am / Registration. Breakfast sponsored by McDonalds.
9:15am / Welcomes and warmups with Morgan Debaun
9:30am / Women’s Entrepreneurship and Small Business Challenge with Nikisha Brunson of Urban Bush Babes, Alex Wolf of Boss Babe Academy and Darian Symoné Harvin. Panel presented by Ford Motor Company.
10:45am / Black women in media panel with Kyra Kyles, former Editor-in-chief of Ebony and Lilly Workneh of HuffPost Black Voices
11:15am / Fireside chat with Lena Waithe
11:35am / Protecting your creations AMA chat with Bärí A. Williams of Stubhub
1:15pm / School is in session! workshop with Danielle Leslie
3:00pm / Recess!
3:50pm / AMA chat with Necole Kane of Xo Necole
6:00pm / Happy hour (separate location)