[Virtual] 2nd Annual Girls Education Conference: Progress, Power, & Possibilities

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

9:00AM – 12:00PM

Join International House, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, and African Community Fund for Education (ACFE) for the 2nd Annual Girls Education Conference: Progress, Power & Possibilities. This virtual, half-day summit is designed for attendees to learn from and contribute to a discussion on early learning innovation, expanding youth educational experiences, the importance of mentorship, and the economic impact of investing in girls’ education.

Keynote and Q&A: The Digitalization Age - Presented by Jaime Casap, Education Evangelist, Google

Presentation and Q&A: Developing the Next Generation of Girl Bosses - Presented by Cameka Smith, Founder, The BOSS Network and Program Director, BOSS On Campus

Panel Discussion - Moderated by Shelley Bromberek-Lambert, Chief Reimagination Officer, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago. Panelists include Esther Benjamin, CEO and Executive Director World Education Services; Jill Eid, Executive Director Girls on the Run-Chicago; Carla Walker, President think BIG strategies, llc; Victoria Watkins, Chief of Staff to the Chairman & Co-CEO Ariel Investments and Co-Founder & Vice President Project Style. 


This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

For more information and to register, click here.

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