Next Generation Women of Color Summit

Starts:  9/19/2015  9:00 AM
Ends: 9/19/2015 5:00 PM
Location: Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, Simmons College

Join The National Black Women’s Society (NBWS) for the 4th Annual Next Generation Women of Color Summit: Access, Equity, Empowerment.

This summit is a day for women and girls of color who are leaders of today and tomorrow to be inspired and impacted in their personal and professional lives. Dynamic speakers will share expertise and tools that cater to the millennial generation related to leadership, business and entrepreneurship, volunteerism, health and wellness, career advancement, and more!

NBWS has partnered with New Mission High School, American Student Assistance, and Big Sister Association of Greater Boston to invite high school-aged girls to attend this event to develop personal and professional skills, and gain experience networking with established professionals.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Issa Rae, Filmmaker and author
  • Dr. Jackie Jenkins-Scott, Wheelock College, President

Breakout Sessions include:

  • Money Matters: Make it Work for You
  • Superwoman Syndrome: Taking Care of You First
  • Learning How to Ask: Getting What You Deserve
  • Dare to Dream: Careers Outside of the Box (Teen Girls Session)

Registration and ticket sales are open. For more information on breakout sessions and speakers, please visit National Black Women's Society.