Contact: RaeAnn Pickett
SKDKnickerbocker for the Aspen Institute
202-464-6966 | [email protected]
Panels to Discuss How Latinos are Driving the New Economy Through Creativity, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Inclusion Efforts
Washington, D.C.–– The Aspen Institute, as part of its new Latinos and Society Program, will convene a policy summit on Tuesday, May 12, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., at the Carnegie Library, L’Enfant Map Room and Literary Hall. Registration begins at 8 a.m.
The summit will feature national voices, Latino leaders and Aspen Institute Fellows joining forces to advance issues and policies of importance to Latinos and the country as a whole. Discussions will highlight the importance of inclusive and transformative leadership as a way to address the challenges facing communities across the country.
|WHAT:||The Aspen Institute Inaugural Summit featuring panels with distinguished speakers. List of speakers is subject to change.|
Opening and Welcome
Panel 1: Latinovators: Inventors, Entrepreneurs and Change-makers
Panel 2: Bright Spots: Successful Solutions for Changing Communities
Lunch Discussion: Leadership: An Inclusive Leadership Vision for the Future
|WHEN:||Tuesday, May 12, 2015
9 – 9:15 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
9:15 – 10 a.m. In Conversation with Facebook
10 – 10:55 a.m. Panel 1
11 – 11:55 a.m. Panel 2
noon – 1:20 p.m. Lunch Discussion
1:20 – 1:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
|WHERE:||L’Enfant Map Room, Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square.
Lunch session will be in the Literary Hall. 801 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.
|RSVP:||All media should RSVP to [email protected]|