Schedule

Friday, November 6, 2020

8:30 a.m. Welcome and Summit Overview

9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Opening Keynote: Reverend Canon Nontombi Naomi Tutu

9:45 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. Q & A

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Morning Break

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (Concurrent Sessions):

Dr. Kimberly Churches "Considering COVID 19 Through the Gender Lens"

  Drs. Candice Ulmer & Christina Jones: "The latest research on underrepresented minorities, women and millennials in the STEM fields, DEI initiatives in STEM in the South."

  Dr. Joy DeGruy " Contemporary Race Issues: The Path Forward"

11:45 a.m. - Noon (Transition to Lunch and Break)

Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Keynote Speaker: Mr. John Register "Overcoming Adversity and Resilience"

1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Q&A 

1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. (Concurrent Sessions):

  Ms. Kimberly Tissot 

  Dr. Shawn Edwards: Lead with "The Why" 

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Break)

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Closing Keynote Speaker: Dr. Joy DeGruy "Contemporary Race Issues: The Path Forward"

3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Q&A