JUNE 24, 2020 (VIRTUAL CONFERENCE)

2nd Annual Girls Education Conference
Theme: Progress, Power & Possibilities

01

DAY

10

SPEAKERS

200+

PARTICIPANTS

8.00 AM - 12.00 NOON

The 2nd Annual Girls Education Conference: Progress, Power & Possibilities is a half-day summit 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.

MEET THE SPEAKERS

JAIME CASAP

  • Linkedin - Jaime Casap

Chief Education Evangelist at Google

VICTORIA R. WATKINS

  • Linkedin - Victoria R Watkins

Chief of Staff to the Chairman & Co-CEO, Ariel Investments and Co-Founder & President, Project Style

JILL EID

  • Linkedin - Jill Eid

Executive Director of Girls on the Run-Chicago (GOTRC)

MADELINE NDAMBAKUWA

  • Linkedin - Madeline Ndambakuwa

Visual Artist and Poet, Adjunct Communications Professor

DORRI C. MCWHORTER

  • Linkedin - Dorri C. McWhorter

CEO at YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

STANLEY NDAMBAKUWA

  • Linkedin - Stanley Ndambakuwa

Obama Scholar, President & CEO at African Community Fund for Education

CARLA D. WALKER

  • Linkedin - Carla D. Walker

President, think BIG strategies, llc.

ESTHER T. BENJAMIN

  • Linkedin - Esther T. Benjamin

CEO and Executive Director at World Education Services

CAMEKA SMITH

  • Linkedin - Cameka Smith

Speaker, Trainer, Award-winning Entrepreneur. Founder of The BOSS Network.

SELMOR MTUKUDZI

  • Linkedin - Selmor Mtukudzi

Award-winning Zimbabwean Musician, and Actress

CONFERENCE AGENDA
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Disability Statement: Persons with disabilities who may need assistance should contact International House in advance of the program at +1-773-753-2274 or i-house-programs@uchicago.edu.

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