#ImReady Movement Conference
Hosted by AAPI Women Lead
AAPI Women Lead is bringing together more than 300 self-identified AAPI women and girls to share their stories for one day at the #ImReady Conference. Come for a day of celebration, networking, powerful story telling, and transformative workshops. The conference is located at Ed Roberts Campus in Berkeley, CA, a universally designed, transit–oriented campus located at the Ashby BART Station.
Come learn from powerful AAPI women leaders who are changing the game in Politics, Hollywood, Business, Tech, Non-Profit Organizations, Philanthropy. Our speakers, panelists, interactive workshops, healing activities, and vendors will help us to identify our communities’ greatest challenges and assets. The end result: A very powerful day of celebration, recognition and transformation that will inspire AAPI self-identified women and girls to be even more powerful than they are, to support each other and our communities, and to change the world.
Amanda Nguyen: 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
Dr. Oiyan Poon: Professor and Co-Author of Harvard Amicus Brief in support of Race Based Admissions
Beckie Masaki: Founder of Asian Women's Shelter
Dr. Natalee Kēhaulani: Professor and Native Hawaiian Scholar
Tavae Samuelu: Executive Director, Empowered Pacific Islander Communities
Nkauj Iab Yang: Director of Policy and Programs, Southeast Asian Resource Action Center
Nora Haron: Executive Chef, Malaysian Muslim women's advocate
... and more!
Themes and workshops:
Health | Wellness | Healing
Resistance | Resilience | Violence
Leadership | Politics| Civic Participation| Business|
Identity | History | Diaspora | Immigration
JOIN THE MOVEMENT. JOIN THE NETWORK: The U.S. Asian and Pacific Islander population nearly grew by 10 million people in the last 15 years! We are business owners. We are immigrants. We are American-born. We are students. We are executives. We are learning. We are workers. We are professors. We are chefs. We are cooks. We are survivors. We are differently-abled. We are leaders. Come join self-identified AAPI women and girls to build upon our growing network and movement to strengthen and shape the progressive social and political power of our communities.
LEARN FROM LEADERS: We are bringing together some of the most influential self-identified AAPI women leaders in Business, Politics, Education, Technology, and Hollywood. Come to be inspired. Come to learn. What was their journey? Come to connect. Come to share your own leadership story!
LEARN THE ISSUES : Our identities, experiences, and stories are diverse. Come to share and hear the stories of many other AAPI women and girls. What does it mean to be Asian and Pacific Islander in America? What has it meant and what will we make it mean today? Come to shape the way the you and the world recognize self-identified AAPI women and girls. Add your story to the growing list of AAPI women leaders.