White House Initiative on AAPI 2018 Youth Summit
Hosted by the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders 2018 Youth Summit aims to educate, connect, and inspire young AAPI leaders. This year's theme, "Going for Gold," celebrates high-achieving AAPI leaders from the public and private sectors. With leaders across the federal government and private enterprise, it's sure to be an exciting event that you don't want to miss!
The 2018 AAPI Youth Summit will be held on Thursday, August 2nd, from 1pm to 6pm at the Google office in Washington, DC. Doors will open at 12:30pm on the day of the event. Attendees will hear from a panel of accomplished government officials, participate in an exciting interactive workshop, learn from leaders across different industries, and network with professionals from the DC area. We've invited special guests to the summit and are excited to share their names with you over the coming weeks. Below, you can preview some of the events that will take place during the summit.
A Heart of Gold: Pathways to Public Service Panel – Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are in all sectors and levels of government. Hear from panelists whose diverse career paths have led them to public service. Whether you’re interested in STEM, intelligence, public relations, law, foreign affairs, or anything in between, you’ll learn that there’s a place and path for you in the federal government.
Finding Your Gold Seminar – Through this interactive session, you’ll weave AAPI culture, trending topics, and professionalism to develop your unique personal brand.
Going for Gold Panel – Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are quickly climbing the ranks to the upper echelons of industry. On this panel, you’ll hear from special guests in many industries. Learn about their personal journeys, the challenges they overcame, and how their AAPI identities influence their career. Regardless of their industry, these leaders are going for gold.
Networking Reception – Celebrate food, friends, and fun as you mix and mingle with federal employees from all across the government. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Registration for the event will close on Friday, July 27th. Space is limited. Please, only RSVP if you plan to attend.
Thursday, August 2, 2018
25 Massachusetts Ave NW #900
Washington, DC 20202