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LATINO EXPO 2021

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· Networking
Networking
2021-05-05T07:30:00Z 2021-05-05T08:00:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Cinco de Mayo Omaha Highlights
2021-05-05T07:40:00Z 2021-05-05T08:00:00Z America/Chicago Cinco+de+Mayo+Omaha+Highlights https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Guests include Marcos Mora, Coordinator of Cinco de Mayo Omaha, Senator Tony Vargas and Dulce Sherman.
Dulce Sherman Tony Vargas Marcos Mora
2021-05-05T08:00:00Z 2021-05-05T08:20:00Z America/Chicago Welcome+%26+Opening+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Keynote Presentation Introduction
Presented by KMTV3 News Now evening anchor Maya Saenz
Maya Saenz
2021-05-05T08:25:00Z 2021-05-05T08:30:00Z America/Chicago Keynote+Presentation+Introduction https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Keynote Presentation: Latino Market 101
Come learn about the fastest growing market in U.S. presented by Carlos Gomez, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City
Carlos Gomez
2021-05-05T08:30:00Z 2021-05-05T09:15:00Z America/Chicago Keynote+Presentation%3A+Latino+Market+101 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-05-05T09:15:00Z 2021-05-05T09:30:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-05-05T09:15:00Z 2021-05-05T09:30:00Z America/Chicago Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
South Omaha Business District
This panel explores and shares all the exciting development happenings in South Omaha.
Marcos Mora Armando Salgado Ross Pesek
2021-05-05T09:30:00Z 2021-05-05T10:15:00Z America/Chicago South+Omaha+Business+District+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Making A Difference
Non-profit organizations include: Victory Boxing, OLG Athletics & South Omaha Care Community Council. Moderated by: Maya Saenz
Crystal  Cardenas Maya Saenz Greg Perea DeAna Perea Servando Perales
2021-05-05T09:30:00Z 2021-05-05T10:15:00Z America/Chicago Making+A+Difference+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Community Health
Laura Espejel, Jose Zapata and Andrea Skolkin will share COVID updates and health initiatives in South Omaha and Nebraska. Moderated by: Athena Ramos
Athena Ramos José Zapata Andrea Skolkin Laura Espejel Rangel
2021-05-05T09:30:00Z 2021-05-05T10:15:00Z America/Chicago Community+Health+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The Future
The University of Nebraska at Omaha shares its impact on Latino education and research. Moderated by: Cristina Lamas
Omar Correa Cristina Lamas Jonathan  Benjamin-Alvarado Cristian Doña-Reveco
2021-05-05T09:30:00Z 2021-05-05T10:15:00Z America/Chicago The+Future https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-05-05T10:15:00Z 2021-05-05T10:30:00Z America/Chicago Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-05-05T10:15:00Z 2021-05-05T10:30:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Latinos in Education
Educational leaders highlight school learning experiences in the South Omaha community. Moderated by: Erik Servellon
Erik Servellon Rony Ortega Adriana Vargas Mariana Cruz
2021-05-05T10:30:00Z 2021-05-05T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Latinos+in+Education+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Latino Culture
This panel will share a life perspective from Colombia, Mexico, and Argentina. Moderated by: Emiliano Lerda
Emiliano Lerda Lina Traslavina Stover Itzel Gonzalez
2021-05-05T10:30:00Z 2021-05-05T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Latino+Culture https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Giving Back
Barrientos, True Potential, CSM & MYLPA scholarships create opportunities for young Latino(a) students in NE. Moderated by Viridiana Almanza
Veronica Barrientos Daniela Rojas Florez Karen Pesek Viridiana Almanza
2021-05-05T10:30:00Z 2021-05-05T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Giving+Back https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Non-Profit Showcase
Nonprofits are making a difference through activism, awareness and social services. Moderated by: Liz Codina
Magdalena  Garcia Javier Saldana Alejandra Jimenez Liz Codina Albert Varas
2021-05-05T10:30:00Z 2021-05-05T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Non-Profit+Showcase https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-05-05T11:15:00Z 2021-05-05T11:30:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Cinco de Mayo Omaha Highlights
2021-05-05T11:15:00Z 2021-05-05T11:30:00Z America/Chicago Cinco+de+Mayo+Omaha+Highlights%09 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Keynote Presentation Introduction
David  Catalan
2021-05-05T11:25:00Z 2021-05-05T11:30:00Z America/Chicago Keynote+Presentation+Introduction https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Keynote Presentation by the Smithsonian Latino Center
The newly established Smithsonian Latino Center celebrates and represents the advancement of Latino culture.
David Coronado
2021-05-05T11:30:00Z 2021-05-05T12:15:00Z America/Chicago Keynote+Presentation+by+the+Smithsonian+Latino+Center+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Cinco de Mayo Stage
Closing Remarks
Itzel Lopez
2021-05-05T12:15:00Z 2021-05-05T12:20:00Z America/Chicago Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-05-05T12:20:00Z 2021-05-05T12:30:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fexpo-b2bac1f7-8103-4b67-ac9b-7d1dfdb62773 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Mariana Cruz

Assistant Principal, Gomez Heritage Elementary

Viridiana Almanza

Family & Community Well-Being Program Director, LCM

Veronica Barrientos

Barrientos Scholarship Board Member

Karen Pesek

True Potential Scholarship Founder

Erik Servellon

Learning Community Coordinating Council Member, Subcouncil 5

Carlos Gomez

CEO, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City

Marcos Mora

Coordinator, Cinco de Mayo Omaha

Crystal Cardenas

Board Member, South Omaha Community Care Council

Itzel Gonzalez

Hispanic Client Advocate, Charter Title & Escrow

Liz Codina

Community Investment Officer, Peter Kiewit Foundation

Rony Ortega

Principal, Bryan High School

Laura Espejel Rangel

Surveyor, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Alejandra Jimenez

Reentry Programs Coordinator, RISE

Magdalena Garcia

CEO, El Museo Latino

Greg Perea

Our Lady of Guadalupe Athletics

Emiliano Lerda

Vice President, Paul G Smith Associates

Javier Saldana

Board Member, MYLPA

Maya Saenz

KMTV Evening News Anchor

DeAna Perea

Our Lady of Guadalupe Athletics

David Coronado

Senior Communications Officer, Smithsonian Latino Center

Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, UNO

Ross Pesek

Board Member, South Omaha Improvement Development

Andrea Skolkin

CEO, One World Community Center

Lina Traslavina Stover

Director Office of Undergraduate Admissions, UNO

Athena Ramos

Assistant Professor, UNMC College of Public Health

Itzel Lopez

VP of Advancement & Community Relations, AIM

José Zapata

Boys Town

Omar Correa

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Dulce Sherman

Latinx Caucus

Servando Perales

Executive Director, Victory Boxing

Armando Salgado

President, LingoDocs Marketing

Cristian Doña-Reveco

OLLAS Director, Sociology & Anthropology, Associate Professor

David Catalan

Nonprofit Consultant

Cristina Lamas

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Albert Varas

Executive Director, Latino Center of Midlands

Tony Vargas

Senator

Adriana Vargas

Principal, Castelar Elementary

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