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Leveling the Playing Field in Education

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· Stage
DJ Mike Tee presents The Kick-Off
Join us for some pre-summit fun as DJ Mike Tee spins music LIVE to help us start the day, featuring artists from the last 67 years! Yes, even Drake.
2021-05-15T11:30:00Z 2021-05-15T12:00:00Z America/New_York DJ+Mike+Tee+presents+The+Kick-Off https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Welcome & Introduction
This day is dedicated to reimagining education- for students, teachers, and all stakeholders. How do we level the playing field?
Carlos Vazquez
2021-05-15T12:00:00Z 2021-05-15T12:10:00Z America/New_York Welcome+%26+Introduction+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Keynote
From HS to College, Students & Teachers- this Keynote will explore the role stakeholders have in Leveling the Playing Field.
Justin Pinn
2021-05-15T12:10:00Z 2021-05-15T12:25:00Z America/New_York Opening+Keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Fireside Chat on Making STEM Accessible
Facilitated by Author and Podcast Founder, this storytelling portion will go deeper into the lives of underrepresented STEM voices.
Emmanuel Miot David  Frederick Kilan C. Ashad- Bishop, Ph.D.
2021-05-15T12:25:00Z 2021-05-15T12:55:00Z America/New_York Fireside+Chat+on+Making+STEM+Accessible https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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SparkTalk with Steven Rodriguez
Steven Rodriguez is the Techstars Startup Programs Regional Manager, an accelerator with combined market capitalization of $18.2bn.
Steven Rodriguez
2021-05-15T12:55:00Z 2021-05-15T13:00:00Z America/New_York SparkTalk+with+Steven+Rodriguez https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Advocacy in its Purest Form
Jorge is a published researcher and author with his work featured by USA Today, Mediaplanet USA, Edutopia, ISTE, eSchool News, Tech and Learning, PBLWorks.
Jorge Valenzuela
2021-05-15T13:00:00Z 2021-05-15T13:10:00Z America/New_York Advocacy+in+its+Purest+Form https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking Break
Networking Scavenger Hunt! During this break, join the networking channel for your chance to win some prizes and meet cool people!
2021-05-15T13:10:00Z 2021-05-15T13:20:00Z America/New_York Networking+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Strategies for College Success
From MTV and BET to launching a Non-Profit, hear from Nitiya Walker as she shares some financial hacks for college.
Nitiya Walker
2021-05-15T13:20:00Z 2021-05-15T13:40:00Z America/New_York Strategies+for+College+Success https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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What I wish I knew in HS
Gaby and Dabensky are both in college and working towards a career in STEM. They share some reflections and advice.
Chloe Medina
2021-05-15T13:40:00Z 2021-05-15T14:00:00Z America/New_York What+I+wish+I+knew+in+HS https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Fix ya' Kredit - An Entrepreneur's Journey
Founder at Kiddie Kredit + Co-Founder of Black Men Talk Tech conference
Evan Leaphart
2021-05-15T14:00:00Z 2021-05-15T14:10:00Z America/New_York Fix+ya%27+Kredit+-+An+Entrepreneur%27s+Journey https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Amplifying AAPI voices & Addressing anti-Asian violence
M. EVELINA GALANG has been named one of the 100 most influential Filipinas in the United States and at-large by the Filipina Women's Network.
M. Evelina Galang
2021-05-15T14:15:00Z 2021-05-15T14:30:00Z America/New_York Amplifying+AAPI+voices+%26+Addressing+anti-Asian+violence https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Keynote
Ricky Williams spent 11 seasons in the NFL after winning the Heisman Trophy as a student at the University of Texas.
2021-05-15T14:30:00Z 2021-05-15T14:50:00Z America/New_York Closing+Keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fleveling-the-playing-field-in-education Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

M. Evelina Galang

Author, Professor, Activist

Kilan C. Ashad- Bishop, Ph.D.

Inaugural Director, First Star National STEAM Academy

Justin Pinn

Opening Keynote Speaker

Chloe Medina

Digital Marketing Manager

Jorge Valenzuela

Education Coach, Author & Advocate

Emmanuel Miot

Founder & CEO of socialaim.co

David Frederick

Founder of Audastio

Steven Rodriguez

Regional Manager @ Techstars

Carlos Vazquez

Miami EdTech Founder & CEO

Nitiya Walker

Forbes 30 Under 30 I Executive Director of Seeds of Fortune Inc.

Evan Leaphart

CEO of Kiddie Kredit

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