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2021 MOBE Symposium

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Schedule

· Stage
Reception
Music set by Jersey The DJ
Jersey TheDJ
2021-04-23T10:00:00Z 2021-04-23T11:00:00Z America/New_York Reception https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome
Curtis Symonds, Chairman, MOBE Symposium and Yvette Moyo, Founder/CEO, MOBE Symposium and Co-Founder/CEO, Real Men Charities Inc/Real Men Cook.
Yvette  Moyo Curtis Symonds
2021-04-23T11:00:00Z 2021-04-23T11:15:00Z America/New_York Welcome https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Fireside Chat
Michelle Rice, President, TV One and CLEO TV, interviewed by Curtis Symonds.
Curtis Symonds Michelle Rice
2021-04-23T11:15:00Z 2021-04-23T11:45:00Z America/New_York Fireside+Chat https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel 1 - The Stream Is Reel
The panel will examine the future of streaming, and the impact of the COVID-19 on entertainment, sports, and gaming.
Devin Griffin Curt Simmons CRAIG HUNTER Mark Fisher
2021-04-23T11:45:00Z 2021-04-23T12:35:00Z America/New_York Panel+1+-+The+Stream+Is+Reel+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Comedy Break with Adele Givens
"I am SUCH a lady!" Queen of Comedy, Adele Givens performs a comedy break.
Adele Givens
2021-04-23T12:35:00Z 2021-04-23T12:40:00Z America/New_York Comedy+Break+with+Adele+Givens https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Networking Break
Check out the Expo marketplace, visit our sponsor booths, and chat with fellow attendees.
2021-04-23T12:45:00Z 2021-04-23T12:55:00Z America/New_York Networking+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel 2 - The Black Awakening - sponsored by BET Networks
BET senior executives will lead a discussion that discusses the ways that media shapes and drives values, perceptions and actions.
Kimberly  Paige Brittany  Packnett Cunningham Amy Barnett Tiyale Hayes
2021-04-23T12:55:00Z 2021-04-23T13:45:00Z America/New_York Panel+2+-+The+Black+Awakening+-+sponsored+by+BET+Networks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Comedy Break with Kelly Kellz
HBO All Def Comedy alumna, Kelly Davis aka Kelly Kellz, will “bring laughter to the soul."
Kelly Kellz Davis
2021-04-23T13:45:00Z 2021-04-23T13:50:00Z America/New_York Comedy+Break+with+Kelly+Kellz https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking Break
Visit our Networking room, meet 2 new people, and set up future meetings to discuss potential partnerships.
2021-04-23T14:05:00Z 2021-04-23T14:15:00Z America/New_York Networking+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel 3 - Where’s the money? The Shifting Foundation of Retail
The panel will discuss lessons learned after the pandemic and social justice protests and how retailers had to adjust to new consumer spending.
Lisa  Price Karla Winfrey Kevin Miller Marlie  Massena Shawanda Vickers
2021-04-23T14:15:00Z 2021-04-23T15:05:00Z America/New_York Panel+3+-++Where%E2%80%99s+the+money%3F+The+Shifting+Foundation+of+Retail https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Comedy Break with Damon Williams
As seen on BET's Comic View and Bad Boys of Comedy, Damon Williams performs our final comedy set.
Damon Williams
2021-04-23T15:05:00Z 2021-04-23T15:10:00Z America/New_York Comedy+Break+with+Damon+Williams https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Networking Break
Visit the sponsor and partner booths to learn about potential strategic alliances.
2021-04-23T15:10:00Z 2021-04-23T15:20:00Z America/New_York Networking+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote address - Rushion McDonald
The host of the Money-Making Conversations podcast, Rushion McDonald, will deliver a motivational keynote speech on his career and brand marketing success.
Rushion McDonald
2021-04-23T15:20:00Z 2021-04-23T15:55:00Z America/New_York Keynote+address+-+Rushion+McDonald+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Closing Remarks
Curtis Symonds, Chairman, MOBE Symposium and Yvette Moyo, Founder/CEO, MOBE Symposium and Co-Founder/CEO, Real Men Charities Inc/Real Men Cook.
Yvette  Moyo Curtis Symonds
2021-04-23T15:55:00Z 2021-04-23T16:30:00Z America/New_York Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Networking and Expo Marketplace
End a powerful, informative day with great music and meeting more like-minded people. Visit the sponsor and partner booths that you may have missed earlier.
Jersey TheDJ
2021-04-23T16:30:00Z 2021-04-23T18:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+and+Expo+Marketplace https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmobe-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Tiyale Hayes

Moderator, The Black Awakening

CRAIG HUNTER

The Stream Is Reel, Panelist

Curt Simmons

The Stream Is Reel, Panelist

Shawanda Vickers

Where's the Money? Panelist

Kevin Miller

Where's the Money? Panelist

Amy Barnett

The Black Awakening, Panelist

Michelle Rice

Opening Keynote Fireside Chat

Mark Fisher

Moderator, The Stream is Reel

Kimberly Paige

The Black Awakening, Panelist

Rushion McDonald

Keynote Speaker

Karla Winfrey

Moderator, Where's the Money?

Jersey TheDJ

Music & Vibe Curator

Marlie Massena

Where's the Money? Panelist

Devin Griffin

The Stream Is Reel, Panelist

Adele Givens

Comedian

Brittany Packnett Cunningham

The Black Awakening, Panelist

Yvette Moyo

Founder/CEO, MOBE Symposium

Curtis Symonds

Chairman, MOBE Symposium

Lisa Price

Where's The Money? Panelist

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MOBE Symposium

MOBE is a business, brand and career accelerator, where Marketing, Technology, Sports and Entertainment professionals converge with early-stage/growing businesses, business professionals, and corporations.

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MOBE Symposium

Marketing Opportunities In Business and Entertainment/ An advanced marketing forum for business professionals in Entertainment, Sports and Technology

BET

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AARP

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that empowers people to choose how they live as they age.

Procter & Gamble

All day, every day, P&G are #SteppingUp and serving others as a #ForceForGood. #LeadWithLove

Real Men Charities / Real Men Cook

Real Men Charities / Real Men Cook

VisiBooth

Official 2021 MOBE Symposium Photo Booth

Uncorked & Cultured

Unapologetically Connecting the Diaspora Through Wine, Wellness, Culture & Adventure.

Martha's Vineyard Comedy Festival

Life Just Got Funny Again

Walter Kaitz Foundation

Advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in media and entertainment

MediaVillage / AdvancingDiversity

Growth Through Education and Diversity

Mocha Podcast Network

Innovative lifestyle podcast network - Conversations from a black perspective

HBCU Go TV

"Unapologetically HBCU 365!"