THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
BLACK MALE SUMMIT
Join us April 8-9, 2016, for the Black Male Summit, a national platform for best practices and innovative strategies focusing on cradle-to-career success for African-American males.
Four reasons you should attend the summit
- Empowerment – The summit annually demonstrates the importance of Black Male success in the classroom, the community and the world. Through dynamic speakers, attendees feel inspired to achieve their goals and empowered to write their own narrative of success.
- Enrichment – The summit boasts numerous breakout sessions geared to educating and developing the future leaders of tomorrow. The sessions represent the perfect opportunity for attendees to immerse themselves in the evolving conversations.
- Engagement – The summit has achieved national recognition and a yearly gathering of the nation’s best and brightest minority students and professionals. The networking opportunities for attendees represent an overwhelming draw to the conference and fosters continued generational relationships.
- Encouragement – At the summit, attendees meet other students and professionals with similar stories, successes, shared interests and common challenges. The bond that is created moves beyond the weekend of the summit, building brotherhood and lasting connections.
Registration opens in early December.
DATE AND LOCATION
April 8-9, 2016, at The University of Akron
Registration is expected to open in early December.
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All are invited. In recent years, the summit has drawn educators, policy makers, community leaders and others from across the United States.
Lee A. Gill, J.D.
Lawrence J. Burns