Tuesday, October 6, 2020

The Future of Work, Technology & Education

12:00 PM ET

75 minutes

Welcome: New Strategies for Fishing

Elisabeth D. Babcock

After brief remarks on the conference objectives and intentions, EMPath President & CEO Elisabeth D. Babcock will deliver the welcome address. Questions and answers will follow.

Keynote: Opportunities & Challenges of Our Digital Technology Future

Erik Brynjolfsson

Erik's address will be followed by an interactive workshop with Sebastian Steffen as well as time for questions and answers.

Keynote: Leveraging Emerging Innovations to Expand Economic Opportunity

Luke Tate

Luke's address will be followed by ample time for questions and answers. 

Networking Sessions

There will be Breakout with Beth Babcock, Circling Back to Session Topics, and The Exchange Table for those interested in joining our learning network, among other topics that may be requested.

1:30 PM ET

60 minutes

3:00 PM ET

60 minutes

4:15 PM ET

60 minutes

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

The Future of Home & Health

12:00 PM ET

75 minutes

Fireside Q&A: New Ideas on the Future of Home

Chrystal Kornegay and Maria Evans

The session will begin with a brief presentation from Chrystal followed by a chat between Chrystal and Maria.

Panel: How Opportunity, Engagement and Economic Resources Enable Health

Moderated by Alister Martin with Bobby Milstein and Atheendar Venkatarami

Panel: Place-Based Strategies to Promote Economic Mobility

Moderated by Georgia Murray with Cheri StoneAdriana Chavarín-López, Michael Vea

Networking Sessions

There will be Breakout with Beth Babcock, Circling Back to Session Topics, and The Exchange Table for those interested in joining our learning network, among other topics that may be requested.

1:30 PM ET

60 minutes

3:00 PM ET

60 minutes

4:15 PM ET

60 minutes

Thursday, October 8, 2020

The Future of Counter Narratives

12:00 PM ET

60 minutes;

Choose one

Flipping the Script: Oral Narrative Workshop

Tom Mould

This workshop is for a general audience to learn about the power of oral narratives in shaping how we view poverty, the poor, and public assistance. The focus will be on ways all of us can flip the narrative and tell more accurate and persuasive stories about poverty. Participants will have a chance to discuss and apply these strategies in small groups. [Max 50 Participants]

Countering the Espoused Narrative: A DEI Examination of Organizational Culture

Akuoma Nwadike

This interactive session will help develop the critical consciousness required to interrogate organizational cultural development and the socialization required to exist in it. 

Built-In Time for Networking

Navigate to the Community page of the Whova App to see the curated opportunities to connect with colleagues.

Keynote: Giving Voices to Those Experiencing Injustice

Mary O'Hara

The 20-minute address will be followed by questions and answers.

Networking Sessions

There will be Breakout with Beth Babcock, Circling Back to Session Topics, and The Exchange Table for those interested in joining our learning network, among other topics that may be requested.

1:30 PM ET

60 minutes

3:00 PM ET

60 minutes

4:15 PM ET

60 minutes

Friday, October 9, 2020

The Future of Philanthropy

12:30 PM ET

75 minutes

Keynote: Fireside Chat on the Future of Funding

Vu Le and Shena Ashley

The NonprofitAF.org founder and the Urban Institute leader sit down to discuss the future of fundraising and nonprofits.

Panel: Trust-Based Philanthropy

Moderated by Nisha G. Patel with Philip Li, Shaady Salehi, and Jennifer Ching

Trust-Based Philanthropy is being embraced by a growing number of foundations as a way to address power imbalances between funders and grantees while fostering more productive and informative relationships. Together, the presenters will discuss the principles of trust-based philanthropy and what it looks like in practice. Participants will have a chance to consider some practical next steps to build more productive and balanced funder-grantee relationships that benefit our collective work.

Keynote: Anti-racist economic rights to promote our shared prosperity

Darrick Hamilton

EMPath Goodbye

Final remarks from the hosts plus a special surprise!

1:45 PM ET

60 minutes

3:00 PM ET

60 minutes

Conference Schedule 

308 Congress Street, 5th Floor

Boston, Massachusetts 02210

info@empathways.org

Tel: 617-259-2900

Fax: 617-247-8826

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