The Women’s E3 Summit, presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, brings together women of all ages, industries and businesses to discuss the empowerment, entrepreneurship and engagement of African American women in today’s world. This year it will take place on Thursday, June 13.
The Summit will include a networking breakfast and conversation with actor and activist Yara Shahidi and her mother Mrs. Keri Shahidi. It will be followed by a robust panel discussion. Our exclusive panel discussion will feature an exciting list of women who represent the best in their industries. The event will end with an empowering keynote message. Our 2019 keynote speaker is former Georgia House Democratic Leader, Stacey Abrams.
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The 2019 Women's E3 Summit is generously supported by AARP, Kaiser Permanente and Target.
The 2019 Participants
The Women's E3 Summit 2018 Recap
Our inaugural summit took place on June 7, 2018. After the welcome breakfast, CNN Anchor Fredrica Whitfield interviewed the Founder and Chairperson of Urban One, Inc., Cathy Hughes. Phenomenal women such as Beverly Bond, Phyllis A. James, Brittany Packnett, The Honorable Alexis Herman and Lisa Price participated in our panel discussion. It was moderated by Sheinelle Marie Jones, Co-anchor of Weekend Today, and culminated with a powerful keynote address from Oprah Winfrey. It was a day to remember.