Thursday, April 6: SocialLab@LightCity

Gather with social entrepreneurs, activists, thinkers, and writers to explore, together, how to build a more equitable and responsible society. Discussion topics include: Business and its impact on communities, Perceptions of Blackness and the affect on student development and society as a whole, Young leaders disrupting the status quo, New Perspectives on Re-Entry and Recidivism.

Confirmed Speakers Include: Carlmichael “Stokey” Cannady (The Stokey Project), Nilofer Merchant (Strategist, CEO, author, speaker), Luvvie Ajayi (NY Times best-selling author), D. Watkins (Author, The Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir)Destiny Watford (Goldman Environmental Prize Winner), Sharayna Christmas (MUSE 360 Arts), Coffin Nachtmahr (OhYesYo!), Jeff Cherry (Conscious Venture Lab), Fagan Harris (Baltimore Corps), Molly McGrath Tierney (Baltimore Dept. of Social Services), Darius Graham (Social Innovation Lab, JHU), Michelle Geiss (ImpactHub), Sarah Hemminger (Thread), Joseph T. Jones (Urban Families), David Warnock

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