June 21-23, 2017
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we congratulate
our speaker & advisor, Mike Hess, Founder of the Blind Institute of Technology on receiving the 2017 MLK Business Award.
GlobalMindED is proud to be nominated for CLI's Inclusiveness@Work award! We are one of the top finalists along with Children's Hospital and the TIED (Talent, Inclusion, Engagement, Diversity) Leadership Roundtable. The winner will be announced at the annual Ball for All Gala, February 18, 2017.
Below are a few of our 2017 SPEAKERS
* Dr. Marialice Curran,
Founder & CEO,
Digital Citizenship Institute
* Dr. Janine Davidson, 32nd Under Secretary of the Navy
* Stewart Devine,
Diplomat in Residence,
U.S. Dept. of State
* Francis ("Chip") Flaherty, Jr.,
* Dr. Peter Hirst,
Associate Dean, Executive Education,
MIT Sloan School of Management
* Teju Ravilochan,
Co-Founder & CEO
, Unreasonable Institute
* Sanford J. Ungar,
Journalist, Author, and Former President,
Goucher College, Lumina Fellow
Check something off your New Year's resolution list and register today!
The Digital Inclusion Award
Deadline for nominations: April 30, 2017
Notification of winner by: May 15, 2017
The Digital Inclusion Award sponsored by
WCET/WICHE and GlobalMindED
is a unique recognition of an individual, organization or program having shown significant impact on first- generation learner populations with regard to increasing involvement in Global Digital Leadership. Digital Inclusion is not about infrastructure, it is about what learners DO with the infrastructure to harvest the bounty of new ideas and perspectives.
First-Gen Student Leadership Program
Recruit your outstanding students for the 2017 First-Gen Leadership Program. Program includes:
- Design-Thinking Pre-Conference - 6/21
- Networking Development
- Reception for First Gen students - 6/22
- Career Fair - 6/23
All applications must be in by May 1, 2017.