About the Conference
Chicago ROAR recognizes that now more than ever, people are beginning to understand the meaning and impact of systemic and institutional racism. The Chicago Antiracism Conference is an opportunity for committed individuals to gather and explore some of the strategies, tools and methods embraced by Chicago ROAR to address and dismantle systemic racism.

Conference Schedule:

8:30am - Gathering, Registration, Coffee & light breakfast

9:00 - Opening/Welcome

9:30 - Keynote: Rami Nashashibi from IMAN

10:30 - BREAK

10:45 - Workshop

12:30pm - LUNCH (Provided)

1:30 - Workshop

3:00 - BREAK

3:15 - Next Steps Session

4:30 - Getting Connected: Social hour with refreshments for relationship building and organizing

6:00 - Adjourn

Conference Workshops
  • Sustainable Practices
  • ´╗┐Institutional Organizing 101
  • Internalizing Racism
  • Faith-based and Congregational Organizing
  • Anti-Bias/Anti-Racist Education - talking to children and youth about racism

Who Should Attend
  • Antiracism Team Members
  • Teachers, educators and social workers
  • Faith-based community members
  • Non-profit and corporate professionals
  • Anyone who wants to connect with others interested in antiracism work
Conference Fee: