There are many events held each year for African Americans to explore new information in many different fields. These conferences are also a great way to meet like minded people.
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Here are a few of our favorites:
The Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference– This conference brings together some of the brightest African American minds in many fields with a focus on sustainability. The 2015 conference takes place in Atlanta, Georgia from May 13-16.
National Conference of African American Librarians– This is a conference for African American librarians to share ideas about the future of libraries, information, and their relation to the community. The 2015 conference takes place in St. Louis, Missouri from August 4-8.
National Black Book Festival– This conference features African American authors giving them a platform for exposure. The 2015 conference takes place in Houston, Texas on October 22-24.
The National Alliance of Black Educators Conference– This conference includes the sharing of information among African American educators along with the latest techniques to develop better and more proficient educators. The 2015 conference takes place in Washington D.C. from November 18-22.
A Dream Deferred: The Future of African American Education– This conference exchanges new solutions and best practices in the arena of African American education. The 2015 conference took place in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 10th and 11th.
The Association of African American Museums Conference– This conference brings together administrators from some of the top African American museums to exchange ideas. This 2015 conference takes place in Memphis, Tennessee from August 4-7.
National Society of Black Engineers Convention– This conference brings together black engineering professionals and prospects in hopes to further the work of African American engineers in their communities. The 2015 conference took place in Anaheim, California from March 25-29.
National Council on Educating Black Children– This conference focuses on strategies on increasing black male achievement through sharing techniques. The 2015 conference took place in Indianapolis, Indiana from April 15-17.
The National Black MBA conference focuses on networking African Americans with MBA’s. The 2015 conference takes place in Orlando from September 22-26.
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