Millennial Economic Opportunity And Workforce Summit

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REGISTRATION NOW LIVE: younginvincibles.org/meow-summit

MEOW Summit is a short seminar for young workers and young entrepreneurs to learn practical money making skills and to discuss about our current opportunities and our vision for the economy. Check it out!

Cost: FREE
Childcare on-site will be available.
Lunch and snacks included.

AGENDA:

11:00am DIALOGUE: What’s our vision for the economy?
Let’s talk about how do we, young people, envision the economy shifting in the next thirty years? What is our generation’s role in these changes?

11:45am BREAK

12:00pm WORKSHOPS I
At least two of these four workshops will be available for you at this time. We will prioritize them according to your vote in the registration form:

>Home accounting 101 by Nikki Marin Baena (Room 204)
>Job searching skills by Cementri Arnold-Carter (Room 207)
>Introduction to public speaking by Aarzu Maknojia (Room 209)
>Workers’ rights workshop by Maria Giron (Room 205/206)

1:30pm LUNCH

2:30pm DIALOGUE: How do we enact our vision?
Interact with our economic opportunity research findings and chat with the leadership team who will locally run our statewide campaign for economic policy change in the 2017 legislative session.

3:15pm BREAK

3:30pm WORKSHOPS II ***
At least two of these four workshops will be available for you at this time. We will prioritize them according to your vote in the registration form:
>Starting a workers’ co-op by Nikki Marin Baena (Room 207)
>Negotiating for better pay by Cedrick Smith (Room 204)
>State policy affecting businesses and workforce by Ana Ramon (Room 209)
>Building career/business social media skills by Secunda Joseph (Room 205/206)
>Partner’s dialogue: Envisioning a network that supports economic opportunities for young people by Maggie Buchanan and Michelle Castillo (Room 203)
*** During this time, we will also be hosting a dialogue for service and advocacy organizations and groups in the Houston area to envision a network that supports economic opportunities for the next generation.

5:00pm MIXER
We will have local poets reading their art and some young artists displaying their pieces. Stay, connect and hang out with us!
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