Event Schedule

June 4th, 2018

1-1:30
CURRENTLY WATCHING
Philanthropy New York's Business Meeting
- Election of New Board Members
- President and Chair’s Reports on 2017
1:30-1:40
CURRENTLY WATCHING
Phil Talk: No Democracy Without Equity: Empowering Students Through Action
DeNora Getachew
New York Executive Director, Generation Citizen
1:40 - 2:50
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Panel: Organizing is Everything: Race, Gender and Cross-Movement Building
Introduced by:
Sayu Bhojwani (Moderator)
Founder and President, New American Leaders Project

Featured Speakers:
Austin Belali
Director, Youth Engagement Fund
Rodney McKenzie
Vice President, Campaigns and Partnerships, Demos
Kimberly Peeler-Allen
Co-Founder, Higher Heights
Javier H. Valdés
Co-Executive Director, Make the Road New York
3:15 - 3:20
CURRENTLY WATCHING
Welcome By: Brandee McHale
Brandee McHale
Global Head, Corporate Citizenship, Citi and President, Citi Foundation
3:20 - 3:30
CURRENTLY WATCHING
PHIL Talk: Census 2020 is a Civic Engagement Opportunity
Steven Choi
Executive Director, New York Immigration Coalition
3:30 - 4:40
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Panel: Technology and Civic Engagement
Introduced by:
Andrew Rasiej (Moderator
Founder, Civic Hall Featured Speakers: Fahd Ahmed
Executive Director, DRUM - Desis Rising Up and Moving Jessica Reeves
Chief Operating Officer, Voto Latino
4:40 - 4:50
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PHIL Talk: The State of Gerrymandering
Jennifer Clarke
Executive Director, The Public Interest Law Center
4:50 - 5:15
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Keynote Speaker: Civic Media: What Would Ben Franklin Do?
Ethan Zuckerman, Director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT and Associate Professor of the Practice at the MIT Media Lab
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