Stop Asian Hate! The Role of Communicators (Free Virtual Event)

Wednesday, 05. May 2021 17:20

New York City, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (NGO Wire) Please join us for this event, which will focus on the heartbreaking rise of anti-Asian hate and violence in the U.S., including the recent shootings in Atlanta where eight people were killed—six of them Asian women. Our discussion will focus on the role of communicators in helping to #StopAAPIHate.

Click here to register for this FREE EVENT on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 6:00-7:30 p.m. ET (5:00 CT/4:00 MT/3:00 PT)

Event Organizers

Angela Chitkara, World in 2020, Researcher and Consultant

Shelley Spector, Founder, Museum of Public Relations; President, Spector & Associates

Patrice Tanaka, Founder, Joyful Planet LLC; Co-Founder, Padilla, CRT/tanaka and PT&Co.

Keynote

Srikant Ramaswami, MS., JD, Head, U.S. Pharma Communication, GSK

Moderators

Bill ImadaChairman and Chief Connectivity Officer, IW Group

Joanne Tabellija-Murphy, National Director, Public Affairs-Corporate Affairs, Walmart.

Panelists

Helen Ames, Partner, FINN Partners

Suzy An, Vice President, Porter Novelli, Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Leader

Jennifer Choi, Director, Equity Initiatives at Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY

Debbie Ebalobo, Director, Global External and Financial Communications, The Coca-Cola Company

May LeeHost and Executive Producer of “The May Lee Show”

Carolyn Lok, National President, Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)

Elliot Lum, Executive Vice President, Growth and Community, Association of National Advertisers (ANA), and author of Entrepreneurial Confessions

Ted NguyenDepartment Manager, Public Communications & Media Relations at Orange County Transportation Authority

Bey-Ling ShaDean, College of Communications at California State University, Fullerton

Rema VasanPresident, Marina Maher Communications (MMC)

Natasha VuppuluriSVP, Director of Marketing at MSL, VP/President-Elect, PRSA Chicago

Crystal Witter, Account Supervisor, Golin

Stephanie ChangMAIP 2021 Fellow, Advertising Student at University of Florida

Wrap-up Moderator

Kipp Jarecke-Cheng, Chief Communications Officer, Publicis Health

Sponsors

This year’s Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month event is sponsored in part by the Bonnie Yablon Foundation, Hunter:; Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia; Page; Talkwalker; Finn Partners; APCO Worldwide; The Stevens Group; Pat Ford; James Lukaszewski; CommPRO; Joyful Planet; World In 2020; and Muck Rack.


Fay Shapiro
CommPRO.biz
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