Nov 16 2017
Race, Place & Diversity 2017 Symposium: Our Past, One Future presented by Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey at American Jazz Museum, Kansas City MO

Race, Place & Diversity 2017 Symposium: Our Past, One Future

Presented by Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey at American Jazz Museum

Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey is committed to a five-year symposium project that focuses attention on fostering awareness of issues of diversity at the local, regional, national, and international level. The Symposium provides a platform for a candid discussion on race, place, and diversity, and how each influences the current condition and future of Kansas City.

The day begins with a luncheon, followed by breakout sessions and a panel wrap-up. Featured panelists will explore relevant social issues with deep, systemic roots. Panelists will also share important insights from their journey of life, struggle, and success to support an open dialog with participants to increase understanding.

Admission Info

Luncheon, breakout sessions, panel wrap-up
$60

Phone: 8164716003

Email: pam@kcfaa.org

Dates & Times

2017/11/16 - 2017/11/16

Additional time info:

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Registration and check-in
12:00 PM – 1:15 PM: Lunch and introductions
1:30 PM – 2:20 PM: Breakout Session 1
2:30 PM – 3:20 PM: Breakout Session 2
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM: Wrap-up

Location Info

American Jazz Museum

1616 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Parking Info

Street parking is available on 18th Street, Vine Street, 19th Street, Highland Avenue, and 17th Terrace.

Accessibility Info