Calendar listing of Diversity & Multicultural events through Dec. 31, 2009

SEPTEMBER 18 thru December 31, 2009

SEPTEMBER

Sep 18: Train Ride to Success, New Brunswick, NJ, NY & NJ Minority Supplier Development Council Inc., 212-502-5663 www.nynjmsdc.org
Sep 18: Pre-Pride at The Park, Dallas, The Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau, 214-528-5775, www.visitdallas.com
Sep 18-19: Sikh International Film Festival and Sikh Heritage Awards Gala, NYC, Sikh Arts & Film Foundation, www.sikharts.com
Sep 18-20: 15th Annual Council Tree Pow Wow & Cultural Festival, Delta County, CO, Council Tree Pow Wow, 800-874-1741, www.counciltreepowwow.org
Sep 21: Hispanic Hotel Owners Association – Education Series, Phoenix, Hispanic Hotel Owners Association, www.hhoa.org
Sep 21-25: Advertising Week, NYC, Advertising Week, 212-967-0091, www.advertisingweek.com
Sep 20-27: The San José Mariachi and Mexican Heritage Festival, San Jose, CA, San Jose Convention & Visitors Bureau, 800-726-5673, www.sanjosemariachifestival.com
Sep 22: 2009 Women’s Leadership Exchange Conference and Summit, Orlando, Women’s Leadership Exchange, 888-937-5800, www.womensleadershipexchange.com
Sep 23: 2009 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards & Forum, NYC, American Advertising Federation, 800-999-2231, www.aaf.org/default.asp?id=198
Sep 23-24: Hispanic Television Summit, NYC, Multichannel News and Broadcasting & Cable, 646-746-6740, www.multichannel.com/hispanicsummit09
Sep 24: Portada´s 2nd Annual Hispanic Digital and Print Media Conference,NYC,
Portada, www.portada-online.com/conference/registration.aspx?cid=2
Sep 24: Latin Pride National Awards, Boston, Latin Pride National Awards, 978-914-6154, www.latinpridenationalawards.com
Sep 24: The Power of Urban Radio Forum, Washington, DC, Kizart Media Partners and NABOB, www.nabob.org
Sep 24: The 5th Annual African American Literary Awards Show, NYC, African American Literary Awards Show, 646-338-3811, www.literaryawardshow.com
Sep 24: Advertising and Ethnicity Beyond the White House, NYC, Advertising Educational Foundation, 212-986-8060,
www.aef.com/industry/industry_leaders/advertising_week_panel/2009_adv_and_ethnicity
Sep 24-25: The Latinos in Social Media Heritage Tour, Houston, The Latinos in Social Media (LatISM), http://latism.org/event.php
Sep 24-25: 33rd Annual Fall Broadcast Management Conference, Washington, D.C., The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters, www.nabob.org
Sep 25: Night of the AdEaters, NYC, Findr Interactive, www.adeatersnyc.com
Sep 26: Fiesta del Coquí, Orlando, The Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau, www.VisitOrlando.com
Sep 28: Small & Minority Business Opportunity Conference, San Francisco, US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation, 800-696-7818, www.uspaacc.com
Sep 30: Small & Minority Business Opportunity Conference,  Los Angeles, US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation, 800-696-7818, www.uspaacc.com

OCTOBER

Oct 1-2: The Latinos in Social Media Heritage Tour, NYC, The Latinos in Social Media (LatISM), http://latism.org/event.php
Oct 2: 31st Anniversary Gala Celebration, NYC, Institute for Puerto Rican/Hispanic Elderly, 212-677-4181, www.iprhe.org
Oct 4-6: 2009 Multicultural Marketing and Diversity Conference, Phoenix, AZ, Association of National Advertisers, 212-697-5950, www.ana.net
Oct 6: 2009 Women’s Leadership Exchange Conference and Summit, Dallas, Women’s Leadership Exchange, 888-937-5800, www.womensleadershipexchange.com
Oct 6-7: Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Summit & Gala, Washington, DC, Diversity Best Practices, www.summit.diversitybestpractices.com
Oct 7-8: 2009 Women’s Executive Leadership Summit, Madison, WI, Wisconsin School of Business, 608-441-7358, www.exed.wisc.edu/womenssummit
Oct 7-9: Billboard Regional Mexican Music Summit, Los Angeles, Billboard, 646-654-4643,
www.billboardevents.com/billboardevents/rmms/eng/index.jsp
Oct 8: 25th Anniversary PRemio Awards, Los Angeles, Hispanic Public Relations Society of America, Inc., 626-705-1942, www.hpra-usa.org
Oct 8-9: Boardology400 – The Pipeline Seminar, NYC, Boardroom Bound, 847-205-5334, www.boardroombound.biz
Oct 8-9: The Latinos in Social Media Heritage Tour,Orlando, The Latinos in Social Media (LatISM), http://latism.org/event.php
Oct 8-10: 2009 NOMA Conference, St. Louis, The National Organization of Minority Architects, www.stlnoma.org
Oct 9: 5th Annual Vive la Hispanidad, Chicago, Azucar Enterprises, 312-346-0211, www.futuramix.com
Oct 9-10: National Society of Hispanic MBAs Research Forum, Minneapolis, MN, The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), 877-467-4622, www.nshmba.org/conference
Oct 10: 7th Annual La Familia Latino Family Festival & Expo, Saint Paul, MN, Aguilar Productions, 651-665-0633, www.aguilarproductions.com
Oct 12: Hispanic Chamber Annual Gala, The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) & the Greater Cincinnati Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, www.hispanicchambercincinnati.com/jm/publish/
Oct 12-15: Women of Different Tribes – What Unites Us…What Divides Us: A Women’s Caucus, Warrenton, VA, WMFDP LLC, 503-281-5585, www.wmfdp.com/serv_learn.html
Oct 14: Digital and Social Media Conference Convergence 2009: Meet the Latino Disruptors of Media, Entertainment, Technology & Advertising, NYC, LatinVision Inc., www.latinvision.com/conference
Oct 14: LatinVision Media Business Networking Event, NYC, LatinVision Inc., www.latinvision.com/events
Oct 14-24: Norwegian Film Week 2009” NYC, Scandinavia House, The Nordic Center in America, 212-879-9779, www.scandinaviahouse.org
Oct 15: 2009 Job Fair in Communications, Washington, DC, Howard University School of Communications, www.howard.edu/SchoolCommunications
Oct 15: 2nd Annual Hispanic Achievement & Business Leadership Award Luncheon, Atlanta, Hispanic Achievement & Business Leadership Awards, 404-350-0200, www.hablaatlanta.com
Oct 15: 4th Annual Women of Virtue Awards Luncheon, TBA, Latin Business Club of America, www.latinbiz.net/calendar.htm
Oct 17-22:The DMA09, San Diego, Direct Marketing Association (DMA), 212-790-1500, www.dma09.org
Oct 20-22: Localization World Silicon Valley, Silicon Valley, Localization World, www.localizationworld.com
Oct 21-27: 2009 South Asian International Film Festival, NYC, South AsianInternational Film Festival, www.saiff.org/2009/index.php
Oct 22-23: NAAIA’s 2009 National Conference, Chicago, The National African-American Insurance Association (NAAIA), www.naaia.org
Oct 22: An Evening with Janis Ian, Dallas, TX, North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce, 214-821-528, www.glbtleap.org
Oct 25: Florida Calle Orange Festival Latino, Orlando, The Orlando/Orange County
Convention & Visitors Bureau, www.VisitOrlando.com
Oct 25-28: Annual Conference and Business Opportunity Fair, New Orleans, The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC,) 212-944-2430, www.nmsdc.org
Oct 26-28: 23rd Annual NAMIC Conference, Denver, The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications, 212-594-5985, www.namic.com
Oct 27 1st GLAAD Media Awards in Advertising Gala, Los Angeles, Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), www.glaad.org
Oct 27-29: 13th Annual WorkLife Congress and 100 Best Companies Gala Awards Dinner, NYC, Working Mother Media, www.workingmothermediainc.com
Oct 28-29: eM9 – Executive Marketing Conference, Atlanta, The eMarketing Association, 2009/Atlanta/index.html
Oct 28-30: 6th Annual Multicultural Marketing Summit, Miami, Geoscape, 888-309-2005, www.multiculturalmarketingsummit.com
Oct 28-30: Latino Economic Forum, NYC, New America Alliance, www.naaonline.org/news-and-events
Oct 30: NODSM’s 5th Annual Executive Leadership Summit: The Urgency of Inclusion, Research Triangle Park, NC, The National Organization for Diversity in Sales and Marketing, Inc., 800-691-6380, www.minoritymarketshare.com
Oct 31: American-Muslim Consumer Conference, New Brunswick, NJ, MuslimLink.org, www.americanmuslimconsumer.com

NOVEMBER

Nov 2-4: The Women in Leadership Summit, San Francisco, Linkage, 781-402-5555, www.linkageinc.com
Nov 4: Marketing to Women, Chicago, AdweekMedia, www.adweekmedia.com
Nov 5: 2009 Women’s Leadership Exchange East Coast Summit, NYC, Women’s Leadership Exchange, 888-937-5800, www.womensleadershipexchange.com
Nov 5: 4th Annual Today’s Minds, Tomorrow’s Future Scholarship Benefit, NYC, The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund,
www.apiasf.org/gala_2009.html
Nov 5-6: Boardology 400 – The Pipeline Seminar,  Los Angeles, Boardroom Bound, 847-205-5334, www.boardroombound.biz
Nov 8-9: 2009 COSD Annual National Conference, Dallas, Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD), www.cosdonline.org
Nov 10-11: Diversity & Inclusion Leadership & Management Seminars: Thinking & Behaving Differently,” NYC, The Conference Board, 212-339-0345, www.conference-board.org
Nov 11: MCCA’s 10th Annual Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference, NYC, Minority Corporate Counsel Association, 202-739-5901, www.mcca.com
Nov 13: Partnership Awards Gala 2009, NYC, NJ, NY & NJ Minority SupplierDevelopment Council Inc., 212-502-5663 www.nynjmsdc.org
Nov 17: 2009 Women’s Leadership Exchange Conference and Summit, Atlanta, Women’s Leadership Exchange, 888-937-5800, www.womensleadershipexchange.com
Nov 18-21: Forging New Pathways for Diversity and Inclusion: Building Skills for Collaboration and Dialogue” Arlington, VA, National MultiCultural Institute, 202-483-0700, www.nmci.org/leadership_institutes/index.html

DECEMBER

Dec 3: LatinVision Media Business Networking Event, NYC, LatinVision Inc., www.latinvision.com/events
Dec 5-6: Annual Houston Latino Book & Family Festival,  Houston, Latino Literacy Now and The Latino Book & Family Festival, 760-434-4484, www.lbff.us
Dec 7th Annual Hispanic Marketing 2009, Miami, Marcus Evans, 246-417-5391, www.marcusevans.com
Dec 8: Women’s Leadership Exchange West Coast Summit, Costa Mesa, CA, Women’s Leadership Exchange, 888-937-5800, www.womensleadershipexchange.com
Dec 8: NYWA Star Breakfast 2009, NYC, New York Women’s Agenda, 212-937-2411, www.nywa.org

For general registrations to any of the events listed above please call the organizations directly.