NAAAP100 & Inspire Award Nominations are now open.

It’s time to flip the script on leadership.

The Leadership Convention, presented by NAAAP, is for those who aspire to push the boundaries of what it means to lead. People from all professional and cultural backgrounds are welcome to attend and connect with and be inspired by unconventional leaders, creative visionaries, and bold disruptors. The three-day event begins with a powerful and engaging ERG Summit, continues with an amazing line-up of inspiring speakers and thought-provoking workshops, a Diversity Career Fair, and concludes with a spectacular Gala featuring the NAAAP 100 & Inspire Awards presented by United Airlines.

We aren’t meant to be put in our place.
We’re meant to carve out our own.

This year’s theme is The Unconventional Leader. Lead Boldly.
It’s meant to inspire conversations and deeper thinking around the kind of leaders we want to be.

It’s meant to open our eyes to see that there are many different paths to leadership, that we can learn from each other’s journeys, and empower one another to lead in unexpected ways…

With compassion and understanding.
With grace and humility.

So let’s come together to lift each other up.

Let’s come together to push the boundaries of what it means to lead.

Those who register by June 15, 2019 will automatically be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one round trip ticket within the continental United States or Canada to anywhere United Airlines flies. The lucky winner will be notified by phone and email. An announcement will also be made on the convention website and on our social media pages once the winner has been selected.*  

*RESTRICTIONS APPLY.  WINNER IS NOT ELIGIBLE TO USE THE AIRLINE TICKET FOR FLIGHTS TO THE CONVENTION.  Ticket must be used within 12 months from the date winner is announced.  All flights must be economy class on United Airlines, and all outbound flights must originate from an airport in the US or Canada that is serviced by United Airlines.  Winner must identify and use a flight departing at least 14 days after selection.

Add this to your calendar.

August 22 - 24, 2019

The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center

Kansas City.

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