ArCHIVE: Leadership Convention by NAAAP

This is an archive site for Leadership Convention 2018 in Atlanta. Please click on the button below to visit this year’s Leadership Convention 2019 in Kansas City for more information.
Leadership Convention 2019 in Kansas City

About the Leadership Convention

The 2019 Leadership Convention will be co-hosted by NAAAP National and the Kansas City chapter at the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri –  The City of Fountains with big hearts and overflowing with creative talent is planning a tremendous program on leadership, diversity, creative professions, and innovation.

==About 2018==

“Arise to Lead” is the theme of the 2018 convention, and is our call to action to anyone who wishes take their career or business to the next level. The purpose of Leadership Convention is to enable and inspire people to assert their leadership to achieve great outcomes in society, business and government.

The Leadership Convention consists of several programs and events:

Aug. 23 | ERG Summit for leaders of employee/business resource groups,

Aug. 24 & 25 | Three workshop and keynote speaker tracks, and meal outings with thought leaders and invited speakers

Aug. 24 | A Diversity Career Fair with 25+ employers and recruiters, free to job seekers

Aug, 25 | The ATL Gala with NAAAP 100 honorees and Chopstix for Charity, a entertainment-packed evening raising funds for local charities.

Organized by NAAAP – the National Association of Asian American Professionals, the Convention welcomes attendees from all professional backgrounds, and is inclusive of people of all races and ethnicities.

For more information about NAAAP, visit our website at


About the Diversity Career Fair

Aug. 24, 11 AM – 4 PM | Windsor Ballroom in the InterContinental Hotel Buckhead

A Diversity Career Fair with 25+ employers and recruiters is open and free to the public.  All professions, races, ethnicities, and ages welcome.

Who? College students, recent graduates, and professionals looking for opportunities to join a diversity-minded Fortune 500 company or regional rising companies.

For more information about NAAAP, visit our website at


Latest Updates

Diversity Career Fair, Aug. 24: Apply, Interview for these jobs.

The Diversity Career Fair is well worth your visit to the InterContinental Buckhead on Friday, Aug. 24, 11 AM - 4 PM.  Bring resumes, get ready to interview on site, and bring $5 for reduced rate parking at the Hotel. National companies including UPS, Bank of America,...

Convention Mobile App is available

  What is Attendify?  It's a mobile device app for conferences and events that creates a private event community.  Leadership Convention has loaded our conference agenda, maps, speaker bios and photos, sponsors, and Diversity Career Fair exhibitors already. How...

ERG Summit, Convention Schedule SET!

After months of planning, calling, researching, inviting, and celebrating, the speakers and times for the entire ERG Summit and Leadership Convention by NAAAP are set. Browse through the schedule here or Download the Attendify mobile app from the iTunes or Google...

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