Tuesday, 12. February 2019, Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC), 2019 A.G. Gaston Conference

from 12. February 2019 - 11:30
till 13. February 2019 - 13:30

Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC)

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Welcome to the 2019 A.G. Gaston Conference
 
Theme:  History, Economics, Politics, and Quality of Life   
Purpose:    

Celebrate the life and success of Dr. A.G. Gaston
Promote Gaston’s leys to success
Promote strategies that lead to Black Economic Empowerment
Promote the achievements of successful black business and community leaders
Provide programs that promote the development of small businesses
Promote business-to-business relationships
Promote wealth accumulation through business ownership
Promote business ownership as a strategy that transforms communities and creates jobs, economic development and hope

 

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 Conference Schedule
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 
9:30 AM – 4:00 PM - Registration 
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM - A.G. Gaston Legacy Luncheon 
1:30 – 3:30 PM – Political Power vs. Economic Gain (general session and panel discussion featuring Angela Rye) 
 
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
 
7:30 AM – 12:30 PM - Registration 
9:00 – 10:15 AM – Panel Presentation on Civic Innovation 
10:30 – 11:45 AM – Expert Views on Corporate Social Responsibility 
12:00 – 1:30 PM - A.G. Gaston Green Power Luncheon featuring Dr. Boyce Watkins
 
 Registration Information  

To register using a credit card, please click on the green "Order Now" button above.  
To register by using a check or cash, please click on the "Show Other Payment Options" link under the "Order Now" button. Then click on "Pay Offline".  

Special Dietary Needs  
Please let us know if you have special dietary needs.  Please forward this information by clicking on the "Contact the Host" button to your right.  
 
 Nominate Someone for the 2019 A. G. Gaston Conference People’s Choice Award 
Do you know someone who embodies the characteristics of the Black Titan, A.G. Gaston? If so, nominate them to receive our 2019 People’s Choice Award to be presented during the A.G. Gaston Conference. 
Qualified nominees should be involved in philanthropic activities, should be active in their church and should have an impact in the business community. 
You can nominate as many persons as you would like by submitting a 500 word (maximum) statement describing the person and their contributions to the community. Click on the link below to access the nomination form. 

Deadline for submissions is January 31, 2019.

2019 A.G. Gaston Conference, Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) event

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