4th Annual Latina Empowerment Conference | May 18th, 2019 | Infinite Energy Center in Gwinnett

Connect, inspire, and educate yourself in this magno event that brings together leaders, speakers, and Latinas like yourself in search of resources, knowledge and information you need to continue advancing economically and personally in the Unites States.

  • The event is completely in Spanish
  • Admission is FREE
  • Registration is mandatory
  • Breakfast and lunch included

Keynote SPEAKER

María Marín is a Hispanic motivational leader with more than 1,500,000 followers on social media. People en Español Magazine has selected her twice among the 25 most powerful Hispanic women. Her message of motivation and inspiration reaches millions of people through her bestseller books, lectures, television appearances, her column in more than 100 newspapers and her successful reality show ‘Maria Marin Live’ broadcasted on Facebook. María is a symbol of inspiration; recently she faced the battle against breast cancer with great courage. She is an example that with faith we can recover from any adversity.

REGISTRATION FOR PARTICIPANTS

The conference is free or charge but participants must register in advance before May 15, 2019 to reserve their place.

To register, please click here

To volunteer, please contact us to volunteer@thelaa.org

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AGENDA*

This inspiring conference includes motivational speakers, workshops on various business and employment topics, as well as opportunities to establish professional and business contacts. At the Expo, more than 100 exhibitors and companies from the community will be offering their products and services.

7:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. Registration and breakfast

9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Maria Marin opening

10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Workshops 1

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Workshops 2/ Expo / Marketplace

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Lunch / Expo / Marketplace

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Workshops 3

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Closing

*subject to change without prior notice

Become a sponsor of the 4th Annual Latina Empowerment Conference. We offer different levels for corporate sponsorships:

$ 2,500 Silver

$ 5,000 Gold

$ 10,000 Platinum

$ 20,000 Presenting sponsor

For more information about sponsorships, contact Andrew Englund at aenglund@thelaa.org, call 404.638.1820 or click here to see the sponsorship packages.

To register as a sponsor, click here

The 4th Annual Latina Empowerment Conference will have a market and an expo of more than 100 exhibitors that include corporations, small businesses, nonprofit organizations and micro-businesses created by women graduates of the ¡Avanzando Juntas! program, “Mujeres y Negocios” course offered by the Latin American Association.

More than 1,000 Latinas will attend the conference and will be looking for companies and organizations that offer services and products.

This is an opportunity to present your products or services, establish business contacts, and meet influential Latinos.

The options available for exhibitors are:

Corporate Level $ 250

Nonprofit Level $ 75

For more information about exhibitors booths, contact Andrew Englund at aenglund@thelaa.org, call 404.638.1820 or click here to see the sponsorship packages.

To become an exhibitor, please click here

FREQUENT QUESTIONS

Q: What is the cost of attending the conference?

Admission is free but prior registration is required. Breakfast and lunch will be provided at no cost.

Q: Where will the conference be held? How can I get there?

Infinite Energy Center at 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Duluth GA 30097

Q: Is there parking available?

Yes, the space has enough parking available for attendees and is free of charge.

Q: Will there be transportation options, such as buses?

No. You are responsible for transportation to attend the event. We suggest you think of carpooling with friends or family. You can also use services like Uber or Lyft.

Q: Can I bring food?

No, the Infinite Energy Center does not allow outside food to be brought in. The Latin American Association will provide free breakfast and lunch. You can also find vending machines.

Q: Should I bring something with me?

A light sweater in case it gets cold, something to take notes, your business cards, and lots of energy to make the most of your day. You do not need to bring identification. The center reserves the right to review what you enter for security of the place.

Q: Can I bring my children?

We want this day to be special for you. Children will be a distraction. For this event we will not have day care.

Q: Can I bring my daughter?

Your daughter is welcome to the conference if she is over 18 years old. Just make sure you register it before the conference.

Q: Can men attend this conference?

As much as we love our men, we would prefer to have a space just for women. This will be a day and space dedicated to women.

Q: I have a commitment the same day of the conference, but I really want to go. I can arrive late?

We will welcome you before noon if you cannot get there before the conference starts.

Q: How should I dress for the Conference?

We suggest casual business attire with comfortable shoes.

Q: Can I host a workshop?

If you are interested in sharing your knowledge with the participants, you can contact Monica Cucalon mcucalon@thelaa.org

Q: Can I volunteer at the Conference?

Of course! Write to volunteer@thelaa.org

Q: Will the workshops that will be presented during the conference be the same as the classes offered in the Association?

No, the program for the Conference offers additional information than regular business classes. If you have already been part of the ¡Avanzando Juntas! Program in the past, you do not have to worry about duplicating the content of what you will learn.

Q: I want to be part of the Avanzando Juntas program in the Latin American Association. What should I do to register?

The next cycle begins the first week of August. You must register online for the two mandatory classes before August.

Q: I have unanswered questions. Who can I contact?

Sponsorships and exhibitor booths: Andrew Englund at aenglund@thelaa.org or at 314-956-5647. Women’s Program: Monica Cucalon at mcucalon@thelaa.org

We are thankful for our 2019 sponsors

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