AAAYA (New York City) - Diversity Leadership Forum & Awards Ceremony

AAAYA (New York City) - Diversity Leadership Forum & Awards Ceremony
Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

ASIA SOCIETY & AAAYA NYC Chapter invites you to 





DATE:  Thursday, May 25, 2017

TIME:  8:00AM TO 5:00PM

WHERE:  Time Warner Center, NYC


Asia Society’s 9th Annual Diversity Leadership Forum is a must-attend event for seasoned executives and emerging leaders to explore how to develop Asian Pacific American as well as Asian talent to gain a competitive edge in the U.S. and global marketplaces. This year’s conference titled “Powering Asian Talent: Innovation through Inclusion” takes place on May 25th 8:00AM-5:00PM at Time Warner Center in New York City. Highlights include:


•         Richard Lui, Anchor for MSNBC and NBC News will be keynoting at the networking luncheon

•         Best practice results from the 2017 APA Corporate Survey, which highlights the amazing work companies are doing in advancing APA talent and showcasing what they are doing successfully

•         New this year will be a Spotlight on APA Millennials.

•         BNY Mellon’s Head of Global Citizenship and Sustainability, Jyoti Chopra will be moderating our 1st Inaugural Chief Diversity Officer Roundtable entitled: “Leading during times of Uncertainty and Upheaval.”  Company CDOs confirmed to attend the RT include: Google, Dell, IBM, McDonald’s, Interpublic, Thomson Reuters, Morgan Stanley,  and others

•         Interactive breakout sessions on Career Road Mapping, Asian Pacific Women Leaders, Leadership Traits

•         An afternoon plenary on Driving Inclusion with Tech with Google and Lyft


Asia Society is offering AAAYA members a special 10% discount to those wishing to purchase tickets. A special registration link is here:   The deadline is Friday, May 19, 2017.

Thank you to Yoshie Ito GRD ’09, Assistant Director, Global Initiatives at Asia Society, for making this offer possible.