Community-based organizations are the gateway to voices of shared experiences. Individuals drawn together through commonality are more influential and creatively drive innovative thoughts and initiatives to evolve our world into a more inclusive space. Collectively LGBT+ business event professionals spend over $1 billion annually, having an enormous impact on destination development and growth. Join LGBT MPA for our first Town Hall of 2021 as we explore the importance and power of leveraging communities to drive inclusion and elevate diverse voices.
• Discover ways destinations can support and magnify diversity in their communities.
• Understand what organizations can do to drive inclusive practices.
• Relate the importance of social communities to economic growth.
Derrick Johnson, Chair, LGBT MPA
Anthony Molino, Choose Chicago
Chase Brunson, The Rise School of Austin
Maranda Gorr-Diaz, GroupeConnect