National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 W 19th Street
Chicago, IL 60608
8/10/2011 12:00 AM - 8/10/2011 12:00 AM

 

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WICT Greater Chicago invites you to an Educational Series and Summer Mixer, offering three unique ways to Embrace Multiculturalism in one evening.

 

Where: National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60608

When: Wednesday, August 10, 2011 @ 4pm

 

4 - 5:30pm – Registration, Museum Visits and Wine & Cheese Reception sponsored by NAMIC’s Chicago Chapter

5:30pm – Presentation: Connecting with the Latino Audience from Consumer to Employee

8:00pm – Film and Picnic in the Park

 

THE FIRST 50 PEOPLE TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT WILL RECEIVE A FREE COPY OF LATINIZATION AND THE LATINO LEADER, WRITTEN BY OUR SPEAKER, CRISTINA BENITEZ. Sign Up Early and bring a friend to introduce to WICT and NAMIC.

 

 

 

Detailed Agenda:

1. Museum & Reception

Registration kicks off at 4pm allowing time to enjoy the free admission to the National Museum of Mexican Art.  Also enjoy refreshments from Brix Wine & Cheese sponsored by NAMIC’s Chicago Chapter.

 

2. Connecting with the Latino Audience from Consumer to Employee

Take an in depth look at the impact multiculturalism, particularly the Hispanic culture, has on our businesses and workplace and hear from the experts on the growing importance of developing Hispanic leaders and adapting our business practices to stay relevant in a diverse society. 

 

The program will feature presentations and reflections from the experts:

  • Cristina Benitez, Director Latino Media & Communication, DePaul University and Founder/President, Lazos Latinos
  • Homer Gonzalez III, Director Content Acquisitions, Comcast Cable
  • Diana Maldonado, News Director, Telemundo

 

 

 

3. Film in the Park

Following the presentation, join us for Cine En El Parque/Film in the Park presented by the Chicago International Latino Cultural Center, at neighboring Harrison Park.  Bring a blanket or a lawn chair, sign up for a boxed picnic dinner and enjoy a taste of Latin culture with Born To Suffer / Nacidas para Sufrir, a Spanish comedy with English subtitles, presented during the 27th Chicago Latino Film Festival.

 

 

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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!!!