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DAY ONE at the SHRINE AUDITORIUM
Day One will engage women, girls, and allies from across the country through inspiring mainstage sessions, issue-breakouts, opportunities to connect with leading fellow changemakers, and an interactive center with organizations and women-owned businesses. You’ll choose 2 breakouts on Saturday: 1 from Session A and 1 from Session B. When you’re not in your breakouts, you’ll be able to take a break for lunch and explore The Center, where over 150 organizations and businesses are hosting activations!

DAY TWO in LOS ANGELES
On Day Two, attendees will fan out across Los Angeles to attend skills-based trainings or Community Teach-In’s hosted by a range of organizations that are making change on gender equity in Los Angeles. Please keep an eye out for an email from your Day Two Host with location instructions.

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Day 1 - Night [clear filter]
Saturday, May 5
 

7:00pm

Eco Women’s Leadership on the Frontlines
Limited Capacity full
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Join with women leaders from Southern California and around the country to learn about their critical work to solve our greatest environmental challenges for our families, communities and the planet.  Featuring notable environmental justice leaders and organizations working from the local to the global.  Come learn about visionary solutions, share your work and discover ways to leverage change!  Networking session to follow panel discussion.  

Reception with lite fare and beverages.  


Speakers
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Martha Dina Argüello

Executive Director, Physicians for Social Responsibility
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Nalleli Cobo

STAND LA
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Paula Daniels

Founder, Los Angeles Food Policy Council
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Amira Diamond

Co-Founder, Women’s Earth Alliance
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Jaime Nack

Founder and President, Women in Green Forum / Three Squares Inc.
Jaime Nack is the President of Three Squares Inc., a cutting edge sustainability consulting firm specializing in developing comprehensive sustainability plans for corporate, government, and nonprofit entities. Nack also founded the Women In Green Forum – the premier conference series... Read More →
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Jacqui Patterson

Sr. Director, Environmental and Climate Justice Program, NAACP


7:00pm

Feminist Majority presents BIRTHRIGHT: A WAR STORY + PANEL
Limited Capacity full
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Head over from the Shrine for this evening event at the Feminist Majority Foundation offices.  Enjoy a complimentary dinner, screening and panel.  Birthright: A War Story is a provocative documentary feature presentation that examines how American women are being jailed, physically violated and even put at risk of dying as a radical movement tightens its grip across America and allows states, courts and religious doctrine to govern whether, when and how women will bear children. This is the real-life Handmaid’s Tale. Runtime: 1 hr 40 min
 
7p  Reception
7:40p Film
9p Panel

Opening Remarks:
Michele Sleighel, Feminist Majority, Research Associate

Moderator: Pat Mitchell, Founding Board Chair, Women's Media Center, Board Chair, Sundance Institute, Board Participant Media, Creator TEDWomen

Panelists:
Civia Tamarkin, Director/Producer, Former CNN Executive
Ana Chu, National Women's Law Center, VP Strategy & Policy
Melissa Goodman, ACLU, Audrey Irmas Director, LGBTQ, Gender & Reproductive Justice Project


Speakers
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Anna Chu

VP Strategy & Policy, National Women's Law Center
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Melissa Goodman

Audrey Irmas Director, LGBTQ, Gender & Reproductive Justice Project, ACLU
Melissa Goodman, Esq. is director of the LGBTQ, Gender and Reproductive Justice Project at the ACLU of Southern California. Melissa conducts legal and policy advocacy concerning LGBTQ rights, reproductive rights, gender equality, and the rights of people with HIV. She leads ACLU’s... Read More →
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Bettina Hager

COO/DC Director, ERA Coalition
avatar for Pat Mitchell

Pat Mitchell

Founding Board Chair, Women's Media Center, Board Chair, Sundance Institute, Board Participant Media, Creator TEDWomen
avatar for Civia Tamarkin

Civia Tamarkin

Birthright Director, Former CNN Executive Producer


7:30pm

LUNAFEST, Short Films By, For & About Women
Limited Capacity full
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Address: The Theatre at South Park Center (1149 S. Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015)

Join LUNA Bar for wine, hors d’euovres, and short films celebrating women. LUNA has always believed in the power of women. In 2000, LUNA started LUNAFEST – a traveling film festival celebrating, showcasing and championing women in film. The festival raises funds for local women’s causes, as well as the main beneficiary – Chicken & Egg Pictures. LUNAFEST is making a mark in the industry by creating a platform for women’s untold stories and working to increase opportunity for women filmmakers.

7:30 pm: Wine / Hors d'oeuvres
8:30 pm: Film Program