Category Archives: Featured Events

Fueling Returns & Impact through Collective Expertise

Speakers: OzoneX VC Founders: Jacques-Philippe Piverger (formerly AIG Investments, MPOWERD, World Economic Forum YGL) Lea Bajc (formerly Morgan Stanley, McKinsey, North Zone Ventures) Caen Contee (Co-founder Lime Scooters) Moderator: Lisa Carmen Wang, CEO, The GLOW, Founder, SheWorx (acquired) and USA Hall of Fame gymnast Resources Membership offer from OzoneX VC As a token of our…
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COVID-19, Economic Justice and Communities of Color

Date: April 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Speaker: Marc Morial, President and CEO, National Urban League Date: April 16, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Speaker: Ken Ebie, Founder and Principal, Ebie Strategies LLC Resources McKinsey & Company, April 2020 Report “COVID-19: Investing in black lives and livelihoods” The Gumbo Coalition - 10 Leadership Lessons, pre-order a book by…
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6 Tips for Working from Home during COVID-19

Date: April 9, 2pm Speaker: Paula T. Edgar, Esq., Partner, Inclusion Strategy Solutions and NY Fellows Program '15 6 Tips for Working from Home During Covid-19 Resources Paula’s article on Working from Home Harvard Business Review (HBR) Working From Home COVID Compendium Conference Call Bingo
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Pipeline to Power & Leadership Gala

This inaugural event brings together over 200 cross-industry professionals of color for a full-day interactive program. Our signature fundraiser that celebrates the advancements of professionals of color, showcases CUP’s impact, and honors extraordinary leaders of color.  To learn more about sponsorship, email mfenton@cupusa.org
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Legal Partners Forum

TECH & JUSTICE: Social Justice and Lawmaking in the Digital Age Technology has become the gateway of influence in legislative change, politics, and social movements. The Women’s March, #MeToo, #TimesUp, and many others demonstrate the impact of tech innovation. In 2018 social platforms and tech-driven civic engagement models sparked national change and established a new…
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Inspiration Awards & Celebration

On November 15th, join the CUP community for the Inspiration Awards & Celebration - an unforgettable event that will bring cross-industry leaders together to recognize extraordinary CUP Catalysts with our first-ever CUP Inspiration Award. The evening, hosted by Michelle Miller will begin with a special ceremony for our cross-industry, cross-sector 2018 CUP Catalysts. Guests will…
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Wall Street Partners Forum

Council of Urban Professionals' 11th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum Please join us on Tuesday, October 23rd for an exclusive evening with James P. Gorman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Stanley, for the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP) annual Wall Street Partners Forum.  Hosted by the Council of Urban Professionals and Morgan Stanley,…
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Pipeline to Power Summit

This inaugural event brings together over 200 cross-industry professionals of color for a full-day interactive program.  Click here to purchase individual tickets for the Summit; to learn more about sponsorship, email mmartin@cupusa.org.  
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11th Annual Leadership Gala

Our signature fundraiser that celebrates the advancements of professionals of color, showcases CUP’s impact, and honors extraordinary leaders of color.  Click here to purchase individual tickets for the Gala; to learn more about sponsorship, email mmartin@cupusa.org.
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CUP’s 9th Media and Entertainment Forum

Please join Jamila Hunter, SVP of Comedy Development for ABC, home of Emmy-nominated “black-ish,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” the upcoming return of “Roseanne,” for an evening of networking and conversation at CUP’s 9th Annual Media and Entertainment Forum!
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10th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum

SAVE THE DATE - CUP'S 10th Annual Wall Street Partners Forum on Monday, October 23,2017 hosted by Goldman Sachs. Be sure to keep an eye out for the official invitation and our featured speaker announcement!
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