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Thought Leaders Turning Unrest Into Systematic and Lasting Change

Please join CUP for a special Black History Month discussion focusing on criminal justice reform. After the murder of George Floyd pushed the need for criminal justice reform into the national spotlight, how can our community, corporate America, progressive DA's and the Biden Administration turn public protests into systematic and lasting change? Date: February 24,…
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Tech Forum Language

CUP's last event of 2020 -- the INAUGURAL TECH FORUM and TECH CATALYSTS RECOGNITION CEREMONY. Tech experts will share their perspectives on Algorithmic Bias in this special conversation hosted by Bloomberg LP. ANNOUNCING: CUP's 2020 Inaugural Tech Catalysts!!! Proudly honored @ CUP's Recognition Ceremony, Tues., Dec. 15th, for their extraordinary achievements as diverse professionals in…
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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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Giving Tuesday

There’s #BlackFriday & #CyberMonday…And then there’s #GivingTuesday, an international day of giving! Save the date & join CUP on November 28! #IGiveCUP #GivingTuesday #CUPGivingTuesday
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CUP Member Networking Social

Just in time for summer, our inaugural CUP Member Networking Social is an opportunity for members and those interested in CUP to formally meet members of CUP's Board and CUP Staff as well as mingle and network with diverse professionals from around the city. Join us at District Social - 252 W 37th Street from…
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