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2019 National Conference

The American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity (AAAED) is excited to announce that the 45th National Conference and Annual Meeting is heading to Indianapolis, Indiana in June 2019. "Indy," the state capitol of Indiana, is known for fast cars and blockbuster events and has gained acclaim for a flourishing culinary and brewing scene, sports teams, cultural institutions and cool neighborhoods. It is also the home of Madame C.J. Walker, the first American self-made woman millionaire and the Indianapolis ("500") Motor Speedway. Join AAAED June 11-13, 2019, for our National Conference “Moving Beyond Diversity Towards Equity and Inclusion” in historic Indianapolis.

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June 12, 2019 - 12:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch/Awards Presentation & Awards Speakers (Including AAAED awards)
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June 12, 2019 - 7:00pm - 11:00 pm “Speaking Easy” 416 Wabash Style – Covering history that spans decades, join us at 416 Wabash, for a “speak easy” gathering with all that jazz and help us in paying tribute to the leaders in our field that shot for the moon and landed among the stars in leading the charge for Access, Equity, and Diversity; An evening you won’t want to miss in a quaint location that lives up to the image of a “speak easy!”
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June 13, 2019 - 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Keynote Speaker - A'Lelia Bundles, author of On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker. Ms. Bundles is the great-great grandaughter of Madam C.J. Walker.
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