VotoLatino Logo presents
Los Angeles, CA
March 18, 2017

Power Summit Pop-Up

We are heading to Southern California to bring together emerging leaders for an action-packed day of learning from and mingling with leaders across sectors. Will you join us?

 

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About

About

What is a VL Power Summit Pop-Up?

VL Power Summit Pop-Up is not your average conference. It’s one day of high impact learning and conversations that will provide you the tools to create change. During Pop-Up, we bring empowerment to you–to your own backyards. After all, no one knows the community better than the people who live in it. Join us to learn how to mobilize for change. We need your voices and your talents for what lies ahead.

You can join the next VL Power Summit Pop-Up in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 18th from 10 AM to 3:30 PM.

Summit Experience

Summit Experience

Program

Program

  • Advocacy Advocacy

Registration

10 AM 10:30 AM

Registration

Head over to the registration table to check-in before finding a seat. The first plenary is starting promptly at 10:30 AM!

Welcome & Morning Plenary

10:30 AM 12 PM

Welcome & Morning Plenary

#StayLoud a conversation about the current climate and how each of your voices will be necessary in the years ahead on issues like immigration and health care. This plenary will set the stage for how we continue to build on this momentum. Afterall, civic participation happens every day, every year.

Lunch

12 PM 12:45 PM

Lunch

Discuss current issues that matter to you with those interested in similar topics and exchange thoughts over lunch.

Workshop Session 1

12:45 AM 2 PM

Advocacy

The Power of an Hour

You don’t have to be an experienced organizer to take action. And you don’t need to quit your day job. Learn how you can maximize 60 minutes of your time to raise your voice with the greatest impact. Consider this session the beginners guide to activism and learn what’s effective and what isn’t and what you can do to make your voice heard.

Advocacy

Building the Movement

So you want to start a movement, but what’s your game plan? Join local Los Angeles advocates, to learn best practices for implementing a successful advocacy campaign strategy. Analyze examples of tactics and strategies in relevant campaigns and start building local power.

Advocacy

Moving the Needle

Already an experienced advocate? Join other seasoned activists to brainstorm what else is needed to build efficient and strategic local, state and national influence. This is an opportunity to share best practices and leave Power Summit Pop-Up with a thorough plan for action.

Closing Plenary

2 PM 3:30 PM

Closing Plenary

Join us for a conversation about one of the biggest hot button issues of our time–reproductive rights. This closing plenary will talk about how choice has been portrayed in the media. We’ll talk about what they’ve done right, what they’ve done wrong, and what they can do better. Come ready to break down the taboo and stigma around reproductive rights and learn how to be better allies in the movement.

Our Partners

Our Partners

Previous Speakers

Previous Speakers

Jose Antonio Vargas
Twitter

Jose Antonio Vargas

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and #EmergingUS Editor
Antonio Villaraigosa
Twitter

Antonio Villaraigosa

Former mayor of Los Angeles
Cecile Richards
Twitter

Cecile Richards

President,
 Planned Parenthood Federation of America & Planned Parenthood Action Fund

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Join us for the VL Experience! 

Location

Location

You can find parking at Japanese Village Plaza Lot 11.

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012