Keynotes

A Conversation with Andrew Gillum and Aisha Moodie-Mills

Join Mayor Andrew Gillum (D, Tallahassee) and Aisha Moodie-Mills, Past President & CEO of the LGBTQ Victory Fund & Institute for a conversation on what true democracy and fearless leadership look like, and the diversity and grassroots energy that are transforming American politics. This conversation is the opening keynote for “Affirming Blackness—Protest, Passion and Policy”, the Kennedy School’s Black Policy Conference.

Keynote on Innovation: The Map is not the Territory: Black Media, The Changing Digital Landscape, and Questions That Need Exploring

Join Jonathan Jackson (Co- Founder, Blavity Inc., and Nieman- Berkman Klein Fellow), and Yasmene Mumby (Harvard Ed. L.D ‘20) as they discuss black media, new innovations and sustainable models for driving deeper relationships with audiences. They will be delving into how history plays a critical role in what we build, how we build it, and for whom.

Keynote on Culture

Closing Keynote