HeART Conference 2016

'It's a Girl Thing!' Leadership Forum | 06 MAY 2016

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HeART Conference 2016

The UrbanArts’ It’s A Girl Thing! Young Women’s Program is hosting its 6th Annual Girls Conference on Friday May 6th, 2016 from 9:00am – 4:00pm at Humber College North Campus. The 2016 HeART Conference will be educational, interactive, artistic, and most importantly fun. The overall theme of the conference is nurturing compassion for self and others and utilizing creative expression as a tool to bring about positive change. Workshops will include self-reflective exercises, storytelling, artistic expression and MORE! Participants will walk away with a greater sense of self-love, tools to redefine their possibilities and inspiration to bring about social change.

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HeART Conference Mentors

Amanda Parris

Amanda Parris

Artist | Educator | Scholar | Host | Speaker

Ify Chiwetelu

Ify Chiwetelu

Comedian | Community Worker

Shantel Miller

Shantel Miller

Artist | Activist

Lishai

Lishai

Poet | Creative Consultant | Community Animator

Shashann Miguel-Tash

Shashann Miguel-Tash

Artist | Community Worker

Sheniz J

Sheniz J

Author | Artist Educator | Spoken Word Artist

Leila Dey

Leila Dey

Recording Artist | Performer

Krystle Chance

Krystle Chance

Songwriter | Vocalist | Producer | Vlogger

Renée

Renée

Artist

Adria Kain

Adria Kain

Recording Artist | Performer

Janez Jones

Janez Jones

Artist | Dancer

Janice Ellis

Janice Ellis

ARTIST | DANCE

Conference Agenda

Friday, 06 May 2016

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Arrival / Registration9:00AM-9:30AM
2UrbanArts Opening & Keynote Address: Amanda ParrisAmanda Parris9:30AM-10:30AMLecture Room (E135)
3Rd. 1 Workshops: Spoken Word, Music, Dance and Visual Arts10:30AM-12:00PM
4Lunch / HeART Fair12:00PM-1:30PM
5Rd. 2 Workshops: Spoken Word, Music, Dance, Visual Arts, 1:30PM-3:00PM
6Performances3:00PM-3:30PM
7Awards Ceremony and UrbanArts Closing remarks3:30PM-4:00PM

Our Supporters

We extend our sincere appreciation to our supporters, without whom our conference would not be possible.

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