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4Ward Americas: Intersections of Tourism, Business and Human Rights Brunch

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University of Miami, Newman Alumni Center

6200 San Amaro Drive

Coral Gables, FL 33146

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Join us for Day 1 of the 4Ward Americas LGBTQI Human Rights Symosium for a special brunch & learn networking forum designed to bring experts in the tourism, business and human rights sectors together to discuss collaborative ways to promote human rights & equality for LGBTQI communities in the Pan American region.

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Brunch:

A full brunch serving cold and hot items with beverages.

The Program:



Welcome Remarks:
The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau

Introductory Remarks: John Tanzella; CEO; the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (USA).
"Global Report of LGBT Tourism & It's Relation to Human Rights."

Keynote Address:
Fabrice Houdart, Human Rights Officer with the United Nations OHCHR, Free & Equal Camapign and Global Buisness Standards Program.
"The Role of Business in Confronting the Backlash Against Human Rights of #LGBTI People."

Business Spotlight:
Tim Morton, CEO; Prompta (Canada).
Winner of the Canadian Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) LGBT+ Supplier Diversity Awards:
"Building the Model Organization through True Working Cultural Transformation: Enabling Everyone to Bring Their True Self to Work."

Panel:
"Equality and Economic Empowerment for LGBTQ+ Communities through Global Partnerships."

Moderator- Steve Adkins, President, Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (USA).

Panelist- Felipe Cardenas, President of Colombian LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce (Colombia)

Panelist- Kristin Hansen; President of Ella International Festival and Hansen & Partners (Spain).

Panelist- Julio Cesar Calvo, CEO of the Costa Rican LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce (Costa Rica).

Sponsored by:
ILGTA & the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Community Partner:
The Miami Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.





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