WELCOME TO THE VIRTUAL 2020 NNPA ANNUAL CONFERENCE

DAY TWO SESSIONS AND EVENTS

DAY TWO WELCOME ADDRESS VIDEOS. Please click the play button on each video to view. Please scroll down the page to view sessions and additional content.

DAY 2 WEBINAR: TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION: THE CHALLENGES AND THE OPPORTUNITIES (11:05AM ET)


WEBINAR: BLACK MILLENNIAL VOICES AND VISIONS FOR TRANSFORMATION (1:30 PM ET)


DAY TWO AWARDS CEREMONY, PRESENTATION AND VIRTUAL PERFORMANCES FROM SPECIAL GUESTS (7:00PM ET)


DAY TWO: #FIYAH! — LIVESTREAM 7.9.20 3:00PM ET — SALT-N-PEPA — (3:00 PM)


DAY TWO: #FIYAH! — LIVESTREAM 7.9.20 4:00 PM ET — JEMELE HILL — (4:00 PM)


Conference Speakers

Dr. Rochanda Mitchell, DO

Dr. Rochanda Mitchell, DO

Maternal Fetal Medicine/Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Virginia Hospital

Dr. Taison Bell, MD

Dr. Taison Bell, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Divisions of Infectious Diseases and International Health and Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

University of Virginia Hospital

Dr. Ebony Hilton, MD

Dr. Ebony Hilton, MD

(Anesthesia/Critical Care)

University of Virginia Hospital

Dr. Cameron Webb, MD, JD

Dr. Cameron Webb, MD, JD

Hospitalist, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Health Policy and Equity

University of Virginia

Dr. Leigh-Ann Webb

Dr. Leigh-Ann Webb

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

University of Virginia Health System

Jackie Hampton

Jackie Hampton

Publisher

Mississippi Link

Rev. Dr. Francis Murphy Draper (b.k.a. Pastor Toni)

Rev. Dr. Francis Murphy Draper (b.k.a. Pastor Toni)

Publisher, Founding Pastor

The Afro Newspaper, Freedom Temple AME Zion Church

Dr. Peggy Edwards-Jones

Dr. Peggy Edwards-Jones

Principal

Friendship Collegiate Academy Early College Campus

Reverend Mark Thompson

Reverend Mark Thompson

Host

#MeetTheBlackPress

Stacy Brown

Stacy Brown

Senior National Correspondent of the NNPA

National Newspaper Publishers Association

Kathryn Procope

Kathryn Procope

Head of School

Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science

Dr. John Warren

Dr. John Warren

Publisher

San Diego Voice & Viewpoint

Terry Jones

Terry Jones

Publisher

New Orleans Data News Weekly

Gerald Johnson

Gerald Johnson

Executive Vice President, Global Manufacturing

General Motors Company

Dr. Kevin Williams

Dr. Kevin Williams

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for Pfizer Rare Disease

Pfizer Rare Disease

Dr. Elizabeth Primas

Dr. Elizabeth Primas

National Newspaper Publishers Association Program Manager on a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Education Awareness Grant

National Newspaper Publishers Association

Darlene Goins

Darlene Goins

Senior Vice President, Head of Financial Health Philanthropy Wells Fargo Foundation, Wells Fargo & Company

Wells Fargo & Company

Colin Topper Carew

Colin Topper Carew

Sounder of the Techquity Research Group and faculty fellow at the Innovation Lab at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia

MIT Media Lab

Charles W. Muse

Charles W. Muse

General Motors Program Engineering Management Team for Autonomous Vehicles

General Motors

Calvin Anderson, President of Best Media Properties, Inc., Publisher of the New Tri-State Defender

Calvin Anderson, President of Best Media Properties, Inc., Publisher of the New Tri-State Defender

President of Best Media Properties, Inc, and serves as the publisher of the New Tri-State Defender.

New Tri-State Defender

Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney, Esq.

Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney, Esq.

President of Sesh Communications, Publisher of The Cincinnati Herald, The Northern Kentucky Herald, The Dayton Defender, seshPRIME Magazine, and PIX (News in Pictures), and hosts the annual Daddy-Daughter Dinner Dance, BRIGHT Awards, and the Nefertiti Awards.

Sesh Communications

BENJAMIN L. CRUMP, ESQ.

BENJAMIN L. CRUMP, ESQ.

WINNER: NNPA 2020 FREEDOM-FIGHTING LEGAL ACHIEVEMENT

Founding Attorney, Ben Crump Trial Lawyers for Justice

ICE CUBE

ICE CUBE

WINNER: NNPA 2020 ARTIST OF THE CENTURY ICON AWARD

Founder and CEO of Big3 Basketball, Actor, Entrepreneur, Recording Artist, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Director

MC Lyte

MC Lyte

WINNERS: NNPA 2020 LIFETIME LEADERSHIP AWARD

Recording Artist, Philanthropist, Actress, Entrepreneur

Representative Karen Bass (D-CA)

Representative Karen Bass (D-CA)

WINNER: NNPA 2020 OUTSTANDING CONGRESSIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, United States Congress

Chuck D

Chuck D

WINNER: NNPA 2020 OUTSTANDING TRANSFORMATIVE TRAILBLAZER

Public Enemy

Mary Wilson

Mary Wilson

WINNER: NNPA 2020 LIFETIME TRAILBLAZER AWARD

Co-Founder of the Supremes

Ziggy Marley

Ziggy Marley

WINNER OF THE NNPA 2020 GLOBAL ICON AWARD

Tuff Gong Records

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