Saturday Events

Big Apple Classic Weekend, December 6th-7th, 2014 

Saturday, December 6th

The Big Apple Classic opens with exciting workshops, seminars, and activities, including a dynamic Leadership Summit, all held at United Federation of Teachers Building in lower Manhattan!

Students have the opportunity to join some of the top industry influencers from across the country as they share their expertise and relay the skills necessary to excel as global industry leaders. The Big Apple Classic Leadership Summit will feature dynamic seminars designed to inform, empower, and motivate high school and college students in their pathways to success.

The BAC Leadership Summit will consist of multiple sessions, centered on the following topics: Financial Literacy/Investing, New Media & the 21st Century, Sustainability & Going “Green,” Engineering, Entrepreneurship, and Diversity in Sports.

Location: The United Federation of Teachers Building, 52 Broadway, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10004

Cost: Free and open to high school juniors and seniors

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Registration & Continental Breakfast – 9:00AM

Session 1 – 10:00AM – 11:20AM

o The World of Engineering by Dr. Nada Anid

o Financially Fit by Noel Sanchez

o New Media in the 21st Century by Detavio Samuels

Q & A – 11:20AM – 11:35AM

Lunch 11:35AM – 12:25PM

Session 2 – 12:30PM – 1:50PM

o Technology & Innovation by Vida Williams

o Putting America Back to Work with STEM by Quincy Dunlap and

Darlene Marlin

o Be You Own Boss by Justin Byrd

Q & A – 1:50PM – 2:05PM

Meet & Greet – 2:10PM – 2:30PM

All Big Apple Classic events, activities and times are subject to change.

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