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Latin Alternative Music Conference

Posted by Elena del Valle on May 9, 2013

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Latin Alternative Music Conference New York City July 9-13, 2013

LAMC (Latin Alternative Music Conference) is the only major conference celebrating and supporting genres of Latin music that are left of center and forging the way Latinos, especially young, bicultural Latinos in the U.S., define themselves. The LAMC is also the largest Latin music conference in the US.

The 14th annual LAMC will break new ground, inaugurating a new, expanded focus on a diverse array of special events dedicated to music, food, film, books, art and poetry.

www.latinalternative.com

National Hispana Leadership Institute’s Latinas Learning to Lead Program

Posted by Elena del Valle on April 25, 2013

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The National Hispana Leadership Institute’s Latinas Learning to Lead Program

The Latinas Learning to Lead program targets college-enrolled, 18-24 year old Latinas that are seeking to impact their community. The program promotes and fosters the career and educational development of young Latina leaders through training, mentoring opportunities, and access to national networks.

The LLL program annually selects about 22 fellows. Session topics include effective communication and presentation skills, advocacy training, public policy issues affecting the Latino community and other professional and leadership development topics, such as financial literacy and career opportunities.

Application and program deadlines are as follows:

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 5 pm EST: Application deadline
  • Mid May: Application notifications
  • July 21-27th, 2013: Leadership Training in Washington, DC
  • July 28th and beyond: Participate in Mentorship Programs
  • July 2013-2013 Fall semester/quarter: Leadership projects implemented in communities

For more program and application information visit www.nhli.org or contact NHLI at Programs@nhli.org.

13th Annual Multicultural Media for Multicultural America Forum

Posted by Elena del Valle on March 1, 2013

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Horowitz Associates’ 13th Annual Multicutural Media for Multicultural America Forum
March 14, 2013 | Marriott Marquis Hotel, NYC
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Now in its 13th year, this annual Forum is THE venue for learning about trends that affect and influence your viewers and your audiences—America’s multicultural consumers. This year, we will explore “Media’s New Generation”: multicultural, tech-savvy 18-34 year-olds who interact with both traditional and new media in myriad ways, through a host of cutting-edge devices. Our agenda includes a presentation of Horowitz Associates’ latest research on Hispanic multicultural consumers and their media habits, a showcase of the most exciting new multicultural programming, and panels of key industry executives organized around four topics that drive the media industry: the Audience, Content, Technology, and Advertising.

Confirmed speakers include:

Ruben Mendiola, VP and General Manager, Multicultural Video Services, Comcast

Steven Wolfe Pereira, EVP for MediaVest and Managing Director for MediaVest Multicultural

Michelle Webb, Executive Director of Content Acquisition & Programming, Verizon FiOs

Miguel Ferrer, Executive Producer, Digital, Fusion

Lino Garcia, General Manager, ESPN Deportes

Adriana Waterston, VP, Marketing & Business Development, Horowitz Associates, Inc.

The Multicultural Media Forum will take place on Thursday March 14th at the Marriott Marquis in New York City from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Visit www.multiculturalmediaforum.com for more information and to register. Enter promotional code HMPR2013 and receive an extra $50 off!

For more information and sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at 914-834-5999 or kirstynn@horowitzassociates.com.

National Hispana Leadership Institute 2012 Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards

Posted by Elena del Valle on November 13, 2012

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NHLI 2012 Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards December 9–11, 2012 in Washington D.C.

The National Hispana Leadership Institute’s 2012 Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards brings together Latinas and NHLI’s accomplished alumnae from across the nation for two days of cutting-edge leadership and professional development, networking, educational and inspirational keynotes and workshops facilitated by top-level Latinas from across the country.

At the Mujer Awards Gala, celebrated since 1993, which will be held on Monday, December 10, NHLI will close the conference by paying tribute to the achievements and contributions of exceptional Latina leaders. Past honorees have included journalist and TV anchor Maria Elena Salinas, NCLR’s President Janet Murguia, and actresses Rosario Dawson and Eva Longoria.

Conference attendees include local and national leaders in corporate America, non-profits, government, media, higher education, as well as entrepreneurs, students, artists, authors and others.

We look forward to seeing you on December 9–11, 2012 in Washington D.C.!

http://nhli.org/conference_register.htm

10th Annual Hispanic Television Summit

Posted by Elena del Valle on August 30, 2012

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The 10th Annual Hispanic Television Summit
Wednesday, October 3rd
The Marriott Marquis New York Hotel, Times Square

Discount pricing for HispanicMPR.com subscribers
$393 through September 14 (10% off regular price of $435)
$449 after September 14 (10% off regular price of $499)
Enter Promo Code: HTS1

The 10th Annual Hispanic Television Summit will be held Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at The New York Marriott Marquis Hotel. It is presented by Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News. This year’s award recipient is Telemundo network news anchor, José Díaz-Balart.  Additionally, a new award will be introduced in acknowledgement of a company’s or organization’s tenacious commitment to continued service to the Latino viewer.  This first-ever award will be presented to Comcast Cable, with a special address by Comcast executive, Marcien Jenckes.

The Hispanic Television Summit is the signature conference for executives involved in the business of television and digital video targeted to the US Hispanic and Latin American viewing audience.

To register, please visit http://hispanictvsummit.com/

26th Annual NAMIC Conference

Posted by Elena del Valle on August 9, 2012

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26th Annual NAMIC Conference
September 11-12, 2012
Hilton New York
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The media and cable telecommunications industry is ever changing. New technologies are enabling content to be available anywhere, anytime, and across multiple platforms. Driving this is the even more rapid pace of innovation. The customer base is also shifting, becoming more diverse, more global and more informed. All of this demands that industry professionals be culturally responsive, cater to new audiences and equip themselves with new leadership competencies. NAMIC’s 26th Annual Conference, Diversity to the Fourth Power or Diversity4 is focused on honing the skills of those professionals as they lead and innovate at the speed of change. Hear from thought leaders and trendsetters, and network with individuals from all industry sectors as NAMIC explores how diversity and inclusion are essential fuel for powering the future of the cable telecommunications industry.

12th Annual Multicutural Media for Multicultural America Forum

Posted by Elena del Valle on February 2, 2012

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Horowitz Associates, Inc.’s 12th Annual Multicutural Media for Multicultural America Forum
March 21, 2012 | Marriott Marquis Hotel, NYC
7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Now in its 12th year, this annual Forum is THE venue for learning about trends that affect and influence your viewers and your audiences—America’s multicultural consumers. Come to the Forum to get the latest research on the attitudes and behaviors of multicultural audiences especially as it applies to pay TV, broadband, and mobile platforms. This Forum has become the signature event where programmers, advertisers, agencies, and pay TV companies discuss strategies for capturing and retaining audiences and subscribers in multicultural America.

Adriana Waterston, Vice President, Marketing & Business Development at Horowitz Associates, will present findings from three Horowitz studies to give attendees a comprehensive, 360° view of multicultural, multiplatform consumers: Viewing the Viewer, an in-home videography of multicultural households; State of Cable and Digital Media: Multicultural Edition, a quantitative survey of multicultural consumers across America; and the Consumer Voice Community, an 8-week online research community focused on the media lifestyles of America’s multicultural consumers and how they are adopting to a rapidly changing media world.

The morning will also include a keynote presentation from a top exec from NBC Universal/Telemundo/mun2; an advertiser panel, The Community of “US,” moderated by 20-year marketing veteran and Principal of Fearless Multicultural Jorge Consuegra; a programming and distribution panel, Staying Tuned with Multicultural America; and the programming showcase, featuring all the best new programming from our sponsors and presented by Melvin Perez, President and CEO of MGM Networks Latin America, who will be showcasing Ella, the new Spanish-language network targeting U.S. Latinas with lifestyle and entertainment programming.

The online research community platform is being provided by Ramius Corporation; for the 8 weeks prior to the event, registrants will be able to log in and follow the community in real-time. For more about the studies and a preview of Viewing the Viewer, please visit: www.multiculturalmediaforum.com/presentation.

Confirmed Speakers

Barry Blyn, Vice President, Consumer Insights, ESPN

Jorge Consuegra, Principal, Fearless Multicultural

Ruben Mendiola, VP and General Manager, Multicultural Video Services, Comcast

Melvin Perez, President and CEO, MGM Networks Latin America

David Saldarriaga, Director, Sales & Marketing, Charter Communications

Adriana Waterston, VP, Marketing & Business Development, Horowitz Associates, Inc.

…and more to be confirmed! Speakers will be posted to www.multiculturalmediaforum.com as they are confirmed, so check back often!

Register early and save—early bird discount $249 (through February 17)!

Enter code HMPR2012 online at www.multiculturalmediaforum.com and receive an extra $50 off!

For more information and sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at 914-834-5999 or adrianaw@horowitzassociates.com.

2012 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards

Posted by Elena del Valle on January 24, 2012

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2012 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards
April 23-26, 2012 Miami, FL

Every year, the biggest names in Latin music come together for the most anticipated event of the year – The Billboard Latin Music Conference and Awards. Now in its 23rd year, the Conference unites the most extraordinary people in the world of Latin music and entertainment – including the industry’s hottest artists, major record label execs, cutting-edge brand marketers, national radio programmers, world-renowned producers, revolutionary digital music execs – and many more. Join Billboard and celebrate and explore the issues that make this the most exciting industry in the world. Use promo code HMPR12 to get 20% off the current registration rate at www.billboardlatinconference.com

U.S. Hispanic Marketing Summit

Posted by Elena del Valle on November 29, 2011

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IQPC’s 4th U.S. Hispanic Marketing Summit
Miami, FL on February 27 – 29, 2012

The U.S. Hispanic Marketing Summit brings together marketing professionals to brainstorm the latest Hispanic Marketing & Advertising strategies to tap into the fastest growing demographic in the U.S.

The Latino- case for action has beome a case harder to argue against than one to embrace. So let’s restate what you’ve heard before yet one more time: According to the U.S. Census, Latinos grew by 43% from 38 Million in 2000 to 50 Million in 2010, while the Non-Hispanic population only grew by 4.9%. But more than population numbers, there is a significant financial growth represented by this group. In the last 10 years, Hispanic buying power has grown by 347% reaching $1 Trilion in 2010.

Source: “Top 5 Reasons Why Latinos Must Be on Your Agenda”
By: Lili Gil, Hispanic Market Expert, Media Contributor, and Co-Founder of XL Alliance
**Former Director of Marketing Services – Hispanic Marketing Initiative Lead of Johnson & Johnson

Early confirmed Hispanic marketing expert speakers include:

– Dawn Lee Williamson, VP of Sales & Marketing, CNN

– Adrian Fueyo, Director of Integrated Digital Marketing, NBC Universal/Telemundo

– Juan Penso, Director of Hispanic Direct Response, Comcast

– Santa Brito, Senior Manager of Consumer Marketing, ESPN Deportes

– Maribel Viteri, Regional Marketing Director of Latin America, Molson Coors

– Lili Gil, Hispanic Market Expert, Media Contributor and Co-Founder, XL Alliance

– Mike Foley, U.S. Hispanic Marketing Lead, Post Foods, LLC.

– Tatiana Hansell, Senior Multicultural Marketing Manager, Unilever

– Marc Strachan, VP of Multicultural Marketing, North America, Diageo

– Ingrid Rivera, Regional Marketing & Profitability Manager for Latin America and Caribbean, Subway

Benefits of attending:

– How to acquire buy-in to create, expand via new allocation, or re-define a dedicated Hispanic Advertising & Marketing division

– Create a culturally relevant marketing plan

– How to cater to acculturation as oppose to assimilation

– How to leverage a balance between both traditional and emerging marketing methods, market research, and segmentation

Join us on February 27-29, 2012 in Miami and be part of this unique opportunity full of roundtable discussions, networking receptions, cast studies, workshops and more! Register by January 6th and save up to $800 on the All Access Pass! Mention code: USHM_HispanicMPR for a 10% discount for Hispanic MPR members

Visit www.USHispanicMarketingSummit.com for more information

About IQPC

IQPC (www.iqpc.com) provides business executives with tailored practical conferences, large-scale events, topical seminars and in-house training programs. Producing over 1,500 events annually around the world, IQPC continues to grow and has offices in cities across six continents including: Berlin, Dubai, London, New York, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, and Toronto.

NHLI 2011 Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards

Posted by Elena del Valle on October 25, 2011

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NHLI 2011 Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards
Los Angeles, CA on November 3-4, 2011

The Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards brings together Latinas, national leaders and NHLI’s accomplished alumnae

Los Angeles, CA.– The National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI) will convene over six hundred Latinas, national leaders and NHLI’s accomplished alumnae at the Wilshire Grand Hotel in Los Angeles, CA on November 3-4, 2011.

This year’s Executive Leadership Training Conference and Mujer Awards theme, Latinas Connecting Across Generations, Reaching New Heights, will offer two days of cutting-edge leadership and professional development, networking, educational and inspirational keynotes and workshops facilitated by top-level Latinas from across the country.

“We’re preparing an exciting, yet highly educational conference for beginning and established professionals,” said Barbara J. DesMarteau, Acting President of the National Hispana Leadership Institute. “This year’s conference celebrates Latinas fostering professional relationships across generations as they strengthen each other and reach a greater more unified potential.”

“From a health and wellness expo and career recruitment fair, to empowering workshops, inspiring panel sessions, exhilarating fitness classes and engaging art exhibits,” added DesMarteau. “This an event that you cannot afford to miss.”

The Mujer Awards Gala, celebrated since 1993, will be held on Friday, November 4. NHLI will close the conference by paying tribute to the achievements and contributions of exceptional Latina leaders. This year’s honorees include Maria Contreras-Sweet, The Honorable Gloria Molina, The Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard, Lilian Roybal Rose and María Rita Jaramillo.

Founded in 1987, NHLI has trained and empowered more than 10,000 Latina leaders from the public and private sectors who have been appointed to leadership positions in government, corporate America, nonprofits, foundations or have started their own businesses. NHLI’s mission is to develop Hispanas as ethical leaders through training, professional development, relationship building, and community activism. www.nhli.org.