Equity Summit Agenda (Final)
Friday, November 8, 2013
Dinner buffet opens at 6:00 pm
|Community Marketplace & Networking
Issue stations and posters highlight equity work happening in our communities. This is an opportunity to share and learn from your peers. Fill out your “passport” to be eligible for raffle prizes!
Welcome and Presente!
Community representativesVideo: What does equitable development look like in our communities?
Ijo Arts Media
Welcome and Comments
Dow Constantine, King County Executive
Keynote Address: Why equity matters and advancing regional equity
Community panel: Why planning and development must start and end with community for regional economic prosperity and sustainable communities
Saturday, November 9, 2013
|8–9am – Continental breakfast||Breakfast, check-in & networking|
|9:00–10:30 am||Opening Program
Report-back from pre-Summit community gatherings
Tacoma, Seattle, Snohomish, South King, East King
Dr. Gail Christopher, Vice President, W.K. Kellogg FoundationOverview of the day and goals
|10:30 am– 12:30 pm||Issue Area Breakout Sessions
Breakout sessions will focus on issues and equity strategies that communities are working on across our region. These sessions will highlight pieces of work happening throughout our region, and participants will share and discuss proposed strategies. These interactive sessions will also allow participants to identify peer communities addressing similar issues.There will be two groups of breakout sessions (50 minutes each).
|12:30-1:30 pm – Box lunch||Lunch / Networking
Prayer room available
|1:30–3:00 pm||Sub-Regional Community Breakouts
Tacoma, Seattle, Snohomish County, South King, East King
Participants will breakout into sub-regional groups to reflect and discuss priority next steps. This facilitated discussion will build upon conversations started in pre-summit gatherings and the deeper look at key issues and strategies from the morning.