April 14, 2023 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
O'Neill 1st Floor Grad Lounge
1315 E 10th St
IN 47405

Students for Equity in Public Affairs (SEPA) is pleased to host our annual conference, “Leading with Equity Across Sectors,” dedicated to empowering students to work for the greater good while ensuring equity across sectors. The conference will take place on April 14, 2023, from 9AM-5PM in O’Neill Room A100 and will include complementary meals with vegetarian options. To find out more about SEPA and read more about our keynote speakers and panelists, please visit our Instagram: instagram.com/iu_sepa/

Panels include:

Sustainable Development & Governance: the keynote speaker and panelists will discuss the challenges and opportunities in fostering equity in crucial areas of sustainable development and governance

Keynote Speaker: Paula Brooks
Dr. Gwen White
Dr. Allison Schnable
Dr. Sean Nicholson-Crotty
Dr. Ann Ngoc Tran
Senior Assistant Dean Shruti Rana
Ph.D. Candidate Trevor Memmott
Social Capital: the keynote speaker and panelists will discuss the benefits of leading public and private organizations with equity
Keynote Speaker: Portia Bailey-Bernard
Dr. Matthew Baggetta
Professor Maqubè Reese
Dr. Shellye Suttles
Assistant Dean Carl Darnell
Professor Cheryl Hughes
Dr. Hakan Karakus

Schedule Overview

Complimentary Healthy Breakfast 9:00

Panel One: Sustainable Development and Governance

Introduction to Keynote: 9:45-10:00

Keynote: 10:00-10:30

Keynote Q&A: 10:30-10:50

Introduction to Panel and Moderator: 10:50-11:00

Panel: 11:00-12:30

Turkish and Filipino Lunch: 12:30-1:25 

Panel Two: Social Capital

Introduction to Keynote: 1:25-1:30

Keynote: 1:30-2:00

Keynote Q&A: 2:00-2:20

Introduction to Panel and Moderator: 2:20-2:30

Panel: 2:30-4:00

Networking and Cleanup: 4:00-5:00