Molding AAPI Consciousness: Understanding Race & What to Do With It

Join Kent Tong from OCA - Asian Pacific American Advocates as he discusses race, identity, and advocating for the AAPI community.  

A Conversation on Community Building and Solidarity with APIA Scholars

Highlighting the experiences of 4 APIA Scholars and Alumni, this conversation focuses on how they have worked across Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) communities to build connection and solidarity. These students and young professionals describe what allyship or co-conspiratorship means to them, their motivations and inspirations in this work and how to move forward together.

Storytelling Panel - Sharing Our Favorite Stories

Join executives from Walmart and Procter & Gamble as they share examples of effective storytelling and why understanding your audience, cultural relevance, and emotional insights drive meaningful engagement.

Welcome and Team-up

This session is an overview of the competition and an opportunity for the team members to meet other participants to form teams.