2020 Seneca Falls Revisited Conference

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Program

Programs and Sessions are subject to change

07/23/2020

Welcome to the New York Hilton, Manhattan, NY

10am - 6:30pm

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Event Details

07/23/2020

Welcome to the New York Hilton, Manhattan, NY

10am - 6:30pm

Conference Registration 

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CONFERENCE CHAIR:

    Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS:

• Michele Jones Galvin - (3x) Great Grandniece of Harriet 

   Tubman

• Kenneth B. Morris Jr. - (3x) Great Grandson of Frederick 

   Douglass • Alice McCoy - (3x) Great Granddaughter of 

  John Brown

• Manuela Roosevelt - Wife of David Roosevelt (FDR & 

    Eleanor)

• Women’s Campaign School at Yale, 1- Day Candidate 

    Training “Boot Camp” (by invite only-please inquire)

• Legacy Day Program, Featuring a Meet & Greet with the   

    Legacy Co-Chairs & Ancestry/Genealogy-related panel 

    discussions & Book signings

• Afternoon Tea Talk, Featuring Ellen Easton, Tea Aficionado

• Dinner on your own

• Opening Reception, Centennial Celebration (RSVP  

    required) (not included with conf registration)


5:30pm - 7:30pm 

Welcome  Reception | Meet & Greet

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6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Late Conference Registration

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10am - 6:30pm

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07/24/2020

Posthumous Birthday Celebration NYC Congresswoman Bella Abzug The Centennial Celebration of Suffrage

8am - 8pm

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Event Details

07/24/2020

Posthumous Birthday Celebration NYC Congresswoman Bella Abzug The Centennial Celebration of Suffrage

8:00am - 8:00pm 

• Welcome, Manhattan Borough President, Gale Brewer

• Harold Holzer, The Political Bella & The Roosevelt  

    Family Legacy

• Ruth Hassell-Thompson – The triumphs and defeats of 

    20th century political women

• Keynote, Liz Abzug - “Remembering Bella in the 

    context of 21st century Feminism”

• Panel - Advantages of Rank Choice Voting - What does  

    this mean for Women Candidates?

• Lunch & Hat pageant

• Afternoon Breakouts – 6 breakout sessions (3  

    concurrent - 45 mins)

• TBA The Wing, The relevance and history of Women’s  

    social clubs

• Vanessa Herman, Discussing Opportunities for   

    political engagement for students in Higher  Education

• Military TBA, Moving the dial from rank and file to  

    heroine

• Modern Day philanthropy, How can women access the 

    Capital needed for Entrepreneurial  success

• Social Justice topic, TBA

• Roundtable discussion, TBA

• Afternoon Plenary

• Keynote Speaker, Loida Lewis, Women & Power - 

    21st Century thinking

• Acknowledgement of Hunter College 150th  

   Anniversary, Zeta Phi Beta Centennial  Celebration

• Dinner on your own

• Denim & Pearls Dinner-Dance (Sadie Hawkins  

    Empowerment Dance, cohosted by Zeta Phi Beta 

   Sorority (not included with conf registration)

8am - 8pm

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07/25/2020

SHEroes™️ Day

8am - 7pm

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Event Details

07/25/2020

SHEroes™️ Day

8:00am - 7:00pm


Morning Plenary

• Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President,  

    Opening Remarks

• Keynote, Racial Justice ...Are we there yet?

• Morning Roundtable Panel discussion - The future of 

    Tech & Women

• Youth Speak - Roundtable TBA - A Candid Discussion 

    about Economics and The Opportunity agenda for the 

    youth marketplace

• Networking Lunch


Afternoon Workshop

   2 concurrent Town Hall Meetings - Topics TBA

• Solutions needed - Women & Domestic Violence

• Solutions needed - A Candid look at the Opportunity     

    Agenda for Women

• Solution needed - Reproductive: Whose Right to 

    choose and  how are women coping with this 

    retrograde?


•  Acknowledgements & Conference Conclusion

     Sharon Nelson, CEO 

     Civically Re-Engaged Women | CREW

     Henrietta Lyle, Executive Director 

     2020 Seneca Falls Revisited Conference


•  Dinner on your own

CONCLUSION of the CONFERENCE

8am - 7pm

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