In this panel discussion, digital media experts will dive into how brands can position themselves for success with a diversified strategy.
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we hear from Corey Thomas, Chairman & CEO of Rapid7, and Andrew Farrington, an advisory board member City Awake.
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us to celebrate the history, culture, food, and local businesses of Nubian Square, the heart of Black culture in Boston.
3:45pm - 6:00pm
Tropical Foods - Roxbury
Designed for mid-level managers and supervisors, this new certificate program addresses workplace well-being through unique, innovative, and actionable methods.
Join our Transformational DEI Certificate! Our comprehensive learning & development offerings are designed to connect and grow strong leaders who lead both inside and out of the office.
Our Women’s Leadership Program enables you to take your leadership to the next level by arming you with the most in-demand leadership toolkit.
Expand your DEI professional development with a virtual workshop focused specifically on LGBTQIA+ identities and inclusion.
Our Economic Inclusion Committee provides strategic support around research, policies, and programs that are focused on building equal opportunity.
We are developing an ecosystem of corporations and partners with the influence and buying power to transform economic inclusion for minority business enterprises (MBEs).
The Fierce Urgency of Now Festival brings Boston’s diverse young professionals together with business leaders, organizations and their peers to build connection, advance careers and ignite positive change.
City Awake empowers young professionals in a variety of ways that encourages these rising leaders to stay invested in the region’s future success.
BIMA (the Boston Interactive Media Association) serves a vibrant community of like-minded professionals from agencies, brands, publishers, and ad-tech companies with business interests in the New England market.
For more than 25 years, the Chamber’s Women’s Network has connected female professionals of all background and career levels. Today, our Women’s Network is the largest in New England, strengthening the professional networks of women each year.
The Massachusetts Apprentice Network convenes employers, training providers, and talent sources interested in developing and implementing apprenticeship programs in occupations across industries and statewide in fields such as tech, advanced manufacturing, healthcare, financial services, and more.
We support small business through public policy initiatives, events designed to connect small businesses in Greater Boston to their peers and established business leaders, professional development offerings, and free small business advising.
Explore our mission and values to better understand how we are leading the business community forward.
Our member directory is your resource to discover, connect, and engage with Boston’s businesses from every industry and sector.
Senior Director, Programs
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
CEO and Chairman, Fidelity Investments
Dean, Harvard Business School (Moderator)
Chief Executive Officer – Grooming, P&G Gillette
Chief of Staff to Chairman & CEO, Global Head of Communications & Head of Global CEO Experience Program, State Street
Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
President, Wellesley College
Adjunct Lecturer of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School | Former CEO, MassPort
CEO, Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA)
Semi-formal / Business attire.
Grab a cocktail and network with Boston’s best and brightest members of the business community.
We have many surprises up our sleeves, but prepare to be inspired! We will induct Governor Charlie Baker, Dr. Paula Johnson, Tom Glynn, PhD, and Dr. Vanessa Calderón-Rosado to the Academy of Distinguished Bostonians.
Attendees will enjoy a seated dinner.
Our Keynote Speaker, Abigail Johnson of Fidelity Investments, will address the audience.
We will honor our four Distinguished Bostonians, and they will each take the stage to receive their award.
-You are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, as defined by the CDC.
-You have not had a fever, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell that cannot be attributed to another health condition.
-You have not had contact with a person known to be infected, potentially infected, or exposed to someone infected with COVID-19 within the previous 14 days. (Prior to the event date)
415 Summer St Boston, MA 02210
Cancellation Policy: All individual ticket cancellations and refund requests must be received by Wednesday, May 4, 2022 to avoid being charged or to receive a refund. There are no cancellations permitted for any table sponsorships. There are no exceptions.
The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce encourages persons with disabilities to participate, and engage fully, in its programs and events.
If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation, including but not limited to, listening devices, closed captioning, large print, wheelchair access, allergies and environmental sensitivities, or if you have any questions about the venue, event format, or anything else please contact us at [email protected].