Planning is underway for the annual half-day Conference to explore topics of intersectional feminism, empowerment and activism with inspirational speakers, informative panels, engaging performances and action-oriented break-out sessions.
While this Conference is tailored to young feminists age 14-21, all are welcome and encouraged to attend. Lunch will be served at the close of the Conference.
Featured Young Feminist Speakers (Full schedule coming soon)
Penelope Alegria, Senior at Niles West High School Young Chicago Authors 2019-2020 Chicago Youth Poet Laureate
Bushra Amiwala, Senior at DePaul University Youngest Muslim Elected Official in the US
Sophia Byrd, Junior at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign Accomplished singer + Co-founder of Youth4BlkLives
Sophie Draluck, Senior at Highland Park High School Founder of Cycle Forward
Chazzie Grosshandler, Eighth Grader Advocate and co-founder of The GenderCool Project
Suzy Schlosberg, Senior at Whitney Young Magnet High School Co-director of Chicago Youth Alliance for Climate Action