API Heritage Month Celebration 2022

API Heritage Month Celebration marks the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) of May (as designated in 1992 by Congress). We are celebrating with a series of events.

May 1st 12-5pm PDT
Join the API Heritage Month Festal 2022 http://apiheritage.com and celebrate Asian Pacific Islander heritage and culture with dance, performances and information. 

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May 11 2-4pm PDT – API Heritage Month ft. Jolene Jang and Gina Wong
Jolene Jang, Inclusivity Expert, will explore “Aren’t Asian All the Same” and Gina Wong will share about the Asian Gold Ribbon program.
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May 18 12-2pm PDT – Asian Pacific Islander Business Success – John Chen, Kevin Iwamoto
Did you know despite Asian Pacific Islanders (API) having 200% of the national average of advanced degrees, that 50% or less have executive positions?
Come meet successful Asian Pacific Islanders who have defied the odds and have become executives. This program is hosted by 2 API executives, Kevin Iwamoto, Chief Strategy Officer at Bizly, and John Chen, CEO of Engaging Virtual Meetings. Learn how they did it and how you can too.
This program is sponsored by APIEventProfs, focused on education and elevating APIs in the Events Profession. Join at http://fb.com/groups/apieventprofs and https://www.linkedin.com/groups/14029754/
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May 19 9am-10am PDT – Inclusive Virtual Meetings with API Author John Chen
Are you suffering from virtual meeting fatigue? Do you want to lead inclusive and engaging virtual meetings? This session will show you the key secrets to having your meeting participants say, “I have more energy (rather than less) after a virtual meeting with you!”. Help your team communicate effectively, easily complete work, and raise morale when you can’t be in the same room.  Sponsored by OpenSesame.
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May 25 12-2pm PDT – Bystander Training hosted by Nash Fung and Jenny Ng
API Event Profs – Bystander Intervention to Stop Anti-Asian/American and Xenophobic Harassment
Hosted by Right to BeAsian American Advancing Justice
Sponsored by APIEventProfs, ChensteinOMalleysven Foundation
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May 31 11am-12pm PDT – MPI will host a diversity panel featuring API executive Gary Murakami.
Information TBA

May 31 12pm-1pm PDT – API EventProfs Talk Story
Asian Pacific Islanders (API) are invite to join for a chance to talk story, network, and decide how to make API Heritage Month every month. This program will be livestreamed to educate and amplify API voices. This program is sponsored by APIEventProfs, focused on education and elevating APIs in the Events Profession. Join at http://fb.com/groups/apieventprofs and https://www.linkedin.com/groups/14029754/
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