Friday, October 13, 2017

10:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Hosted by:


One Lincoln Street

Boston, MA 02111

The Men of Color Leadership Conference (MOC) engages Corporate America’s most vibrant and influential men. It is where top-tier executive leaders of color share their experiences and insights. MOC was founded by Color Magazine to bring together professionals of color and their companies for a day of inspiration, networking, and success stories. Featuring local and national corporate and public figures, the conference is one of few focused specifically on men from multicultural backgrounds. 


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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Registration

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM - Keynote Speaker and Opening Remarks

Archivnummer: D372707

Keynote Speaker: Rodolfo Dominguez 

Vice President of Business Transformation and Chief Digital Officer, Americas Region — Mercedes-Benz Financial Services 



frank_125pxEmcee: Frank Holland

Anchor/Reporter – NBC Boston and necn




11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Executive Panel Discussion

Our renowned panel discussion facilitates a dialogue among executive leaders focusing on the journey to their success, with the particular impact of their cultural upbringing. 

paul_125pxExecutive Panel Moderator: Paul Francisco

Chief Diversity Officer — State Street




Jean 125pxExecutive Panelist: Jean Bredeche

Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder – Quantopian 




fred-125pxExecutive Panelist: Fred Lowery

Senior Vice President and President, Life Sciences Solutions and Laboratory Products – Thermo Fisher Scientific



jabes_125pxExecutive Panelist: Jabes Rojas

Deputy Chief for Access, Opportunity, and Community Affairs — Office of the Governor of Massachusetts



12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - Lunch

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM - Concurrent Executive Sessions

kit_125pxExecutive Speaker: Kit Pang

Founder — BostonSpeaks

Bio Session



Executive Speaker: Cid Wilson

President and CEO — Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)

Bio Session



2:15 PM - 2:30 PM - Break

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM - Concurrent Executive Sessions

gilmer-george-1-copyExecutive Speaker: George Gilmer 

Chief Financial Officer — State Street Global Services, Investment Management Solutions, and Alternative Investment Services 

Bio Session



reinier_125pxExecutive Speaker: Reinier Moquete

CEO — Advoqt Technology Group

Bio Session



3:30 PM - 3:40 PM - Break

3:40 PM - 4:40 PM - Millennial Mindset Discussion

Millennials are often mislabeled. This discussion will look at Millennials who step into their own leadership and create their own success.

frank_dike_125pxPanel Moderator: Frank Dike

VP Senior Risk Manager – State Street




chrism_125pxExecutive Speaker: Christopher Morgan

Associate Commodity Manager, Global Supply Chain — Ocean Spray Cranberries




eric_rivas-125-pxExecutive Speaker: Eric S. Rivas 

Assistant Vice President Branch Manager – Eastern Bank 




nate_125Executive Speaker: Nate Washington

Co-Founder and CTO — Qoins




christian_125pxExecutive Speaker: Christian Zimmerman 

Co-Founder and CEO — Qoins




4:40 PM - 5:00 PM - Closing Remarks

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Reception

Trail Blazer Partners

Role Model Partners

Motivator Partners

Team Player Partners

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