Friday, October 13, 2017

10:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Hosted by:


One Lincoln Street

Boston, MA 02111

Join us for a full day of leadership development, inspiration, and unrivaled connections at the 2017 Men of Color Leadership Conference (MOC). MOC introduces a dynamic new format designed to engage Boston’s most vibrant and influential men.

Join our collaborative executive sessions that will challenge you to build your executive presence. We consistently come together during our renowned panel discussion–a dialogue among leading men who are paving the way for younger generations.


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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Registration

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

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Keynote Speaker: Rodolfo Dominguez 

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



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. 

Javier 125pxExecutive Panel Moderator: Javier Barrientos

Senior Director Global Diversity & Inclusion – Biogen



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 & 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

Executive Speaker: Cid Wilson

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



kit_125pxExecutive Speaker: Kit Pang

Founder — BostonSpeaks




2:15 PM - 3:15 PM - Concurrent Executive Sessions

george_Executive Speaker: George Gilmer 

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



3:15 PM - 3:35 PM - Break

3:35 PM - 4:30 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.

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_125pxExecutive Speaker: Nate Washington

Co-Founder and CTO — Qoins




christian_125pxExecutive Speaker: Christian Zimmerman 

Co-Founder and CEO — Qoins




4:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Titan of Color Closing Keynote and Closing Remarks

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Reception

Trail Blazer Partners

Role Model Partners

Motivator Partners

Team Player Partners