Event Information
Date: Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12, 2016
Time: 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Shalala Student Center (SC) Third Floor Ballrooms

Applications for 'Canes Summit 2016 will open in September. Please check back for more information.
Conference Overview
'Canes Summit for Leadership, Diversity and Social Change is a two-day leadership and diversity conference for University of Miami students which seeks to increase awareness of self through the lens of identity, leadership and social action hosted by the Butler Center for Service and Leadership, the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and Housing and Residential Life.

'Canes Summit provides an opportunity for personal growth, knowledge acquisition, and skill development through group activities, interactive workshops and a panel discussion with local community leaders. The conference focuses on relevant issues students face as leaders at the University of Miami, in their communities, and in society. Through these sessions, current and emerging UM leaders will cultivate leadership skills that can benefit them in all aspects of life. This invigorating summit will provide an invaluable platform from which community leaders, professors, and professionals will disseminate ideas and expertise that will enable UM students to develop new skills and grow as a leader.

Changemaker Panelists
'Canes Summit will feature local leaders of change in South Florida. These changemakers will share the innovative ways that they are addressing social issues affecting the community.

9:00 am - 9:30 am:
Check-In and Breakfast

9:30 am - 10:00 am:

10:10 am - 11:00 am:
Session I - Workshops

11:10 am - 12:00 pm:
Session II - Workshops

12:00 pm - 1:20 pm:
Changemaker panel & Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm:
Session III - Workshops

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm:
Closing Remarks