FRIDAY, JULY 1

10:55 AM - 11:00 AM
Welcome by Money & Power Expo Stage Host Karen Civil

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Daddies & Their Daughters: Why Leaving a Legacy is Crucial with Ed Gordon & Prudential

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Leap. Run. Grow. Entrepreneurship Village Kickoff with Karen Civil & Alejandra Castillo, National Director, Minority Business Development Agency

12:00 PM-12:20PM
Tips to Growing Your Business Online with Jewel Burks, Entrepreneur in Residence at Google and CEO at Partpic

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Entrepreneurs' Circle: Landing Your First Million with Diishan Imira, CEO Mayvenn

1:00 PM-1:20PM
Work Life Balance with Don Frieson, Executive Vice President of Operations, Sam’s Club

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
LEAP / RUN / GROW: Building Wealth Through Faith with Bishop T.D. Jakes

2:10PM-2:30PM
On The Shoulders of Giants: African American Pioneers in Our Nation's Space Program

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Money Matters: Money with Your Hunny! Tips from Personal Finance Coach Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

3:10PM - 3:30PM
Money & Power Moment with Walmart!

3:40PM - 4:00PM
Entrepreneurs' Circle: Dream Big, Sell Big with Lisa Price, Carol's Daughter, Founder

4:10PM - 4:40PM
Unconventional Ways to Save for Life with Marsha Barnes and State Farm Agent Lisa Green Campbell
 
SATURDAY, JULY 2

11:00 AM-11:20AM
The Strategic & Money Maven: Igniting Women's Financial Power with Prudential with Michelle Thornton & Patrice Washington

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
LEAP / RUN / GROW: Faith Based Entrepreneurship with PJ Morton & Yolanda Adams

12:00PM-12:20PM
Entrepreneurship: With Madame CJ Walker

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Money Matters: Creating Wealthy Habits with Financial Advisor Zaneilia Harris

1:00PM-1:30 PM
African History on Coins Trivia with U.S. Mint

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Career Connections: Network Like A Winner with Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Reaching New Heights: A Conversation with NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and NASA Astronaut Victor Glover

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
Money Matters: Budget Your Way to Wealth with Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche

3:10PM - 3:30PM
A Money & Power Moment with National Urban League

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
Entrepreneurs' Circle: Marketing Brand “You" with Cynthia Bailey, Entrepreneur & Star of Real Housewives of Atlanta

4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
Women, Wealth & Relationships with MC LYTE, Moderator Lynn Richardson and State Farm Agent Ayneka Bruno

4:45 PM - 5:05 PM
Taking On Tech: How To Create Social Media That Impacts Your Business with James Andrews, Founder, True Story Labs

5:10PM - 5:30PM
Taking On Tech: Using Social & Digital To Build A Business Online, Bari Williams, Esq, Facebook

SUNDAY, JULY 3

11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
LEAP / RUN / GROW: Mothers & Careers with Kandi Burress & Yandy Smith

12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Taking On Tech: Leveraging Technology To Launch A Business with Tristan Walker, Founder & CEO, Walker & Company Brands

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Entrepreneurs' Circle: Attracting Investors with Lauren Maillan, Entrepreneur

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Money Lessons Your Parents Didn’t Teach with Tonya Rapley and State Farm Agent Jeremy Jackson

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM
Entrepreneurs' Circle: Find Funding for Your Biz with Kesha Cash, Venture Capitalist

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Mars Generation with NASA:
Meet NASA's Rock Star on the Journey to Mars and Beyond

2:40PM - 3:10PM
#EssenceFest Boot Camp Challenge Pitch Session

3:20 PM - 3:40 PM
Entrepreneurship Awards with Madame CJ Walker

3:50PM - 4:20 PM
Career Connections: The Journey from Intern To Boss Lady at Time Inc. with Essence Editor Charreah Jackson