SATURDAY & SUNDAY
AUGUST 24 & 25 , 2019
WALTER E. WASHINGTON
CONVENTION CENTER
WASHINGTON DC

2019 Ubiquitous Women’s Expo Schedule

Saturday, August 24, 2019

10:00 AM

Attendee Registration Opens

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

“An Intimate Conversation with Beauty Bosses”
Room: 203A

Host: Jasmin Foster

Panelists:
· Monique Rodriguez – CEO & Founder, Mielle Organics
· Ylorie C. Taylor – Vice President, Eden BodyWorks
· Janell Stephens – CEO & Founder, Camille Rose Naturals
· Aisha Ceballos-Crump – CEO & Founder, Honey Baby Naturals
· Rochelle Graham- Campbell – CEO & Founder, Alikay Naturals

11:00 AM

Exhibitor Doors Open

11:15 AM – 11:20 AM

Welcome to the 6th Annual Ubiquitous Women’s Expo!
Founder, Germaine Bolds-Leftridge
Host, Micheline Bowman

11:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Main Stage:
Sponsor Spotlight: CVS Health®, Ampro Pro Styl, Mielle Organics, JPMorgan Chase & Co, Luster Products, Dove, ORS
Miracle 9, CVS Health®, Shea Moisture, Salon Pro, HYPE HAIR, Café Mocha Radio, Ambi

11:40 AM – 12:10 PM

Workshops:
Classroom 208A: “7 Secrets to Thriving with the Natural Hair Craze” – Renee Morris, CEO Uncle Funky’s Daughter
Classroom 208B: Empowering the Inner Lady Boss by Utilizing the Power of Make-Up – Irene Dele, Creative Director, Omolewa Makeup

11:50 AM – 12:00 PM

Main Stage: “Take a Breath” — Mindful Breathing Techniques

Kendra Blackett-Dibinga, Owner, Bikram Yoga Works

12:00 PM – 12:10 PM

Main Stage:
#TheCrownAct: Ending Discrimination Against Natural Hair
Powered by DOVE

12:15 PM – 12:40 PM

Main Stage Panel Discussion: “Should I Leave After the First Hit”… Let’s end Domestic Violence!

Moderator:
Wyommee Pariss

Panelists:
Lynn Strange
Lisette Johnson
Walakewon Belgay

12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

Workshops:
Classroom 208A: The L.O.C Method: The Science of Moisturizing Hair – Rochelle Graham-Campbell, CEO &Founder, Alikay Naturals
Classroom 208B: Healthy Hair Solutions with Tendai, the Hair Whisperer
Classroom 203A: Yoga as Preventive Medicine with Kendra Blackett-Dibinga, Bikram Yoga Works

12:45 PM – 1:35 PM

Main Stage:
Celebrating our Young Future Stars: Sponsored by DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment – Director Angie Gates

12:45PM – 1:00 PM – Gabby’s World Designs – Fashion Designer, Gabrielle
1:05 PM – 1:15 PM – New Launch Introduction by Lexi Proctor CEO + Founder of Curlanista
1:20 PM – 1:35 PM – Krystle Maria – Doctoral Degree in Dentistry, Singer/Songwriter

1:40 PM – 1:50 PM

Main Stage:
“Owning the Moment …. Through Positive Affirmations” with Dr. Jazz

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Main Stage:
Interview and Performance by Chrisette Michelle

Moderator: Michele Wright

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM One-on-One with Chrisette Michelle
2:20 PM – 2:50 PM Chrisette Michelle Performs

3:10 PM – 3:25 PM

Main Stage Award Presentations:

Presenters: Germaine Bolds-Leftridge, Jasmin Foster, Monique Rodriguez,
Janelle Stephens, Aisha Ceballos, Ken Daley, & Rochelle Graham

Ubiquitous Beauty Industry Game Changer Award Recipient: Emerald Woodberry, Senior Buyer, Target
Ubiquitous Marketing Mogul Award Recipient: Azizi Figueroa, Director of Marketing, Ultra Standard Distributors, Inc.

3:30 PM – 3:50 PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion: “Side Chickology — Why Men and Women Cheat” with Pastor Keith A. Battle

Moderator: Angela Stribling, Singer, Actor, Host of WHUR’s “Pillow Talk”

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Main Stage: Musical Performance by Vivian Green

4:40 PM – 5:15 PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion “Currency Conversations”

Moderator: Keosha Burns – Head of PR for Chase Home Lending

Panelists:
· Nakeia Drummond, CEO of Women at the WELL
· Tiana Wells-Lawson, SVP, Business and Economic Development – The Harbor Bank of Maryland

5:20 PM – 5:50 PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion -“The Reality of Reality TV”

Moderator: Michel Wright, Emmy Award Winning Radio Host, SiriusXM

Panelists:
· Gizelle Bryant – Author, Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, TV Personality
· Robyn Dixon – Entrepreneur, Real Estate Investor, TV Personality
· Kenya Moore – Entrepreneur, Producer, Actress, TV Personality

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Workshops :
Classroom 208A: “Expanding Your Vision with April’s Paper” (Create Your Own Vision Board)
April Chenier, CEO April’s Paper

6:10 PM – 6:40 PM

Main Stage Panel Discussion: “Life Balance While Growing An Empire

Moderator: Kym Lee – Celebrity MUA & Founder, Wink & Pout Cosmetics

Panelists:
· Aisha Ceballos – CEO & Founder, Honey Baby Naturals
· Monique Rodriguez – CEO & Founder, Mielle Organics
· Renee Morris – CEO Uncle Funky’s Daughter
· Rochelle Graham-Campbell – CEO & Founder, Alikay Naturals
· Janell Stephens – CEO & Founder, Camille Rose Naturals
· Khadija Dawn Carryl – CEO & Founder, Henna Sooq

6:30 PM “Ask The Doctor” Dr. Khadija Dugan…Are the Beauty Bosses Really Taking Care of Themselves?

7:00 PM

Show Ends…See you tomorrow!

Sunday, August 25, 2019

12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Emcee: Micheline Bowman – Founder of “Meet Me Monday”

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Workshops: Sponsored by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
South Prefunction: “Getting Money for your Business: Demystifying Financing so your Business can Soar”
Facilitated by Kristina Sicard – Business Banking Relationship Manager, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Host: Punita Patel – V.P., Global Supplier Diversity, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

11:00 AM

Attendee Registration Opens

12:00 PM

Exhibitor Doors Open

12:10 PM – 12:15 PM

Welcome: Sunday Food For The Soul presented by The Ubiquitous Women’s Expo
Micheline Bowman

12:15 PM – 12:30 PM

DJ Music Selection

12:30 PM – 12:40 PM

Praise Dance Selection by Aniyah Samuel

12:50 PM – 1:10 PM

Main Stage:
Sponsor Spotlight: CVS Health®, Ampro Pro Styl, Mielle Organics, JPMorgan Chase & Co, Luster Products, Dove, ORS, Miracle 9, Shea Moisture, Salon Pro, HYPE HAIR, Café Mocha Radio, Ambi

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM

Workshops:
Classroom 208A: The Secret Sauce to Success – Monique Rodriguez, CEO & Owner, Mielle Organics
Classroom 208B: “Expanding Your Vision with April’s Paper – April Chenier, CEO, April’s Paper

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Main Stage: “Move Better, Feel Better” with Kendra Blackett-Dibinga, Owner, Bikram Yoga Works

1: 25 PM – 1:55 PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion -Honor My Hair…It’s The Law

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM

Main Stage: Taydra Mitchell Jackson Introduces our
Worship Leader

2:05 PM – 2:35 PM

Main Stage: Musical Performance by Worship Leader, Casey J

2:40 PM – 3:10PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion: The Art of Forgiveness – Pastor Ylawnda Peebles and Understanding “The 40 Day Surrender Fast” with Dr. Celeste Owens

Moderator: Taydra Mitchell-Jackson – CEO, TMJ OmniEnterprises, LLC

Panelists:
· Pastor Ylawnda Peebles – Co-Pastor, City of Praise Family Ministries
· Dr. Celeste Owens – Author, International Speaker
· Karen Ward – Certified Personality Trainer
· Lidiya Gessese – CEO, Miracle 9

3:10 PM – 3:20 PM

Main Stage: Musical Selection by Colorz

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM

Main Stage: A Conversation with Grammy Award Winning Singer, Songwriter and Author Anthony Hamilton

Moderator: Michel Wright

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Main Stage: Panel Discussion: CVS Health: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty & Health Care Disparities through Faith Based Partnerships

Moderator: Michel Wright

Panelists:
· Olivia Lang, Director of Workforce Initiatives, CVS Health
· Rev. Lionnel Edmonds, Pastor Mount Lebanon Baptist Church, Washington DC
· Rev. Charles McNeil, President, National Capitol Baptist Convention

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM

ASK The Doctor – Dr. Khadija Dugan

4:45 PM – 5:15 PM

Workshops:
Classroom 208A: The Total Surrender: The Key to Getting Unstuck- Dr. Celeste
Owens, Author & International Speaker

6:00 PM

THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR EVENT…SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!