YEP events are designed to educate, entertain, and empower attendees through:

  • Speaker Series: featuring an expert, leader, or influencer
  • Career Series: tips and resources for success in the workplace or in business
  • Personal Development: soft skills for a better quality of life
  • Diaspora Engagement: panels that delve into specific issues and topics
  • Newcomer workshops: for recent immigrants settling into new lives
  • Social activities: happy hours and outdoor activities
  • Business Idea Competition: provides a showcase event and business competition for entrepreneurs/small businesses owned by Ethiopians and Ethiopian-Americans that are making a positive economic impact on their community
  • Annual Gala: host 300+ professionals to raise funds in support of future programs

Save your spot to our next event, check out the full list of previous speakers, and browse past events to get an idea of our talks, workshops, social events, and much more.