The 2016 Ascend National Convention to Take Place at the Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA on July 30th
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Posted by: Sofia Poyhonen
Asa Kalama, Executive Creative Director, Walt Disney Imagineering, to appear as a keynote speaker at the Ascend Benefit & Awards Dinner where Jenny Ming CEO of Charlotte Russe will receive Deloitte's Ascend Leadership Award
Ascend, the largest non-profit Pan-Asian membership organization for business professionals in North America is holding its 2016 National Convention at the Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim on July 30th to August 1st. The Ascend Convention will be the largest gathering of Pan-Asian business leaders, professionals and students in North America with an expected 3,000 registered participants.
The convention theme this year is “Dare to Dream, Be Extraordinary, Ascend!” which speaks to the importance of dreaming big, becoming the best one can be, and reaching new heights. All industries are going through transformative change, and the attendees will hear actionable insights and latest trends from expert speakers, engage in these conversations and be at the forefront of change and innovation in their own organizations. Our three-day convention includes innovative, engaging programming, professional enhancement opportunities to develop the leadership skills of our attendees, combined with powerful networking and mentoring tailored for all attendees – from university students to professionals to senior executives and corporate board members. The career fair offers a fantastic opportunity for students and professionals to meet with various companies, learn about their career offerings, as well as network with industry leaders and key decision makers.