Event program

Read the detailed event program for our Trans Equity Summit.

2021 Trans Equity Summit program

Overview

8th annual Trans Equity Summit Program 2021

Sessions

See the details - when and where each session will be held.

Program 2021 Trans Equity Summit

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2021 summit schedule

Sunday

3 - 5 p.m. Virtual: Welcome, Opening Keynote, and Performances

3 - 5 p.m. Virtual and in person: Holistic Healing and Aesthetics Offerings

Emcee: Quinn Villagomez, aka Shimmer

Blessing and Land Acknowledgement: Reva D’Nova

Welcome: Minneapolis City Council Vice President Andrea Jenkins

Keynote: Erica Woodland, LCSW

7 - 9 p.m. Virtual: Workshops, Holistic Healing and Aesthetics Offerings

7 - 9 p.m. In person: Career and Resource Fair, Holistic Healing and Aesthetics Offerings

Monday

3 - 5 p.m. Virtual: Career and Resource Fair, Workshops, and Holistic Healing and Aesthetics Offerings

3 - 5 p.m. In person: Holistic Healing and Aesthetics Offerings

7 - 9 p.m. Virtual: Closing Panel and Performance

Panel: Erin Sharkey, Ms. July 23rd, G. Nic Rider, and Nomi Badboy, moderated by Quinn Villagomez, aka Shimmer

Closing Remarks: Minneapolis City Council Member Phillipe Cunningham

 

Details

Dates and theme

  • We will hold the eighth annual Trans Equity Summit on October 3 and 4, 2021.
  • The hours are from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. each day.
  • The theme is "Routes to joy, community and social change."

Purpose

Our annual Trans Equity Summit celebrates our trans and gender non-conforming community.

As we move through continued crisis and toward new experiments in being together, this year’s summit is an offering.

May it help illuminate paths toward joy, each other and the creation of something new.

 

Events

We will offer in-person and online programming. The summit is free and open to all. Please stay tuned for updates about the location and programming details.
 
The summit will include:
  • Performances
  • Speakers
  • Community resources
  • Healing spaces
  • Interactive workshops

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Register and get updates

Register for the 2021 summit

Get updates when you RSVP to the Summit Facebook event

 

Location 

This year's eighth annual Trans Equity Summit will be held at:

Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Ave S, Minneapolis

Sponsor a table

To host a table at the career or resource fair, contact the Race and Equity Division.

Request accessible format

If you need help with this information, please email 311, or call 311 or 612-673-3000.

Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Contact Us

Track Trachtenberg

Pronouns: they/them/theirs

Trans Equity Project Coordinator

Division of Race and Equity

Phone

612-394-0714

Address

City Hall
350 S. 5th St, Room 302
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Division of Race and Equity

City Coordinator's Office

Phone

 

Address

City Hall
350 S. 5th St, Room 302
Minneapolis, MN 55415