Tentative Virtual Schedule

National HBCU Week 2020: The Perfect Decade to Accelerate HBCU Competitiveness 2020 Virtual HBCU Week and Conferencebuilds on the momentum of past conferences that have exposed, cultivated, and nurtured. Now, we are putting it all together, offering a unique experience, substantially structured around deal-making between HBCUs, the Federal sector and non-Federal public and private partners.

Tentative Schedule

Monday, September 21, 2020

9 am Virtual HBCU Week Kick Off
9:30 am Education
1 pm Education
2 pm Economic Development

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

9 am Academic Research Enterprise
10 am STEM/ Academic Research Enterprise
1 pm Business and Community Partnerships
2 pm Business and Community Partnerships

 Wednesday, September 23, 2020

9 am President’s Board of Advisors on HBCUs Advisory Board Meeting
1 pm Human Capital Initiatives
2 pm Human Capital Initiatives
3 pm Scholar Master Class*

 *Specifically Designed for HBCU Competitiveness Scholars Only 

Thursday, September 24, 2020

9 am Arts, History, Culture and Humanities
10 am Arts, History, Culture and Humanities
1 pm Contracting Competitiveness
2 pm Contracting Competitiveness
3 pm Reverse Industry Day

Friday, September 25, 2020

9 am HBCU Competitiveness Scholar Recognition
9:30 am Excellence in Competitiveness Awards
1 pm Virtual HBCU Industry Day