The ACDBE program is facing myriad challenges ranging from the rising cost of doing business to concessionaire consolidation. Perhaps more worrisome, the entire ACDBE program could face an existential threat down the road given that the U.S. Supreme Court has signaled a possible end to business supplier diversity and workplace DEI programs. This panel will discuss how to put the ACDBE program on better footing and secure its role for the long term.
Moderator: Warner Session, Principal, Session Law Firm
Tamela Lee, Vice President, Business Diversity & Development, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport; Gonzalo de la Melena Jr., Founder and CEO, Emerging Airport Ventures; Eboni Wimbush, President & CEO, Airport Minority Advisory Council
Session sponsored by Love From USA
General Session Room sponsored by Inspire Brands