Equity Summit 2017: The Beautiful Struggle

The work is hard and sometimes lonely-even for the allies. This conversation is water to the field of our work. It was great and I’m so glad I spent my Saturday here. Thank you!” —Social Worker

Tuesday, March 21
UC Davis Conference Center
Register online by March 10, 2017

Dinner, Drinks and Dress
Dress is business casual.  Dinner includes vegetarian options and will be catered by a local restaurant.  A no-host bar will be open to guests 21 yars of age and older.  Please be prepared to show photo identification, whether you're 18 or 81!

4:30-5:00 pm - Registration and Appetizers
5:00-8:30 pm - Keynote Speaker, Awards, and Dinner
8:30-9:00 pm - Networking and Live Music

A specially curated selection of equity-focused books will be available for purchase.  A resource table will showcase community resources and events.  We encourage you to bring handouts or fliers to sare with othr guests at the resource table!

Individual Registration: $65
Student Registration: $15
Group: Registration: $500 (tables are for teams of 9 people)

Directions and Parking
Nearby parking for the Equity Summit is available in the Gateway Parking Structure, Visitor Parking Lot 1 or Visitor Parking Lot 2. Parking permits are $9 and can be purchased from permit dispensing machines located at parking lot entrances. Permit dispensers accept Visa or Mastercard only. They do not accept cash.  Visit for driving directions.

Professional Development
A letter confirming attendance for professional development will provided at the event for those requesting it.

Visit the Equity Summit website at, or contact Dr. Vajra Watson at