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NBCDI's 47th Annual Conference

Click here for a sneak peek of this year's NBCDI conference speakers, including Dr. Iyanla Vanzant, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, and Lamman Rucker! Register today.

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NBCDI's Jazz Awards Brunch honors educators, leaders, and organizations transforming our communities. This year's Awards Brunch will be headlined by Dr. Iyanla Vanzant. Dr. Vanzant is a six-time New York Times best-selling author, Spiritual Life Coach, Executive Producer and Host of the critically acclaimed "Iyanla: Fix My Life" on the OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Iyanla's incomparable style combines straight talk, affirmation, and humor, leaving audiences both transformed and enlightened. Dr. Vanzant will bring her powerful presence and ministry to NBCDI's 47th Annual Conference as she uses her unmatched gifts to help people gain inner peace and emotional healing by learning to "do the work."

There's still time to register! For ticket information, click here.

Join our community of early educators, advocates, leaders, policymakers, professionals, parents and caregivers for the 47th Annual Conference of the National Black Child Development Institute. The four-day conference will feature dynamic keynote addresses and presentations from global leaders spanning a range of topics including early care and education, brain development, family engagement, child welfare, racial equity, literacy, health and wellness, fatherhood, workforce development, and public policy. The conference will be held September 30 - October 3, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Download the preliminary program to explore the incredible workshops, plenaries, and special events we have in store.

Download NBCDI's 47th Annual Conference Registration Form here.

*NBCDI Member Rate