Global Black Impact Summit 2023 Welcomes Aprille Ericsson-Jackson as Keynote Speaker

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The highly anticipated Global Black Impact Summit 2023 is delighted to announce that Aprille J. Ericsson-Jackson, a distinguished aerospace engineer and passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields, will be a keynote speaker at this prestigious event. The summit, themed Black Excellence: Unveiling the Untapped Potential, will take place in Dubai from November 30 to December 1, 2023.

Ericsson-Jackson’s inclusion as a keynote speaker is a testament to her remarkable contributions to the fields of aerospace engineering and her tireless commitment to empowering underrepresented communities, especially within STEM disciplines. Her participation in the summit promises to be a highlight for attendees seeking inspiration, knowledge, and insight into the incredible potential that lies within the black community.

Ericsson-Jackson is a trailblazer in aerospace engineering, renowned for her ground breaking work in NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. Throughout her illustrious career, she has actively shattered barriers, leaving an indelible mark in a field where diversity remains underrepresented. Her extensive accomplishments include significant contributions to satellite technology, satellite servicing, and spacecraft design.

More than a pioneer in aerospace engineering, Ericsson-Jackson is a dedicated advocate for diversity and inclusion in STEM. She has consistently championed the cause to uplift communities, inspiring the next generation of Black scientists and engineers to reach for the stars. Her journey epitomizes the theme of the summit, Black Excellence: Unveiling the Untapped Potential.

The Global Black Impact Summit 2023 promises to be an event of profound significance. Attendees will have the privilege of hearing from Ericsson-Jackson and other inspiring thought-leaders who continue to pave the way for Black Excellence. The summit will serve as a platform to unveil the boundless potential that resides within the Black community.