Opening Keynote Speaker

Tuesday, February 4

Sekou Andrews

Poetic Voice
CEO/Founder, SekouWorld, Inc.

Prepare to be wowed by a fresh, new experience with a one-of-a-kind opening keynote from Sekou Andrews. A teacher-turned-actor, musician, two-time national poetry slam champion, and entrepreneur, his dynamic blend of strategic storytelling, insight, spoken word, theater, and comedy will be an experience you won’t want to miss.

The award-winning presenter keynotes conferences around the world, and has presented before Fortune 500 companies and for Maya Angelou, Quincy Jones, Larry King, Norman Lear, Coretta Scott King and family, and has even performed pieces for Barack Obama in Oprah’s backyard. As a recording artist and producer, his last album, “Poetic License,” made him the most awarded artist in the nation’s largest independent music organization. Sekou has shared the stage with such heavyweights as Stevie Wonder, Jay-Z, Carlos Santana, Kendrick Lamar, Maroon 5, Jill Scott and John Legend.

Sekou does more than inspire us with his story; he inspires you with your story.