LGBTQ+ Center Summer Summit

LGBTQ+ Center Summer Summit

May 29, 2019

Kent State University, Kent Campus



Thank you for your interest in participating in the LGBTQ+ Center 2019 Summer Summit. Due to an overwhelming response, we have reached capacity. If you are interested in being placed on a waiting list, please send an email to Ken Ditlevson at

Thank you again for your interest.



The goal of this summit is to create stronger connections among LGBTQ+ Centers to maximize our efforts.  The Summer Summit will provide networking opportunities among nearby LGBTQ+ Centers with the goal of sharing successes, resources, needs and challenges. This summit is intended for LGBTQ+ Center administrators, staff and volunteers from university and community-based LGBTQ+ Centers or LGBTQ+ advocacy organizations.


Conference Schedule
Time Description
9 a.m. Breakfast and Networking (meal included with registration)
9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. Introductions + Activity: Sharing Success & A Current Challenge
10:15.a.m. -11:45 a.m. Deeper Dive Session #1
noon Lunch and Networking (meal included with registration)
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Deeper Dive Session #2
2:30 p.m. - 5 p.m: Wrap-up session and an optional campus tour or hike at the Kent Park.
  Conference will take place on the third floor of the Kent Student Center.