Monday, July 8, 2013

Leading Millennial Experts, Social Innovators and Global Philanthropic Leaders to Headline MCON13

The nationʼs premier conference on Millennial engagement brings together leading influencers to
reveal the latest next generation research and trends

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – On July 18, 2013, leading experts, innovative global philanthropic leaders and celebrities will unite for the Millennial Impact Conference (MCON13) in Indianapolis.  Speakers and attendees will explore cutting edge methods to help nonprofits and corporations communicate, connect, and involve Millennials as donors, volunteers, and leaders within organizations from across the country.

Hosted by Achieve, the Case Foundation, and Buckingham Foundation, MCON13 will include the following nationally recognized speakers and experts: Jean Case, CEO, Case Foundation; Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Define American; Paul Schmitz, CEO, Public Allies; Azita Ardakani, Lovesocial; Rachael Chong, Catch A Fire; and Nicole Robinson, senior director of community involvement, Mondelez International Foundation.   Other speakers include executives from Twitter, NPR, Fifth Third Bank, Yes to Inc., YouTube, Wikimedia Foundation and Deloitte.   Actress Sophia Bush will headline the conference.

Derrick Feldmann, CEO of Achieve and organizer of MCON shares, “We have been curating leading experts that will help executives understand how to engage this generation to solve the most pressing issues in our communities.  The speakers represent leaders from all sectors who are working closely with Millennials and/or are Millennials themselves who are challenging the methods of cause engagement.”

For more information on the speakers, or to register for MCON13, visit

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