STRIDE – A Social Impact Summit

14 Aug, 2023

The place to share ideas, innovate and connect to improve society

Centered on social responsibility, sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion, STRIDE spotlights the best practices, thought leadership and research trends that are moving the needle on social impact. 

Event Location

AT&T Forum for Technology, Entertainment & Policy
601 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001


  • Judiciary Square: 7 min walk, .4 miles
  • Union Station: 10 min walk, .5 miles


  • DCA: 10 min drive, 5 miles
  • IAD: 40 min drive, 31 miles
  • BWI: 56 min drive, 41 miles



+ Learn more about sponsorship opportunities

Sponsoring STRIDE – A Social Impact Summit allows you to advertise your firm and services to corporate responsibility, social impact and DEI professionals representing Fortune 500 companies, trade associations, professional societies, consultancies and large advocacy organizations. As a sponsor, your name and brand is present in marketing and throughout the summit, giving you repeated exposure to this unique, high-level community.

Sponsorship for the 2023 event will be available soon.

Who Should Attend?

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  • Public affairs professionals interested in best practices and current trends in social impact and sustainability
  • Anyone interested in incorporating DEI into their internal and external initiatives
  • Communications professionals that guide company strategies for CSR, sustainability and DEI programs

Who should I contact if I have more questions?

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  • Social Impact, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Hogans Fellows, STRIDE
    Erica Harris
    Manager, Social Impact Practice
    202.787.5977 | email
  • Membership
    Caryn Seligman, Senior Director
    202.787.5966 | email


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“I’m interested in learning more about the ESG strategy space. The conversations, the connections, the intelligence that I’ve gleamed from STRIDE are going to carry me so far.”

– Emily Pasi, Senior Public Affairs Manager, American Planning Association

The Council’s STR/DE Social Impact Summit is a well-planned event that goes beyond the norm of what our professional community has come to expect from an event. This event is timely, innovative, thought provoking and fits in with the current needs of the top-notch professionals that attend the event. This is a go-to event for anyone in the field.”

– Brian Banks, Chief Government Affairs & Public Policy Officer, American Counseling Association

2023 Advisory Committee

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  • Tunde Agboke, HP Inc.
  • Brian Banks, American Counseling Association
  • Dex Battista, Magna
  • Caitlin Chiquelin, KORE POWER
  • Cheye-Ann Corona, Affirm, Inc.
  • Bethany Dame, American Property Casualty Insurance Association
  • Arielle Desse, New Orleans & Company
  • Jamal Donaldson Briggs, Bank of America Corporation
  • Michelle Erbeyi, Mary Kay Inc.
  • Lisa Habersack, American Institutes for Research
  • Vlasta Hakes, Grifols, Inc.
  • Matthew Indre, Total Wine & More
  • Jayant Kairam, Diageo North America
  • Taylor Lustig, PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Nathan Mains, Pennsylvania School Boards Association
  • Kevin Maley, VOX Global
  • Megan Managan, Washington Bankers Association
  • Richard Romer, AAA National
  • Anthony Shop, Social Driver
  • Lindsay Singleton, ROKK Solutions

Certificate Credit

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This summit is eligible for: 3 elective credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.

Registration Fees

** As a Signature Event, this program is not included in Membership Plus.

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For multiple registrants: A discount will apply to the standard member/non-member rate for organizations that register two or more participants for the same meeting. The first registrant will pay full price, the second participant will receive a 10% discount and each additional registrant will receive a 15% discount. To register multiple participants, you may either register online or download the print and fax registration form.

Organizational Discount: Register 3 people from your organization and get a 4th registration complimentary. For more information email

Member discounts: Discounts for members are applied to all Public Affairs Council meetings.

Non-members: Join the Council today, and save by registering at the member rate and using the $200 new-member coupon you will receive. Contact our membership team for information about joining the Council.

Questions? Contact us at 202.787.5950.

Cancellation Policy

November 15 – Cancellation deadline for full refund

December 2 – No refunds or credits will be granted on or after this date

Please visit our Conference Policies page for a full breakdown.

Erica Harris

Erica Harris
Manager, Social Impact Practice
202.787.5977 | email