The recognition and appreciation of those characteristics that make individuals unique is more and more critical in our global existence. Here are some individuals who will share their personal, and often provocative, experiences in embracing diversity.
As one of Canada’s most successful and influential Hip Hop artists, Wes “Maestro” Williams was selected to be the guest speaker for the former Governor General of Canada’s Summit on Urban Arts when Her Excellency visited Vancouver, BC. Wes has received two Juno Awards and his albums have reached gold and platinum status. His signature song “Let Your Backbone Slide” remains the only Canadian Hip Hop single to ever go gold.