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SPELTalks: A Series of Talks from Spelman Women in the Entertainment Industry


SPELtalks will take place on Friday, October 20, 2017, from 10 am to 12 pm in the Camille Cosby Auditorium. This segment of the Summit enables Spelman alumna to impart valuable information to students interested in entertainment careers. The SPELtalks format will include multiple TED-style talks to allow extensive coverage of entertainment industry topics. In lieu of students asking questions after each talk, there will be a Q&A forum in the Camille Cosby lobby immediately following SPELtalks, from 12 pm to 12:30 pm.

Join our Founder + Managing Partner Dariana Colon-Bibb as she shares the stage with ten other women in the entertainment field to discuss various topics within the industry in a 4-6 minute SPELTalk on the following topic.

How Cardi B Won 2017 By Being Herself: A SPELTalk on How Authenticity & Success

  1. Doesn't matter where you start
  2. Be yourself
  3. Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard

See the full presentation below and look forward to the video soon.