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TEDWomen 2015

TEDWomen 2015

Jamia Wilson regularly speaks for audiences across the United States--and beyond. She talks about activism, feminism, race, social justice, spirituality, youth engagement, women's leadership, and social media. Jamia also trains next generation activists (of all ages) on media literacy, grassroots organizing, media readiness, and using social media to ignite social change.

Some Past Speaking Engagements

  • PEN World Voices
  • The Together Live Tour 
  • Conde Nast HQ
  • Brooklyn Historical Society
  • Omega Institute: Being Fearless Keynote
  • Refinery 29: R29 Dialogue on Race in America
  • International House: Matters of Race moderator
  • Ellevate: America's Future-Fast Tracking Issues Affecting Women
  • SRI: Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing
Together Tour Chicago

Together Tour Chicago


  • National Organization of Women 50th Anniversary
  • Georgetown University's OWN IT Summit, 2016
  • #PositionofStrength Launch, Twitter
  • Ford Foundation, Culture Shift Panel moderator (Youth SRHR)
  • Host, TED Women 2015
  • Interviewer and moderator, Harvard Bookstore Conversation with Gloria Steinem 
Refinery 29 Dialogue: Race in America

Refinery 29 Dialogue: Race in America


  • Web of Change, Masterclass presenter at Esalen Institute
  • Panelist, Good Pitch 2015
  • Caring Across Generations, DOT Talkback
  • Facebook: Safer Internet Day
  • Moderator, Omega Institute Women & Power 
  • Speaker, National Museum of Women in the Arts
  • Keynote Speaker, SUNY Old Westbury 
  • Lecturer & panelists, LDO Conference on #HateSpeech & Gender in Oslo, Norway
  • SXSW moderator-Women in Media-SXSWOnline Harassment Summit
  • The Tempest Launch, SXSW


Franklin & Marshall College

Franklin & Marshall College

  • Presenting Faculty, Omega Institute's annual Speaking Up As A Leader workshop
  • Speaker, BookCon2015
  • Speaker at Anita Hill, 20 Years Later: Sex, Power, and Speaking Truth at Hunter College
  • Panelist w/ Gloria Steinem, Gloria Feldt, Vickie Pynchon & Shelby Knox at SC Women’s Lawyers Association
  • Speaker: Free Press
  • Speaker: Facing Race
  • Speaker: Netroots Nation
  • Speaker: Omega Institute
  •  Franklin & Marshall College
  • University High School, San Francisco
National Museum for Women in the Arts: Fresh Talk

National Museum for Women in the Arts: Fresh Talk

  • Speaker: UNCSW #hatespeech panel sponsored by the Norwegian Ombud
  • Speaker:  St. Timothy's School
  • Speaker: St. Agnes Academy
  • Speaker: Emma Willard School
  • Speaker: Yale Women's Leadership Conference-"The Difference Difference Makes"
  • SxSw Speaker
Good Pitch 2015

Good Pitch 2015

South Carolina Women's Lawyers Association with Gloria Feldt, Gloria Steinem & Shelby Knox

South Carolina Women's Lawyers Association with Gloria Feldt, Gloria Steinem & Shelby Knox

  • Miss Representation Keynote: Goucher College
  • Speaker: Addressed 6,000 activists at Planned Parenthood of New York City's Rally for Women’s Health
  • Speaker: TEDxHewitt
  • Soapbox: Feminist Camp "Media" speaker
  • Choice USA “We Are The Champions” panelist 
  • Speaker: UMASS Dartmouth
  • Speaker: Barnard Center for Research on Women-"Using Knowledge, Advancing Activism."
  • Choice USA Awards Gala Emcee
  • UN Women “Engendering Technologies” panelist for the International Association of Women in Radio and TV
  • Brooklyn Taskforce Against Teen Sexual Violence panelist
  • REVEAL Conference: Spiritual Activism panelist & Women of Spirit and Faith Alchemy Conference presenter
  • Keynote: REVEAL Conference 
  • Keynote: NYCLU Liberty Conference
  • Keynote: Seneca Falls Vox: Voices for Planned Parenthood Event
Liza Donnelly @ Georgetown University's OWN IT Summit 2016

Liza Donnelly @ Georgetown University's OWN IT Summit 2016


  • Women’s Funding Network &Women Moving Millions presenter 
  • Frequent Soapbox, Inc. Feminist Summer Camp presenter
  • 92nd Street Y Women and Hollywood: Thelma and Louise 20th Anniversary panelist
  • Speaker: SexTech
  • Speaker: YTH Live
Advertising Week 2016

Advertising Week 2016


  • Speaker: Hollaback! Holla:Rev
  • Speaker: Groundswell Fund Retreat
  • Speaker: WAM! NYC Conference
  • Speaker: Premiere, She's Beautiful When She's Angry (Bay Area)
  • Speaker: Book Release Events for What You Really, Really, WantI Believe Anita Hill, Rookie Yearbook's 1 & 2.
  • Keynote: Spark Summit
Hollaback: Holla:Rev Conference Emcee at NYU

Hollaback: Holla:Rev Conference Emcee at NYU

Past Trainings

  • Trainer: Women's Voices in the Public Square at Omega Institute
  • Trainer: #femfuture at Omega Institute
  • Trained Saudi social entrepreneurship collective Tashkeil and Saudi fashion house Sotra on social media
  • Ain’t I A Woman: Women of Color Speak on Activism co-organizer and moderator 
  • Trained 50+ Arab American Association of New York youth community organizers on social media advocacy
  • Trainer, SPARK Movement girls blog team retreat
Union Theological Seminary

Union Theological Seminary


  • Progressive Women's Voices Media Trainer (Women's Media Center)
  • Progressive Girls' Voices Media Trainer (Women's Media Center)
  • Trainer, Legacy for Youth Fellows
  • Trainer, Minnesota Department of Health
  • Trainer, Grassroots Organizing (Vox: Voices for Planned Parenthood)
  • Trainer, Groundswell Fund Retreat
  • Trainer, WAM! NYC
Ford Foundation, Culture Shift moderator

Ford Foundation, Culture Shift moderator

Guest Lecturer

  • SUNY-New Paltz
  • University of New Hampshire
  • Hunter College, Women's Studies
  • CUNY Department of Social Work
St. Agnes Academy

St. Agnes Academy