BET Networks’ Leading Women Defined Returns

Entertainment | 03/22/2017 | 06:23 PM EDT

The melanin levels in Miami have officially reached overload, as BET Networks’ Leading Women Defined returns for an eighth year of werking, wellness, sisterhood and success.

Presented by IMAN Cosmetics and Pantene, the three-day event gathers some of the most prominent Black women in the country for a series of intimate networking sessions, master classes and workshops dedicated to topics that affect women of color and our community.

This year’s attendees include Erykah Badu, Meagan Good, Cynthia Erivo, Yvonne Orji, Kelis, Regina Belle, Holly Robinson-Peete, and BET’s CEO and Chairman Debra Lee.

Started in 2009, Leading Women Defined has attracted a phenomenal slate of women including Former First Lady Michelle Obama, Issa Rae, Kamala Harris, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah, Diahann Carroll, Misty Copeland and the late Dr. Dorothy Height.

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