Women’s Empowerment Panels

2020 Rock & Rouge Women’s Empowerment Panels Coming Soon!

Our topics will include:

Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.)

Higher Education

Women in Politics

Music in Amajor

F Breast Cancer

Business Women Today

Combating Social and Economic Oppression


Speakers TBA




2018 The Rock & Rouge

2018 The Rock & Rouge’s Women’s Empowerment Panels were a huge success! We were honored to host such inspiring panelists and we sincerely thank everyone in attendance. Below are some highlights from each panel inside the theatre, 3rd floor, at the Old U.S. Mint on Esplanade.


        Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics Panel



                                                                                                                 College Panel



                                                                                                       Women in Politics Panel



                                                                                                                Music Panel



       Career Panel



        Mardi Gras Indian & Krewe Queen Panel





The Rock and Rouge will proudly present “Empowerment Women’s Panels” from 10a-4p.

The panels will consist of STEAM, politics, career paths, college students, music, Mardi Gras Indian and Krewe Queens, and a Women’s Power Mixer sponsored by “Women in Film”.


STEAM PANEL 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  

M.C. Dora Lambert – STEAM Director Rock & Rouge Foundation


WOMEN IN POLITICS PANEL 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

M.C.s Lynda Woolard – President-IWO & Lisa Diggs – Board of IWO, Orleans Parish Democratic Executive Committee, Louisiana Democratic State Central Committee



COLLEGE PANEL 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.

M.C. Dora Lambert – STEAM Director Rock & Rouge Foundation



MUSIC PANEL 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.

M.C. Liana Elliot



CAREER PANEL 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

M.C.  Jan Ramsey – Offbeat Magazine



MARDI GRAS INDIAN & KREW QUEEN PANEL 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

M.C.  Sabrina Montana