The 2017 Conference Center


Session I: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Confidence Divide: Closing the Gap to Achieve Career Successwith Grace Killelea

Connectional Intelligence: How to Get Big Things Done – with Erica Dhawan, Christine Fraser and Jen Welter

Ladies…Get Paid: Negotiate with Courage and Get What You Deservewith Claire Wasserman, Lydia D. Bowers, Alex Dickinson and Irene Lam

Innovate with the Power of Onlynesswith Nilofer Merchant

Transition and Land Your “It!”with Lisa Skeete Tatum, Precillia Redmond, Celeste Warren and Gwen Wunderlich

Build a Brand to Last: Strategies to Make Your Mark and Advancewith Courtney Rhodes, Maggie Drake, Amy McCoskey and Alex Wolf

A Conversation on Life Hacks for Life Zenwith Brigid Schulte and Gretchen Stewart

The “Skinny” on How to Build a Cocktail for Success: A Fireside Chat with Skinnygirl Mogul Bethenny Frankelwith Bethenny Frankel and Linda Pizzuti Henry

The Future of Modern Lovewith Esther Perel

Option B: Finding Joy in the Face of Adversitywith Adam Grant and Celeste Ng

Session II: 11:30 am – 12:30 am

How to Get Buy-In to Pioneer Equity in Your Organizationwith Megan Costello, Jeffrey Tobias Halter and Molly Ford

Navigating Office Politics…and Difficult Peoplewith Amy Cooper Hakim

Managing Up: A Strategic Approach to Success in the Workplacewith Deb Pine, Denise Cox, Meeta Gulyani and Celeste Headlee

How to Build and Harness a Meaningful Networkwith Shelley Zalis, Kelly Hoey, Pinar Kip and Jennifer Romolini

Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplacewith Christine Porath

Pioneer Your Big Life: How to Use Grit and Perseverance to Your Advantagewith Ann Shoket, Shanna Deng, Barbara Lynch and Dani Rylan

Learning to Drop the Ball and Achieve More by Doing Lesswith Tiffany Dufu

Global Citizenship: The Powerful Convergence of Everyday Life and Social Impactwith Nilofer Merchant, Asha Curran, Pamela Erickson and Abby Falik

Live Richer with the One Week Budgetwith Tiffany Aliche

Get Over Your S*it, Be a Badass and Start Enjoying Lifewith Jen Sincero

Session III: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Resources and Strategies for Parenting Children in Behavioral or Emotional Crisiswith Sandi Fenwick, Jess Lahey, Peter Raffalli and Sarah Spence

WORK IT: The Secret for Success for Women in Business Todaywith Carrie Kerpen

ENCORE | The Confidence Divide: Closing the Gap to Achieve Career Successwith Grace Killelea

ENCORE | Connectional Intelligence: How to Get Big Things Donewith Erica Dhawan

ENCORE | The Joy Manifesto: Life Hacks for Life Zenwith Gretchen Stewart

Challenging the Status Quowith Whitney Johnson, Lisa Considine and Michelle Cully

The User Manual: Instructions for How you Work as a Managerwith Adam Bryant and Abby Falik

Strategies for Closing the Diversity Gapwith Mirtha Kastrapeli, Lynn Blake, Hannah Grove and Kathy Horgan


All photos by Marla Aufmuth/ Getty Images for The Massachusetts Conference for Women