2017 Agenda

Browse last year’s agenda, below, to get a sense of what you’ll experience in one incredible day this December!

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8:15 am - 9:30 am Opening Keynote Session Hall B
Seating for the Opening Keynote session is first-come, first-served.
11:00 am - 4:45 pm LinkedIn Profile Makeover Workshops Hall A | Social Hub
Making LinkedIn Work for YOU!
11:05 am - 4:10 pm Health & Wellness Mini-Sessions Hall A | Health & Wellness Pavilion
Health & Wellness Classroom Schedule:
10:00 am - 11:00 am Breakout Session I Meeting Rooms

Session Key:

W = Workshop. Interactive sessions that include exercises, role-plays and other activities offering practical advice

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a moderator who has expertise around the topic, these sessions will offer a “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from speakers offering their firsthand experiences

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories

FC = Fireside Chat.

The Confidence Divide: Closing the Gap to Achieve Career Success (W)
Connectional Intelligence: How to Get Big Things Done (POE)
Ladies…Get Paid: Negotiate with Courage and Get What You Deserve (POE)
Innovate with the Power of Onlyness (W)
Transition and Land Your “It!” (POE)
Build a Brand to Last: Strategies to Make Your Mark and Advance (POE)
A Conversation on Life Hacks for Life Zen (FC)
The “Skinny” on How to Build a Cocktail for Success: A Fireside Chat with Skinnygirl Mogul Bethenny Frankel (FC)
The Future of Modern Love (W)
Option B: Finding Joy in the Face of Adversity (FC)
The Gift of Failure (W)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Breakout Session II Meeting Rooms

Session Key:

W = Workshop. Interactive sessions that include exercises, role-plays and other activities offering practical advice

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a moderator who has expertise around the topic, these sessions will offer a “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from speakers offering their firsthand experiences

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories

FC = Fireside Chat.

How to Get Buy-In to Pioneer Equity in Your Organization (FC)
Navigating Office Politics…and Difficult People (W)
Managing Up: A Strategic Approach to Success in the Workplace (POE)
How to Build and Harness a Meaningful Network (POE)
Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace (W)
Pioneer Your Big Life: How to Use Grit and Perseverance to Your Advantage (POE)
Learning to Drop the Ball and Achieve More by Doing Less (W)
Global Citizenship: The Powerful Convergence of Everyday Life and Social Impact (POE)
Live Richer with the One Week Budget (W)
Get Over Your S*it, Be a Badass and Start Enjoying Life
What We Build: Finding Your Voice Through the Power of Spoken Word (W)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Keynote Luncheon Hall B
Please refer to your printed badge for your table assignment.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Breakout Session III Meeting Rooms

Session Key:

W = Workshop. Interactive sessions that include exercises, role-plays and other activities offering practical advice

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a moderator who has expertise around the topic, these sessions will offer a “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from speakers offering their firsthand experiences

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories

FC = Fireside Chat.

Resources and Strategies for Parenting Children in Behavioral or Emotional Crisis (POE)
WORK IT: The Secret for Success for Women in Business Today (W)
ENCORE | The Confidence Divide: Closing the Gap to Achieve Career Success (W)
ENCORE | Connectional Intelligence: How to Get Big Things Done (POE)
ENCORE | The Joy Manifesto: Life Hacks for Life Zen (POE)
Challenging the Status Quo (POE)
The User Manual: Instructions for How you Work as a Manager (W)
Strategies for Closing the Diversity Gap (POE)