2019 Agenda

6:30 am - 8:15 am Registration Opens The Hub, adjacent to Main Lobby
Remember to bring your printed badge!
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 1
Exhibit Hall Highlights
7:30 am - 5:00 pm Coaches Corner & Resumé Review Exhibit Hall
Open all day | Advance sign-up NOT required
8:30 am - 9:45 am Opening Keynote Session Exhibit Halls 2&3
Seating for the Opening Keynote session is first-come, first-served.
10:00 am - 12:30 pm Young Women's Program Meeting Rooms
Special programming for high school junior & senior girls
Changing the World for Beginners (W)
Mental Health Check-Up: High School Edition (W)
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 which offer practical advice.

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a thought leader in the space, these sessions will offer a brief “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from experts in the field.

LP = Life Perspective. By sharing real life stories and personal experiences, these sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration.
Building Trust & Navigating the Workplace After #MeToo (POE)
Leading with Empathy: How to Be the Boss Without Losing Your Humanity (POE)
Thinking in Bets: Avoid Emotional Decision-Making & Embrace Uncertainty (W)
Mental Health Check-Up (W)
Mind the Gap: Negotiation & Getting Paid (POE)
Find Your Tribe: Building a Team of Mentors (POE)
The Changing Meaning of Ambition
Budget for Life (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 which offer practical advice.

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a thought leader in the space, these sessions will offer a brief “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from experts in the field.

LP = Life Perspective. By sharing real life stories and personal experiences, these sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration.
Radical Candor: Better Relationships at Work (W)
Think Like a Founder: Your Questions on Entrepreneurship Answered (POE)
Managing Up: Achieve Success in the Workplace with Any Type of Boss (POE)
How Women Rise: Taking the Next Step in Your Career (POE)
The Introverted Leader: Building on Your Quiet Strength (POE)
A Purpose-Driven Life: Creating Change from 9-to-5 (POE)
Midlife Reinvention (POE)
Burnout Recovery: End Exhaustion & Regain Your Spark (POE)
Welcome to the Juggle: Fitting Career & Caregiving Together (POE)
Choose Wonder Over Worry: Moving Beyond Fear (W)
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm Keynote Luncheon Exhibit Halls 2&3
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 which offer practical advice.

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a thought leader in the space, these sessions will offer a brief “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from experts in the field.

LP = Life Perspective. By sharing real life stories and personal experiences, these sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration.
Influence: Leadership That Changes Minds (W)
How Women Rise: Break the Twelve Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion or Job (W)
ENCORE: Budget for Life
Pioneering Equity & Diversity in Your Organization (POE)
How to Be Heard: Effective Communication for Career Advancement (W)
The Future of Work: Thriving in the Gig Economy (POE)
5:00 pm - 5:00 pm Conference Closes
Thank you for joining us!