2019 Agenda – Oct 2nd

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6:30 am Doors Open
Remember to bring your printed badge!
7:00 am - 5:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open Halls C & D
Exhibit Hall Highlights
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Health & Wellness Mini-Sessions Health & Wellness Pavilion | Hall C & D

Visit the Health & Wellness Pavilion inside the Exhibit Hall to meet & learn from wellness experts all throughout the day!

Genetic Testing: Is It for You?
Give Yourself a Performance Boost
Staying FIERCE On and Off the Field
Self-Care Through Life’s Transitions: The Road to Menopause
Reframing Your Life After 50
Mitigating Cardiovascular Disease in Women
8:15 am - 9:30 am Opening Keynote Halls A & B
Seating for the Opening Keynote session is first-come, first-served.
10:00 am - 10:30 am Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
10:00 am Author Appearances
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 trenches

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories to offer a perspective on managing life experiences

Women Breaking Barriers: Lessons from the Frontlines (POE) [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
How to Lead and Succeed in the Multigenerational Workplace (POE)
How to Skimm Your Life [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
Outspoken: How to Get your Voice Heard (POE)
Foster Your Inner Entrepreneur and Innovator (POE)
Your Brand: How to Define and Market Yourself (POE)
Your Money: A Pathway to a Richer Life (W)
11:00 am - 11:30 am Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
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 trenches

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories to offer a perspective on managing life experiences

How is Bias Affecting Your Organization? (POE)
The Encore Career - Purpose, Passion and a Paycheck in the Second Half of Life (POE)
Personal Branding for Your Career Lifecycle (W) [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
You’re Not Lost: Create the Career YOU Want, Not What is Being Determined for You (POE)
Live Richer with the One-Week Budget (W) [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
Networking and Mentoring: Build Relationships, Not Just Contacts
Finding and Engaging Male Allies (POE)
Harness Resilience to Catapult Yourself Forward (LP)
Happier Now: Embracing the Everyday (POE)
1:00 pm - 2:40 pm Keynote Luncheon Halls A & B
Please refer to your printed badge for your table assignment.
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
3:00 pm Author Appearances
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 trenches

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories to offer a perspective on managing life experiences

Inspiration to Ignite Your Inner Rebel: Real Stories from a Real Rebel Girl  (LP)
ENCORE | Finding and Engaging Male Allies (POE)
ENCORE | How is Bias Affecting Your Organization? (POE)
Brave, Not Perfect (LP)
ENCORE | You’re Not Lost: Create the Career YOU Want, Not What is Being Determined for You (POE)
ENCORE | Your Money: A Pathway to a Richer Life (W)
ENCORE | Harness Resilience to Catapult Yourself Forward (LP) [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
ENCORE | Networking and Mentoring: Build Relationships, Not Just Contacts [LIVESTREAM SESSION]
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Small Business Roundtables Women-Owned Business Pavilion | Halls C & D
Led by an expert facilitator, roundtables offer an informal and intimate setting to share best practices around a very focused theme and specific topic within the small business and entrepreneurial space. Roundtables are discussion based and will not feature a formal presentation. We encourage attendees to come with questions. Roundtables are limited to ten people per topic and are first-come-first-served. Please come early to guarantee your spot. However, we will offer each roundtable a total of three times to allow attendees the opportunity to participate in multiple discussions on different topics and ensure that participants have another opportunity to join should a table fill up fast.

Roundtables will take place at the following times in the exhibit hall: 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm; 3:35 pm – 4:05 pm; 4:10 pm – 4:40 pm.
How to Get Media Attention for Your Business
Owning Your Presentation
Project Management for Small Businesses
Retirement Planning for the Self-Employed
Purposeful Networking for Entrepreneurs
Writing and Publishing Your Book
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Tech Roundtables Technology Pavilion | Halls C & D
Tech roundtables aim to address conference attendees' diverse needs and interests as related to technology and innovation. These roundtables offer an intimate setting to ask questions and share best practices about staying nimble in the constantly changing digital landscape. Led by an expert facilitator, roundtables are discussion-based and will not feature a formal presentation. This ensures each conversation is truly personalized and allows attendees to ask questions relevant to growing their unique skillsets.

Roundtables are limited to 10 people per topic and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants are encouraged to arrive early to guarantee your spot. Each roundtable is offered a total of three times so attendees can participate in multiple discussions on different topics and have other opportunities to join should their first-choice table fill up fast.

Roundtables will take place at the following times in the Exhibit Hall: 3:00 pm–3:30 pm; 3:35 pm–4:05 pm; and 4:10 pm–4:40 pm
Build Your Website in a Day
Content Creation & Curation
Funding for Tech Entrepreneurs
Kickstarting the Digital Culture Revolution
Leading Remote Teams
Leveraging Influencer Marketing for Your Business
Nurture Your Network Online
User Experience Design Fundamentals
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
5:00 pm Conference Closes
Thank you for joining us!