6:30 am Doors Open Market St. and Arch St. Entrances
Remember to bring your printed badge!
7:00 am - 5:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open Hall C & D
Exhibit Hall Highlights
7:30 am - 5:00 pm Career Pavilion Offerings Drexel LeBow Career Pavilion | Hall C
Coaches Corner, Resume Review and Career Workshops
8:00 am - 4:35 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!

Health & Wellness Classroom Schedule:
8:00 am - 4:45 pm Personal Finance Mini-Sessions Prudential Financial Pavilion | Hall C & D
Finance Mini-Session Schedule
8:15 am - 9:30 am Opening Keynote Session Halls A & B
Seating for the Opening Keynote session is first-come, first-served.
9:30 am - 10:00 am Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
9:30 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

Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace (POE)
Working with Difficult People: Navigating Different Personalities for Career Success (POE)
The Confidence Divide: Closing the Gap to Achieve Career Success (W)
Branding Yourself to Achieve your Career Goals (POE)
Using Setbacks to Build Resilience and Succeed (POE)

Authentic Leadership: Leading with Vision and Truth (LP)
Achieving More by Doing Less (LP)
Sex, Intimacy and Deception: The State of Affairs (LP)
Think Differently: Feeling Confident about Taking the Lesser Known Path (POE)
11:00 am - 11:30 am Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
11:00 am Author Appearances
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

Power, Parity & Influence: Driving Change in the Workplace (LP)
Creative Change: Strategies for Fostering Innovation (W)
Strategies to Stand Out, Step Up and Get Noticed 
(POE)
Strategies to Win: Tackling the Invisible Barriers to YOUR Success (POE)
Transform Your Working Life: The Science Behind How to Have a Good Day (W)
Why Simple Wins: Escaping the Complexity Trap to Get to the Work That Matters (W)
Retire with Enough Money: Strategies for Making Your Money Last (W)
Creating YOUR Meaningful Life: Avoiding Burnout & Finding Joy (POE)
Success on Your Terms: Empowering Your Way to THE BIG LIFE (W)
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
12:30 pm Author Appearances
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Keynote Luncheon Halls A & 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 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

Gender Partnership: Engaging Men as Advocates to Pioneer Gender Equity (POE)
Networking to Where You Want to Go: Building the Relationships YOU Need to Succeed (W)
Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Pushing the Boundaries for Success (POE)
ENCORE | Strategies to Win: Tackling the Invisible Barriers to YOUR Success (POE)
The Big Life: Embrace the Mess (W)
ENCORE | Transform Your Working Life: The Science Behind How to Have a Good Day (W)
Financial Security: Why You Need to Own It (POE)
How to Raise an Adult: Resisting the Over-Parenting Trap (W)
ENCORE | Sex, Intimacy and Deception: The State of Affairs (W)
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Small Business Roundtables Women-Owned Business Pavilion | Hall C &D
Led by an expert facilitator, roundtables offer an informal and intimate setting to share best practices around a focused and specific social media topic. Roundtables are discussion based and will not feature a formal presentation. We encourage attendees to come with questions. Each roundtable will be offered a total of three times to allow attendees the opportunity to participate in multiple discussions on different topics.

Roundtables will take place at the following times: 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm; 3:35 pm – 4:05 pm; 4:10 pm – 4:40 pm.
Roundtable 1 | Creating Your Company’s Culture
Roundtable 2 | DIY PR for Small Businesses & Non-Profits
Roundtable 3 | Scaling Your Big Idea
Roundtable 4 | Tax Deductions for Small Businesses
Roundtable 5 | Work to Live vs. Live to Work: Driving Employee Excellence
Roundtable 6 | You’re Worth Every Penny: Strategies to Stop Undervaluing Your Work
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Social Media Roundtables Social Hub | Hall C & D
Led by an expert facilitator, roundtables offer an informal and intimate setting to share best practices around a focused and specific topics 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. Each roundtable will be offered a total of three times to allow attendees the opportunity to participate in multiple discussions on different topics.

Roundtables will take place at the following times: 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm; 3:35 pm – 4:05 pm; 4:10 pm – 4:40 pm
Roundtable 1 | A Gaffe Survival Guide
Roundtable 2 | Blogging as a Business
Roundtable 3 | Crowdfunding Best Practices
Roundtable 4 | Giving Your Social Content More than Just a “Boost”
Roundtable 5 | Put (Some of) Yourself Out There
Roundtable 6 | Social Storytelling 101
Roundtable 7 | The Smart Small Business Guide to Leveraging Multiple Social Channels
Roundtable 8 | You Need an Editorial Calendar: Tools to Organize Your Digital Content
Roundtable 9 | Your Personal Brand on Instagram
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
4:00 pm Author Appearances
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Wine Tasting Networking Reception Halls C & D
Stop by booth #600 to sign up & get a wristband
4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Author Book Signings Education Pavilion | Hall C & D
4:40 pm Author Appearances
5:00 pm Conference Closes
Thank you for joining us!