• Check In & Continental Breakfast Provided by Springhill Medical Center

     7:30 – 9:00

  • Elizabeth Smart Meet & Greet (Platinum VIP Group 1)

     8:00 – 8:45

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    Welcome & Keynote

     9:00 – 10:40

    Elizabeth Smart

    Our 2019 Keynote Speaker will be safety activist and author Elizabeth Smart. After being kidnapped at the age of 14 and enduring 9 months of abuse, Elizabeth has now dedicated her life to advocating for missing persons and victims of assault. She advocates for women and girls around the world and has appeared before Congress to campaign for sexual predator legislation, is a New York Times best selling author, and has written two books. She also founded the Elizabeth Smart Foundation, which aims to spread awareness and education about violent and sexual crime.

  • Break (Coffee Provided by McAleers in Vendor Area)

     10:40 – 11:00

  • Elizabeth Smart Meet & Greet (Platinum VIP Group 2)

     10:40 – 11:00

  • In Unison: Working Together for a Stronger Tomorrow

    Moderated by Dr. Todd Greer / Panel: Allen Carroll, Rob Holbert, Kellie Hope, Dr. Gia Wiggins   Click to Learn More

  • Running for Office 101

    Presented by Dr. Stacie Propst   Click to Learn More

  • Making Friends with My Anxiety

    Presented by Eunice Blakely   Click to Learn More

  • Power Up! Creating Communities Free of Gender-Based Violence & Sexual Assault

    Presented by Tycely Williams   Click to Learn More

  • Transition to the Ballroom for Guided Networking

     12:00 – 12:10

  • Shake Hands

    Guided Networking Provided by Stewart Lodges at Steelwood

     12:10 – 12:40

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    Lunch & Session: Defying Gravity

     12:40 – 2:00

    Defying Gravity with Dr Lynne Key

    Recent research demonstrates that 21st century business women who soar professionally understand, adapt, manage, innovate and push boundaries within their high-velocity, highly-competitive world. In this session, we’ll explore the 8 Courageous Leadership factors which support the resilience and sustained success of 21st century business women.  Participants will have the opportunity to find their Courage Quotient (CQ) and inventory their strengths in each of these factors.   Click to Learn More

  • Break (Coffee Provided by McAleers in Vendor Area)

     2:00 – 2:30

  • Uncompromising Joy

    Presented by Dr. Doretha Walker   Click to Learn More

  • Perfecting Your Elevator Speech

    Presented by Sherrica Davis-Hunt   Click to Learn More

  • Using Social Media to Promote Your Brand

    Presented by Jeff Roberts   Click to Learn More

  • Removing Unconscious Bias & Becoming A Better Decision Maker

    Presented by Rachel Smith   Click to Learn More

  • Break (Coffee Provided by McAleers in Vendor Area)

     3:30 – 4:00

  • Kids & Social Media: Balancing Safety & Reality

    Presented by Kristi Bush   Click to Learn More

  • Better Health from the Inside Out

    Presented by Emily Nelson   Click to Learn More

  • Let’s Talk About You! Your: Passion, Struggle, Dreams

    Presented by Monique Rogers Henley   Click to Learn More

  • Sustainable and Impact Investing

    Presented by Kimberley Paris   Click to Learn More

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