Diversity MBA 12th Annual Elite Business Leaders Conference & Awards Gala

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Schedule At a Glance


Day 1, Wednesday, September 19th

9:00 am – 4:00 pm Conference Registration Opens
10:30 am – 11:15 am Opening Session- Presenting Sponsor
11:15 am – 12:35 pm Keynote Luncheon with Vivica A. Fox, Actor, Author & TV Host
12:45 pm – 2:15 pm INDUSTRY ROUNDTABLES TRACK 1-HOT TOPICS:
BID TALKS: Business with Inclusive Diversity
Sports Roundtable: Diversity in Sports
Healthcare Roundtable: The Equity Imperative
Performance Roundtable: Chemistry of the B’s
(Brain, Bias & Behavior)
Financial Services Roundtable: Bridging the wealth
& talent gap
2:15 pm – 2:45 pm INTERACTIVE ENGAGEMENT: SNACK & BEVERAGE BREAK
2:45 pm – 4:15 pm Sports Roundtable: Diversity in Sports
Technology Roundtable: Impact of Global consolidation
Retail Roundtable: Can Ecommerce Save the Industry
Legal Roundtable: Is D&I billable?
4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Large Group Wrap Up: sharing insights
5:30pm – 7:00 pm Registration Re-Opens
7:00 pm- 10:00 pm WELCOME RECEPTION
Full buffet dinner & Host bar
Silent Auction, Live Art, Raffle & Live Music

 

Day 2, Thursday, September 20th

7:00 am – 4:00 pm Conference Registration Opens
7:00 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am – 9:30 am C-Suite Panel: Inclusive Leadership: Global Dialogue on
Corporate Board Diversity & Inclusion
9:30 am – 9:45 am SNACK & BEVERAGE BREAK
9:45 am – 10:45 am Executive Session: Fireside Chat: Executives
(Invitation Only)
9:45 am – 11:00 am INCLUSIVE DIVERSITY: TRACK 1
The Beauty of Conflict
Advancing with Courageous Conversations
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: TRACK 1
How high is Your Leadership Quotient?
Honoree Panel: Insights on Shared Leadership Experiences
11:00 am -11:15 am SNACK & BEVERAGE BREAK
11:15 am -12:40 pm INCLUSIVE DIVERSITY: TRACK 2
A Workplace Divided: Ending the Millennial/Manager
Relationship Feud
Attracting & Retaining the Right Talent
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: TRACK 2
Ethics in Decision Making
Positioning the Climb to Success
12:40 pm – 2:00 pm Power Networking Luncheon: Buffet
Executive Connect Luncheon (Invitation Only)
2:00 pm -4:00 pm EXECUTIVE PLENARY’S: Women Only/Men Only
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner Seating Registration Opens
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm HALL OF FAME RECEPTION: Host Bar
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm AWARDS DINNER & CELEBRATION
2:15 pm – 2:45 pm Photo Lounge, Music & Networking