This event is SOLD OUT!
$65 per employee of member firms;
$80 per non-member
$585 per table of 10 (members only)
Cherry Bekaert LLP
Dixon Hughes Goodman | Women Forward
Red Hat, Inc.
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of North Carolina
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Claire Shipman Headlines Women's Leadership Conference
Join hundreds of professional women at this half-day educational and networking conference, which features a keynote from Claire Shipman. Shipman is a regular contributor on Good Morning America and other national broadcasts for ABC News. She is the co-author of two New York Times bestsellers: “The Confidence Code: The Art and Science of Self-Assurance—and What Women Need to Know” and “Womenomics: Work Less, Achieve More, Live Better.”
The conference features a panel of successful local women who will share their own personal and professional stories. Hear about the challenges they've faced and the successes they've achieved. Find out what they do to find balance in an ever-changing world. Panelists include:
- DeLisa Alexander, Red Hat
- Ravila Gupta, Umicore USA (moderator)
- Hilda Pinnix-Ragland, Duke Energy
- Jennifer Tolle Whiteside, NC Community Foundation
- Beth Wood, State Auditor
Attendees will be able to attend two 45-minute sessions. Topics include:
- Sponsor, Mentor, Advisor: Differences & Details
Henry Campen, Parker Poe, and Becky Jacobs, Simple Change Wellness, will talk about the importance of having and being a sponsor/mentor and provide ways to find one that is the right fit for you.
- Navigating Change
Amy Baker, EY, and Diane Craver, Accuro, will discuss how to purposefully navigate change in ever-changing business environments
- Positioning Yourself to be Financially Confident
Sonja Calabria, Marsh & McLennan Agency, Bonnie Bowers, Cherry Bekaert, and Beth Hallowell, PNC, will provide insight from the benefits, investment, and tax side of the finance world.
- Communicating with Confidence & Impact
Diane Adams, Qlik Technologies, and Sharon Delaney McCloud, Greenroom Communications, will discuss the importance of how to effectively communicate in the workplace.
Schedule (as of 2.23.16)
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. – Registration, Networking, and Sponsor Tables
8:30 – 9:45 a.m. – Opening Remarks and Panel Discussion
9:45 – 10 a.m. – Networking Break
10 – 10:45 a.m. – Breakout Session #1 (choose from one of the four above)
10:45 – 11 a.m. – Networking Break
11 – 11:45 a.m. – Breakout Session #2 (choose from one of the four above)
11:45 a.m. – Noon – Networking Break
Noon – 1:25 p.m. – Lunch and Keynote Speaker
1:25 – 1:30 p.m. – Final Remarks (book signing following)
The conference includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and healthy break.
Located in the heart of downtown Raleigh, the Raleigh Convention Center has convenient parking and full handicap accessibility. View a map and more details here.
You can also have parking information right at your fingertips by downloading the new Downtown Raleigh app here on iOS or here on Google Play.
RSVP by March 4
Online registration is now closed.
This event is SOLD OUT!
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