2019 Women Leaders National Convention Agenda 

**More details will be filled in as they become available

We intentionally design programming at the Women Leaders National Convention to appeal to a variety of preferences and learning styles, so every attendee will learn, bring back actionable takeaways to their team, and be inspired! Check back often to get detailed descriptions of the keynote speakers, Power Panels, breakouts, TedX-style talks we'll offer.

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Sunday, October 13, 2019

7:30 am - 2 pm: NCAA Division II Governance Academy

DII grantees only

9 am - 6 pm: Registration & Women Leaders Store Open

11 am - 2 pm: Women Leaders Board Meeting

presented by: Generator Studio
Closed meeting

12 - 1:30 pm: First-Time Attendee Workshop

Advanced sign-up required; sign up during the registration process

1:45 - 2:45 pm: Career Catalyst: Mock Interviews

Formerly called Personal Branding Center

2 - 3:30 pm: CWSA Honda Cup Board Meeting

Closed meeting

3 - 4 pm: Power Panels

4:30 - 5:30 pm: Opening Keynote

presented by: Daktronics

5:30 - 7 pm: Welcome Reception 

presented by: Fiesta Bowl

6:45 - 8:30 pm: Women Leaders Board of Directors & Local Organizing Committee Dinner

presented by: Global Diversity Logistics & Ice Miller

9 - 10:30 pm: Leaders Lounge

presented by: Relation Insurance & Mutual of Omaha

Monday, October 14, 2019

6:15 - 7:15 am: Fit to Lead: Group Fitness

7:30 - 8:30 am: Women of Color Conversation

presented by: Perkins & Will

7:30 - 8:30 am: Conference Women Administrators Meeting

7:30 am - 5 pm: Registration & Women Leaders Store Open

7:30 - 8:45 am: Continental Breakfast

presented by: Anthony Travel

8:45 - 10 am: Morning Keynote

presented by: Eastman

10 am - 5:30 pm: Career Catalyst: One-on-One Coaching Sessions

10:30 - 11:30 am: Executive Leadership Track

Mi-Ai Parrish: Leading Change During Challenging Times

presented by: Global Prairie

10:30 - 11:30 am: Power Panels

12 - 1:20 pm: Nike Lifetime Achievement Awards Luncheon celebrating our Past Presidents

presented by: Nike

1:45 - 2:45 pm: Executive Leadership Track

Lindsey Pollak: The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the Multigenerational Workplace
Presented by: Midtown Signs

1:45 - 2:45 pm: TEDx Talks

3 - 4 pm: Executive Leadership Track

Van Adams: Leveraging Your Leadership Brand for Impact

3 - 4:30 pm: Breakout Sessions

presented by: Buchalter

3:30 - 4:40 p.m: EI Catalyst: Managing Your Personal Brand

5 - 6 pm: President's Reception

presented by: Cherry Sports Gear & Visit Phoenix

6 - 8 pm: Dinner on your own

8 - 10 pm: Party for a Purpose

presented by: Adidas

10 - 11 pm: Leaders Lounge

presented by: Relation Insurance & Mutual of Omaha

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

6:30 - 7:30 am: Fit to Lead: Yoga

7:30 - 8:30 am: Women Leaders Board Meeting

7:30 am - 1 pm: Registration & Women Leaders Store Open

7:30 - 8:30 am: Division I NCAA Championships Survey Meeting

8:45 - 10:45 am: Business Session & Celebration of Advancement

presented by: Final Four Phoenix Local Organizing Committee

11 am - 12 pm: Power Panels

12:30 - 2:15 pm: Jostens Administrator of the Year Awards Luncheon

presented by: Jostens

2:45 - 3:45 pm: Power Panels

3 - 6:15 pm: President/Search Firm Roundtable Presented by: NCAA

Open to members of the Executive Candidate List only and pre-registration is required (opening in early August)

6:30 pm: Division III Women Leaders NEXT

presented by: BSN Sports, 3 Fold Group, & Strategic Edge
Advanced sign-up required; sign up through the registration process.
*Must be a Division III Athletic Director or Commissioner to attend