Sunday, October 11th

*All times in Central Time*

2:30 - 2:45 pm: Welcome and Kick-Off

Patti Phillips, Women Leaders in College Sports

2:45 - 3:15 pm: Robin Roberts

Up Close with Robin: The Woman. The Leader.

Moderated by Patti Phillips, Women Leaders in College Sports
Presented by adidas


3:15 - 3:45 pm: Women Leaders Connect!

Live connection breakout sessions to spark discussion, encourage learning and foster connection between attendees. Each breakout room will be led by an industry leader, including past Women Leaders board members, industry trailblazers and sitting athletic directors and commissioners. Check out our outstanding industry leaders HERE to plan which Connect session you will join! 

ALL ACCESS attendees will join a private Women Leaders Connect sessions with keynote, Robin Roberts during this time! Learn more and upgrade your registration here!

4:00 - 4:50 pm: Mom Truths from Working Moms

Talk about STRONG MOMS! This panel of real world working moms will share their truths on leading at work and home. Jennifer Cohen of University of Washington moderates the conversation between Jocelyn Gates of Boston College, Natalie Winkelfoos of Oberlin College, Joni Taylor of University of Georgia and Dionna Widder of the Houston Dynamo & Houston Dash.
Presented by RealResponse

5:10 - 6:00 pm: Racial Equity: Leading With Courage

This outstanding panel featuring four women leaders will discuss the timely and important topic of racial equity. Sandra Richards of Morgan Stanley moderates the conversation between Kim Davis of the NHL, Cathy Engelbert of the WNBA and Carol Fulp of Fulp Diversity, LLC as they discuss how they are using their platform to create change and pursue social justice.
Presented by Morgan Stanley Global Sports & Entertainment

 

6:20 - 6:45 pm: NCAA President, Mark Emmert

A live conversation on navigating the new world of college athletics

Moderated by Sandy Barbour, Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics, Penn State

  

6:45 - 7:15 pm: Nike Celebration of Women! 2020 Award Winner Recognition and Interviews

Celebrating our 2020 award recipients with interviews by Jacqie McWilliams, President of Women Leaders in College Sports
Presented by Nike

 


Monday, October 12th

9:30 - 9:40 am: Day 2 Kick-Off with Patti Phillips

9:40-10:10 am: Carla Harris

Intentional Leadership: Leading with Power in Turbulent Times

Presented by Morgan Stanley

10:10 - 10:40 am: Women Leaders Connect!

Live connection breakout sessions to spark discussion, encourage learning and foster connection between attendees. Each breakout room will be led by an industry leader, including past Women Leaders board members, industry trailblazers and sitting athletic directors and commissioners. Check out our outstanding industry leaders HERE to plan which Connect session you will join!

ALL ACCESS attendees will join a private Women Leaders Connect sessions with keynote, Carla Harris during this time! Live Q&A with the keynote will be moderated by Kathleen Kunkler, Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor and Sports and Entertainment Director at Morgan Stanley. Learn more and upgrade your registration here!

10:55 - 11:25 am: Live Chat with Coach Muffet McGraw

Finding and Using Your Voice

Moderated by Jill Bodensteiner, Director of Athletics at Saint Joseph's
University and member of the Women Leaders Board of Directors
Presented by Daktronics



11:25 - 11:55 am: Women Leaders Connect!

Live connection breakout sessions to spark discussion, encourage learning and foster connection between attendees. Each breakout room will be led by an industry leader, including past Women Leaders board members, industry trailblazers and sitting athletic directors and commissioners. Check out our outstanding industry leaders HERE to plan which Connect session you will join!

ALL ACCESS attendees will join a private Women Leaders Connect sessions with keynote, Muffet McGraw during this time! Live Q&A with the keynote will be moderated by Lynn Holzman, Vice President of Women’s Basketball, NCAA. Learn more and upgrade your registration here!

12:00 - 12:20 pm: Celebration of Advancement and Passing of the Women Leaders Torch 

Get ready to wave your pennant! Women Leaders will celebrate the women who have advanced into Athletic Director & Commissioner roles so far in 2020 and Women Leaders 2020 President, Jacqie McWilliams will pass the Women Leaders torch to Incoming 2021 President, Sandy Barbour.

12:20 - 1:15 pm: Lunch & Strong Squad Connection

Take a break to stretch your legs, grab lunch or a snack. If you opted-in to join a Strong Squad, use this time to connect with your squad. Not in a Strong Squad? Feel free to start a conversation with another attendee. Navigate to “attendees” on the Women Leaders X platform and send a message to a fellow woman leader!

1:15 - 2:15 pm: Brené Brown

A Conversation with Brené Brown on Daring Leadership

Moderated by Anne St. Peter, Founder of Global Prairie, and Patti Phillips, CEO of Women Leaders in College Sports
Presented by Global Prairie


2:15 - 2:45 pm: Women Leaders Connect!

Live connection breakout sessions to spark discussion, encourage learning and foster connection between attendees. Each breakout room will be led by an industry leader, including past Women Leaders board members, industry trailblazers and sitting athletic directors and commissioners. Check out our outstanding industry leaders HERE to plan which Connect session you will join!

*Note: There is no All Access Women Leaders Connect session during this time. All Access Attendees will be able to join a general session facilitated by one of our industry leaders.

5:30 - 6:30 pm: adidas Girl Power Hour!
Virtual National Happy Hour and Concert!

Tune into the adidas Girl Power Hour – the WOMEN LEADERS X grand finale – for a concert with featured band, INDIGO GIRLS!  We are thrilled to have them bring their decades of musical experience to WOMEN LEADERS X to close out our event. After the concert, join us for a nationwide virtual happy hour! Engage virtually with women from your region, or network with women across the country and meet someone new! Following the 30 minute concert, attendees will be able to choose and “enter” one of the nine Girl Power Hours happening on the WOMEN LEADERS X platform.