2017 Agenda

Browse last year’s agenda, below, to get a sense of what you’ll experience in one incredible day this November!

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8:00 am - 5:00 pm Health & Wellness Mini-Sessions Health & Wellness Pavilion | Exhibit Hall
Visit the Health & Wellness Pavilion inside the Exhibit Hall to meet & learn from wellness experts all throughout the day!
Health & Wellness Classroom Schedule:
10:00 am - 11:00 am Breakout Session I Meeting Rooms

Session Key:

W = Workshop. Interactive sessions that include exercises, role-plays and other activities which offer practical advice

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a thought leader in the space, these sessions will offer a brief “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from experts in the trenches

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories to offer a perspective on managing life experiences

Draw Your Big Idea: The Ultimate Creativity Tool for Turning Thoughts into Action (W)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Breakout Session III Meeting Rooms

Session Key:

W = Workshop. Interactive sessions that include exercises, role-plays and other activities which offer practical advice

POE = Panel of Experts. Led by a thought leader in the space, these sessions will offer a brief “state of the climate” followed by a sharing of best practices and lessons learned from experts in the trenches

LP = Life Perspective. These sessions offer a mix of advice and inspiration by sharing real life stories to offer a perspective on managing life experiences

Working with Difficult People: Navigating Different Personalities for Career Success (POE)
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Small Business Roundtables Exhibit Hall
Led by an expert facilitator, roundtables offer an informal and intimate setting to share best practices around a focused and specific topics within the small business and entrepreneurial space. Roundtables are discussion based and will not feature a formal presentation. We encourage attendees to come with questions. Each roundtable will be offered a total of three times to allow attendees the opportunity to participate in multiple discussions on different topics. Roundtables will take place at the following times: 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm; 3:35 pm – 4:05 pm; 4:10 pm – 4:40 pm
Roundtable 1 | Crowd-Funding Best Practices
Roundtable 2 | Taking Your Business from Idea to Reality
Roundtable 3 | Adapting Your Sales Strategy to Your Audience
Roundtable 5 | A Gaffe Survival Guide
Roundtable 6 | Creating Your Company’s Culture
3:00 pm - 4:40 pm Social Media Roundtables Exhibit Hall
Roundtable 1 | Snapchat: Use This “Living in the Moment” App to Brand Your Business
Roundtable 2 | Video 101: The Ultimate Guide to Creating Social Video that Drives Results
Roundtable 3 | Turn your Blog into Your Business
Roundtable 4 | Leverage your Social Media to Impact Traditional Media
Roundtable 5 | Create Influence with Instagram
Roundtable 6 | How to Create Compelling Web Content
Roundtable 7 | Maximizing Social Media in the Job Search
Roundtable 8 | Run a Smarter Multichannel Social Campaign
5:00 pm Conference Closes
Thank you for joining us!