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2019 WomEngineers Day Schedule

Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership

Empowering Women to Lead in the Global Engineering Industry

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Saturday, April 13
Event Location
Registration | 7:15–8 a.m.
Registration 2nd Floor Atrium
Scrambled eggs, breakfast potatoes, bacon, assorted muffins, Starbucks coffee bar
Ballroom ABC
Welcome & Opening Address | 8–8:20 a.m.
Mark Dean, Interim Dean of the Tickle College of Engineering
Ballroom ABC
Keynote Address | 8:20–8:50 a.m.
Your Three Superpowers for Success at Work
Barbie Bigelow, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Black & Veatch Corporation
Ballroom ABC
Workshop | 9–9:25 a.m.
Networking: It’s Not Just What You Know, It’s Who You Know Ballroom ABC
Networking | 9:30–9:45 a.m.
Mini networking Ballroom ABC
Panel | 9:50–10:15 a.m.
#SocialMedia&Personal Branding Ballroom ABC
Break | 10:15–10:30 a.m.
LinkedIn Booth 2nd Floor Atrium
Breakout 1 | 10:30-11:10 a.m.
Let’s Make a Deal: A Talk about Negotiation (workshop) Ballroom ABC or Room 362
Dare to Share: Mentoring (workshop) Room 262
Now and Zen: The Balance Between Work and Life (panel) Room 270
Breakout 2 | 11:20 a.m–12:00 p.m.
Look into the Crystal Ball: What Are Your Career Options? Ballroom ABC or Room 362
Barriers and Bias: A Panel on the Value of Diversity Room 262
Confronting Discrimination and How to be Part of an Inclusive Culture Room 270
Lunch | 12:00–12:45 p.m.
Boxed Lunch Ballroom ABC
Breakout 3 | 12:45–1:20 p.m
Are We There Yet? A Look at Career Planning Ballroom ABC or Room 362
Self-Esteem: Own Your Place Room 262
Hard communication in the Workplace Room 270
Networking | 1:30–2:15 p.m.
Networking Event Ballroom ABC
Closing | 2:15–2:30 p.m.
Take-aways/Adjourn Ballroom ABC