2017 Women's Leadership Conference
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2017 Women's Leadership Conference

When: 9/21/2017
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Intercontinental Hotel
9801 Carnegie Ave
Cleveland, Ohio  44106
United States
Contact: Pam Smith, CSHRM Administrator

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Join us for the Third Annual Women's Leadership Conference!

Date: Thurs., Sept 21, 2017

Conference Schedule:


7:15 am-8:00 am:                 Registration / Continental Breakfast / Exhibit Hall

8:00am-9:10am:                   Welcome / Morning Keynote by Kristen Baird Adams with Paul Clark - Fireside Chat

9:10am-9:30am:                   Break / Exhibit Hall

9:30am-10:20am:                 1st Breakout Session

Maureen Thune (more details coming soon)

Mel McGee
Designing the Future: Why Women Can Build a Smarter & More Creative Tech Industry

Barb Singer
The Language of Influence and Accelerating Your Career

10:20am-10:40am:               Break / Exhibit Hall

10:40am-11:30am:               2nd Breakout Session

Amy Sullivan
Can We Do it All? The Superwoman Phenomenon

Yolanda Armstrong
It's Merely a Temporary Inconvenience

Linda Roman
Negotiation: An Essential Life Skill

11:45am-1:45pm:                 Lunch / Keynote by Justine Siegal

1:45pm-2:00pm:                   Break / Exhibit Hall

2:00 pm-2:50pm:                  3rd Breakout Session

Courtney Gras
Entrepreneur is a Verb

Corey Minor Smith
Driven: Juvenile Department to Juris Doctorate

Kim Riley
Outwit, Outplay, Outlast - Getting Your Voice Heard in a Male Dominated World

2:50pm- 3:15pm:                  Break/Exhibit Hall (snack)

3:15 pm-4:30pm:                  Closing Keynotes and Prize Drawings


Cost:  $149.00 per person
(For groups of 5 or more $119 each, contact Pam Smith at 216-533-3661 for group discount code)

Recertification Credits:
The conference will be submitted for HRCI and SHRM recertification credits.
Conference Details:
Thursday, September 21, 2017
InterContinental Hotel
9801 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106



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No refunds after Thursday, August 31st.  Substitutions or replacements can be made no later than Monday, September 18th


For groups of 5 or more registering at the same time please contact Pam Smith at cshrm@sbcglobal.net for discounted registration.


We at WLCNEO wanted to make sure you were informed and ready for the day!  If you haven't yet, make sure to check out the latest details on our website which includes all session topics:  www.wlcneo.com


A few key reminders:

· Location: Intercontinental Hotel 9801 Carnegie Ave, Cleveland, OH Cleveland, Ohio

· Doors open at 7:15 please arrive early and expect delays due to construction

· The networking breakfast starts at 7:15 am

· The program begins PROMPTLY at 8:00 am in the Grand Ballroom

· Bring Business Cards  there will be many prize drawings  

· Attire: business casual

· Breakfast, lunch, and snacks/refreshments are all included

Parking you have 2 options: 

Valet parking available, based on availability--$12 per car  

Self-parking is located in the 100th street garage located at 100th and Carnegie and connects to the hotel via sky way--$10 per car


Carpool Coupon!

Any guest that participates in carpooling to the conference will receive a coupon for a complimentary appetizer in Table 45--no purchase necessary!

*see representative at registration for coupon


Can't wait to see you on September 21st ... it is going to be an INCREDIBLE day!

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