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Virtual Equality Lounge®: Pivoting with Positivity and Proactivity

Virtual Equality Lounge®: Pivoting with Positivity and Proactivity


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VIRTUAL EQUALITY LOUNGE®:

Pivoting with Positivity and Proactivity

DATE & TIME
Tuesday, April 21 | 10am – 3:30pm EST / 7am – 12:30pm PST

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

10AM – 10:45AM EST How to Keep a Team Mindset in Work-From-Home Mode
Shelley Zalis, CEO, The Female Quotient
Pam Kaufman, President, ViacomCBS Consumer Products
Alia Lamborghini, VP, Client Sales & Strategy, Verizon Media
Jessica Bartlett, VP of People, Braze
Caroline Rhodes, VP Corporate Relations, Diageo North America

10:45AM – 11:30AM Future-Proofing Workplace Policies  
Ronda Carnegie, Chief Innovation Officer, The Female Quotient
Joyce Chang, Chair of Global Research, J.P. Morgan
Jane Sarnecky, Commanding Officer, USCGC RICHARD ETHERIDGE
Lorraine Hariton, President & CEO, Catalyst
Frida Polli, CEO and Co-Founder, Pymetrics
Lauren Wesley Wilson, Founder and President, ColorComm

11:30AM – 12:15PM EST Healthy Families, Healthy Businesses
Alexis Glick, CEO, GENYouth
Nadia Khamis, Director of Corporate Engagement, Planned Parenthood
Pam Jeffords, Partner, Workforce of the Future, Diversity and Inclusion, PwC
Anthea “Nurse Noel” Noel RN, BSN, MS, SANE
Catherine Powell, Head of Experiences, Airbnb

12:15PM – 1PM EST Resourcefulness: A Leadership Superpower
Ronda Carnegie, Chief Innovation Officer, The Female Quotient
Kathi Sharpe-Ross, CEO & President, THE SHARPE ALLIANCE and Author, RE:INVENT YOUR LIFE! WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

Belinda Parmar, OBE The Empathy Business
Neneh Diallo, Principal, The NDG Agency
Angela Guy, SVP Diversity & Inclusion, L’Oréal USA
Deemah Alyahya, Digital Economy & Innovation Advisor, and Founder, WomenSpark

1PM – 1:45PM EST Leading with Empathy During Times of Crisis
Lucia Knell, Director of Brand Partnerships, Upworthy
Jennifer Bellamy, VP, Client Sales & Strategy, Verizon Media
Domenika Lynch, Founder and Principal, DCL Insight

Theia Smith, Director, Workforce of the Future, Diversity and Inclusion, PwC

1:45PM – 2:30PM EST Equity’s New Normal
Shelley Zalis, CEO, The Female Quotient (Moderator)
Sheila Patel, Chairman, Goldman Sachs Asset Management
Shannon Britton, VP, Business Transformation and Engagement, Diageo
Robin Jones, US Workforce Transformation Leader, Deloitte Consulting

2:30PM – 3:15PM EST IRL Will Never Be The Same
Anna Blue, Chief Next Gen Officer, The Female Quotient
Lisa M. Coleman, Ph.D., SVP, Global Inclusion and Strategic Innovation, New York University
Shachar Scott, Global Head of Brand Marketing, Snap Inc.
Shelbie Rassler, Student Musician & Composer, The Boston Conservatory & The Juilliard School
Gitanjali Rao, STEM Promoter/Inventor & Student

3:15PM – 3:30PM EST Special Student Performance 
All-female cast of student musicians from Berklee College of Music, The Boston Conservatory, and Elon University


We are all advancing equality — together!