2014 Women's Leadership Conference

September 25, 2014 7:30am to 5:00pm







Thursday, September 25

7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

RiverCenter, Davenport


Be purposeful about your future and reserve your day to attend the 2014 Women's Leadership Conference to discover or develop your leadership skills. Internationally renowned speakers will inspire you to take on the challenge of leadership and use your best assets to lead others.


Join more than 500 regional women leaders for a day of excitement, learning, inspiration, and networking. Gain knowledge and empowerment to dare to greater leadership in your career, personal life and community.


Keynote Speakers and Presenters



Azure Antoinette,

Poet, spoken word artist and the "Maya Angelou of the Millennial Generation"


Molly Fletcher,

Renowned sports agent and founder of MWF Enterprises


Dr. Mary Donohue,

Educator, author and founder of The Donohue Mentoring System


Dr. Sarah Fisher Gardial,

Dean of University of Iowa Tippie College of Business



Linda Newborn,

Leadership consultant and retired VP of Deere & Company


Christopher Ulrich,

Body language expert and personal coach


 



Conference Agenda

 


7:30-8:30 a.m. Registration

Continental Breakfast

Networking Time


 

8:30-8:45 a.m. Opening Remarks


 

8:45-9:30 a.m. Morning Keynote

Azure Antoinette


9:30-9:45 a.m. Break



9:45-10:30 a.m. First Breakout Session


10:30-10:45 a.m. Break


10:45-11:30 a.m. Second Breakout Session


11:30-11:45 a.m. Break

 

11:45-12:30 p.m. Third Breakout Session



12:30-12:45 p.m. Break

 


12:45-1:45 p.m. Luncheon Keynote

Molly Fletcher


1:45-2:00 p.m. Break



2:00-3:15 p.m. CEO/Executive Forum



3:15-3:30 p.m. Closing Remarks



3:30-5:00 p.m. Cocktails and Networking


 

Breakout Session Options:


Dr. Mary Donohue

"Stop. Listen. Lead."

 

Dr. Sarah Fisher Gardial

"Negotiate Like a Woman: Get What You Want (and Deserve)"

 

Linda Newborn

"Developing the Courage to Lead"


Christopher Ulrich

"Use the New Body Language to Turn Cubic Zirconia into Diamond Relationships"

 

Forum Executives and CEOs

CEO Executive Forum for Women's Leadership Conference

Fees


Cost

Member Registration

$150

Non Member Registration

$150

Corporate Table of 8

$1,200


Three Ways To Register


1. Online at https://www.womens-connection.org/event-registration.html?type=calendar&id=150

2. Mail the registration form to:
Women's Connection
230 16th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
3. Phone (309)631-0167


Refund Policy


Registrations cancelled before September 5 will be refunded the full registration fee.
Registrations cancelled from September 6 - September 21 will be refunded the full registration fee minus a $25 processing charge.
No refunds will be given after September 21, but substitutions are allowed.


Thank You to our Conference Sponsors


Presenting Sponsor:

Major Sponsors:




In-kind Sponsors:


Hotel Blackhawk

ECS

Isabel Bloom

KMXG-Mix96

KWQC-TV6

Pear Advertising

Quad-City Times

Social Media More with Less

Visual Imaging

RiverCenter





Click Here To Register For This Event

Key Sponsors

  In-Kind Sponsors Event Sponsors
       
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  • QC Times
  • KWQC-TV6
  • KMXG-Mix96
  • Hotel Blackhawk
  • ECS
  • Isabel Bloom
  • Pear Advertising
Riverboat Development Authority DHCU Merrill Lynch Senior Star at Elmore Place St. Ambrose University Missman The Stanley Foundation McLaughlin Motors Metro MRI Center Southeast National Bank Ruhl & Ruhl Alcoa Quad City Bank & Trust Tippie MBA
230 16th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201 phone (309) 631-0167 e-mail info@womens-connection.org