Friday, October 19
Willard Intercontinental
1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
(Cocktail reception to follow)

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2017 Women In Construction Conference Agenda

7:30 am: Registration and Breakfast

8:15 am: Welcome to the 12th Annual Women in Construction Conference / Speakers: Barbara Werther and Rashida MacMurray-Abdullah

8:45 am: A Career Journey: Conversation with Courtney DeBord / Speaker: Courtney DeBord

9:15 am: The Rearview Mirror - Objects May be Closer Than They Appear / Speakers: Sarah Pearlstein, Pat Larrabee, Lisa Enloe and Barbara Wagner (by pre-recorded video)

10:00 am: Break

10:25 am: Deconstructing the Glass Ceiling: Powerful Strategies to Navigate Your Way To the Top / Speaker: Donna Daley

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11:10 am: Advocating for Yourself / Speakers: Danielle Edberg, Laura Miller, Monica Barnett, Nancy Schnee, and Clare Archer

12:15 pm: Lunch

1:15 pm: Keynote Speech / Speaker: Tamika Tremaglio

1:45 pm: What's #Trending? / Speakers: Erin Watstein, Deborah Murphy, Lakshimi Nalluri, and George Hawkins

2:30 pm: Break

2:40 pm: Creating the Business Case for Diversity and Fostering an Inclusive Environment / Speakers: Rashida MacMurray-Abdullah, Manar Morales, Sylvia James, Alissa Stayn, Shavonne Gordon and Paola Moya

3:40 pm: What Color is Your Personality?

4:10 pm: Gentrification: If You Build it, They Will Come / Speakers: Vanassa Simmons, Scott Plank, Martiena Schneller, Henry Gilford and Jim Knight

4:55 pm: Closing Remarks / Speaker: Barbara Werther

Networking/Cocktail Reception to follow

Agenda content is subject to change