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Program Schedule

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9:00 AM

Welcoming Remarks

Headshot photo of Joyce Kulhawik

Headshot photo of Susan MacKenty Brady

Joyce Kulhawik, Emmy Award-Winning Journalist
Susan MacKenty Brady, CEO, Simmons University Institute for Inclusive Leadership

9:15 AM

Opening Keynote

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Tiffany Dufu, Founder and Author

9:45 AM

Morning Keynote 1

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Tererai Trent, Author and Educator

10:30 AM

Business Panel

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MODERATOR: Kerry Seitz, Vice President, Women’s Leadership
Simmons University Institute of Inclusive Leadership

11:00 AM

Networking and Virtual Booths


11:15 AM

Morning Keynote 2

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President Lynn Perry Wooten’s “Fireside Chat”

Lynn Perry Wooten, President, Simmons University

12:00 PM

Business Panel

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MODERATOR: Elisa van Dam, Vice President, Allyship & Inclusion
Simmons University Institute of Inclusive Leadership

12:40 PM

Networking and Virtual Booths


1:00 PM

Helen G. Drinan Visionary Leader Award


1:15 PM

Afternoon Keynote: To Be Announced


1:30 PM

Closing Keynote

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A moderated conversation: Mindy Kaling with Jenna Bush Hager

Mindy Kaling, Writer, producer, and actor

2:15 PM

Program End