SPEAKERS

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Tuesday, July 28

9:00 am — 8:00 pm

Registration open

Palos Verdes Ballroom Foyer

11:00 am — 5:00 pm

Coty Nail Spa
Last appointment at 4:30pm

The Terranea Spa

3:30 pm — 5:00 pm

Start Now: Achieve Greatness through Disruptive Innovation
Ann Christensen
 President, Clayton Christensen Institute  for Disruptive Innovation

Marineland Ballroom

5:30 pm — 6:30 pm

Palos Verdes Terrace

6:30 pm — 6:45 pm

Welcoming Remarks
Joan Toth President and CEO, Network of Executive Women

Palos Verdes Ballroom

6:45 pm — 7:30 pm

A Special Conversation with Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore actress and women’s advocate
Carmen Bauza Senior Vice President and General Merchandising Manager, Consumables and Health and Wellness, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Palos Verdes Ballroom

7:30 pm — 9:00 pm

Forum Dinner

Catalina Terrace

Wednesday, July 29

6:00 am — 6:45 am

Yoga Studio in Terranea Spa

6:30 am — 7:30 pm

Registration open

Palos Verdes Ballroom Foyer

6:45 am — 7:45 am

Networking breakfast

Catalina Ballroom and Terrace

General Session

8:00 am — 8:30 am

Opening remarks
NEW Board Vice Chair Karen Stuckey  Senior Vice President,  Softlines and General Merchandise Sourcing,  Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
Joan Toth President and CEO, Network of Executive Women

Palos Verdes Ballroom

8:30 am — 9:15 am

Welcome
Forum Co-chair Trish Lukasik SVP, PepsiCo Warehouse Sales,  PepsiCo Inc.
Forum Co-chair Carmen Bauza Senior Vice President and General Merchandising Manager, Consumables and Health and Wellness, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

9:15 am — 10:00 am

Opening keynote
Building Your World of Limitless Possibilities

Debra Sandler  Board Director,  Gannett Co.

10:00 am — 10:30 am

Networking break

Palos Verdes Foyer

10:30 am — 12:00 pm

NEWTalks
Powerful Real-Life Stories from the Front Lines of Change

Riding the Wave of Exponential Innovation
Marcus Shingles 
Senior Principal, Deloitte

Rethinking “Customer First”
Maria Renz
Technical Advisor to  CEO Jeff Bezos,  Amazon.com Inc.

Disrupting Leadership: Game On!
Cindy Kent
President and General Manager, Drug Delivery Systems Division, 3M

12:00 pm — 12:15 pm

Introduction to Deep Dive Discussions
Carmen Bauza
Senior Vice President and General Merchandising Manager, Consumables and Health and Wellness, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

12:15 pm — 1:30 pm

Palos Verdes Terrace

1:45 pm — 3:00 pm

Deep Dive Discussions

Riding the Wave of Exponential Innovation
Marcus Shingles
Partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Facilitator: Christy Consler  Senior Vice President,  Founder and CEO,  Sustainable Leadership Advisors

Marineland Ballroom 1

Rethinking “Customer First”
Maria Renz
Technical Advisor to CEO Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com Inc.
Facilitator: Debra Langford CEO, The Langford Company

Marineland Ballroom 2

Disrupting Leadership: Game On!
Cindy Kent
 President and General Manager,  Drug Delivery Systems Division, 3M
Facilitator: Jan Hill  Consultant and Coach,  Hill Enterprises Inc.

Marineland Ballroom 3

3:00 pm — 3:30 pm

Afternoon Break

Palos Verdes Foyer

3:30 pm — 4:30 pm

Palos Verdes Ballroom

4:30 pm — 5:30 pm

Peer Coaching

5:30 pm — 6:30 pm

Personal time

6:30 pm — 7:30 pm

Palos Verdes Terrace

7:30 pm — 9:30 pm

Palos Verdes Terrace

Thursday, July 30

6:30 am — 12:30 pm

Registration open

Palos Verdes Foyer

6:45 am — 7:45 am

Networking Breakfast

Catalina Ballroom and Terrace

8:00 am — 8:15 am

Co-chair Check-In
Carmen Bauza
Senior Vice President and General Merchandising Manager, Consumables and Health and Wellness, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Palos Verdes Ballroom

8:15 am — 8:30 am

Creating a Collective Voice

NEW Inclusion Chair Ken Charles

Vice President, Global Inclusion and Staffing, General Mills

8:30 am — 9:00 am

Disruption Debrief: What Have You Learned So Far?
Trish Lukasik SVP, PepsiCo Warehouse Sales, PepsiCo Inc.

9:00 am — 9:45 am

Morning Keynote
The Power of a Career with No Limits
Denise Pickett
 President,  American Express OPEN
Trish Lukasik SVP, PepsiCo Warehouse Sales, PepsiCo Inc.

9:45 am — 10:00 am

Networking Break

10:00 am — 10:45 am

Closing keynote address
Drive Creative Disruption — and Bring Others Along
Daniel Pink
Management guru and best-selling author

10:45 am — 11:00 am

Farewell remarks
Joan Toth
President and CEO, Network of Executive Women

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