summit schedule

BELOW IS THE 2017 SUMMIT SCHEDULE. CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR THE 2018 SCHEDULE


Wednesday, MARCH 22

MEMBER MEET UP 5-7pm

New Harvest Coffee & Spirits, the Arcade Providence
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thursday, MARCH 23

HERE WE ARE: A FEMINIST PARTY WITH AUTHOR KELLY JENSEN 6-8pm

Lady Project Works
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FRIDAY, MARCH 24

MEET THE CITY MANAGERS + LADY PROJECT TEAM 4-5pm

The Dean Hotel
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TOAST THE SUMMIT WITH MAILCHIMP 5-7PM

Malted Barley
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VIP GIFTING SUITE 5-7pm

Hatch Entrepreneurship Center
Hosted by: Easy Entertaining, Hatch + Chloe Wine Collection
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THE BIG LIFE: BAD ASS BABES DINNER WITH ANN SHOKET 5:30-7:30pm

Upserve
Hosted by: Upserve
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WEIRD IN A WORLD THAT'S NOT: WHISKEY + WINE WITH JENNIFER ROMOLINI 5:30-7:30pm

New Harvest Coffee & Spirits, the Arcade Providence
Hosted by: New Harvest Coffee & Spirits
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SUMMIT KICK OFF PARTY 7-9pm

Madewell at Providence Place
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SATURDAY, MARCH 25

The Lady Project Summit at The VETS Memorial Auditorium

CHECK IN + BREAKFAST by New Harvest Coffee, Panera + Ting Barnard  7-8:30am

OPENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER   8:30-9:30am

lisa jakub

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 1   9:45-10:45am

Jennifer Romolini- Embrace Your Weird: How to deal at work when you're a misfit

Emily Belden- "What's Your Fan-ta-ta-sy?" - Why This Question Matters Now More Than Ever

Marcia Coné - Permission Granted: Changing the Paradigm for Women in Leadership

Alexandra Dickinson - Cultivating the Negotiation Mindset: How to Set Big Goals, Identify and Remove your Obstacles, and Create the Success You Seek

Adrian Granzella Larssen - Plan Your Pivot: How to Make a Major Career Change Without Scrapping Everything You’ve Ever Worked For

Jordana Kier & Alex Friedman - Building A Brand By Women, For Women

Lily Herman - (Net)Work B*tch: How to Make the Internet Do Wonders for Your Career

Clare Bresnahan - When You Run, We All Win

PANEL // Women in STEM: Abbey Titcom, Yuri Tomikawa, Kim Arcand &  Zalyndria Crosby, moderated by Joy Liu

LUNCH BY Ellie's Bakery 11am + 12pm

Summit guests can choose from Lunch Group 1 (early lunch, late workshops) or Group 2 (late lunch, early workshops)
 

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 2 11am-12pm
Lunch Group 2
Lunch includes The Big Life: a conversation with Ann Shoket

Gabrielle Bill - Putting YOU into your resume: Top Techniques to Standing Out From the Crowd

Ellie Brown - Writing an Effective Artist Statement

Jessica Cording - Self-Care For Entrepreneurs

Rosalie Berrios - How to Become a Miracle Magnet to Kick Ass in Life, Business and Love

Kaitlyn Vicente & Naomi Simmers - Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Lady Gaga - Online and Offline Community Management

PANEL // MEDIA: Loren Raye, Rebekah Epstein, Caitlin Abber, Rhonesha Byng,  Lily Herman, Elana Gross & Nisha Chittal, moderated by Nicole Arias

 

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 2 12:15-1:15pm
Lunch Group 1
Lunch includes Weird in a World That's Not: a conversation with Jennifer Romolini

Devin Donaldson - From Growing Pains to Growth That Pays: An Optimistic Approach to Business Success

Ashley Crouch - Easy Visibility: 5 Techniques to Master the Media on a Shoestring Budget

Cynthia Newman - Money Mavens: Figuring Out Your Finances in Your 20's & 30's

Margit Detweiler - Nice to Meet You, I Have Cancer

Adebisi Adebowale - Speak Up and Network Your Way to the Opportunities You Desire

PANEL // Bloggers: Bethany Everett, Chrystina Cappello, Liz Elfman, Sarah Blodgett, & Melanie Patterson, & Erin Ollila moderated by Brittanny Taylor

 

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 3  1:30-2:30pm

Carley Barton - No Guts No Glory: Let Your Human Experiences Spill Out. 

Victoria Cana - Get the Job: Tips and Tricks from an HR Insider

Pamela Kornblatt - An Entrepreneur's Guide to Taxes 

Rebekah Epstein - DIY PR for Side Hustles & Small Businesse 

Kelly Jensen - Be A Risk-Taking, BAMF On The Internet (While Staying Safe & Keeping A Private Life)

Melissa Travis- Healthcare in the Workplace-What Employers Need to Know Now

Christine Mockler Casper - Using Emotional Intelligence to Make a Difference.& Seize the Power of Emotional Intelligence

PANEL //  Motherhood: Avery Pontell-Schaefer. Carole Ann Penney, Erica Busillo Adams, Erin Yarbough, Deepti Sharma & Olivia Rodrigues, moderated by Sarah Waldo

 

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 4   2:45-3:45pm

Paromita De - Unemployment 101: How to Make the Most of (Un)fortunate Circumstances

Elana Gross - Pitch Perfect: How to Get Your Writing Published

Jocelyn Hardy - Grow Your Business with MailChimp: An E-Commerce Workshop

Jess Peterson - Storytelling for Social

Yuri Tomikawa - Start Scrappy: Launch your Startup Today

Sharmin Attaran- Using Social Media to Build Your Brand

Jennifer Olenn- Dressing with Intention

PANEL // Women in Finance: Cynthia Newman, Pamela Kornblatt, Morgan Newman, Tuesday Brooks, Nicole Peterkin & Sylvia Kwan, moderated by Tricia Fazio

 

WORKSHOPS - ROUND 5   4-5pm

Kaitlyn Roberts & Brittanny Taylor - Food as Art

Nicole Loher - How Brands Work With Influencers

Maruta Vitols - Networking for Introverts

Kate Ziegler - The Hustle is Real, and You're Not an Impostor

Diana Matthews - The Importance of Female-Centric Storytelling: The Power of Sharing Your Voice

Lesley Ware & Nicole Taylor - BOUND: Work Your Way to a Book Deal

Belma McCaffrey - Work Bigger: Build Your Creativity, Improve Your Focus, Love Your Work

Tricia Fazio & Renee Aloisio- Power of the Purse; How Business Women are Becoming Financially Savvy

 

CLOSING KEYNOTE   5:15-6:15pm

RHONESHA BYNG

AFTER PARTY   6:15-8pm

Sponsored by Citrin Cooperman’s Women’s InitiativeChampagne & Ink,  Easy Entertaining, Chloe Wine Collection + Narragansett Beer

Event stylists: Champagne & Ink


SUNDAY, March 26

BRUNCH WITH 10,000 SMALL BUSINESSES 10am

Faust at The Dean Hotel
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YOGA + BRUNCH WITH YEAR UP 10am

Year Up
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SHOPPING + MIMOSAS AT CRAFTLAND 11am-1pm

Craftland
Hosted by: Craftland
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