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15th Annual Kellogg Leadership Symposium - Hosted by the Kellogg Alumni Network of Texas

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· Stage
Opening Reception-Susan Lund, Partner, McKinsey Global Institute
Valuable Research conducted by McKinsey on the current state of the Economy and workplace environment
Mark Howard Susan Lund
2021-02-03T10:00:00Z 2021-02-03T10:50:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Reception-Susan+Lund%2C+Partner%2C+McKinsey+Global+Institute https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Day Keynote--Kelli Valade, CEO of Blackbox Intelligence, Past President of Chili's Restaurants
Leadership in the Uncertain Foodservice Industry--Best Practices from Top CEOs
Jason Ferrara Kelli Valade
2021-02-03T11:00:00Z 2021-02-03T11:50:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Day+Keynote--Kelli+Valade%2C+CEO+of+Blackbox+Intelligence%2C+Past+President+of+Chili%27s+Restaurants https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Mike Smerklo-Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs in Uncertain Times
Mr. Smerklo, Author of Mr. Monkey and Me, will walk through top leadership issues faced by startups in 2020
Jack Rubarth Mike Smerklo
2021-02-03T12:00:00Z 2021-02-03T12:50:00Z America/Chicago Mike+Smerklo-Survival+Guide+for+Entrepreneurs+in+Uncertain+Times https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Introduction to the Symposium Automated Networking and Expo Showcase Booths
Quick Introduction to the Symposium Automated Networking Platform and the Expo Showcase Booths
Mark Howard Jeff King
2021-02-03T12:55:00Z 2021-02-03T13:05:00Z America/Chicago Introduction+to+the+Symposium+Automated+Networking+and+Expo+Showcase+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Symposium Automated Networking Event
Enjoy the Symposium Matching System that connects you to another great Symposium Guest for a quick introductory meeting (1 and 1/2 minutes!)
2021-02-03T13:00:00Z 2021-02-03T13:45:00Z America/Chicago Symposium+Automated+Networking+Event https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Opening Keynote--Harry Kraemer, Past CEO of Baxter Healthcare and Kellogg Leadership Professor
Learn how CEOs and Boards are dealing with the current workplace and marketplace changes--Harry advises CEOs and 20 different Board of Director Groups!
Charles Funai Harry Kraemer, JR
2021-02-03T14:00:00Z 2021-02-03T14:50:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Keynote--Harry+Kraemer%2C+Past+CEO+of+Baxter+Healthcare+and+Kellogg+Leadership+Professor https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Day Workshop--Margaret Douglas (Douglas Leadership Coaching)
Margaret Douglas shares the Science behind Influencing Teams...and how that has changed in the new workplace
Derrik Gay Margaret Douglas
2021-02-03T15:00:00Z 2021-02-03T15:50:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Day+Workshop--Margaret+Douglas+%28Douglas+Leadership+Coaching%29+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Day Keynote Discussion--Marc Womack, CEO of TD Bank Auto Finance
Growth strategies in the Pandemic and how to sustain your company into 2021
Babar  Chaudhry Marc Womack
2021-02-03T16:00:00Z 2021-02-03T16:50:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Day+Keynote+Discussion--Marc+Womack%2C+CEO+of+TD+Bank+Auto+Finance https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Special Happy Hour Reception brought to you by 7 Eleven
Special Symposium Happy Hour Networking Fun brought to you by 7 Eleven
Ashima Patel
2021-02-03T17:00:00Z 2021-02-03T17:10:00Z America/Chicago Special+Happy+Hour+Reception+brought+to+you+by+7+Eleven https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
VIP Networking and Happy Hour brought to you by 7 Eleven
Special Happy Hour Networking between VIP Ticket Holders throughout the country brought to you by 7 Eleven
2021-02-03T17:10:00Z 2021-02-03T18:00:00Z America/Chicago VIP+Networking+and+Happy+Hour+brought+to+you+by+7+Eleven https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Symposium Guest Networking brought to you by 7 Eleven
Symposium Guest can use the Special Match Making Networking platform to meet with other Symposium Guest for a quick introduction and exchange of contact details
2021-02-03T17:10:00Z 2021-02-03T19:00:00Z America/Chicago Symposium+Guest+Networking+brought+to+you+by+7+Eleven https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Super Thursday Symposium Reception--Robert Wolcott, Chairman of The World Innovation Network, Managing Partner, Clareo, Kellogg Professor
Professor Wolcott will start Super Thursday with his vision of the New Workplace and Economy....and what how his clients are dealing with Uncertainty
Jeff King Rob Wolcott
2021-02-04T10:00:00Z 2021-02-04T10:50:00Z America/Chicago Super+Thursday+Symposium+Reception--Robert+Wolcott%2C+Chairman+of+The+World+Innovation+Network%2C+Managing+Partner%2C+Clareo%2C+Kellogg+Professor https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Super Thursday Keynote Speech--Jeff McElfresh, CEO of AT&T Communications
Implementing a massive Culture Change in Uncertain Times
Jeff McElfresh Ben Porter
2021-02-04T11:00:00Z 2021-02-04T12:00:00Z America/Chicago Super+Thursday+Keynote+Speech--Jeff+McElfresh%2C+CEO+of+AT%26T+Communications https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Erin Owen-President of EEO Balance
Erin will share her Leadership Workshop on identifying and modifying Leadership Traits that derail your teams
Uma Prabhala Erin Owen
2021-02-04T12:10:00Z 2021-02-04T12:55:00Z America/Chicago Erin+Owen-President+of+EEO+Balance https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Erica Keswin-Wall Street Journal Bestseller Leadership Author
Rituals Roadmap will show you how to implement rules and workplace rituals that foster a sense of belonging and engagement.
Amy Hinojosa Erica Keswin
2021-02-04T13:00:00Z 2021-02-04T13:50:00Z America/Chicago Erica+Keswin-Wall++Street+Journal+Bestseller+Leadership+Author+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Super Thursday Main Stage--Michelle Buck, Kellogg Professor of Leadership
Professor Buck discusses Four Mindsets of Living a Life of Leadership and how they apply to the workplace in the post-pandemic world.
Michelle Buck Pradeep Saha
2021-02-04T14:00:00Z 2021-02-04T14:50:00Z America/Chicago Super+Thursday+Main+Stage--Michelle+Buck%2C+Kellogg+Professor+of+Leadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Cynthia Bowman-Chief Diversity and Inclusion and Talent Acquisition Officer at Bank of America/ Ginny Clarke, Past Director of Diversity at Google
Cynthia and Ginny will conduct a lively discussion about how Leadership is impacted in large corporations with an inclusive culture
Mark Howard Ginny Clarke Cynthia Bowman
2021-02-04T15:00:00Z 2021-02-04T15:50:00Z America/Chicago Cynthia+Bowman-Chief+Diversity+and+Inclusion+and+Talent+Acquisition+Officer+at+Bank+of+America%2F+Ginny+Clarke%2C+Past+Director+of+Diversity+at+Google https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Ellen Taaffe-Kellogg Professor of Women Leadership
Building and leading inclusive cultures that support women leadership.
Ellen Taaffe Barbara Mitchell
2021-02-04T16:00:00Z 2021-02-04T16:50:00Z America/Chicago Ellen+Taaffe-Kellogg+Professor+of+Women+Leadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Stephen Howard - Leadership Expert, ESPN & FOX Sports Basketball analyst, NBA, Collegiate All-American
The only 3 steps you need to Lead, Impact and Inspire the World - "How to thrive and survive even in uncertain times"
Michelle Rider Sean Lofgren Stephen Howard
2021-02-04T16:00:00Z 2021-02-04T17:00:00Z America/Chicago Stephen+Howard+-+Leadership+Expert%2C+ESPN+%26+FOX+Sports+Basketball+analyst%2C+NBA%2C+Collegiate+All-American https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
VIP Networking and Happy Hour brought to you by AT&T
Special Happy Hour Networking between VIP Ticket Holders throughout the country. Happy Hour is brought to you by our friends at AT&T
2021-02-04T17:00:00Z 2021-02-04T18:00:00Z America/Chicago VIP+Networking+and+Happy+Hour+brought+to+you+by+AT%26T https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Super Thursday General Networking brought to you by our friends at AT&T
Automated Networking session between General Ticket holders. Happy Hour is brought to you by our friends at AT&T
2021-02-04T17:00:00Z 2021-02-04T19:00:00Z America/Chicago Super+Thursday+General+Networking+brought+to+you+by+our+friends+at+AT%26T+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Fabulous Friday Reception
2021-02-05T10:00:00Z 2021-02-05T10:45:00Z America/Chicago Fabulous+Friday+Reception+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Fabulous Friday Keynote Speaker--Alanna Cotton, President of Coca Cola Operations, Central and Eastern Europe
As a new member of the Coca Cola Leadership Team, Alanna Cotton discusses how she has driven growth across multiple brands in these uncertain times
Laura Gordon Alanna Cotton
2021-02-05T11:00:00Z 2021-02-05T12:00:00Z America/Chicago Fabulous+Friday+Keynote+Speaker--Alanna+Cotton%2C+President+of+Coca+Cola+Operations%2C+Central+and+Eastern+Europe https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Chandra Dhandapani, Chief Administration Officer, CBRE
Ms. Dhandapani will discuss her Leadership Teams effort to transform CBRE's workplace, HR and Digital platforms in Uncertain Times
Teri Gordon Chandra Dhandapani
2021-02-05T12:00:00Z 2021-02-05T12:50:00Z America/Chicago Chandra+Dhandapani%2C+Chief+Administration+Officer%2C+CBRE+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Tracy Carmen Jones, President, Waterlight Group
Tracy will share how she builds Diversity within companies and how that leads to a more successful culture.
Tracy Carmen-Jones Elsy Ocejo
2021-02-05T13:00:00Z 2021-02-05T13:55:00Z America/Chicago Tracy+Carmen+Jones%2C+President%2C+Waterlight+Group https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Tony Jeary-Leadership Author, "The Game is Always Changing"
The Game is Always Changing, especially in our Uncertain economy, workplace and company cultures.
Jeff Dahl Tony  Jeary
2021-02-05T14:00:00Z 2021-02-05T14:50:00Z America/Chicago Tony+Jeary-Leadership+Author%2C+%22The+Game+is+Always+Changing%22 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote Speaker--Doug Conant, Past CEO of Campbell Soup and President of ConantLeadership
“Leadership that Works with Honor” in a Challenging World. Lessons from The Blueprint for Lifting Your Leadership and Your Team’s Performance to New Heights.
Doug Conant John Parolisi
2021-02-05T15:00:00Z 2021-02-05T15:50:00Z America/Chicago Keynote+Speaker--Doug+Conant%2C+Past+CEO+of+Campbell+Soup+and+President+of+ConantLeadership https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Kellogg Leadership Symposium Final Keynote Speaker--Associate Dean for Leadership Development and Inclusion at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management
Associate Dean Banks, a retired US Army General, will summarize some of the key leadership lessons that we heard over the last 3 days
Bernie Banks Mark Howard
2021-02-05T16:00:00Z 2021-02-05T17:00:00Z America/Chicago Kellogg+Leadership+Symposium+Final+Keynote+Speaker--Associate+Dean+for+Leadership+Development+and+Inclusion+at+Northwestern+University%27s+Kellogg+School+of+Management https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
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2021-02-05T17:00:00Z 2021-02-05T18:00:00Z America/Chicago Fabulous+Friday+Networking+brought+to+you+by+Tito%27s+Handmade+Vodka https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fkellogg-leadership-symposium-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Speakers

Bernie Banks

Associate Dean for Leadership Development

Ashima Patel

Director, Digital Strategy

Vera Gavrilovich

Board of Directors, Kellogg Texas Alumni Network, Sr. Director, Sunnova Energy

Mark Howard

President - Momentum Wealth Strategies, President - Kellogg Alumni Network DFW

Jeff McElfresh

CEO, AT&T Communications

Laura Gordon

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Michelle Rider

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Michelle Buck

Kellogg Professor of Leadership

Teri Gordon

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Derrik Gay

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Uma Prabhala

Vice President, Product Management at Fidelity Investments

Jack Rubarth

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Jeff Dahl

President, Alliance Consumer Group

Amy Hinojosa

HUB Project Manager, KERA, Kellogg Network of Texas Board of Directors

Charles Funai

President, Barga LLC

Ellen Taaffe

Board Director, Kellogg Professor, TEDx Speaker, & Executive Coach

Ben Porter

Associate Dean, Kellogg School of Management

Mike Smerklo

Co Founder & Managing Director, Next Coast Ventures

Ginny Clarke

Leadership Strategist | Talent Consultant | Career Expert | Keynote Speaker

Tracy Carmen-Jones

President, Waterlight Group

Harry Kraemer, JR

Author, Professor & Executive Partner

Susan Lund

Managing Partner, McKinsey Global Institute

Doug Conant

President, ConantLeadership

Erica Keswin

Bestselling Author | Workplace Strategist | Workshop Facilitator

Chandra Dhandapani

Chief Administration Officer, CBRE

Cynthia Bowman

Chief Diversity Officer at Bank of America

Sean Lofgren

CFO - Kellogg Alumni Network of DFW, Board Member - Big Brothers & Big Sisters of DFW

Stephen Howard

Leadership Expert, ESPN & FOX Sports Basketball analyst, NBA, Collegiate All-American

Tony Jeary

President, Tony Jeary International, Best Selling Book Author

John Parolisi

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Barbara Mitchell

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Babar Chaudhry

Board of Director, Kellogg Alumni Club of DFW

Elsy Ocejo

President, Kellogg Alumni Club of Houston, Director, Bimbo Bakeries

Jason Ferrara

CMO, Board of Directors Kellogg Network of Texas

Pradeep Saha

President, Board Advisor, Kellogg DFW Alumni Club Board of Director

Alanna Cotton

President, Coca Cola Operations, Eastern and Central Europe

Erin Owen

President, EEO Balance, Symposium Speaker

Margaret Douglas

Douglas Leadership Consulting, Symposium Speaker

Jeff King

Chairman, Kellogg Leadership Symposium, Managing Partner, Xforia Technology Staffing

Kelli Valade

President, Blackbox Intelligence/Past President Chili's-Main Stage Speaker

Rob Wolcott

Managing Partner, Clareo/Kellogg Professor-Main Stage Speaker

Marc Womack

President, TD Bank Auto Finance and Keynote Speaker

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