This year’s speakers have been selected from academia, political media, branding, and business because of their ability to provide context to the often chaotic effects of the dramatic shifts of these last 10 years. Join us for presentations from these experts. 


Monday January 23

Dr. Peter T. Coleman
Aftershock Keynote Address
4:00 PM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Networking Reception
5:30 PM, The Palm Court Foyer

Speed-Dining Dinner
6:30 PM, The Palm Court Ballroom

Tuesday January 24

Breakfast
7:45 AM, The Mezzanine/Terrace

Tom Reardon
Opening Remarks
8:45 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Paul Scialla
Wellness
9:00 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Break
10:00 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Dr. Marci Rossell
An Economic Forecast for 2017: A Roadmap for Businesses
10:30 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Lunch
12:00 PM, The Mezzanine/Terrace

Dr. Michael Kimmel
The Gender Equality Advantage
1:30 PM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Break
2:30 PM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

John Dickerson
Political Outlook/State of the Union
3:00 PM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Reception at Museum of Fine Arts
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday January 25

Breakfast
7:30 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom Foyer

Dan Gardner
Risk & Superforecasting
8:30 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Break
9:30 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Denise Lee Yohn
How to Build a Rock Star Brand
10:00 AM, The Vinoy Grand Ballroom

Closing Remarks and Adjournment
11:30 AM