2nd Annual Women's Leadership Conference

September 12-14th, 2018

San Diego, CA

"Better Than Our Best" Agenda

Wednesday, September 12:

6:00 PM          Welcome Reception

7:30 PM          Hosted Welcome Dinner

Thursday, September 13:

7:00 AM          Hosted Breakfast

8:00 AM          Welcome & Intro to Advisory Board

8:15 AM           Amy Keller, Sales Director, Global Supply Chain at Arrow Electronics

"Why Behind the WE”

8:30 AM         Monica Highfill, VP Sales – Americas at KEMET

"Let's Talk About the Facts”

8:45 AM         Jackie Mattox - Founder/President Women in Electronics

                         "How WE Began, Who WE Are”

9:00 AM          Lanän Clark- Vice President, Southwest - Division Practice Management Consultant

"Leading with Honor, Courage and Commitment"

10:15 AM        Networking Break

10:30 AM       Maria Cannon - VP, Americas Sales & Global Sales Enablement Channel Business Unit, TE Connectivity

"Navigating Your Way to Building the Best You!"

Maria will provide insights and share personal experiences that will help each of us to be more aware of the key competencies that will maximize our ability to exhibit and build confidence, capabilities, courage, and collaboration. 

11:30 AM      Hosted Lunch

1:00  PM         Round Table Think Tanks

"Pull up a Chair and Come Sit at the Table!"

Thought leadership surrounding women advancing in a male dominated environment, our relevancy in the industry, and how we as woman leaders can make an impact in our organizations.

2:15  PM         Cecilia Gorman

“What Women Leaders Need to Learn About Bias” Discussion and Workshop

3:15 PM         Networking Break

3:30 PM         Anastasia Hansel, Co-Founder, Global Women in Leadership Network

“Perseverance – Overcoming Odds & the Power of Women helping Women” 

4:30 PM         Jackie Mattox, Founder/President Women in Electronics

"Better Than Our Best" Wrap Up Session

5:00 PM         Adjourn

6:00 PM         Networking Dinner Cruise (for Pre-Paid Participants)

Friday, September 14:

7:00 AM        Hosted Breakfast

7:45 AM        Welcome

8:00 AM        Scharrell Jackson, Partner/COO/CFO Squar Milner LLP

“Importance of Diversity, How to Execute, and What’s in it for You?”

8:45 AM        Men's Panel

"Mars and Venus Bridging the Gap in the Business World"

Michael Knight - President, TTI Semiconductor Group & SVP  Corp. Business Development

Tom Kean - Global Sales Director, CTS Corporation

John Hutson - President, MacInnis Group

Rafael Fontes – Director of Sales North America, Preci-Dip

Moderator: Rob Danna - Sr. VP Sales & Marketing, ITA Group

9:45 AM        Networking Break

10:00 AM      Michael Knight - President TTI Semiconductor Group

“Coding Diversity into our Technology”

10:45 AM      Scharrell Jackson, Partner/COO/CFO Squar Milner LLP

Round table think tanks addressing diversity solutions and concrete steps we can all take to promote change and progress.

11:45 AM      Jackie Mattox, Founder/President Women in Electronics

“United We Stand in Becoming Better Than Our Best”

12:00 PM      Adjourn