Empowerment Conference

Dare2Soar Women’s  Empowerment Conference,
presented by American Airlines

Friday, October 27, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Conference:  9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Conference Exhibit/Closing Reception: 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Conference Overview: Dare2Soar Women’s Empowerment Conference is a conference established to inspire women to have Stronger Voices, encourage collaboration among women, women’s organizations and to equip women with the critical elements needed for them to Soar to Success!  Dare2Soar Conference, in its inaugural year, will provide interactive discussions, presentations and motivational speakers that will engage, empower, educate and encourage them in their journey for personal and professional fulfillment.

Conference Goals:  In addition to advocating for women’s empowerment.  The conference will provide a powerful message of inclusion, unity and will further demonstrate Women That Soar’s and American Airlines’ commitment to the development, advancement, and empowerment of women.

  • 8:00 am – Registration Opens/Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 am – Conference Opening General Session (Guests can continue to eat breakfast)
  • 9:05 am – Opening Remarks and Opening Video Introduction, Gina Grant
  • 9:10 am – Panel Introductions (Panel Moderated by Gina Grant)
  • 9:40 am – Audience Q&A
  • 9:50 am – Dismiss for Concurrent AM Breakouts (Local motivational speakers, women business owners, etc.) for the breakouts
  • 10:00 am – AM Educational Breakouts (4-6, pending available space at the Hyatt)
  • 12:00 pm – Lunch (with Keynote Speaker)
  • 12:50 pm – Dismiss for PM Breakouts (Local motivational speakers, women business owners, etc.) for the breakouts
  • 1:00 pm – PM Training Breakouts (4-6, pending available space at the Hyatt)
  • 2:00 pm – Conference Closing Empowerment Session
  • 2:45 pm – Audience Q&A
  • 3:00 pm – Dismiss for Conference Exhibit/Closing Reception
  • 5:00 pm – Conference Ends

Exhibit Setup:

  • Sponsor Tables
    • Included in with sponsorship
  • Vendor tables for purchase
    • Recommended cost:  $200-$250
    • Vendor Categories:  Women Business Owners, Health, Financial Services
  • Cocktail Reception
    • Highboys sprinkled throughout space
    • Bar
    • Passed hors d’oeuvres

Breakout Session Topics:

  • Breaking the Glass Ceiling
  • Empowering Women in the Workplace
  • Personal Branding for Sustainability Influence
  • Health & Wellness (Nutrition, Stress & Mental Health, Physical Activity)
  • Small Business Roundtables
  • Lessons in Leadership
  • How Women Can Achieve Power and Purpose
  • Game Plan for Success
  • Building Wealth (Being Financially Fit)
  • Financial Planning, How to Do More With Less