November 13-14, 2017: Laguna Niguel, CA

Program Overview

Monday, November 13, 2017

11:00 AM REGISTRATION OPENS

2:15 PM CONCURRENT SESSIONS

SMARTER CITIES
Big data and infrastructure technology continue to transform our cities for the better. But they’re not the only answer. What else can be done to make the urban user experience better, more liveable, and more equitable?
Rachel Bhattacharya, Chief Growth Officer, General Motors Company and Maven
Jackie Birdsall, Senior Engineer, Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle Group, Toyota Motor North America
Surabhi Gupta, Director, Engineering, Homes, Airbnb
Moderator: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune

THE HEALTH AND WELLNESS REVOLUTION
The latest advancements from the front lines of what we eat, how we move, and how well we live.
Hosted by Johnson & Johnson
Jill Hagenkord, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Color
Amy McDonough, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Operations, Fitbit Health Solutions,
Rebecca Schapiro, Director, Business Development, Helix
Moderator: Beth Kowitt, Fortune
Introduction:  Leslie Storms, Vice President, Eye Health Integration, Johnson & Johnson

DOUBLING DOWN ON DIVERSITY
Join our conversation about how a company culture that embraces diversity and inclusion can serve as a key strategic advantage.
Hosted by Herman Miller
Lauren Antonoff, Senior Vice President, Presence and Commerce, GoDaddy
Tracy di Nunzio, Founder and CEO, Tradesy
Molly Ford, Director, Global Equality Programs, Salesforce
Frida Polli, Co-founder and CEO of Pymetrics
Moderator: Ellen McGirt, Fortune
Introduction: Amy Storek, Vice President, Sales, Herman Miller, Inc.

INVESTING IN TECH’S FUTURE
How to pick a winning company—and build the next generation of technology stars.
Hosted by Royal Bank of Canada
Anjula Acharia, Partner, Trinity Ventures
Leah Busque, Founder and Executive Chairwoman, TaskRabbit; General Partner, FUEL Capital
Nisha Dua, Partner, BBG Ventures
Additional Speakers To Be Announced
Moderator: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune
Introduction: Rebecca Mooney, Vice President and Head, Brand and Marketing, RBC Wealth Management

3:30 PM WELCOME AND NEXT GEN “BIG GET TO KNOW YOU”

4:15 PM DESIGNING A UNICORN

How Houzz built a community—and created a new market—in home design.
Adi Tatarko, Co-founder and CEO, Houzz
Interviewer: Beth Kowitt, Fortune

4:25 PM LEADING AND BELIEVING

How a pioneer in advertising turned her faith-based differences into C-suite advantages.
Sarah Hoffstetter, Chief Executive Officer, 360i
Interviewer: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune

4:40 PM CHANGING THE CULTURE, ONE SWIPE AT A TIME

Bumble’s founder reinvented what it means to build a successful dating app. Now she aims to do the same to the way we approach our careers.
Whitney Wolfe Herd , Founder and CEO, Bumble
Interviewer: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune

5:00 PM #METOO. NOW WHAT?

More and more women are coming forward, sharing their stories of assault and harassment in Silicon Valley, Hollywood and beyond. But what comes next? What are the cultural and legal changes we should all push for in the fight against the unacceptable status quo in many workplaces?
Michele Landis Dauber, Frederick I. Richman Professor of Law, Stanford
Christa Quarles, Chief Executive Officer, OpenTable
Niniane Wang, Founder and CEO, Evertoon
Amy Ziering, Filmmaker of “Hunting Ground” and “The Invisible War”
Moderator: Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune

5:30 PM ONE ON ONE

Estelle, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, and Actress
Interviewer: Pattie Sellers, Fortune

5:45 PM PERFORMANCE

Estelle

6:15 PM RECEPTION

Hosted by NYSE

7:00 PM AN EVENING WITH FOOD & WINE

Chef Shirley Chung, Chef/Owner, Steamers Co., Los Angeles, CA
Chefs Sarah Hymanson and Sara Kramer, Co-owners, Madcapra; Kismet, Los Angeles, CA
Chef Jessica Koslow, Chef/Owner, Sqirl, Los Angeles, CA
Chef Irene Li, Owner, Mei Mei Restaurant; Mei Mei Street Kitchen, Boston, MA
Chef Margarita Manzke, Pastry Chef/Owner, République, Los Angeles, CA
Chef Katy Millard, Chef/Co-owner, Coquine, Portland, OR
Chef Ghaya Oliveira, Executive Pastry Chef, Daniel, New York, NY
Chef Christine F. Rivera, Chef de Cuisine, Galaxy Taco, La Jolla CA

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:30 AM WORKOUT: The Cardio Quickie

This 25-minute, cardio-only workout combines cardio drills, running or walking, and speed intervals. Just bring your phone and ear buds–and please be sure you’re wearing supportive walking or running shoes.
Alexis Craig, Trainer, Gixo
Selina Tobaccowala, Chief Executive Officer, Gixo

7:30 AM BREAKFAST WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP: MOONSHOT THINKING
Two veteran disruptors share their tips for setting the best conditions for spawning and executing big, bold ideas. Learn how to build a safe space for “bad” ideas, eliminate fear of failure, and inspire creative growth.
Hosted by Accenture
Obi Felten, Director, Foundry, X an Alphabet company
Helen Riley, CFO, X an Alphabet company
Editor: Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune
Introduction: Mary Hamilton, Managing Director – Accenture Technology, Accenture

WORKSHOP: IMAGE TUNE-UP
You’ve made it this far, but even the world’s most powerful leaders know that tweaks to speaking technique, presentation skills, and body language carry big impact. Our experts deliver hands-on, practical tips for taking your executive presence to the next level.
Shelly Kapoor Collins, Founding Partner, Shatter Fund
Katie Faul, Director, Global Partnerships, Instagram
Kendra Peavy, Vice President, Corporate Communications, S’well Bottle
Editor: Beth Kowitt, Fortune

WORKSHOP: THE POWER OF “NO”
We’re trained to say yes and seize opportunities. But the best leaders know that knowing when and how to say “no” is just as important. Learn tips how to reclaim control over your schedule, your time, and your priorities.
Camille Preston, Chief Executive Officer, AIM Leadership
Lexi Reese, COO, Gusto
Editor: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune

WORKSHOP: THE MODERN ROLODEX
Discover the latest in online and offline networking tips, how the most connected women organize and stay in touch with their contacts, and why old-fashioned methods—like calling someone on their landline—are making a comeback.
Libby Leffler, Member Strategy, SoFi
Jana Rich, Founder and CEO, Rich Talent Group
Mallun Yen, CXO, SaaStr
Editor: Valentina Zarya, Associate Editor, Fortune

8:45 AM WELCOME

8:50 AM RACING TO MAKE HISTORY

The next big thing for this New York City-raised, Stanford-educated NASCAR phenom and STEM education advocate is betting that “nice girls can win (races).”
Julia Landauer, Chief Executive Officer and Racer, Julia Landauer Racing
Interviewer: Maggie Gray, Host, SI NOW, The Moose & Maggie Show, CBS Sports Radio

9:10 AM DISRUPTING FASHION

Using technology, Rebecca Minkoff continues to push fashion forward. How she masters the art of disruption and what she plans to do next.
Rebecca Minkoff
, Co-founder and Creative Director, Rebecca Minkoff
Interviewer: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune

9:25 AM SHAPING THE POLITICAL FUTURE

A new generation of young leaders is running for office in 2018. Those who are already on the campaign trail explain their reasons for running, their successes and challenges, and their visions for the future.
Christina Hagan (R), Member, Ohio House of Representatives for the 50th District; Candidate for Ohio’s 16th Congressional District
Erika Harold (R), Candidate for Illinois Attorney General
Talley Sergent (D), Candidate for West Virginia’s Second Congressional District.
Krish O’Mara Vignarajah (D), Candidate for Maryland Governor
Moderator: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune

9:50 AM TALES FROM THE VC TRENCHES

There is a science and an art to picking successful startups. Why do some entrepreneurs succeed…and others fail? We hear from a veteran expert.
Juliet de Baubigny, Senior Partner, Kleiner Perkins
Interviewer: Pattie Sellers, Fortune

10:05 AM EXERCISING HER POWER

Sarah Robb O’Hagan is reinventing the gym industry…again. The former Equinox president talks about beating back failure to reach a CEO job that can motivate us all.
Sarah Robb O’Hagan
, Founder, ExtremeYOU; Chief Executive Officer, Flywheel Sports
Interviewer: Pattie Sellers, Fortune

10:25 AM REFRESHMENT AND SWITCH BREAK

10:55 AM BREAKOUT CONCURRENT SESSIONS

A SEAT AT THE BOARDROOM TABLE
Leadership in the boardroom can make or break a company—and an executive career. Learn best practices on landing an ideal board seat and making the most of a board opportunity.
Jennifer Dulski, Head of Groups/Communities, Facebook; Former Director Tegna and MOVE Inc.
Katie Jacobs Stanton, Chief Marketing Officer, Color Genomics; Director, Vivendi and Time Inc.
Merline Saintil, Director, Banner Corporation; Head of Operations, Product and Technology, Intuit
Moderator: Valentina Zarya, Associate Editor, Fortune

STAND YOUR GROUND
Experts share tips, case studies and firsthand experience on the art and science of negotiation.
Hosted by Monsanto
Sarah Megan Thomas, Producer, Actor, “Equity”
Kathi Vidal, Managing Partner, Winston & Strawn, SV
Jessica Verrilli, Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy, Twitter
Moderator: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune
Introduction: Elzandi Oosthuizen, Vice President, Global Geographic Strategy, Monsanto

THE LOOMING CYBERTHREAT
It’s no longer if, but when. How to understand your risks before your hackers do.
Valerie Abend, Managing Director, Accenture Security, Accenture
Melody Hildebrandt, CISO, 21st Century Fox
Wendi Whitmore, Global Partner and Lead, IBM X-Force Incident Response & Intelligence Services, IBM
Michelle Zatlyn, COO and Co-founder, Cloudflare
Moderator: Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune

SPENDING POWER
Hosted by NYSE
A group of entrepreneurs on building a new fashion brand from scratch, merging it with technology, and bucking the trends in retail.
Melody McCloskey, Co-founder and CEO, StyleSeat
Tracy Sun, co-founder and Vice President of Merchandising, Poshmark
Alli Webb, Founder, Drybar
Moderator: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune
Introduction: Magdalena Nam, Head of Consumer Technology & Financial Technology, NYSE Capital Markets

11:55 AM SWITCH BREAK

12:10 PM MOONSHOT MINDSET

Instead of a mere 10%, a “moonshot” aims for a 10x improvement over what currently exists. The combination of a huge problem, a radical solution to that problem, and the breakthrough technology that just might make that solution possible, is the essence of a moonshot. How can companies create their own moonshot factories?
Obi Felten, Director, Foundry, X an Alphabet Company
Interviewer: Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune

12:25 PM GETTING CREATIVE WITH GIVING

Three disruptors in philanthropy explain new ways to make an impact.
Anne Black, President, Goldman Sachs Gives, Goldman Sachs
Sandra Liu Huang, Head, Product, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Kim Rubey, Global Head of Social Impact and Philanthropy, Airbnb
Moderator: Beth Kowitt, Fortune

12:45 PM ONE ON ONE

Amy Bohutinsky, COO, Zillow
Interviewer: Leigh Gallagher, Fortune

1:00 PM AFTER THE GOLD

Taking on new challenges—on and off the field.
Hope Solo
, World Cup and Olympic Champion Soccer Goalkeeper
Interviewer: Maggie Gray, Host, SI NOW, The Moose & Maggie Show, CBS Sports Radio

1:15 PM LUNCH

2:40 PM OUR NETWORKED POWER

Megan Smith, Third U.S. CTO and CEO, shift7
Puneet Kaur Ahira, Co-founder and Chief Architect, shift7
Interviewer: Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune

3:00 PM FUTURE OF ETAIL

We sit down with the woman who is at the helm of the digital retail era’s ultimate challenger brand.
Liza Landsman
, President, Jet.com
Interviewer: Beth Kowitt, Fortune

3:15 PM MAKING NEWS

Lessons from best friends who turned their passion into a business that has changed the media landscape.
The Skimm founders Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin
Interviewer: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune

3:30 PM 10 YEARS OF FEED

Lauren Bush Lauren, Founder and CEO, FEED Projects
Interviewer: Beth Kowitt, Fortune

3:50 PM MONEY TRUTH BOMBS: SEX, THE 20% RULE, AND “TODD”

Sallie Krawcheck, CEO & Co-founder, Ellevest

4:05 PM THE BLACK CEILING

Jamie-Clare Flaherty, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Obama Foundation
Tracey Patterson, Senior Manager, Accenture
Bärí Williams, Head, Business Operations, North America, StubHub
Moderator: Ellen McGirt, Fortune

4:25 PM PUTTING IT ALL ON THE TABLE

A look inside the true story of a high-stakes adventure in the world of underground poker
Molly Bloom, Author, Molly’s Game
Interviewer: Pattie Sellers, Fortune

4:40 PM PERFORMANCE & CONVERSATION: #ICANTKEEPQUIET

MILCK, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and poet
Interviewer: Kristen Bellstrom, Fortune

5:00 PM PROGRAM CLOSE

5:00 PM RECEPTION AND PARTY

7:15 PM EVENING CLOSE