Summit Schedule

7:30am-8:00am Breakfast Served (2nd Floor)
8:00am-9:15am Morning Plenary (2nd Floor): Drilling Down on the Date: Women & the Law by Jennifer Waters
9:30am-10:45am Breakout Sessions

  1. Destination Inclusion by Virginia Essandoh (3rd Floor)
  2. Protections and Attacks on Transgender Americans by Daniel Ramos (1st Floor – side)
  3. A Primer on Women of Color Lawyers by Tiffany Harper & Chasity Boyce  (1st Floor – front)
11:00am-12:15pm Breakout Sessions

  1. Take it to the Next Level with a Flexible Work Program with Judge Mary McClatchey (moderator), Stephanie Edinger, Chris Groll and Liz Sharrer (3rd Floor)
  2. Diversity and Inclusion Requires Changing Hearts & Minds…That Takes Time. What Can You Do in the Meantime by Paula Black (1st Floor – front)
  3. Facing the Third Rail by Improving Diversity Metrics and Assessments by Karen Hester (1st Floor – side)
12:15pm-1:00pm Lunch Served (2nd Floor)
1:00pm-2:00pm Afternoon Plenary (2nd Floor): The Power of Gender Inclusion: Understanding and Leveraging Equality, Equity &
Intersectionality in the Legal Profession by Dr. Arin Reeves
2:00pm-2:30pm Dessert Reception and Networking (2nd Floor)
2:30pm-3:45pm Breakout Sessions

  1. Better Together: Pipeline Collaboration Strategies by Jasmine Parson Williams (1st Floor – front)
  2. Privilege: What is It? Who has It? How are You Using Yours? By Rosalie Chamberlain* (3rd Floor)
  3. Lessons Learned from the Tech Sector by Y-Vonne Hutchinson (1st Floor – side)
4:00pm-5:15pm Breakout Sessions

  1. The Power of Partnership between “Big Law” and Minority and Women Owned Firms with Stacey Campbell (moderator), Donna Litvin, Preston Pugh, Anna Reyes, Nate St. Victor and Joel Stern (1st Floor – front)
  2. Own Your Time: Time Management and Productivity Training by Stephanie Wachman* (1st Floor – side)
  3. Taking Off the Covers: The Effects of Concealing Our Authentic Selves by Dionne King (3rd Floor)
5:15pm-6:30pm 10th Anniversary Cocktail Reception (2nd Floor)