Thursday, April 19, 2018
8:00am - 12:30pm
Event Organizer Event Sponsor
The TAPPI Women in Industry Division along with Domtar proudly announce the inaugural Women's Summit held in conjunction with PaperCon 2018!
This event will feature a Keynote presentation followed by three breakout sessions about topics prevalent and integral to women in today's workforce. Attendees will be able to network with the Women in Industry Division as well as first-time attendees, Young Professionals, students, and industry experts alike. Breakfast will be included along with coffee breaks.
The following topics will be covered in group rotations:
- Defining Moments - Discussing the Stories Behind the Best and Worst Moments that Have Defined Us As Women Leaders
- Keeping Composure in Difficult Situations - Discussing How Others Have Addressed Difficult Situations, Both Successfully and Unsuccessfully
- Overcoming the Stigma of Being a Woman Leader - Discussing How We’ve Tried to Overcome the Negative Perception Women Have, Especially in a Male-Dominated Industry
8:00 - 9:00 Breakfast and Keynote Presentation, Beth Troutman
9:00 - 9:15 Break
9:15 - 10:00 Rotation 1
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 11:00 Rotation 2
11:00 - 11:15 Break
11:15 - 12:00 Rotation 3
12:00 - 12:30 Wrap Up
Separate from PaperCon - fee to attend.
Registration opening soon.