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Conference Program

(Subject to change)

June 13 - 15, 2018



Wednesday, June 13

10:00-2:30 Pre-Conference Pool Con
(Relax, Unwind, and Connect Poolside with other Conference Attendees)

3:00-3:05 What Awesome Females Has Meant to Me
Kelly White, Vice President of Strategic Growth, Sente Mortgage

3:05-3:45 Welcome and Opening Keynote: Playing Your Game, Your Way
Bernice Ross, CEO, RealEstateCoach.com

3:45-4:05 Leadership Next: Meet the Next Generation of Women Leaders
Panelists TBA

4:05-4:35 Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Panelists TBA

4:35-5:05 International Companies Making Headway in the U.S.

Part 1: What's Trending Now

Deborah Falcone, Director, Real Estate Sales, The Wall Street Journal

Part 2: How I Launched My Brokerage
Sandra Miller, CEO and Broker, Engel & Voelkers, Santa Monica

Part 3: My American Dream Come True
Alex Tieu, Head Area Broker, Movoto

5:05-5:20 Break

5:20-6:10 Opening Circle

6:15-7:15 Welcome Reception Dinner Sponsored by Movoto

7:15-8:30 Power Networking Sponsored by EZ Events

Thursday, June 14

7:30-8:45 Breakfast Sponsored by The Wall Street Journal

8:45-9:30 Keynote: Til the Wheels Fall Off
Jennifer Berman, President, Berman and Pollinger

9:30-10:45 Claiming Your Place at the Table: Speaking Up and Speaking Out

Part 1: Why Not Me, Why Not Now?

Lisa Schulz, COO, Home Smart Evergreen Realty

Part 2: The Language of Powerful Relationships
Christine Lee, CEO Seize the Market

Part 3: Group: Surfacing Your Challenges

Part 4: Empower Your Voice
Kim Cipriano Prior, Vice President Marketing and Broker Agent Services - ‎FBS Data Systems Inc.

Part Part 5: Group: Real World Solutions for Real World Problems

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-11:30 Lessons from the C-Suite
Panelists TBA

11:30-11:45 My Leadership Journey:
Speaker TBA

11:45-12:00 What Happens When Women Run the Show
Beckworth Bolle, President, Virginia Association of Realtors
Terrie Suit, CEO, Virginia Association of Realtors

12:00-12:30 The Day I Decided to Go My Own Way
Barbara Betts, Broker/Owner Barbara Betts Realty Group
Cheryl Knowlton
Courtney Poulos, Owner/Broker ACME Real Estate

12:30-1:30 Lunch Sponsored by Referral Exchange

1:30-1:40 Awesome Females Group Photo (location to be announced)

1:40-2:10 How the Robot Revolution Will Set You Free
Christine Jacobson, OJO Labs

2:10-2:30 Tech Bytes
The Day of the Disruptor Is Dead

Marilyn Wilson, Founder and Co-Owner The WAV Group
Additional Speakers TBA

2:30-3:00 Change Makers
Jessica Kerr
Katie Lawless, Concierge Auctions
Megan Vost, CEO & Owner, Avenue West, Phoenix

3:00-3:15 Break

3:15-3:45 I'm Not Done Yet!
Coni Meyers, Amazon Best-Selling Author, Speaker, and Consultant
Pat Watson, John Maxwell Certified Coach, Trainer, Mentor and Public Speaker
Darity Wesley, Attorney, Award Winning Author, Data Diva and Modern Day Oracle

3:45-4:00 TBA

4:00-4:30 TBA

4:30-5:00 TBA

5:30-7:00 Dinner Sponsored by TheRedX

7:00-8:30 Awesome Females Not-So-Silent Auction

Friday, June 15

7:30-8:45 Breakfast Sponsored by Better Homes and Gardens

8:45-10:30 The C.A.R. Women's Initiative: Where Do We Go Next?

Part 1: WomanUP! Update

Leslie Appleton-Young, Chief Economist, California Association of Realtors
Sara Sutachan, Vice President of Industry Relations & Strategic Initiatives

Part 2: WomanUP! National Mentoring Initiative: Wins and Unexpected Challenges
Debra Trappen, Speaker, Author, Coach

Part 3: Our Mentor-Mentee Experience
Becky Blair, CEO & President, Coldwell Banker Commercial

10:30-11:00 Laser Talks Part 1

If You Aren't Having Fun, You're Doing It Wrong
Joeann Fossland, Chief Evolution Officer (CEO), Advantage Solutions Group

11:00-11:10 Break

11:10-11:30 Laser Talks Part 2

12:00-12:30 Closing Circle and Farewell

12:30-?? Pool time, shopping, no host dinner at Talking Stick Resort, after party in Bernice's Suite

*Schedule subject to change