2018 Workshop

March 23 & 24, 2018
UMass Amherst


Friday, March 23, 2018

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1:00 PM – 1:15 PM          Check in and Welcome

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM          Failure and Self-Awareness

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM          Jumping In: Involvement on Commissions and Boards

3:45 PM – 5:15 PM          Business Etiquette & Professionalism

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM          Networking Reception

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM          Women in Public Leadership Dinner featuring Rosalin Acosta, Secretary, MA Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development


Saturday, March 24, 2018

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8:15 AM – 8:30 AM         Welcome & Breakfast Buffet

8:30 AM – 9:45 AM         Why We Serve: Coffee with Leaders in the Commonwealth

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM     Women and Workplace Equality

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM       Lunch with Board Members and Alums

1:15 PM – 2:30 PM         Global Leadership: Diplomacy and Cultural Competency

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM         The Need to Know, the Right to Know, and What You Want to Know

4:45 PM – 5:45 PM         Where to go from Here? A Dinner Conversation with UWiL Alums

Thank you to Women for UMass for their generous sponsorship of this year's workshop weekend.