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The fifth Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen Summit was held December 11-12, 2018 in Laguna Niguel, CA. It gathered a stellar group of game-changing executives, entrepreneurs and innovators in business, along with leaders in government, philanthropy, education and the arts for a wide-ranging conversation.

Among those who joined us: Anita Hill, who spoke to our group of younger leaders about getting to equal and beyond. Singer-songwriter Elle King, our closing interview and performance. Also joining us: former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, U.S. Representative-elect Katie Hill, Backstage Capital Founder Arlan Hamilton, Microsoft SVP Peggy Johnson, jewelry entrepreneur and philanthropist Kendra Scott, Milk Bar Founder Christina Tosi, Glossier Founder Emily Weiss, Facebook Head of Global Policy Monika Bickert, Focus Brands President & COO Kat Cole, Chase Consumer Banking CEO Thasunda Duckett, McDonald’s SVP Lucy Brady, Walmart VP of E-commerce Sumaiya Balbale, Tesla’s new Head of Diversity & Inclusion Felicia Mayo, Target CHRO Stephanie Lundquist, GE Ventures CMO Dara Treseder, Amazon Head of Alexa and Echo Toni Reid, Starbucks VP of Global Social Impact Virginia Tenpenny, former Obama White House aide and Women’s Health Advocate Alejandra Campoverdi, Zola Co-founder & CEO Shan-Lyn Ma, shoe designer Sarah Flint, CNBC’s Julia Boorstin, former CNN White House Correspondent Jessica Yellin, and young executives at leading global companies such as Airbnb, Coca-Cola, Estee Lauder, Facebook, GE, General Motors, Google, Home Depot, IBM, PepsiCo, and Salesforce.

Agenda

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EVENT DAY
Tuesday 10 Dec, 2019
1:30 AM
Gixo HIIT + Yoga Power
2:00 AM
SOLUTIONS DESK OPEN
2:50 AM
MPW PROGRAM BREAKFAST WORKSHOPS
3:40 AM
SWITCH BREAK
3:55 AM
WELCOME
4:00 AM
BREAKING BANKING’S BARRIERS
4:20 AM
FROM $500 TO A BILLION DOLLAR BRAND
4:40 AM
WEDDING (INDUSTRY) CRASHER
4:50 AM
TALENT TIPS FROM THE TRENCHES
5:10 AM
A #METOO ICON LOOKS TO THE FUTURE
5:30 AM
REFRESHMENT AND SWITCH BREAK
6:00 AM
MPW PROGRAM BREAKOUT CONCURRENT SESSIONS
6:50 AM
SWITCH BREAK
7:05 AM
ONE ON ONE
7:25 AM
THE FUTURE OF FOOD
7:40 AM
ONE ON ONE
8:00 AM
LUNCH
9:15 AM
CONCURRENT SESSIONS
9:20 AM
SWITCH BREAK
9:35 AM
ALEXA, MODERATE THIS CONVERSATION
9:35 AM
ALEXA, MODERATE THIS CONVERSATION
9:50 AM
VENTURE CAPITAL REBOOTS
10:05 AM
FIXING FACEBOOK
10:20 AM
BEYOND BITCOIN: HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS CHANGING BUSINESS
10:30 AM
WELCOME AND NEXT GEN “BIG GET TO KNOW YOU”
10:35 AM
GOING DIRECT
10:50 AM
NEXT GEN TOWN HALL: CHECKING FOR BLIND SPOTS
11:20 AM
FIXING THE FUNDING GAP
11:35 AM
ONE ON ONE & PERFORMANCE
11:40 AM
LEADING WITH AUTHENTICITY
12:00 PM
RECIPES FOR SUCCESS
12:10 PM
RECEPTION AND PARTY
12:20 PM
CULTURE, E-COMMERCE AND THE FUTURE OF BEAUTY
12:40 PM
SPOILING FOR A FAIR FIGHT
1:00 PM
RECEPTION
2:00 PM
An Evening with Next Gen Chefs
2:15 PM
ADJOURN
4:00 PM
CLOSE

Venue

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
1 Ritz Carlton Dr
Dana Point, CA 92629

Located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel resort has catered to discriminating guests for more than 22 years.