Date

June 26, 2019

Time

8:30am-5:30pm
(followed by a 90-minute cocktail reception)

Location

Microsoft at 11 Times Square, New York City

Admission $125

$50 (to honor 50 year anniversary of Stonewall Uprising) WorldPride

LBTQWomen Conference

The inaugural lbtqwomen conference, hosted at Microsoft @ 11 Times Sq. 6th floor New York, on June 26th, 2019.

  • Microsoft’s building security requires you present ID before being allowed into the conference 
  • Registration starts at 8:30am, with programming starting at 9:30am
  • Conference will end at 5:30pm, followed by a 90-minute cocktail reception
  • Food will be provided throughout the day 

The goal of this gathering is to bring together our tremendously talented and successful community of women with the intent to Connect, Champion, and Celebrate our journeys, accomplishments, and community. In attendance will be our diverse community of leading activists, senior executives, celebrities, and artists. 

We are still designing the day, but likely formats include lightening TED-style talks and moderated panel discussions.

Confirmed Speakers

More speakers announced soon

Alexandra D’Sa

WERKIN

People Experience Lead, Actor

Amber Hikes

City of Philadelphia

Executive Director, Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs

Azure Antoinette

Poet, Brand Humanist and Creative Strategist

Beth A. Brooke-Marciniak

EY

Global Vice Chair, Public Policy

Brittany Widseth

Bank of the West

Wealth Management Market Services Coordinator, AVP

Carmelyn P. Malalis

New York City Commission on Human Rights

Chairperson and Commissioner

Chloe Davies

myGwork

Head of Partnerships

Christel Cogneau

BNP Paribas

Director—Global Banking Americas

LBTQWomen

Active Role Model

Claude Silver

VaynerMedia

Chief Heart Officer

Darra Gordon

GLAAD

Chief Operating Officer

Daisy Reeves

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Partner

Debbie Millman

School of Visual Arts and Design Matters Podcast

Chair, Masters in Branding and Podcast Host

Deena Fidas

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates

Managing Director | Global Stakeholder

Diedra Nelson

The Wing

Chief Financial Officer

Dorie Clark

Duke University's Fuqua School of Business

Executive Education Professor

Erin Uritus

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates

Chief Executive Officer

Glennda Testone

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center

Executive Director

Harriet Leve

Leve Productions

President

Hayley Sudbury

WERKIN

CEO

Imara Jones

TransLash

Journalist and Creator of TransLash

Jennifer Brown

Jennifer Brown Consulting

Founder, CEO and President; Author

Jennifer Creegan

Microsoft Advertising

GM Global Operations

Kate Clinton

Citizen Comic

Kendra Clarke

sparks & honey

VP Data Science & Product Development

Lady Phyll

UK Black Pride

Executive Director & Co-Founder

LaLa Zannell

Trans Rights Advocate

Lisa M. Coleman, Ph.D.

NYU

Senior Vice President, Global Inclusion and Strategic Innovation

Monica L. Boll

Accenture

Managing Director

Natalie Egan

Translator, LLC

Chief Executive Officer

Olivia Minick

Education Recruiter & Music Producer

Patricia King

Trish E King Speaking and Consulting Services

Founder

Pippa Dale

BNP Paribas

Head of Global Markets Roadshows Founding member of LBTQWomen

Rachel Alex Love

Alex Love Consulting

Founder & CEO

Sharon Melnick, PhD

Women's Leadership Expert

Stephanie Sandberg

LPAC

Executive Director

Urvashi Vaid

The Vaid Group

President

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Agenda

8:30—9:30am

Registration & Breakfast

Common Area

9:30—10:30am

Inspirational Welcome

Azure Antoinette, Poet

Introduction and LBTQWomen: Our Journey So Far

Who is in the Room? Live Audience Polling

Natalie Egan, Jennifer Brown

Central Park
6th Floor

10:35—11:10pm

Inflections Reflections

Erin Uritus
Lady Phyll (Phyll Opoku-Gyimah)
Beth Brooke

Central Park
6th Floor

11:10-11:25am

Break

Common Area

11:25—12:10pm

Morning Keynotes

Keynote 1:
Kate Clinton

Keynote 2:
Azure Antoinette

Spotlight Talk

Stephanie Sandberg, LPAC

Central Park
6th Floor

12:10—1:00pm

Break

Common Area

1:00—1:50pm

Spotlight Talk:

Monica Boll, Accenture

Panel 1: Journey to the C-Suite: LBTQ Leaders

Central Park
6th Floor

1:55—2:40pm

Panel 2: Intersectionality and Allyship: Supporting Each Other’s Success

Central Park
6th Floor

2:40—2:55pm

Break

Common Area

2:55—3:40pm

Panel 3: LBTQ Women in the Media: Storytelling as a Tool for Visibility and Change

Central Park
6th Floor

3:45—4:00pm

Break

Common Area

4:00—5:00pm

Translator Poll About the Day: Key Takeaways, Next Steps, Learnings

Natalie Egan

Final Panel: The Future of LGBTQ Advocacy and Leadership

Central Park
6th Floor

5:00—5:20pm

Final Keynote

Spotlight Talk:
Jennifer Creegan, Microsoft

Keynote:
Amber Hikes

Central Park
6th Floor

5:20—5:30pm

Closing

Final Thoughts:
Pippa Dale

Central Park
6th Floor

5:30—7:00pm

Reception

Common Area

Sponsors

A Special Thank You

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In our efforts to grow our organization to be as inclusive as possible of all who identify with our community and our efforts, we will be shifting our name to LBTQWomen in the near future, and appreciate your patience as we make this transition in our online presence and materials.  Make sure you are kept up to date by signing up to our newsletter!