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