iRelaunch Return to Work Conference

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Agenda: 2018 iRelaunch Return to Work Conference NYC

(Subject to change)

9:00 - 9:10

Michelle Friedman 
Founder, Advancing Women's Careers, LLC

9:10 - 9:55

Keynote: "Back on the Career Track: Top Strategies for Returning to Work"
Carol Fishman Cohen
Chair and Co-Founder, iRelaunch

9:55 - 10:15

Telling Your Story as a Relauncher
Katie Fogarty
Career Communications Strategist and Creator, Reboot

10:15 - 10:25


10:25 - 10:55

Leveraging LinkedIn for Your Career Relaunch
Oliver Schinkten
National Speaker, Consultant, Writer, and Staff Instructor, LinkedIn

10:55 - 11:15

Resumes for Career Re-Entry - Fireside Chat
Tamara Dowling

11:15 - 11:25


11:25 - 11:45

Interviewing Strategies for Relaunchers
Michael Neece

11:45 - 12:15

Salary Negotiation for Relaunchers: What You Need to Know
Ginny Brzezinski, Contributor,
Mary Beth Barrett-Newman, iRelaunch Coach and President and Founder of 2nd Career Consulting
Carroll Welch, iRelaunch Coach and Founder of Carroll Welch Consulting

12:15 - 12:30

Lead Sponsor Remarks
Robert Rooney
Head of Technology and CEO, Morgan Stanley International

12:30 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:15

iRelaunch Impact Award

1:15 - 1:45

Roundtable Speakers/Employer Networking (Session 1)

Attendees will have an opportunity to meet in small groups with relaunchers from a variety of industries to learn about their experiences, with sponsors representatives to learn about opportunities for relaunchers at their companies, and with iRelaunch career coaches to ask questions and get advice.

1:45 - 2:15

Roundtable Speakers/Employer Networking (Session 2)
(See description for Session #1 above)

2:15 - 2:45

Employer Networking

2:45 - 3:05

Lesley Jane Seymour
Media Entrepreneur and Founder, CoveyClub

3:05 - 3:20


3:20 - 4:20

Breakout session

Attendees will have a choice of several breakout sessions including a workshop for assessing career options and panel discussions with employers from specific industries and functional disciplines. Attendees may also choose to use part or all of this time to meet with recruiters and representatives from sponsor organizations.

4:20 - 4:35


4:35 - 5:30

What I Wish I Knew / Q & A and Next Steps
Dave Carty, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Kent Place School
Angi Ciccarelli, Advertising Account Executive, Comcast Spotlight
Lori Hill, iOS Developer, NBCUniversal
Mona Jha, Chief Diversity Officer, Baruch College





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