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10th Annual Ascend Greater Philadelphia Symposium

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The Franklin Institute

222 North 20th Street

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10TH ANNUAL ASCEND GREATER PHILADELPHIA SYMPOSIUM

INSPIRING ACROSS GENERATIONS - “POWER, PRESENCE & STYLE”

Boost your non-verbal communication skills and hone your executive presence to become a more effective leader.


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: NYDIA HAN
6abc Consumer Reporter and Co-Anchor of Action News Sunday Mornings

An award winning journalist, Nydia Han is the 6abc Consumer Reporter and Co-Anchor of Action News Sunday mornings. She is the creator and producer of the documentary series, “#ThisIsAmerica,” which is a fresh, thought-provoking look into race and being an American. She has won numerous awards, including an Emmy for her investigative report “Charity for Sale.” Prior to joining Action News in October 2002, Ms. Han was a reporter for KTRK – TV in Houston, Texas and KOCO – TV in Oklahoma City.


PANEL DISCUSSION

IAG PANEL DISCUSSION “MASTERING THE ART AND SCIENCE OF CHARISMA”

Moderator: Nydia Han, 6abc Consumer Reporter and Co-Anchor of Action News Sunday Mornings

Panelists

  • Maulin Vidwans, Senior Partner, White and Williams LLP

  • Veeral Shah, Vice President, Growth Channel Sales, Campbell Soup

  • Clifford Ozaki, Vice President, Global Sales Contracts, Boeing

  • Jay Persaud, Partner, EY


BREAKOUT SESSIONS

STEPS TO ACHIEVING EXTRAORDINARY EXECUTIVE PRESENCE
(SPONSORED BY THE U.S. ARMY)

Called the “X-factor” in leadership. Qualities that define Executive Presence and steps you can take to cultivate them

Moderator: Honorable Kenneth Wong, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the U.S. Army

Panelists

  • Major General Miyako Schanely, Commanding General, 416th Theater Engineer Command

  • Elizabeth Ireland, Partner, Grant Thornton LLP

  • Amr Elgwaily, Chief of Staff to the President & CEO, TD Bank

  • John Titus, Executive Director of Strategic Supply Chain Partnerships, Comcast


EMOTIONAL IQ (SPONSORED BY RSM)

Recognize your own and other people’s emotions and adapt your thinking and behavior to become a better leader, have more meaningful relationships at work and in your personal life

Moderator: Barbara Gee, Founder, PositiveLee For You

Panelists

  • Sudhir Kondisetty, Managing Partner, RSM

  • Tony Juliano, COO, JLL

  • Daniel Tucci, Audit Director and Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo

  • Kay Kyungsun Yu, Partner, Ahmad Zaffareze LLC


VOCAL EMPOWERMENT FOR LEADERSHIP (SPONSORED BY MITCHELL MARTIN)

Discover your leadership voice – Command the room, close the deal, connect with the audience

Moderator: Laura Sicola, Founder, Vocal Impact Productions

Panelists

  • Patrick McGuckin, Vice President of Mid-Atlantic Region, Mitchell Martin

  • Nathalie Sakimura, Senior Strategy Engagement Manager, The Vanguard Group


EVENT DETAILS
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th Street,
Philadelphia PA 19103
Admission: Member $65 I Non-Member $85
Annual Membership (value $125) + Ticket: $165 (Best Deal!)
Become a professional member now and purchase your ticket at more than 50% off at $40. Offer valid until October 8th, 2018
Attire: Business casual


EVENT AGENDA
Event Moderator: Honorable Kenneth Wong, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the U.S. Army
Welcome: Elaine Cheong, SVP, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Opening Remarks: Mike Patel, Community Bank District Manager, Wells Fargo
Closing Remarks: Meghan Cartmell, Leadership Advisor and Associate Director, The Siegfried Group

4:00pm : Registration
5:00pm : Program
6:45pm : Heavy hors d’oeuvres
7:45pm : Breakout Panels
8:35pm : Cash Bar & Networking


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