Our sessions are designed to inspire and engage. Take a peek at what we have in store for you.


REGISTRATION & SOCIAL GOOD MARKETPLACE

8 - 8:45 am - Whitney Peak Hotel, 3rd Floor


MORNING SESSIONS

8:45 - 9:am - welcome | Jen gurecki

 

9 - 10:30 am - IGNITING THE OLYMPIAN IN YOU  |  Marilyn King

In this experiential keynote, two-time Olympian Marilyn King will show participants how to apply the principles of Olympian Thinking™ to their personal and professional lives. Through inspiring stories combined with practical applications, exercises, and activities, attendees will learn step-by-step how to develop the daily habits that invariably lead to exceptional performance.
 
Through a series of exercises and conversation, Marilyn will help you discover:

- The three essential traits of every high achiever—and how you can align these to access high levels of energy and creativity,

- The four ways mental images impact your health, your performance and your future,

- The truth about willpower and discipline - why they are NOT necessary - or even desirable - for sustained peak performance,

- How to practice using"The Olympic Minute" to dramatically increase effective daily action,

- And the importance of enlisting training partners and coaches as part of your high performance team.

 

10:30 - 10:45 AM - BREAK & SOCIAL GOOD MARKETPLACE

 

10:45 - 11:30 AM - FEMALE FOUNDER PITCH COMPETITION CASEY SIBLEY art + DESIGN, CAMP OUT YONDER, PANTRY PRODUCTS, PANTY DROP, LOLY

It's our version of the Shark Tank but without any bite. Learn about some of the region's up-and-coming businesses and help us decide who will take home the grand prize.

 

11:30 - 12:30 PM - Growing Your Willpower Muscle Nikki Warren, FOUNDER & CEO KAIA FIT

In this keynote, Nikki will share the tools that will help you build up your willpower muscle through simplifying daily processes to take your life and your career to the next level.

 

12:30 - 1:30 PM - lunch & social good marketplace

 


AFTERNOON SESSIONS

1:30 - 2:30 PM SESSION ONE (CHOOSE ONE TRACK)

Succeed in Sales | Alice Heiman, SALES COACH

Everyone is selling something, whether you are a non-profit, for profit, politician, job seeker, teacher, or parent. In this talk, Alice will reveal how sales leadership plays a crucial role in success.

Brand With Boldness  |  Brianna Bullentini, The Basement and RAWBRY

Leave this session inspired to build your brand from one of the boldest female entrepreneurs in Reno.

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Mentoring That Matters | Estella Hunt, Managing Director of Pivot Partners

In this session Estella will share the must-haves of mentoring and inspire us to understand mentoring as an exchange that empowers us to stretch our abilities so that we can improve personally and impact our communities both locally and worldwide.

CHOOSING ADVENTURE | Georgina Miranda, Founder & CeO Altitude SEven

In this flash session, Georgina will share how she breaks trail both on and off the mountain and how to break through the challenges associated with being a female founder.

 

2:30 - 2:45 PM - BREAK & SOCIAL GOOD MARKETPLACE

 

2:45 - 3:45 PM SESSION TWO (CHOOSE ONE TRACK)

Present With Power | Bret Simmons, Ph.D, Associate Professor of Management at The University of Nevada, Reno

In this talk, Bret will share the three principles about improving your chances of being selected to speak publicly that also apply to how to market yourself and your business.

CREATE COMPELLING STORIES | Kim Wyatt, Publisher Bona Fide Books

Kim will guide you through a session on how to tell your own story and discover how storytelling can serve you and your communities to make change.

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Invest With Impact  | Gino Dante Borges, Ph.D., Partner & Director of Impact at OpenPath Investments

In his session, Gino will inspire the audience to embrace business as a vehicle for social and environmental impact.

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems | Jamie Orr, Ph.D., Founder & CEO of Tahoe Mountain Lab

Jamie will explore her take on how creating entrepreneurial ecosystems can benefit communities, not just companies.

 

3:45 - 4 PM - BREAK & SOCIAL GOOD MARKETPLACE

 

4 - 4:30 PM - DAY'S DEBRIEF | MARILYN KING

 

4:30 - 5 PM - PITCH COMPETITION WINNER & CLOSING | JEN GURECKI

 

5 - 6 PM - NETWORKING CASH BAR

 


ACCOUTREMENTS

SOCIAL GOOD MARKETPLACE | WILDWOOD MAKERS MARKET, LOVIN' LAKE TAHOE, LOVESTOCK TALLOW, NASIRUMBI EDUCATION FUND, ZAWADISHA, coalition snow, Nature of Alchemy, Melissa Gisele Handcrafted Jewelry

Our Social Good Marketplace will feature a variety of women-owned businesses who are selling their wares. #ShopLocal and support female entrepreneurs. Our marketplace will be open during registration, lunch, and all breaks.

EATS & DRINKS

Coffee and tea will be served all day. Roundabout Grill will cater our lunch. Happy hour from 5 to 6 pm.

ROCK CLIMbING

Take a break and test out your skills on the world's tallest climbing wall or a 7,000 square foot indoor bouldering wall. (Please note there is an additional $20 fee for this activity. Please message us for details.)