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Watch highlights from last year’s summit
The Executive Summit was a fantastic opportunity to continue my professional growth, which was jump-started by the executive master’s program. At the summit I reconnected with old peers, while networking with new and diverse professionals.
IE Brown EMBA Alumna
Who Should Attend
The Executive Summit is open to Brown University School of Professional Studies’ alumni, students, faculty and friends. If you are interested in attending the Executive Summit but are not affiliated with the School of Professional Studies, please contact ExecutiveSummit@brown.edu.
|Current Executive Masters Students||Complimentary*|
|Alumni and Guests— Early bird rate until 10/1
|Alumni and Guests
*Current Students, Faculty and Invited Speakers: Please use registration code “EXECSUMMIT2018” when completing your registration.
2018 Program Outline
While the 2018 Summit agenda is firming up, please reference the below 2017 agenda for insight on types of speakers, content, and the flow of the day.
Thursday, November 8, 2018
|5:30PM – 8:00PM||Registration & Welcome Reception|
Friday, November 9, 2018
|8:00AM – 8:00PM||Executive Summit Programming|
Saturday, November 10, 2018
|8:00AM – 1:30PM
||Executive Summit Programming|
2017 Program for Reference
Thursday, November 2, 2017
|5:30 – 7:00PM||Registration & Welcome Reception | Provost Richard Locke|
|7:15 – 9:30PM||Opening Dinner | Dean Karen Sibley|
Friday, November 3, 2017
Saturday, November 4, 2017
|7:45 – 9:30AM||Breakfast|
|8:00 – 8:45AM||Career Management Session 1: A Head Hunter’s Perspective | Inga Walter EMBA ’12|
|8:45 – 9:30AM||Career Management Session 2: A Head Hunter’s Perspective | Inga Walter EMBA ’12|
|9:45 – 10:45AM||Navigating Difficult Conversations: How to Address What Matters Most | Douglas Stone ’80|
|11:00 – 12:00PM||Practicing Mindful Leadership Throughout Your Career | Sarah Bua ’91|
|12:15 – 1:30PM||Networking Lunch|
|1:45 – 2:45PM||Using Board Engagement & Philanthropy to Pivot Your Career | Brickson Diamond ’93|
|3:00 – 4:00PM||Alumni Stories & Closing Reception | Jay Flanagan EMHL ’15, Meryl Moss EMHL ’15, Ivon Rodriguez ’00, EMBA ’16 & Dean Karen Sibley|
Our conference hotel is the Omni Providence which is offering discounted rates for Summit attendees for reservations made before 5pm ET on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Other locations to consider include— Providence Biltmore, Hotel Providence, or Hampton Inn.
Complimentary parking will be available throughout the Summit in the lot adjacent to the School of Professional Studies at 200 Dyer Street, Providence, RI. Parking validation is required and can be done inside the building.
Suggested attire for the Summit is business-casual. Please contact ExecutiveSummit@brown.edu with any questions.
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