|7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
|8:00 - 8:15 a.m.
Lawrence Mitchell, Dean, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
|8:15 - 9:30 a.m.
||Keynote Address: Inspiring Women
Debbie Epstein Henry, Founder & President, Flex-Time Lawyers LLC, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Bliss Lawyers
||Kristine M. Wellman
|9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
The Leadership/Diversity Pipeline: Designing Sustainable Corporate Programs that Work
Moderator: Kristine M. Wellman, Senior Vice President & Chief Counsel, Corporate Reputation & Governance, Capital One
Panelists: April Miller Boise, Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Veyance Technologies
Deborah Z. Read, Managing Partner, Thompson Hine LLP
Martha Rees, Vice President, DuPont Legal
|10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
||Morning Break & Networking
|10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
A. Early Career: Networking, Building Your Brand, Attracting Sponsors
Facilitators: Michele Connell, Partner, Squire Sanders (US) LLP
Rita Maimbourg, Partner, Tucker Ellis
Susan George, Senior Corporate Attorney, The JM Smucker Company
Ann Weinzimmer, Senior Attorney, Mergers & Acquisitions, Eaton Corporation
Kelly Kosek, Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP
B. Mid-Career: Embracing Influence and Power
Facilitators: Heidi Goldstein, Partner and Chair of Firmwide Women's Initiative, Thompson Hine LLP
Mara Cushwa, Partner, Calfee, Halter & Griswold
Lisa Kunkle, Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, PolyOne Corporation
David J. Hooker, Esq., Partner, Thompson Hine LLP
C. At the Table - Driving Change & Delivering Results while Mentoring the Next Generation of Leaders
Facilitators: Ann Harlan, Retired Vice President & General Counsel, The J.M. Smucker Company
Paula Taylor Whitfield, Senior Director/Assistant General Counsel, Eli Lilly
Patty Inglis, Executive Vice President, San Francisco 49ers
Geri Presti, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Forest City Enterprises
Jerry Grisko, Jr., President & COO, CBIZ, Inc.
Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. and Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
|12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
||Lunch and Networking
|1:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Social Impact: Leading in Non-profit, Government and Judicial Arenas
Moderator: Ann Kowal Smith, Founder & Executive Director, That Can Be Me, Inc.
Panelists: Larissa Bungo, Assistant Regional Director, East Central Region, Federal Trade Commission
Katherine Hatton, Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Denielle Pemberton-Heard, Group Counsel Business Affairs, PBS
The Honorable Michelle D. Earley, Cleveland Municipal Court
Inajo Davis Chappell, Partner, Ulmer & Berne LLP
|2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
||Afternoon Break & Networking
|3:00 - 4:15 p.m.
Adversity, Crisis and Change: Opportunities for Empowerment
Moderator: Laura Quatela, President, Eastman Kodak Company
Panelists: Leila Vespoli, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, First Energy Corp
Patricia Gillette, Partner, Orrick
Anita Cosgrove, Director, Provider Relations, Castlight Health
Libby Keefer, Sr. Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Case Western Reserve University
Bruce M. Hennes, Managing Partner, Hennes Paynter Communications
|4:15 - 5:15 p.m.
Through the Boardroom Door: The Great Ability of Women Counsel to Serve as Effective Corporate Directors
Moderator: Colleen Batcheler, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Panelists: Catherine M. Kilbane, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, The Sherwin Williams Company
Director, The Andersons Inc. – Chair, Compensation & Leadership Development Committee and the Audit Committee. Director, University Hospitals Health Systems – Chair, Partnership for Families Leadership Board and Director, Cuyahoga Community College Foundation – Chairperson
Suzanne Hanselman, Partner & Chair of National Women's Committee, Baker Hostetler
Director, YWCA and Menlo Park Academy
Ann Harlan, Retired Vice President & General Counsel, The J.M. Smucker Company
Director, The Gorman Rupp Company – Co Chair, Nominating & Governance Committee and the Compensation Committee. Director, Eatem Food Corporation.
Director, University Hospitals Health Systems & The First Tee of Cleveland
Laura Quatela, President, Eastman Kodak Company
Director, Technicolor S.A.
|5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
||Closing Cocktail Reception