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Leadership Excellence and Gender in Organizations Research to Practice Conference

March 21-23, 2018
Tentative

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - Opening Arrival Panel
Work, Gender and the Power of Your Voice
Krannert Auditorium

4:00 - 4:05 p.m.

Welcome,  Ellen Ernst Kossek, Basil S. Turner Professor of Management  &  Research Director, Susan Bulkeley Butler

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Center for Leadership Excellence

Dialogue between academic and corporate experts on
Work, Gender and the Power of Your Voice
Audience Q & A

Panelists: 

  • Stacy Blake Beard,  Deloitte Ellen Gabriel Professor of Women and Leadership, Simmons
  • Quinetta Roberson, Fred J. Springer Endowed Chair in Business Leadership, Villanova
  •  Rosalia Thomas,  Director, Global Diversity  & Inclusion IBM
  •  Christine Krull,  Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Roche Diagnostics
  • Moderator: Candice Lange; Director, Jane Brock Wilson Center Krannert School of Management Purdue University

5:15 - 6:45 p.m.     

Student Post-Panel Reception
Krannert Drawing Room 

7:00 - 8:30 p.m.     

Private Dinner for conference attendees and Purdue invited guests
Purdue Memorial union East and West Faculty Lounges

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - Conference Day 1 Plenary sessions

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast, and Networking
Purdue Memorial union East and West Faculty Lounges

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Ellen Ernst Kossek, Conference Chair, Basil S. Turner Professor  & Research  Director Susan Butler Center, Krannert School of Management Purdue University

Mangala Subramaniam, Director, Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence,  Professor, Department of Sociology

Jay Akridge, Provost Purdue University

David Hummels, Dean Krannert School of Management Purdue University

9:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Intersectionality and Organizational Effectiveness: The Future for Women in Business and Academia

  • Stacy Blake Beard,  Deloitte Ellen Gabriel Professor of Women and Leadership, Simmons

Inclusion, Gender  & Diversity at IBM: 2.0 Initiatives

  • Rosalia Thomas,  Director, Global Diversity  & Inclusion IBM

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Confusion About Inclusion

  • Quinetta Roberson, Fred J. Springer Endowed Chair in Business Leadership, Villanova

Inclusive Leadership:  Creating Meaningful Connections

  • Christine Krull, Director Diversity & Inclusion, Roche  Diagnostics

11:45 - 12:45 p.m.

Lunch
Purdue Memorial Union East and West Faculty Lounges

1:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Transition to Breakout Groups

1:15 - 2:45 p.m.

Breakout Groups

Research Papers Small Group Discussion: 
Krannert Center and Rawls Hall
Dr. Kyung-Hee Lee, Butler Center

Corporate  Small Group Breakouts
Strategies for the Retention of High-Achieving Women
Stewart Center Room 279
Candi Lange, Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center

Angela Karesh, Talent & leadership Programs Manager Exelon

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

Break and Transition to Purdue Memorial Union East and West Faculty Lounges

3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Mentoring Panel
Purdue Memorial Union East and West Faculty Lounges
Moderator Carolyn Goerner,  Clinical Professor of Management, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

Chris Ball, Global VP of Whirlpool Corporation, Operations

Anthony Denhart, University Relations Leader GE

4:15 - 4:30 p.m.

Break

4:30 - 5:45 p.m.

“Opting Out” or “Pushed Out”? Integrating Perspectives on Gender Inclusion and Interventions
Ellen Ernst Kossek, Basil S. Turner Professor of Management & Research Director Butler Center, Purdue University Krannert School of Management

Developing Diversity and Inclusion Strategies
Pramukh Jeyathilak, HR Leader, Amazon

5:45 - 6:15 p.m.

Break

6:15 - 7:15 p.m.

Reception
Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom

7:15 - 8:45 p.m.

Dinner
Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom
Keynote Mekala Krishnan, McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) Senior Fellow in the Boston, MA office of McKinsey and Company
Leaning in on Gender and Diversity in a Global Context

Friday, March 23, 2018 - Conference Day 2

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.        

Breakfast and Networking
Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. 

Introduction
Ellen Ernst Kossek, Conference Chair, Basil S. Turner Professor  & Research  Director Susan Butler Center, Krannert School of Management Purdue University

8:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Implicit Bias in HR Systems
Shelley J. Correll, Barbara D. Finberg, Director  Clayman Institute, Stanford University
Women in Tech: What’s Next
Nina Swanson, Sr. Director, Talent Strategy,  US eCommerce, Walmart

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Break and Transition to Breakouts

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Breakout Groups

Research Papers Small Group Discussion: 
Location: Krannert Center & Rawls
Dr. Kyung-Hee Lee

Corporate  Small Group Breakouts
Location:  Stewart Center Room 279
Candi Lange, Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center
Women Rising: The Power of Community 

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Closing Lunch and Departure
Krannert Center Weiler Lounge

Thank you to our sponsors:

David Hummels, Dean and Professor of Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
Candice Lange, Director, Jane Brock-Wilson Center for women in Management
Carolyn Goerner, Clinical Professor of Management, Kelly School of Business, Indiana University
Richard Cosier, Dean Emeritus and Leeds Professor of Management, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
Nathalie Duval-Couetil, Director, Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program & Assistant Director, Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship
Mangala Subramaniam,  Professor of Sociology and Susan  Bulkeley Center Butler Center Chair