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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 Center for Leadership Excellence

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Dialogue between academic and corporate experts on
Work, Gender, Diversity 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
  • Christine Krull,  Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Roche Diagnostics
  • Moderator: Candice Lange; Director, Jane Brock Wilson Center Krannert School of Management Purdue University

5:30 - 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

Jay Akridge, Provost Purdue University

Candice Lange, Director Jane Brock Wilson Center 

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

Moderator: Kelly Wilson, Associate Professor, Krannert School of Management 

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

Moderator: Charlene Sullivan, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs, Associate Professor of Management

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
Angela Karesh, Talent & leadership Programs Manager Exelon
Barbara Soria, VP of HR, The Capital Group
Moderator: Meara Habashi Assistant Department Head 

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

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

3:00 - 4:00 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

4:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Break

4:15 - 5:30 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  

Women in Tech: What’s Next
Nina Swanson, Sr. Director, Talent Strategy,  US eCommerce, Walmart

Moderator: Raquel Asencio, Assistant Professor, Krannert School of Management

5:30 - 6:15 p.m.

Break and Optional Walking Tour of Campus

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
The Power of Parity: Advancing Global Gender Equality
Introduction; Ellen Ernst Kossek

Moderator: Nathalie Duval-Couetil
Associate Director, Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship & Associate Professor, Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation

 

Friday, March 23, 2018 - Conference Day 2

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.        

Breakfast and Networking
Purdue Memorial Union East and West Faculty Lounges

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   

Developing Diversity and Inclusion Strategies 

Pramukh Jeyathilak, HR Leader, Amazon

Moderator: Peggy Stockdale, Chair and Professor IUPUI

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, Butler Center

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

Rima Shahid, Executive Director, Women4Change
Dr. Amanda Thompson, CEO, Explore Interactive
Audrey Taylor, CEO, Netlogx and President, Women & Hi Tech

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

Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence
Center for Families at Purdue University
Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center
Purdue Krannert School of Management
Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University