CI’s first Women Who Build Summit will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, at the Gengras Center at the University of Hartford, in West Hartford, Connecticut.
OPENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Jane Edmonds, Vice President for Programming and Community Outreach at Babson College
LUNCHEON KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Barbara Jackson, Director, Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management Daniels College of Business, University of Denver
1 – CONFIDENCE, WHERE DID YOU GET IT? – a round table discussion of groundbreaking women
Moderator: Carolina Cudemus, Senior Project Manager, Gilbane, Inc.
Kathy Cowles, Principal Architect, id3a
Petina Killiany, Senior Vice President, Arcadis
Laura Cooley, Manager of Operational Excellence, Gilbane Building Company
Laura Cruickshank, FAIA Master Planner and Chief Architect, University of Connecticut
Linda A. Turteltaub, Corporate Counsel, Skanska USA Building Inc.
2 – NEGOTIATION AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION
Nancy Greenwald, Executive Director, Construction Institute
3 – FORGING YOUR OWN PATH – personal branding, professional development, mentors, and more
Moderator: Milena Erwin, Program Manager, Women’s Business Center, Entrepreneurial Center, University of Hartford
Dr. Barbara Jackson (also keynote)
Loretta Peters, Digital Brand Strategist, and CEO at Competitive Edge Branding