Sunday, July 28th

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2019 Keynote Speaker 

Valerie Kondos Field (Miss Val)

Miss Val was head coach of the seven-time NCAA Champion, UCLA Women’s Gymnastics team and uses gymnastics as an avenue through which to teach valuable life lessons. She began her career as a professional ballet dancer and choreographer. Although never a gymnast herself, she’s transferred to her student-athletes all she learned in the world of classical dance.

She’s coached hundreds of elite athletes, including Olympic champion Simone Biles and the recent ‘perfect 10’ gymnast, Katelyn Ohashi. Her book, Life is Short, Don’t Wait to Dance: Advice and Inspiration from the UCLA Athletic Hall of Fame Coach of 7 NCAA Championship Teams, was released last Fall.

2019 SESSIONS:

SEXUAL HEALTH AND LIVING LONGER

We’ll discuss improved partner communication, tapping into our primally powerful feminine selves and ways to enrich our sexual health, vitality and overall quality of life.

WHERE EAST MEETS WEST: INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE COMES OF AGE

Hear from respected healers who ease the pain of the body, mind and soul, utilizing approaches such as spiritual mediums, psychedelic therapy, cannabis and integrative medicine.

REINVENT YOURSELF: I USED TO BE… AND NOW I’M…

Sometimes you have to do something entirely different than what you’ve been doing for years. What are the challenges? How do you decide when and what to do? How do you handle others not accepting your decision to pivot and change careers?

Our panel will inspire you to be brave, embrace change and try something new.

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU DON’T HAVE A WILL OR ADVANCE HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE 

This panel takes you step by awful step through what happens when you don’t get your affairs in order and leave your loved ones holding the bag.

BAD ASS WOMEN WHO INSPIRE US 

Learn tips on resilience, courage and how each of them enhanced their own lives by helping others. See why ‘giving back’ is so important to them and has changed their lives for the better.

DEMYSTIFYING INVESTING AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW TAX LAWS AND RETIREMENT 

Even if you’re a novice investor, there are a few small but significant steps you can take to prepare for the future.

How do you see yourself living when you stop working? This panel will discuss social security, savings through IRA/401K, and how to insure you’ll be protected in your later years.

WHO’S GETTING HIRED IN TODAY’S JOB MARKET 

What tech skills are most sought after right now? What are the red flags you need to avoid on your resume or in an interview? How can online or in-person coaching help you in today’s tight job market?

WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A ROCKSTAR BOSS

Whether you’re the boss or a team member, you have a contribution to make to the professional environment you co-create. Even toxic situations can be made healthy with proactive and emotionally intelligent leadership.

Hear from the most well-respected executives what they did to create a better workplace for everyone.

HAVE A GREAT INVENTION OR IDEA BUT DON’T KNOW WHERE TO START?

Every woman on this panel had an idea that made her incredibly successful.
Our experts offer advice on how to get started, get a patent and how to protect your idea and copyrights.

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