QUEST NextGen Women Leaders Program - New York

Mar 29, 2017

Overview

Mar 29, 2017

New York, USA
The QUEST NextGen Women Leaders Program - New York is hosted by PwC. QUEST partner companies may send 6 emerging women leaders. The target audience for this program is women in the first decade of their careers in line roles. QUEST partner business schools may send 1 participant.

Are you an early career woman leader looking to enhance your business skills and develop strategies to achieve your goals? At this interactive program, you will connect with peers from top firms, take a strategic approach to your professional development, and be inspired by executive speakers.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about the latest research on the 'X factors' of what it means to be a high potential
  • Prepare to navigate the career transition of 'becoming the boss' with success
  • Discover best practices about how to build your company's diversity and inclusion strategy
  • Develop a deeper self-knowledge about what drives, inspires, and completes you inside and outside of work
  • Meet other high potential, early career women from QUEST partner companies
  • Learn about common gender 'derailers' and how to overcome them

Who Should Attend

QUEST partner companies may send 6 emerging women leaders. The target audience for this program is women in the first decade of their careers in line roles. QUEST partner business schools may send 1 participant.

 

 

Faculty

Jennifer Allyn

US Diversity Strategy Leader, PwC

Inger Buus

Head of Executive and Management Development, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

Angela Croghan

Head of Talent Management, Hess Corporation

Erica Dhawan

Founder & CEO, Cotential

Valerie Keller

Global Leader, EY Beacon Institute and Executive Director, Advisory, EY

Carissa McBride

Executive Director, Program & Development Manager, Corporate Talent & Development, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co

Betsy Myers

Senior Advisor, QUEST

Lauren Noël

Managing Director, QUEST

Doug Ready

Founder & President, ICEDR
Senior Lecturer in Organizational Effectiveness, MIT Sloan School

 

 

Schedule

March 29, 2017

9:00-9:30 Coffee and Registration

9:30-9:45 Welcome and Introduction
-Jennifer Allyn, US Diversity Strategy Leader, PwC
-Lauren Noel, Managing Director, QUEST

9:45-10:45 ICEDR & QUEST Research: What High Potential, Early Career Talent Values
-Lauren Noel, Managing Director, QUEST
-Doug Ready, Founder & CEO, ICEDR & Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:15 PwC's Global Diversity & Inclusion Journey
-Jennifer Allyn, US Diversity Strategy Leader, PwC

12:15-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:45 Panel - Being the Boss: The Changing Nature of What It Means to Lead
-Moderator: Inger Buus, Head of Executive and Management Development, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co
-Angela Croghan, Head of Talent Management, Hess Corporation
-Erica Dhawan, Founder & CEO, Cotential and Co-Author of Get Big Things Done: The Power of Connectional Intelligence
-Valerie Keller, Global Leader, EY Beacon Institute and Executive Director, Advisory, EY
-Carissa McBride, Executive Director, Program & Development Manager, Corporate Talent & Development, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co

2:45-3:00 Break

3:00-4:00 Authentic Leadership: Being Yourself With Strategy to Succeed in Your Career and Your Life
-Betsy Myers, Senior Advisor, QUEST & Former Senior Advisor on Women's Issues to President Barack Obama and President Bill Clinton

4:00 Adjourn

 

 

Advance Prep

 

Travel

Travel Information
This program will take place at PwC’s New York City office at 300 Madison Avenue, New York, NY. The program will run from 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Please plan to arrive no later than 9:15 a.m. to pick up your materials.

Location
PwC
300 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Please bring your ID with you as you will need this to enter the building.

Accommodations
Each participant is responsible for making his/her own hotel reservations. We suggest the following hotels:
Renaissance Hotel - Times Square
714 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10036

Marriot Marquis Hotel
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

The New York Helmsley Hotel
212 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017

Dress
Business casual clothing is recommended for the program.

 

 

Presentations

Participant List

Final Participant List

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QUEST and ICEDR Research: What Early Career Talent Values

In this presentation by Doug Ready, President, ICEDR and Lauren Noel, Managing Director, QUEST, learn about QUEST and ICEDR research on what early career talent values and how you can unleash your signature value-add.

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Authentic Leadership: Being Yourself to Succeed in Your Career and Life

In this presentation by Betsy Myers, Former Senior Advisor on Women's Issues to Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, you will discover how to lead authentically and build on your success if your career and life.

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PwC Presentation: Women in Leadership

In this presentation, Jennifer Allyn, US Diversity Strategy Leader, PwC, shares four career derailers women face and suggested actions on how to address them.

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QUEST and ICEDR Report: What Executives Need to Know about Millennial Women

Learn what high flying early career women value at work.

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QUEST and ICEDR Report: Taking Charge

Learn valuable lessons from 60 exceptional women leaders around the world.

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