#NoMeanGirls National Conference
#NoMeanGirls National Conference
Dallas Marriott City Center 650 North Pearl Street Dallas, Texas 75201

October 6, 2017

Friday

Welcome to Dallas!

Morning: Conference Attendee arrivals and registration

11:00 – 12:30

Opening Luncheon & Welcome Message: Dr. Cortney Baker, CEO, Kids Care Therapy – 2017 Texas Businesswoman of the Year. Talk Topic:  Opening Up to Excellence 

12:30 – 1:00

Shivaun Palmer, CEO and Founder, Plaid for Women: The Story Behind Plaid and our #NoMeanGirls Women Supporting Women Movement

1:00 – 2:00

Plaid Impact Speaker: Mica May, Founder and CEO of May Designs, Austin, TX.  Talk Topic:  Accidental Entrepreneurship: How a Simple Notebook Changed the Course of My Life.”

2:00 – 3:30

Breakout Session # 1 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

3:30 – 4:00

Networking break for conference attendees designed to allow formation around interest groups – Afternoon “Naughty or Nice” (Your Choice – Life’s All About Options) snacks and beverages provided

4:00 – 5:30

Breakout Session #2 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

6:00 – 8:00

#NoMeanGirls Opening Reception – Choose from Two Plaid Signature Cocktails and delicious Hors Doeuvres - Hosted by:  Mass Mutual Dallas Fort Worth and Diamond Wealth Management Group


October 7, 2017

Saturday

7:45 - 8:30

Breakfast Buffet

8:30

Welcome by Sarah Webb, President of Plaid for Women: My Feminism  

9:00 – 10:00

#NoMeanGirls: Diversity Panel – The Importance of Sisterhood – Together We Are Stronger

Moderator: Lorie Burch, Lorie Burch Law Firm, PC- Introduction of Panelists

Panelists:

Yolanda Harper, Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce 

Dr. Lind Harrah, Executive Director, Texas Muslim Womens Foundation

Annette Soto, Texas State Chair, Hispanic Womens Network of Texas

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote Welcome by Shivaun Palmer and Keynote Sponsor
 

10:30 – 11:30

Keynote Address: Katie Goodman – Actress, Writer, Singer, Comedienne – Talk Topic:  Gag Your Inner Critic:  How Confidence and Connection Will Rid Our World of Mean Girl Behavior

11:30 – 1:00

Plaid “Estrogen Express” Luncheon – Networking with Conference Attendees and Company Sponsors – Music, Fabulous Food and Transformational Connections

1:00 – 2:30

Breakout 3 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

2:30 – 3:00

Networking break for attendees designed to allow formation around interest groups.

The Barre Code will be offering a 30 minute stretch class during this break.
 

3:00 – 4:30

Breakout 4 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

4:30 – 5:00

Daily Review, Wrap Up and Stretch and Breathing Session

5:00 - 5:45

The Barre Code - Full Class Offering for Free

7:00 – 11:00

#NoMeanGirls Thelma & Louise Pajama Party – Bring your BFF, mom, sister and come have a blast!  Music, Games, Prizes for best pajamas, Photo opps and more! (limited seating - first 125 registrants)


October 8, 2017

Sunday

8:30 – 10:00

Sunday Brunch & Keynote Address: Tracey Trottenberg & George P. Kansas – Talk Topic:  Awakening the Divine Feminine Leader You Were Born To Be

10:00 – 11:30

Breakout 5 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

11:30 – 1:00

Breakout 6 of 6 based on attendee selection
 

1:00 – 1:30

Be Your Highest Self Closing Ceremonies – You Dont Want to Miss This!  Get Ready to Dance and Celebrate.  Special Surprise Guest.  A wonderful way to wrap up this amazing weekend.  You will leave feeling uplifted and refreshed.