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We have an engaging and informative program planned.  Sessions will be led by a professional career coach training attendees on how to overcome imposter syndrome, conflict, build a personal brand, network and much more. Develop and refine your personal and professional leadership skills to better prepare yourself for the many challenges and personalities you’ll find while working in industry. Level Up will begin at 18:00 EST on 29 Februrary 2024 and concludes at 17:30 EST on 3 March 2024. To learn more about the topics featured each day, please click on the tabs below.

Speakers and timing are subject to change.

15:00-16:00 Check-in to Generator Hotel

17:30-19:00 Welcome Reception

08:00-09:00 Breakfast

09:00-09:30 Welcome Remarks

09:30-10:30 Defining Leadership

10:30-11:00 Break

11:00-12:30 Intentional Careers 

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:30 Leader as a Weaver

14:30-15:00 Winning Introductions 

15:00-15:30 Break

15:30-16:00 Networking Primer Exercise

16:00-17:30 The Psychology of Selves: Beyond Imposter Syndrome

17:30-19:00 Dinner

08:00–09:00 Breakfast, Optica

09:00-10:30 Leadership Pathways

10:30-11:00 Break

11:00-12:30 Communication as a Leader

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:00 Allyship & Self Advocacy

15:00-15:30 Break

15:30-17:00 Defining Your Purpose/The Chair Game

17:00-18:00 Dinner

08:00–09:00 Breakfast

09:00-10:30 Time Domination Experience

10:30-11:00 Break

11:00-12:30 Optica Panel - Learning from Leadership Failures

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:30 Optica Panel – Level Up in Optica

14:30-15:30 Break

15:30-16:30 Career Action Planning/Closing Remarks

16:30-18:00 A Conversation with the Optica President and Stephen Wolfram

18:00           Adjournment 

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