Day 1 - Exclusive VIP Roundtable (11 AM - 8 PM)
Day 1 – Exclusive VIP Roundtable (11 AM – 8 PM)You’ll take part in six rounds of speed networking with industry experts discussing today’s executive hot topics.
|11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enjoy a complimentary lunch featuring local ingredients, creative presentations and distinctly LA flavors.
|12:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Executive Hot TopicsConnect with experts in small groups of no more than 10 participants during six rounds of 45 minutes each. Sharing experiences in these small executive-level groups provides an excellent opportunity for knowledge exchange on specific topics such as:
|6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Cocktails and Conversations
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Day 2 - Small Business & Non-Profit Summit (7:00 AM - 8:30 PM)
Day 2 – Full ConferenceGrab your swag bag and enjoy a day filled with 40+ inspiring speakers, 24 sessions, great food, and end the night at our networking cocktail hour
|7:00 AM – 8:15 AM
Continental Breakfast & Exhibitors
|8:15 AM – 9:15 AM
Opening Plenary PanelMore than likely, elected officials are not familiar with your business or mission. Believe it or not, they should be. We will show you how and why you need to get their attention at The IDEAL Conference’s Opening Plenary Panel – Coalition Building. We will discuss the importance of small entities coming together to form a large voice and engage with elected officials at the state level. You will hear from business leaders, policy makers and advocates who are prepared to give you tools on how to build and hold a coalition for your business and organization.
|9:15 AM – 11:55 AM
|12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Social Impact Business Model Panel & LuncheonThis panel of successful business and community leaders provides attendees with a look into running a purpose driven business, public-private partnerships, and what it means to incorporate philanthropy into the vision of a company.
|1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
|5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Keynote Speaker Shiza Shahid, Founder NowVentures, CoFounder & Founding CEO, The Malala Fund
|6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Mix & MingleCocktails, Conversations and Hors d’oeuvres.