International Women's Day Celebration 2021

Location: Virtual
Date: March 19, 2021

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International Women's Day

USC MARSHALL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY CELEBRATION

The USC Marshall International Women’s Day Celebration event, now in its 5th year, is hosted by a collaborative group of Marshall faculty, administrators, and student leaders to celebrate women, to explore issues impacting women in business and to accelerate diversity, equity, inclusion, and gender parity.

Organizing Committee

The event is hosted by women leaders of Marshall and the Marshall Graduate Women in Business (GWiB) student organization.

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Event Schedule

2021 USC Marshall International Women’s Day Celebration Program

9:00am

Welcome Remarks
Dean Geoff Garrett
USC President Carol L. Folt

9:15am
#ChooseToChallenge Conversations
  • #ChooseToChallenge: The Boardroom with Carmen Nava’84, USC Trustee
  • #ChooseToChallenge: The Silicon Ceiling with Rachel Jiang MBA ’13, Head of Alexa Health & Wellness, Amazon Alexa
  • #ChooseToChallenge: The Wealth Gap with Nadia Allaudin ’98, Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
10:15am Break
10:20am

Negotiation and Deal-Making for Women: An Experiential Exercise
Facilitated by Leigh Tost, Associate Professor of Management and Organization

Introduced by Violina Rindova, Interim Vice Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Captain Henry W. Simonsen Chair in Strategic Entrepreneurship, Director of Research for the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, and Professor of Management and Organization

11:00am Break
11:05am

#ChooseToChallenge: Keynote
Glenda McNeal, President of Strategic Partnerships, American Express; former member of the USC Marshall Corporate Advisory Board

Introduced by Suh-Pyng Ku, Vice Dean for Graduate Programs; Professor of Clinical Finance and Business Economics, and Director of Center for Investment Studies

11:35am Program Concludes and Networking Begins
12:00pm Event Concludes

 

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Speakers

Academic and business leaders passionate about diversity, equity, inclusion, and parity.

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Faculty Research

Marshall has world renowned faculty doing cutting-edge research in the areas of leadership, gender, diversity, power, culture.

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Registration

Registration is open to all USC Marshall School of Business Faculty, Staff, Students, and Alumni.

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