Pre-Summit Programs

Monday, April 29

7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Open for Pre-Summit workshops and 2 day Summit

8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Health Athlete Pre-Summit Workshop

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Building Cultures of Wellness to Optimize Health, Well-Being and ROI
3-Hour Pre-Summit Workshop  

 

Tuesday, April 30

6:45 am - 7:30 am

Fitness Activity

7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Open

7:30 am - 9:00 am 
Healthy Continental Breakfast

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibits Open

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome & Opening Remarks

9:15 am - 10:15 am
Plenary Session I: Kristen Hadeed, Culture Eats Strategy. Kristen has been featured on PBS, FOX Inc., TIME and Forbes and her first TED Talk garnered more than two million hits on YouTube.

10:15 am - 10:30 am 
Wellness Activity & Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Plenary Session II: Petra Kolber, The Happiness Epidemic - Catch It If You Can. Internationally renowned fitness expert, author of The Perfection Detox, and wellness leader, Petra has been featured in numerous outlets across the country and named Fitness Crusader of the Year, by Health Magazine.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Poster Session

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Networking Lunch

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
Wellness Activty

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions

Ja'Net Adams, All About You! Financial Strategies That Propel Higher Education Institutions Forward. International speaker, CEO of EMACK Consulting, and author, Ja'Net has spoken on behalf of the White House and the Department of Education and been featured in numerous outlets, including NPR’s Marketplace Money, USA Today, Forbes, and BBC.

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Break

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions

3:30-3:45

Break

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Plenary Session III

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Reception at the Union


Wednesday, May 1

6:30 am - 7:15 am
Fitness Activity

7:30 am - 9:00 am
Healthy Continental Breakfast

7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Registration Open

8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Exhibits Open

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Poster Session

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Plenary Session IV: Ron Goetzel, Do Workplace Health Promotion (Wellness) Programs Work?  What Does the Latest Research Tell Us? Senior scientist and director of the Institute for Health and Productivity Studies (IHPS) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and vice president of Consulting and Applied Research for IBM Watson Health, Ron will share his top 10 best practices from a benchmarking project, Promoting Healthy Workplaces.

10:00 am - 10:15 am
Wellness Activity

10:15 am - 11:15 am
Concurrent Sessions

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Break

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Wellness Activity 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Plenary Session V. and Call to Action