2017 Mid-Level Managers' Symposium


The Mid-Level Managers’ Symposium (MLMS) is a two-day professional development seminar for rising executives to learn and network in professional settings. At MLMS you will be joined by more than 900 participants who will interact with leading business, thought leader and education experts who will provide candid insights about their personal leadership journeys. This direct exchange at the symposium will connect participants with tools and insights, along with building an accessible MLMS network.


Sessions

2017 MLMS Welcome & Opening Keynote Address featuring Lisa Borders, President, WNBA


Emcee/Moderator(s): Speaker(s):
  • Lisa Borders, MHA, President, Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)

2017 MLMS Opening General Session: Panel Discussion


Speaker(s):
  • Julia Brown, Chief Procurement Officer (CPO), Carnival
  • Law Burks, VP & General Manager, ITW, Commercial Construction
  • Kimberly H. Johnson, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, Fannie Mae
  • Elijah White, Jr., Vice President - Geoscience, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company

2017 MLMS Cohort 3 Workshop 1: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


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2017 MLMS Cohort 1 Workshop 1: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


Speaker(s):
  • Eric Watson, Executive Consultant, Kaleidoscope Group

2017 MLMS Cohort 2 Workshop 1: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


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2017 MLMS Cohort 3 Workshop 2: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


Speaker(s):
  • James R. Calvin, Ph.D., Professor, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

2017 MLMS Cohort 1 Workshop 2: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


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2017 MLMS Cohort 2 Workshop 2: Leading in Uncertainty: Challenges of 2017 and Beyond


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2017 MLMS Closing General Session: Everyday Mindfulness, Stress & The Black Executive


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