FIU's Power Up

 

Power Up 2022
September 30, 2022

Kovens Conference Center
FIU Biscayne Bay Campus
3000 NE 151 St.
8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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The theme for Power Up 2022 is Shifting Gears. The world of work has been transformed, and workplace norms have shifted. Flexibility, agility and individuality are what define the new business landscape for women entrepreneurs and other professionals. It’s time to shift into high gear as we navigate the new roads ahead.

Join Florida International University’s College of Business and Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management for South Florida’s premier women’s leadership event. The candid conversations, game-changing solutions, insightful panels and networking opportunities will keep you engaged. Connect with other like-minded women, foster powerful collaborations, and harness your drive to accelerate success! Our full program and speaker list is coming soon.

REGISTER*

Faculty and Staff Internal Billing Registration
 

All others, please register below.
 

01.

Empowerment

  • Take your leadership journey to the next level.
  • Push your own potential.
  • Get what you want in the workplace and in life.
  • Be blown away by our inspiring speakers.
  • Feel energized about your career and your sense of self.

02.

Connections

  • Hear from strong, successful women about their journeys.
  • Come away with real-life tools to put more zing into your career.
  • Get concrete strategies, great food for thought, and inspiration all rolled into one!
  • Create lasting connections with women leaders, build your professional network, make friends, or even find a mentor!

2022 PROGRAM

Rita Ferro
KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Rita Ferro (MIB '03)

President of Advertising Sales
Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED)

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Ebony Smith
MASTER OF CEREMONY & SPEAKER

Ebony Smith

Founder
Ebenum Equation

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Frances Gonzalez
SESSION SPEAKER

Frances Gonzalez

Vice President
Radisson Hotel Group

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Lani Kane-Hanan
SESSION SPEAKER

Lani Kane-Hanan

Executive Vice President and Chief Development and Product Officer
Marriott Vacations Worldwide

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Gilda Perez-Alvarado
SESSION SPEAKER

Gilda Perez-Alvarado

Global Chief Executive Officer
JLL Hotels & Hospitality

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Christine Ramirez
SESSION SPEAKER

Christine Ramirez

Managing Partner
Dale Carnagie Training, Southeast Florida

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Stacy Silver
SESSION SPEAKER

Stacy Silver

President
Silver Hospitality Group

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*Note that your contribution may be considered tax deductible, where allowed, to the fullest extent under the law as allowed by IRS regulations. Purchase of Ads are not considered charitable. Any and all net proceeds from this event, after payment of associated expenses, may be used to support Chapman Executive Women's Association Chapter through the FIU Foundation, Inc. The amount of your contribution that is deductible is limited to the excess of your contribution over the value of the goods and services provided to you. In accordance with Foundation policy, the Foundation may assess a one-time Advancement Initiative Fee in the amount of 3% of the Gift (“Initiative”) to support the University’s general fundraising and capital campaign expenditures. The Initiative will be collected with the first installment of the Gift (and any subsequent installment, if necessary) in order to fulfill the Initiative as soon as practicable.
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