Johnson Means Business Schedule 2014 and Diversity Symposium


Thursday 10/23/14 – JMB Schedule
7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Check-in
Admissions and ODI Team
141 Sage Hall
7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Breakfast Sage Atrium
8:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Class Visits (Optional) Various Rooms
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Optional Class Building Tour Meet in Sage Hall 141
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Optional Class Building Tour Meet in Sage Hall 141
11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch Sage Atrium
1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. JMB Welcome, Applying to B-School/Forte/Consortium Info Session
Welcome Address by Dean Soumitra Dutta
Ann Richards, Interim Director of Admissions, Director of Financial Aid
Eddie Asbie, Associate Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
141 Sage Hall
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Financing Your MBA
Lisa Pastrick, Financial Aid Counselor
141 Sage Hall
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Career Management Center Overview
Cynthia Saunders-Cheatham, Director of Career Development, 2-Yr Residential Program,
141 Sage Hall
4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. JMB Sage Social
Welcome by Amanda Shaw ’00, MBA ’05, Assistant Dean, Student Services
Sage Atrium
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Break
6:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Luggage Pick up 144 Sage Hall
7:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Travel to Corks and More Sage Bus Kiosk
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Reception at Corks and More
Welcome address by Eddie Asbie
Corks and More
9:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Travel to Johnson 144 Sage Hall


Friday, 10/24/14 - JMB Schedule
8:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. JMB Breakfast Workshop: The Innerview
Sponsored by SC Johnson
Introduction by Court Rapé, MBA ’12,
Presenter: Jullien Gordon, Coach and Educator
Sage Atrium (Breakfast)
141 Sage Hall (Workshop)
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. JMB Photo Outside of Sage Hall
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. JMB Alumnae & Student Panel
Gbadebo Aderibigbe, MBA’16
Dakotah Eddy, MBA ’15
Daniel, Greenhaw, MBA’16
Jeffrey Phillips, MBA ’15
Nathan Rooney, MBA ’16
Anne Roque, MBA ’16
Moderator: Marques Zak, MBA ‘10
141 Sage Hall
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. JMB Closing Remarks
Eddie Asbie, Associate Director of Admissions


Friday, 10/24/14 - Diversity Symposium Schedule
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Diversity Symposium Welcome Luncheon
Sponsored by Deloitte
Keynote, Fred Keeton, VP External Affairs and Chief Diversity Office, Caesars Entertainment
Sage Atrium
2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Diversity Symposium Panel: Leading Diverse Teams: How to Leverage Diversity in Your Career
General George W. Casey Jr.
Hernan Saenz, MBA ’98
Helen Shan, MBA ’93
B08 Sage Hall
2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Diversity Symposium Panel: Courage to Speak Up: Being an Agent of Change at any Stage of Your Career
Adam Conderman, MBA ’11
Amanda Ebokosia
J. Delano Ford, MBA ’08
Yesi Morillo-Gual
B09 Sage Hall
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Diversity Symposium Panel: Managing Your Network: Mentors vs. Sponsors
Michael Cook, MBA ’07
John Bonhomme, MBA ’07
Sandra Scharf
Lawrence Watkins, MBA, ‘10
B08 Sage Hall
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Diversity Symposium Panel: Wo(men) in Leadership
Maureen O’Hara
Karen Matthews, MBA ‘07
Krystal Brooks
B09 Sage Hall
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Diversity Symposium Reception w/Advisory Council
Sponsored by Citi
Welcome by Ana Duarte McCarthy, Chief Diversity Officer, Citi
The Park Atrium (Hotel School)
6:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Travel to Sage Hall
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. ODI 15th Anniversary Gala & Alumni Awards w/ Advisory Council
Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson
Welcome/Introduction by Tyi McCray, Director of Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Dean Soumitra Dutta
Percy Allen II, MPA ’75, Wilbur Parker Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient
Joe Alvarado, MBA 76, Distinguished Latino Alumni Award Recipient
Sage Atrium