Join us for the 2nd Annual Women Who Build Networking and Leadership Summit
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: PAULETTE BROWN
The Construction Institute is excited to announce that Paulette Brown, immediate past president of the American Bar Association (ABA) will be the keynote speaker for our event. Ms. Brown has amazing experiences to share with us. You can learn more about her tremendous accomplishments on the ABA website. Paulette Brown
This year's topics include:
Panel 1 -Women in the Industry- Our past, our present, our future
Marcia Kellogg, Moderator
Nancy Clayton, Senior Associate Pickard Chilton Architects
Danielle M. Crafford - Superintendent Gilbane Building Company
Sarah Epifano, Senior Business Development Director SKANSKA
Jezelle Gordon, Student University of Hartford
Panel 2 - Negotiation Skills for the AEC industry
Ava Abramovitz, Professorial Lecturer George Washington University Law School
Conna Weiner, Arbitrator Conna Weiner ADR
Deb Mastin, Attorney Law Office of Deborah Mastin PLLC
Panel 3 – Understanding Your Company’s’ Financials and What They Mean to You
Linda Ferraro, Moderator, Leading Women
Susan Coleman, University of Hartford Barney School of Business
Rebecca W. Lyman, Cohn Reznick
Panel 4 - A View from the Top and How to get there
Einat Dorobantu, Director Strategy & Implementation Phalcon LTD
Liz Holland, CEO Abbell Associates
Joanna Kripp, Senior Project Executive Gilbane Building Company
Rashda Rana, President ArbitralWomen
Please visit this link to read our panelists' biographies.
Here’s what last year's attendees had to say:
"It was one of the most inspirational seminars I have been to in some time."
"I really can't remember the last time I attended an event that was as authentic and motivating."
"The choice of speakers and synergy between panelists was stellar. I returned to work with renewed vigor and purpose."