WEF-Grenada Program Details

Moderator Lead   Co-Lead  Panelist  Keynotes & Others

Time Allocation
For Lead: 15 Min, Co-Lead :15 Min, Panelist: 5 Min.

WEF Grenada 2017 Agenda

Friday, 26th May, 2017

07:30am* Registration Opens
08:00am – 08:30amNetworking Tea
08:30am – 10:00amOpening Plenary* Inauguration & Theme Address: Grenada : Reinventing Itself – Women Empowerment & Inclusion• Introduction by Getrude Matshe
• Welcome Address by:
Dr. Harbeen Arora

Global Chairperson
6 Keynote dignitaries and Speakers
• Chief Guest:
Senator Brenda Hood, Grenada Minister of Culture

10:00am – 10:30amNetworking Break
10:30am – 11:30am1- Plenary* Grenada – Harmonizing Cultural Identities & Aspirations With a Shared Approach to Growth : Time for a New Agenda?
1A- Parallel Never Underestimate The Power of an Idea: Transforming an Idea into a Fundable Business Plan Getrude Matshe
1B- Parallel How to Adopt a Holistic Mindset
1C- ParallelGrow Your Business Through Self Knowledge & Development
1D- Parallel Intrinsic Motivation & Sports & Its Profound Effect on Professional Development
11:30am – 12:30pm2- Plenary*Grenada – Creating Environment for Sustainable & Inclusive Growth Stephanie Marie Braddick
2A- Parallel How to Find Purpose, Power & Passion to Reinvent Yourself
2B- Parallel Converting Ideas into Successful Businesses
2C- ParallelMeditation & Alternative HealingDr. Jessica Sánchez
2D- ParallelArt & Culture- Creating & Developing Emotional Intelligence & Thinking
12:30pm–01:30pmNetworking Lunch
01:30pm –02:30pm3- Plenary* Grenada – Being Open While Addressing Threats of Terror & Security Concerns
3A- Parallel Opportunities for All in All Emerging Markets: How can SMEs Benefit
3B- Parallel The Future for Youth
3C- Parallel Youth & Social Media
3D- Parallel The Power of Personal Example & Self-Belief
02:30pm – 03:30pm4- Plenary*Grenada – Addressing Growth Opportunities in Emerging Markets & PartnershipsLinda Aines
4A- Parallel What are Fund Managers & Investors Looking for in The Entrepreneurs
4B- Parallel Raising The Bar in Advanced Education
4C- ParallelUnderstanding Diversity & Inclusivity in Businesses for Global Success
4D- Parallel Art & Media as a Way of Shifting Consciousness Regarding Women
03:30pm – 04:30pm5- Plenary*Grenada – Meeting The Challenge of Leadership for Fostering Innovation, Creativity, Collaboration
5A- ParallelThe Power of Education to Make a Positive Change to Our World Stephanie Marie Braddick
5B- Parallel Women Entrepreneur & Healthy Eating.
5C- Parallel Women In Entrepreneurship: Take Control of Your FinancesJudy McCutcheon
5D- ParallelEntrepreneur Sharing Success StoriesLinda Aines
04:30pm – 05:00pmNetworking Break
5:00pm – 6:00pm6- Plenary* Grenada – Creating an Inspired, Sustainable & Integrated Global Ecosystem to Foster Entrepreneurship & Personal GrowthDr. Jessica Sánchez
6A- Parallel Your Career: The Story, The Brand
6B- Parallel Government Business – A Stop to Child abuse & Focus on Child Protection
6C- ParallelWomen’s Economic Empowerment & Leadership
6D- ParallelSharing Personal Stories of Success & Making a Difference
06:00pm – 07:00pm7- Plenary* Grenada – Meeting The Challenge of Holistic Lifestyle & Healthy Living – Issues of Pollution, Climate Change, Water, Waste
7A- ParallelScientific Leadership:
• Women in Agritech & Genetics
• Leadership & Neuroscience | Empowerment of the Brain to Create Successful Leadership.
• Skills
7B- ParallelParenting & Its Challenges
7C- ParallelWomen in Leadership Roles- The Harbingers of Change
7D- ParallelFeminine Approach in International Economic Laws
07:30pm – 09:30pmReception

Saturday, 27th May, 2017

08:00am – 09:00amNetworking Break
09:00am – 10:00am8- Plenary*Grenada– Personal & Outdoor Leadership, Giving & Philanthropy: Women Exerting a Greater Cultural Influence Getrude Matshe
8A- ParallelThe World of Luxury, Fashion & Beauty
8B- Parallel How to Foster Sustainability by Creating Social Businesses
8C- Parallel Values & Influential Factors that Determine Success of Female LeadersDr. Lilian Nkechi Omekara
8D- ParallelCan We Learn Innovation
10:00am – 11:00am9- Plenary*Grenada– Purpose, Potential & Passion: Role of Corporate Sector, CSR, The Consumer & Personal LeadershipJudy McCutcheon
9A- Parallel Empowering Workplace Well Being & Workplace Design
9B- ParallelChallenges in Education & Women’s Economic Empowerment in Africa
11:00am – 12:00pm10- Plenary*Grenada– Integrating into The World & Cultures with Understanding & Driving New Contours of Geopolitical Relations
10A- ParallelIt’s Time to Thrive Being Who You Are
10B- ParallelTurning Contacts into Relationships
12:00pm – 01:00pmClosing PlenaryTowards Creating a More Sustainable, Tolerant & Integrated World &
* Presentation of “Women of the Decade & Iconic Leaders Creating a Better World for All” Awards
• Chief Guest: TBD..
• Guest of Honor:TBD..
• Close Remarks:
Award Presentation by Dr. Harbeen Arora & Getrude Matshe