Schedule at a Glance

2021 CEO Meeting Schedule

We have designed the event to help CEOs think about the future immediately, post-COVID and longer-term.  The CEO Meeting sessions will focus on such timely topics as: responding to disruption, mergers and acquisitions, and the next Administration, as well as perennial favorites such as board management and career progression in the C-suite.

Please stay tuned for more session details and descriptions.


Save your spot for 2021 CEO Meeting

 

Monday, February 8

All times are listed in Eastern Time. 

9:30–11:30 am The Foresight Imperative: Shaping the Future of STEM Societies in The Turbulent Twenties
The session includes networking with attendees.
11:30–12:30 pm Partner Panel Lunch and Learn
12:30–2 pm Looking Forward 2021: A Look at the Long-term Impact of COVID19 on Associations
2–2:30 pm Break with open networking
2:30–4 pm Successful Mergers of Associations: A Live Case Study

 

Tuesday, February 9

All times are listed in Eastern Time. 

9:30–11:30 am
 
Collaborative Opportunities to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Among STEM Professionals
The session includes networking with attendees.
11:30–12:30 pm Lunch with networking
12:30–2 pm Professional Development - Laddering Up Panel
Professional Development - Prepping for Encore Careers
2–2:30 pm Break with open networking
2:30–4 pm Climate Change and Resilience
 

 

Wednesday, February 10

All times are listed in Eastern Time. 

9:30–11:30 am Government Relations/Policy Panel
The session includes networking with attendees.
11:30–12:30 pm Lunch with open networking
12:30–2 pm Navigating Boards through Horizon Scanning and Sunsetting
2–2:30 pm Break with open networking
2:30–4 pm Late-Breaking Session TBD
As this year continues to change at a dramatic pace, the Program Chairs are including an opportunity for a late-breaking topic of relevance. The topic will be finalized in mid-January of 2021.
4–5 pm Closing Reception


 


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