2019 summit agenda

11:00 OPENING REMARKS

Kate Goodall, Co-Founder and CEO, Halcyon
Ariel Beck, Founder and National President, Girls Who Start


session one

Creating a Brand and Raising Money for Your Venture 

INTRODUCTION
Brielle Ohana

Natalie Mackay, Founder and CEO, Winky Lux
Elizabeth Galbut, Founder and Managing Director,SOGAL Ventures

MODERATOR
Dayna Grayson,
Partner, NEA


session TWO

Inspiring Change: Activism Through Film

INTRODUCTION
Olivia Castel

Claire Sliney, Oscar Winner, Short Documentary, Period. End of Sentence

MODERATOR
Lesli Foster,
Journalist, WUSA9


12:15 WORKSHOP

Shark Tank: How to Pitch

INTRODUCTION
Molli Hillman

Scott Rechler, Learnserve
Ryan Ross, Halcyon
Amy Wu, Social Cipher
Vanessa Gill, Social Cipher


12:45 LUNCH


1:15 KEYNOTE

Start from the Heart

Elle Macpherson, Co-Founder and Creative Director, WelleCo.com

FIRESIDE CHAT
Ariel Beck

AUDIENCE Q&A


1:45 SESSION THREE

Having the Confidence to Start: From Great Idea to Startup

INTRODUCTION
Eva Ross

Shizu Okusa, Founder and CEO, Wellthy & Co
Kori Hale, Founder and CEO,  CultureBanx
Lauren & Carrie Dunne, Co-Founders, Varnish Lane

MODERATOR
Claire Shipman
, Author, The Confidence Code For Girls 


CLOSING REMARKS

Ariel Beck and the Girls Who Start Team