MEETINGS & EVENTS

Schedule

NAA offers a variety of educational formats to ensure there’s something for everyone. 

Friday, June 28

9:00AM
10:00AM
Game Changer: Mary Kelly
Executive Exchange Program
Why Leaders Fail and the 7 Prescriptions for Success

Mary Kelly Ph.D., CSP, U.S. Navy (Ret.) is an internationally known economist and leadership expert specializing in the fields of leadership, productivity, communication and business profit growth. Kelly is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and holds a Ph.D. in Economics.

She has held numerous positions in the military, including Naval Intelligence Officer, Human Resources Director, Assistant Chief of Staff Officer and Chief of Police. Currently, in her role as a consultant, she provides creative and insightful problem-solving tools that enable her to transform corporate cultures and structures.

Kelly is the author of 10 books and has been quoted in hundreds of periodicals including Money Magazine, Entrepreneur and The Wall Street Journal.

*This Game Changer session is included in the Executive Exchange Program. If you are an executive, join us in an enlightening discussion to advance your career path, experience topics to enhance your leadership skills and network with peers. To participate, add the Executive Exchange Program (free of charge) to your full conference registration or one-day Friday registration.

Learn more about Executive Exchange

Speakers

Name: 
Mary Kelly
Job Title: 
Speaker and Author
10:10AM
10:45AM
Behind the Scenes Chat with Mary Kelly
Executive Exchange Program

Join Game Changer Mary Kelly “Behind the Scenes” for an intimate and candid discussion about leadership, productivity, communication and business profit growth. Amy Smith Montoya moderates, so have your questions ready.  Free signed books from Mary Kelly included.

*This is part of the Executive Exchange Program. If you are an executive, join us in an enlightening discussion to advance your career path, experience topics to enhance your leadership skills and network with peers. To participate, add the Executive Exchange Program (free of charge) to your full conference registration or one-day Friday registration.

Learn more about Executive Exchange

11:00AM
12:30AM
Brunch: Ops and Strategy Roundtable Discussion
Executive Exchange Program

Enjoy making some new professional connections over brunch, then have the chance to discuss operational challenges with peers across multiple organizations. How does your business strategy stack up, and how do others approach problems with which you grapple?

*This is part of the Executive Exchange Program. If you are an executive, join us in an enlightening discussion to advance your career path, experience topics to enhance your leadership skills and network with peers. To participate, add the Executive Exchange Program (free of charge) to your full conference registration or one-day Friday registration.

Learn more about Executive Exchange

12:30PM
2:30PM
Workshop: How to Work with and Lead People Who Aren’t Like You
Executive Exchange Program

Kelly McDonald is considered one of the nation’s top experts in marketing, customer service and consumer trends. Her client experience includes brands such as Toyota, Subaru, Kimberly-Clark, Nike, Harley-Davidson, Miller-Coors, and Sherwin-Williams. Kelly was named one of the “10 Most Booked Speakers in the U.S.” and she was also #1 on the list of “26 Hot Speakers” by Successful Meetings Magazine.  

*This is part of the Executive Exchange Program. If you are an executive, join us in an enlightening discussion to advance your career path, experience topics to enhance your leadership skills and network with peers. To participate, add the Executive Exchange Program (free of charge) to your full conference registration or one-day Friday registration.

Learn more about Executive Exchange

Speakers

Name: 
Kelly McDonald
Job Title: 
Multicultural Marketing and Business Trends Expert
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