Executive Leadership Symposium

March 2, 2018 | 8 a.m - 4 p.m.

Reception and networking to follow | Registration fee: $125

Join us for a day with industry leaders presenting executive development programs
that have made their organizations more agile and adaptive.


Featured Speakers

Dean Latha Ramchand

Latha Ramchand | Bio
Dean and Professor, Finance, C. T. Bauer College of Business

Rod Brace

Rod Brace | Bio
Regional President, Chief Learning Officer, Memorial Hermann Healthcare System

Adewunmi (Ade) Lewis

Adewunmi (Ade) Lewis | Bio
Division Manager,Learning & Development, Houston Airport Systems

Joan Nelson

Joan Nelson, SPHR | Bio
Associate Vice Chancellor/Vice President of Human Resources, University of Houston


Harleen Hines Smith

Harleen Hines Smith | Bio
Chief Human Resources Officer, Houston Airport System

Alex Souza

Alex Souza | Bio
Director Program Management Office, HP


Steve Woodruff | Bio
Enterprise Hiring Manager, Chevron

Symposium Agenda

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks – Latha Ramchand: Changing business environment

9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Rod Brace: Medicine volatility and developing leaders

10:15 - 11 a.m.

Joan Nelson: Developing leaders and succession planning in university settings

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Harleen Smith: Impact of development on organizations

1 - 1:45 p.m.

Steve Woodruff: Talent management

2 - 2:45 p.m.

Alex Souza: Technology and the need to reinvest in a company

3 - 3:45 p.m.

Ade Lewis: Developing a developmental plan for all layers of staff and executives

4 - 5:30 p.m.

Reception and networking