WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2018
EAST VILLAGE, 17TH FLOOR
291 ST. BOTOLPH | BOSTON, MA

 

 

You’re invited to engage with fellow leaders in this inclusive and incomparable community. Whether you’re looking for opportunities to network, mentor, launch a venture or simply to be inspired – we welcome you to join us:

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

8:30AM
REGISTRATION & NETWORKING
Check-in, interact, introduce yourself to someone new.

8:50AM
SPECIAL PERFORMANCE
Singer-Songwriter Anjimile Chithambo, AMD’19

9:00AM
WELCOME REMARKS
Senior Vice Presidents Diane MacGillivray & Philly Mantella

9:30AM
A MILE IN HER M.GEMI SHOES
Cheryl Kaplan | President of M.Gemi
Moderated by: Professor Frances McSherry, College of Arts, Media, & Design

10:30AM    
Camille Parruitte, DMSB’16 introduces our Student and Alumnae Innovators

10:45AM
WHAT’S GRANDER THAN GOLD?
Nastia Liukin
| Five-time Olympic Medalist and Co-Founder of Grander
Moderated by: Meredith Gorman, AMD‘16 | Multimedia Sports & News Reporter

12:00PM
AN ELLEVATED APPROACH TO STORYTELLING
Robbie Myers | Editor-in-Chief of Shondaland.com & Former Editor-in-Chief of ELLE
Moderated by: Renata Nyul, Vice President for Communications, Northeastern University
Can’t be there? Tune in live at https://www.facebook.com/northeastern/

1:15PM
SHARING A TASTE OF HOME
Fernanda Tapia, Chef/Owner of Comedor
Moderated by: Paulina Ruiz, COS’19

1:30PM
INVESTING IN FUTURE LEADERS
Henry Nasella, Trustee & Chair Emeritus

2:00PM
CLOSING REMARKS AND FINAL CHARGE

2:30PM
JOIN IN: INTERACT | INNOVATE | INVEST

Interact with student and alumnae innovators at our innovation showcase & visit our invest station to make a gift, sign up to join our mentor network, and pledge to support future generations.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Nastia Liukin

Five-time Olympic Medalist and Co-Founder of Grander

Robbie Myers

Editor-in-Chief of Shondaland.com & Former Editor-in-Chief of ELLE

Cheryl Kaplan

President and Co-Founder of M.Gemi

Anjimile

Singer-Songwriter

Fernanda Tapia

Chef and Co-Owner of Comedor

Diane MacGillivray

Senior Vice President of University Advancement, Northeastern University

Philomena Mantella

Senior Vice President & CEO of Northeastern University’s Lifelong Learning Network

Henry Nasella, UC’77, H’08

Chair Emeritus, Northeastern University Board of Trustees

CONTACT US

For more information, to become a sponsor, or to volunteer, please contact:

Sarah Balal
Assistant Director
Advancement Initiatives
Office of the Senior Vice President
617.373.2109
s.balal@northeastern.edu

Kathleen Holtz
Assistant Director
Leadership Advancement
Office of the Senior Vice President
617.373.4080
k.holtz@northeastern.edu