Third Annual Conference

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Schedule at a glance

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Each conference participant should select two business sessions. To ensure a quality learning experience, one session has criteria for who should attend. See below.

How to Lead in the New Healthcare Industry Business Session

with Trudy Bourgeios

Recommended Attendees

This session has been designed for leaders who have a strong desire to achieve a career breakthrough.  The profile of the ideal participant includes:

  • Been in the industry at least 10 years
  • Mid-senior leadership levels
  • A proclaimed appetite to obtain higher levels of responsibility

Keynote Speakers Main Conference

Joetta Clark Diggs

4-Time Olympian
Joetta Sports & Beyond,LLC


Quita Highsmith


Head of Alliance and Advocacy Relations, Government Affairs

Fireside Chat

Denice Torres

The Ignited Company


Robin Washington


Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Featured Speakers & Panelists Pre-Conference and Conference

Trudy Bourgeios

Center for Workforce Excellence


Vanessa Broadhurst

Global Commercial Strategy Organization (GCSO)

Company Group Chairman

Tahnya Brown

Tahnya Brown Coaching Inc.

Founder & CEO

Cecilia Carter

The Strategy Chick™

Owner and Executive Coach

Dawn Fitch

Pooka Pure and Simple


Andrea Gray

Merrill Lynch

Senior Portfolio Advisor

Shirell A. Gross, Esq

Senior Legal Officer, Coach, Accomplished Executive

Metra Lundy



Fouad Namouni, MD

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS)

Head of Oncology Development

Dawn Norvell

Beauty Retail Expert

Kharmia D. Powell

Merrill Lynch

Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor

Cheryl Robinson


Ready2Roar, Founder; Contributor Forbes Digital Magazine; Author

Tamarra Causley Robinson

Causley Robinson & Associates, LLC

Founder & CEO

Henrietta Ukwu, MD, FACP, FRAPS


Senior Vice President, Head of Global Quality and Global Regulatory Affairs

Carol Parker Walsh, JD, PhD

Carol Parker Walsh Consulting


Hotel & Travel Hark Rock Hotel & Casino

Reserve a Room:

All individuals must be registered for the 3rd Annual WOCIP Conference before reserving a hotel room.

To make a room reservation, please call the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City hotel directly at 609-449-6860 and mention promo gwc1019. The group rate and rooms are based on availability and on a first come, first served basis.

Check-In Time: 3:00PM

Check-Out Time: 12:00PM

Click here to be directed to the hotel website.

To register for the meeting and then reserve a hotel room, please visit the registration page. Hotel reservation information will be provided in the meeting registration confirmation email.

Room Rates:

  • WOCIP Standard Rate: $149 per night
  • The above rate does not include tax and resort fees
  • Reservation Deadline: Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Hotel Reservation Cancellation Deadline:

  • 72 hours prior to your scheduled arrival date.
  • Cancelling your reservation less than 72 hours prior to your arrival date will result in a cancellation fee equal to the daily room rate plus tax

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