Thank you for attending the 2018 ALFDP Annual Conference and Meeting: Empowered, Equipped, Encouraged.

Download the conference materials here – ALFDP 2018 Conference and Annual Meeting Slide Presentations

Agenda:

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception, Hotel Allegro, 171 W. Randolph Street, Chicago, Illinois 60601
7:30 p.m. –10:00 p.m. Social Event: Hamilton! CIBC Theatre,18 W. Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Thursday, November 15, 2018
7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
8:40 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Host Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. ALFDP Welcome Remarks and Housekeeping
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Session 1: Wellness and Work-Life Integration (Featuring Jeena Cho, co-author of The Anxious Lawyer)
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Session 2: A New Approach to Training (Featuring 2nd Story – www.2ndStory.com)
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Session 3: Navigating Leadership Changes
12:00 p.m.– 1:15 p.m. Networking Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Session 4: Supporting Diverse Attorneys (with Retreats, Coaching, Sponsorship Programs and Developmental Support)
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Session 5: Client Collaborations
3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Session 6: A New Approach to Global Training – Steps Drama (Featuring Steps Drama – www.stepsdrama.com)
4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Membership Photo
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Dine Arounds

Friday, November 16, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
Session 7: First-Timers Forum – Optional
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Session 8: Fostering Inclusion in a Highly Political Environment (Featuring Dr. David Ballard, American Psychological Association)
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Session 9: Building, Adjusting and Carrying Out a Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Plan
11:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m. Lunch Served
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Session 10: Little Black Book of Success Workshop (Featuring Marsha Haygood and Rhonda Joy McLean, authors of The Little Black Book of Success: Laws of Leadership for Black Women)
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Session 11: ALFDP Annual Meeting, Salary Survey Results and Elections
2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Voting Break
2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Session 12: Reinvigorating Your D&I Soul – War Stories from ALFDP Vets
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Election Results and Closing Remarks