Inspiring Across Generations (IAG) Conference

Accelerating in a Virtual World

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020
Time: 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Venue: Via Zoom

Description:

How do you continue to excel, thrive, and ascend in the workplace virtually?  Working remotely does not mean you need to slow down or take a pause in your career progression.  We will explore various topics to help you becoming a more mindful leader and accelerating in this new normal working virtually.

Agenda:

  • Welcome & Opening Remarks [9:00 – 9:05am (5 mins)]

    • Suraj Amarnani, Senior Manager, KPMG; Ascend Greater Atlanta Chapter President

 

  • Fire-side Chat with Keynote Speakers [9:05am – 10:05am (60 mins)]:

    • Keynote speaker:  Ashish Gupta, Chief Information Officer, NextEra Energy, Inc.

    • Keynote speaker:  Fahim Siddiqui, SVP – Technology Development, The Home Depot

    • Moderator:  Peggy Wang, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers / Ascend Charlotte Chapter President

 

  • Break [10:05am – 10:10am (5 mins)]

 

  • Mental Health Wellness Panel Discussion [10:10am – 11:10am (60 mins)]

    • Panelist:  Dr. Rajnish Attavar, Consultant Psychiatrist, Hertfordshire Partnership, University NHS Foundation Trust, St. Albans, England

    • Panelist:  Dr. Nila Kasianandan, Psychiatry, Townsville University Hospital, Queensland, Australia

    • Panelist:  Naresh Bhakta, Community Advocate, Regional Director AAHOA, California, USA

    • Panelist:  Dr. Lokesh Babu, Psychiatrist, Founder Snehamanovikasa Kendra Neuropsychiatric Hospital & Deaddiction Center, Bengaluru, India

    • Moderator:  Elizabeth Nunes, Ascend Atlanta Chapter EVP

 

  • Break [11:10am – 11:15am (5 mins)]

 

  • Gaining Visibility in a Virtual World [11:15am – 12:00pm (45 mins)]

    • Speaker:  Sid Sapolia, Lead Account Partner – IBM Distribution Sector

Admission:

 

Individual Member Ticket: $50

Individual Non-Member Ticket: $75

Ascend Membership and IAG Ticket: $150

Speakers:

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Suraj Amarnani
Senior Manager, KPMG
 Ascend Greater Atlanta Chapter President

Keynote Speaker

Ashish Gupta
Chief Information Officer
NextEra Energy, Inc.

Keynote Speaker

Fahim Siddiqui 
SVP,  Technology Development
The Home Depot

Moderator

Peggy P.  Wang
Partner, PwC
Ascend Charlotte
Chapter president

Panelist

Dr. Rajnish Attavar

Consultant Psychiatrist, Hertfordshire Partnership, University NHS Foundation Trust, St. Albans, England

Panelist

Dr. Lokesh Babu

Psychiatrist, Founder Snehamanovikasa Kendra Neuropsychiatric Hospital & Deaddiction Center, Bengaluru, India

Panelist

Naresh Bhakta

Community Advocate, Regional Director AAHOA
California, USA

Panelist

Dr. Nila Kasianandan

Psychiatry, Townsville University Hospital, Queensland, Australia

Panel Moderator

Elizabeth Nunes

Executive Vice President 

Ascend

Ascend Talk Speaker

Sid Sapolia

Lead Account Partner, IBM Distribution Sector, IBM

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