4th Annual Miami Beach Women’s Conference 3/16/12

4th Annual Miami Beach Women’s Conference
March 16, 2012, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Miami Beach City Hall & Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Miami Beach City Hall
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139

Miami Beach Botanical Garden
2000 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
www.womensexhibit.com

The morning will kick off at the City Hall, and then we will head to the Miami Beach Botanical Garden for a luncheon, during which we will hold a silent auction. The morning session is free to the public, and the luncheon will be catered by women-owned/managed businesses and will be $30. The details are at www.womensexhibit.com.

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
4th Annual Miami Beach Mayor’s Panel
Mayor Matti Herrera Bower: Your Host
Elected Miami Beach Mayor 2007, Re-Elected 2009 & 2011
1st Woman Mayor of Miami Beach
1st Hispanic Mayor of Miami Beach

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Mayor’s Panel A: “You’re Elected! Now What?”
A panel of esteemed women leaders discuss the role of women in politics, the special challenges and opportunities that face them as elected officials.
Panelists
Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US House of Representatives, FL District 18
Hon. Elaine Bloom, Speaker Pro-Tem 1992-1994
Commissioner Katy Sorenson, President & CEO “Good Government Initiative” at University of Miami

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
“Power Break”
Half Hour Network & Revitalization Break * Energy Product Samplers
Acupunture Treatments Courtesty of Dr. Kasey Pryce
Wheatgrass: Health & Happiness Farm
Energy Elixir: Thrive Vegan
Energy Drink: Visalus
Natural Awakenings

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Mayor’s Panel B: “Protection For Women”
A panel discussion by seasoned legal and crime prevention professionals on protecting women physically, legally and from the devastation of identity theft.
Panelists
Hon. Katherine Fernandez Rundle, Miami-Dade State Attorney
Commissioner Sally Heyman, Miami-Dade County District 4
Beth Littrell, Esq., Lambda Legal, Staff Attorney, Southern Regional Office

Followed by Lunch at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden – $30.00

If you have questions, please email Betsy Earle at [email protected]

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