AGENDA

MONDAY - MAY 2, 2022 – MEMBERS ONLY

9:00am – 3:00pm

 COVID TESTING

OUTSIDE PATIO OR COLUMBIA

9:00am – 3:30pm

CONFERENCE BADGE CHECK-IN

WEST LOBBY

11:00AM – 12:15PM

THANK YOU BRUNCH – COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS
INVITE ONLY

SALON A-C

2:00PM – 3:00PM
MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
INVITE ONLY

SALON A-C

4:00PM

MEMBERS DEPART FOR NETWORKING DINNER CRUISE

MEET IN WEST LOBBY

5:00PM – 7:00PM

MEMBERS ONLY DINNER CRUISE

8:45PM

MEMBERS RETURN TO HOTEL

TUESDAY - MAY 3, 2022 • CONFERENCE DAY 1

7:30AM – 1:30PM

 COVID TESTING

OUTSIDE PATIO OR COLUMBIA

8:00AM – 4:00PM

CONFERENCE BADGE CHECK-IN  

WEST LOBBY
8:00AM – 9:00AM
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST & NETWORKING
BALLROOM FOYER
9:00AM – 9:20AM
WELCOME REMARKS
GRAND BALLROOM
9:20AM – 10:30AM
IMPROV EXPERIENCE – EVENT KICKOFF FOR ALL ATTENDEES
GRAND BALLROOM
10:30AM – 10:45AM
BREAK
10:45AM – 11:45AM
EIGHT THAT INNOVATE
GRAND BALLROOM
11:45AM – 12:00PM
PARTNERSHIP WELCOME
GRAND BALLROOM
12:00PM – 12:45PM
BUFFET LUNCH
GRAND BALLROOM
12:45PM – 1:15PM
EIGHT THAT INNOVATE – TOP 3 ANNOUNCED
GRAND BALLROOM
1:15PM – 2:00PM
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
GRAND BALLROOM
2:00PM – 2:30PM

BREAK

2:30PM – 3:30PM
BREAKOUT SESSION A – ESG

JUNIOR BALLROOM

BREAKOUT SESSION B – GENDER EXPANSION

SALON A-C

3:30PM – 3:45PM
BREAK
3:45PM – 4:45PM

BREAKOUT SESSION C – PAVING THE ROAD TO HEALTH EQUITY

JUNIOR BALLROOM

BREAKOUT SESSION D – AI IN DRUG DISCOVERY

SALON A-C

4:45PM – 6:15PM

BREAK

6:15PM – 8:45PM

15th ANNIVERSARY DINNER, DANCING & RAFFLE DRAWINGS
FORMAL COCKTAIL ATTIRE WITH A POP OF A DA4S COLOR

GRAND BALLROOM

WEDNESDAY-MAY 4, 2022 • CONFERENCE DAY 2

8:00AM – 10:00AM

 COVID TESTING

OUTSIDE PATIO OR COLUMBIA

8:30AM – 10:00AM

CONFERENCE BADGE CHECK-IN

WEST LOBBY

9:00AM – 9:30AM

FRESH JUICE BAR & NETWORKING

BALLROOM FOYER

9:30AM – 9:45AM

DAY 2 WELCOME

GRAND BALLROOM

9:45AM – 10:00AM

ELEVATE BLACK

GRAND BALLROOM
10:00AM – 11:00AM
ECONOMIC IMPACT OF DE&I
GRAND BALLROOM

11:00AM – 11:45AM

SUPPLIER SHOWCASE
GRAND BALLROOM

11:45AM – 12:00PM

MERCK DREXEL LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

GRAND BALLROOM

12:00PM – 12:45PM

BUFFET LUNCHEON
GRAND BALLROOM

12:45PM – 1:20PM

SUCCESS STORIES
GRAND BALLROOM

1:20PM – 1:45PM

CLOSING REMARKS
GRAND BALLROOM
2:00PM – 3:30PM

SUPPLIER CORPORATE ROUNDTABLE CONNECTIONS

JUNIOR & GRAND BALLROOM