Young Leaders Conference
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Conference Agenda

Thursday, November 10, 2022

10:30am - 11:30am:

11:30am - 12:15pm

12:15pm - 12:30pm
Opening Announcements

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Opening Keynote Presentation: Building Customer Relationships that Last, Jay Bowman, FMI
Jay Bowman will give an overview and insights into methods that companies use to engage with their customers and improve their client experience. Attendees will learn approaches on how to develop better knowledge of customers, how to anticipate their needs while building meaning and lasting customer relationships that drive success. Jay will also explore additional topics including the importance of understanding customer’s values, establishing rapport, and going above and beyond a client’s expectations. 

1:30pm - 2:00pm

2:00pm- 3:00pm
Breakout Session: Technology Information Session - To Be Announced!

2:00pm- 3:00pm
Breakout Session: Technology Information Session - To Be Announced!

3:00pm - 3:30pm BREAK

3:30pm- 5:00pm
General Session: Lessons with Industry Leaders Panel Discussion
Sherita Evans, Southern Commercial Development
John David Griffin, Trident Construction
Leslie Clark, Carolinas AGC
More panelists TBA

End of Sessions

6:00pm- 7:0pm
Young Leader Happy Hour
Sponsored by HCSS

7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Attendee Dinner & Presentation regarding Charleston History from Charleston Pirate Tours

Friday, November 11, 2022

8:15 am - 8:45 am Attendee Breakfast 

8:45 am- 9:45 am
General Session: FMI's 2022 Talent Study, Michelle Thompson, FMI
FMI’s 2022 talent study provides insights into what companies are doing to attract, develop and retain their workforces. The study also looks at how the pandemic has impacted organizational cultures as well as existing work models. Questions explore topics such as succession management and how companies are preparing their next generation of leaders.

9:45 am - 10:15 am BREAK
10:15 am - 11:45 am
Closing Keynote Speaker: Re-engaging a Burned Out Culture through Values Based Leadership, Dr. Tom Epperson with Innerwill

11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Conference Closing Comments

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