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Women's Well-being at Work Virtual Conference

Women's Well-being at Work Virtual Conference
August 14, 2024 | 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM ET

Join Us for this FREE Virtual Conference!
This one-day free virtual conference will cover the health, happiness, and security of women at work. Experts will present data and trends while a panel of women leaders across industries react, respond, and discuss the practical strategies that have helped them personally, as well as the programs, policies and benefits that industry leaders use to keep women’s health at the forefront. This event is co-hosted by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plan, National Wellness Institute (NWI), and Wellness Council of America (WELCOA).
Benefits of Attending
By participating in this free virtual conference, you'll:
    • Learn practical strategies and tactics to help support and promote women's health in the workplace.
    • Connect with peers and build a network of like-minded professionals who want to keep women's well-being at the forefront.
    • Get your questions answered by those paving the way to build more inclusive workplaces.
    • Come away with insights you can implement in your own life and organization.
Conference Panelists
This panel of female leaders will engage with participants and provide insights during the conference sessions. (Reserve your spot in the free conference sessions below!)
Melanie Fuller, CSEP-CEP, ACSM-CEP, CWP
Director, Wellness,
Alberta Blue Cross
Marcelle J. Henry, Esq., LL.M.
Partner and Chairperson of ERISA / Employee Benefits Groups,
Pitta LLP
Margaret C. Lemkin, PhD
Health Benefit Strategies, LLC
Who Should Attend
This Women's Well-being at Work virtual conference is ideal for:
    • Anyone seeking strategies, practices, and programs on putting women's health at the forefront at work.
    • Individuals looking to connect with others and learn what has worked personally and professionally in women's well-being.
    • Anyone who aims for health, happiness, and security of women at work.
How to Register
Click on the "Join This Session" buttons below to register for each session you plan to attend.
All sessions are hosted live in On24. Your camera and microphone will be disabled, but you will be able to submit questions via the Q&A box. If your employer’s network security prevents you from using On24, disconnect from your VPN or watch the session on a personal device.

Session recordings can be accessed 1-2 hours after the live session concludes by using the same link you used to access the live session.
     Continuing Education Credit (CEC)
Continuing education credit is available through the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans for the following certifications/designations, if requested when you register and attend the session in full as it occurs live:
-CEBS Compliance

Attendance will be verified following the conference and a certificate mailed within six weeks.

NOTE: Viewing on-demand recordings of the sessions will NOT qualify for CEC.
Schedule (session times are listed in Eastern Time)
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM: Managing Your Money and Savings
Explore the unique financial issues career women face, including:
    • Financial planning and budgeting
      • Barriers to pay equity
      • Knowing your worth
    • Preparing for retirement
      • Emotional and lifestyle considerations
      • Income, health care and debt management
    • Navigating divorce or the death of a partner.
Jillian Kennedy
Partner, Canadian Leader of Defined Contribution and Financial Wellness
Mercer (Canada) Limited

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM: Building Your Personal and Professional Brand

Learn how to build your career and develop your role as a leader, including:
    • Boundaries and barriers for women in the workplace
      • Power dynamics and the "ick-factor"
      • Caregiving responsibilities for elderly parents, kids and grandkids
      • Addressing career gaps
    • Evolution of women leaders in the workplace
      • Establishing yourself as a professional
      • Learning to say "no"
      • Role of mentorship and sponsorship
    • Building your brand
      • Social media
      • Curating your network
Katie O'Malley, MEd, BCC
Chief Executive Officer and Principal Coach
(en)Courage Coaching

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Living and Working Healthy and Well

Get valuable insights on the emerging trends in women’s health and well-being, including:
    • Establishing healthy lifestyle practices
    • Physical health considerations for women
      • Pregnancy, fertility, and postpartum
      • Mental and emotional health
      • Managing cancer and chronic disease risk
      • Perimenopause and menopause
    • Family Planning and caregiving
Lana Saal, EdD, CHWC, CWP, MCHES
Well-being Innovator and Chief Executive Officer
The VitHealthity Group

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