Southern Tier YP Summit

An innovative half-day conference dedicated to young professionals

Day and Time

October 26, 2017 12:15 – 6:00

Location

Holiday Inn – Binghamton 2 Hawley Street

12:15 – 12:45

Registration

12:45 – 1:15

Welcome + Shifting Culture

Location:
Carousel Room
Speaker:
Tyrone Muse

1:30 – 2:15

Breakout Sessions 1
Personal Development

The Power of No!

Establishing and communicating healthy boundaries and advocating for yourself, rather than saying yes to every request or opportunity.

Location:
Carousel Room
Speaker:
Erin Vilardi

Civic Engagement

Many Young Professionals want to give back and participate in their community, but do not know how. This panel will inform the audience on how to get in engaged, where it is needed and how to serve on a board.

Location:
Binghamton Ballroom
Speakers:
Laura Hamilton – Salvation Army
Broome County Clean Up Crew
Amelia LoDolce – VINES
Kevin Blake – ICS

Finding Your Voice in Networking

How to successfully network and build a career from it. Tools to be comfortable in every social situation.

Location:
Johnson City Room
Speaker:
Arel Moodie
Rachel Jenks

2:15 – 2:45

Intermission 1
Headshots, Civic Engagement, Social Media Lounge

2:45 – 3:45

Breakout Sessions 2
Panel Discussions

Southern Tier Entrepreneurs

Discussion with local successful entrepreneurs on how they created their business, successes, failures and how they built themselves back up after a failure.

Location:
Binghamton Ballroom
Speakers:
Charlie Randall – MacIntosh Labs
Jamar & Nicole Johnson – Jrama’s

Sitting On The Same Side Of The Table & Conflict Zone

Proven strategies for identifying, negotiating and working through interpersonal conflict whether it be in the workplace, with clients, friends, or with family.

Location:
Johnson City Room
Speakers:
Lea Webb
Fran Battisti
Brian Rowland

You Said What?

Three Keys to Successfully Engaging with Gen Xer’s and Boomers.

Location:
Carousel Room
Speakers:
Andy Taylor

3:45 – 4:00

Intermission 2
Headshots, Civic Engagement, Social Media Lounge

4:00 – 4:45

Breakout Sessions 3
Interactive Workshops

Turning Social Media Into Profit

Proven strategies on how to convert real life experiences and best social media practices to make your ventures profitable.

Location:
Johnson City Ballroom
Speakers:
Joshua B.
Dylan Gilligan – Upstate Merch

Your Workplace Is You

How to develop your personal brand while also presenting yourself as a professional in many different work settings.

Location:
Carousel Room
Speakers:
Arel Moodie

How To Start A Business

Do you have an idea and want to start your own business, but have no idea how to start? This workshop will start you on the right path and provide you with a template to show you the next steps.

Location:
Binghamton Ballroom
Speakers:
Dan Mori
Rochelle Layman

4:45 – 6:00

Networking
Food stations, Music, Headshots, Civic Engagement

Location:
Endicott Room

SOUTHERN TIER YP SUMMIT