WALTER magazine’s eighth annual WINnovation summit, celebrating female innovation, diversity, and the entrepreneurial spirit, returns this fall!
At WINnovation, guests can participate in interactive workshops, meet fellow innovators in networking sessions, and hear from local leaders on their career journeys and lessons they’ve learned along the way.
Ticket includes access to our Startup Workshops from 4-5:30PM, Cocktails and Networking from 5:30-6:15, along with a three-course dinner, panelist talks and Q&A from 6:15-8:30PM.
MEET OUR 2022 PANELISTS
WORKSHOP 1: CONFIDENT COMMUNICATION - THE POWER SKILL YOU NEED TO KNOW
Sharon Delaney McCloud, CDE | Director of Corporate Communications, UNC Health
Persuasive, sharp communication now tops the required skill set to succeed in today's competitive workplace. Learn how to amplify your impact with proven techniques that global leaders use to attract and retain customers, teammates and investors.
WORKSHOP 2: HOW TO ASK FOR HELP
Led by Kristine Sloan | Executive Director, Leadership Triangle
If the idea of making an ask at a networking event turns your stomach, this might be a good workshop for you. During our time together, we’ll learn a storytelling framework centered around purpose and then you’ll practice making asks of other people in the room. Be ready to surprise yourself.
WORKSHOP 3: INNOVATION – BEYOND THE BUZZWORD
Led by Sarah Glova PhD | CEO, Reify Media
A blueprint for daily innovation—ways to be innovative every day, strategies for cultivating an innovative mindset that’s as unique as you are, and ideas for how you can help sustain a culture of innovation in your work.