Schedule of Events


CHECK-IN

9:00 – 9:20
Coffee & Scones by Ft. Smith Coffee Co.
Location: The Bakery


 

WELCOME / INTRODUCTIONS

9:20-9:30


 

MORNING KEYNOTE SPEAKER

9:30-10:15:
Troy Asberry
Managing Director SCAPA Industrial North America, Dallas, TX
Location: The Bakery


 

BREAKOUT SESSION 1

10:30-11:15

1. Ark Tank: $1,000.00 Entrepreneur Pitch Contest
Sponsored by Startup Junkie
Location: Double Tree Hotel

2. Money Management for Millennials - Dr. Latisha Settlage
Sponsored by Arvest Bank & Arvest Bank Wealth Management
Location: The Bakery

3. Managing a Side Hustle While Keeping Your Day Gig - Todd Jenkins (Moderator)
Sponsored by Dr. Todd Jenkins, Bowtie Leadership and Development

Panelists - Chris Chaney (Valley Cuts),Bo Rogers (Pie Scout), Cole Thornton (Gadget Grave)
Location: Temple Live


 

BREAKOUT SESSION 2

11:30-12:15

4. Why The Heck Do You Need To Advertise?
Chad Jones, Alex Yahola, Bobby Rogne, Bobbi Willis (Rightmind Advertising)
Sponsored by Rightmind Advertising
Location: Temple Live

5. Creative Engagement in the Workplace – David Kersey
Location: The Bakery

6. Leadership Through X's and O's
Justin Bailey (UAFS Mens Basketball Coach) and Tari Cummings (UAFS Women's Basketball Coach)
Location: Double Tree Hotel


 

LUNCH

12:15-1:30
Discounts at Downtown Restaurants


 

AFTERNOON KEYNOTE SPEAKER

1:30-2:15:
Josh Hueser
Founder AGAR Cultural Activation Agency, Cincinnati, OH
Location: The Bakery


 

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY

2:30-3:15: Rotary Club of Fort Smith
Location: Double Tree


 

BREAKOUT SESSION 3

3:30-4:15

7. Innovative Leadership in an Adapting Economy
Dr. Ron Darbeau (Moderator), Dean UAFS College of STEM
Panelists - Steve Clark (Propak Logistics),
Rachel Reynolds (Artists Laboratory Theatre) , Rodney Shepard (Arvest Bank)
Sponsored by Rheem
Location: Temple Live

8. Balancing Act - Phillip McClure
Location: Temple Live


 

Happy Hour / After-Party

4:30 - 6:00
Location: The Bakery