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Filipina Summit Schedule 2009

@ the Claremont Hotel (unless otherwise indicated) - please keep checking this site for the latest updates.
    COLOR CODE for Learning Sessions:
  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP
  • MANAGEMENT
  • "MY LIFE" - Coming 'Home' to ME
  • PUBLIC SERVICE
  • FWN 100
Dress Code:  Business Casual for learning sessions paying attention to your comfort needs.  Bring a sweater and/or a shawl as it can get chilly in the meeting rooms.  No jeans, tennis shoes and slippers, please. Mayor's Welcome Reception on Thursday, Oct 29, business outfit.  Gala Awards on Friday Oct 30, is Filipina attire/formal and barong tagalog/black tie.   For "Kwentuhan" on Saturday, Oct 31, Halloween outfit, Filipina style is requested.

To download flyers (PDF format):

  Time

 Wednesday
Oct 28

 Thursday
Oct 29

  Friday
Oct 30

  Saturday
Oct 31

  Sunday
Nov 1

 7:30 am

 

 


Full Summit and Friday-only Registration Check-in

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Continental Breakfast
SEATING:
Choose "Filipinas in Motion" Peer Circles #1

Saturday-only
Registration & Check-in

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Continental Breakfast
SEATING:
Choose "Filipinas in Motion" Peer Circles #3

 REMINDER:
Daylight Savings Time (Fall Back)

8:00 am

 

Video Interviews
& Pictorial for Time Capsule (FWN 100 only)

by appointment
Thursday: 11am-4pm
Friday: 8am-6pm
Saturday: 8am-6pm
Sunday:

8am-5pm

 Full Summit and Daily Rate Registration & Check-in

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Video Interviews
& Pictorial for Time Capsule (FWN 100 only)

by appointment
Friday: 8am-6pm

 Daily Rate Registration & Check-in

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Video Interviews
& Pictorial for Time Capsule (FWN 100 only)

by appointment
Saturday:

8am-6pm


Daily Rate Registration & Checking

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Farewell Brunch

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General Session
Action NOW! - Summit Weavers

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SEATING:
Choose "Filipinas in Motion" Peer Circles Topic #4

THEME: ("My Life") Empowering the FILIPINA: urgent cultural and gender issues we face

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Video Interviews
& Pictorial for Time Capsule (FWN 100 only)

by appointment
Sunday: 8am-5pm

9:00 am
-
10:30am

 

 MEETING: 
Steering Committee,
FWN 100 Selection
Committee, Gala Awards & FWN Board


General Session
Welcome - Summit Weavers

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Keynote:
Filipina Leadership in Action
Ruthe Catolico Ashley


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Why CEDAW is critical to Filipina women's issues
Emily Murase, PhD


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(Public Service)
Run, Filipina, Run: Filipina Women Who Could Be President

General Session
It's a Beautiful Day! - Summit Weavers

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("My Life")
Boosting Your Health and Happiness - Embodying Wellness to the Optimum--Mind..Body..and Spirit. A practical experiential approach to wholeness and renewal.


(Entrepreneurship)
Make Me a Filipina Millionaire

 10:30 am

 

 

Break

 Break

 Break

 10:45 am
-
12:00 pm

 

 

 General Session
Summit Weavers

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(Management)
Filipina Women in the U.S. Military: Advancing Women in Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries

 
Two (2) Concurrent Sessions
10:45am-12:00pm

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(Management)
Negotiation Skills for Filipina Women
Timothy M. Dayonot
Professor, U.C. Berkeley's Haas School of Business


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("My Life")
Cultural Myths, Perceptions, Behaviors:  We Are Who We Are
 
Linda Akutagawa,
Senior VP of Resource and Business Development, LEAP

General Session
Summit Weavers

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(Public Service)
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Developing A Community of Influence
(Filipina Caucus)

12:00 pm
-
1:00

pm

 Committee Meetings

 


Lunch on your own


Sponsored Lunch
General Session
Summit Weavers

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"Filipinas in Motion" Circle Leaders Report-Backs

 Summit ends
Summit Weavers
ACTION NOW!

1:00 pm
-
2:15 pm

 

 Filipina Leadership Summit Registration Begins
(1-3pm)


General Session
Summit Weavers

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Choose "Filipinas in Motion" Peer Circles #2

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(Management)
Being Corporate Savvy: The “Unwritten Rules” of an Organization: What You Don't Know Can Hurt Your Career

General Session
Summit Weavers

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(Public Service)
Getting Appointed to Boards & Commissions

Safe Travels!!

 2:15 pm

Break

 

 

 

 

 

2:30 pm -
3:45 pm

 

 

Two (2) Concurrent Sessions
(Choose One)
(2:30-4:00pm)

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(Entrepreneurship) - The Road to Entrepreneuring

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("My Life")
Superwoman Stories: Survivors, Pathways, Healing and Transformations. A heart to breast talk, shame to sharing, recovery to renewal


Two (2) Concurrent Sessions
(Choose One)
(2:30-3:45pm)

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(Public Service)
 Woment
oring  Circles: Strategies to build the Filipina community's pipeline of qualified leaders, to increase the odds that some will rise to the president position in all sectors.
Panney Wei,
Broadcaster and Writer


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("My Life")
Personal Presence:  Communication Skills Training
Marjorie Singer
Cross Cultural Faciliator and Coach

 

 3:45 pm

 

 

 
Get ready for the Gala!

 Break

 

4:00 pm
-
5:15 pm

 

 

 


 Two (2) Concurrent Sessions (Choose One)
(4:00-5:15pm)

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("My Life")
Paying Forward: Developing Filipina Leaders Today - Strategic Mentoring vs Coaching

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Marjorie Singer
Cross Cultural Faciliator and Coach


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(Entrepreneurship)
Discover and Develop Your Brand & Message
Panney Wei,
Broadcaster and Writer

 

 5:15 pm
-
6:00 pm

 

 

 

 
Closing General Session
Circles Presentation
Summit Weavers

 

 


6:00pm-7:30pm

 San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom's Welcome Reception

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FWN Members, Summit Attendees, FWN 100
Reception @
The Mayor's balcony City Hall, San Francisco
(6:00-7:30pm)

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Book Reading  & the Spoken Word
by Vangie Buell

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Kulintang by
Ron Quesada

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Sponsored by Ramar Foods International
Susie Quesada, Marketing Manager

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(7:30 - onwards) 
Dinner on your own
or Girl-Up with San Francisco
FWN Members for a night in town!

6-7pm - reception
7-8pm - dinner
8:15-10:30pm - awards

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 Color Guard

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Awards Gala Dinner & Recognition
of the 100 Most Influential
Filipina Women in the U.S
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Dinner on your own
6:00pm - 7:30pm

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7:30pm-10:00pm

Dessert Reception

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General Session
Summit Weavers

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("My Life")
"Kwentuhan" - Cultural Collisions & Tales of the Ghost
(Filipina Halloween outfit, requested)

9:00 pm
-
11:00pm

 

 
Late registration (9-10pm) @ the Claremont Hotel

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FWN 100 Awards Ceremony Rehearsal
(9-11pm)
@ the Claremont Hotel

 

 

 


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