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Emerging Stronger

Over the last year, the MPW community has discovered new ways of sharing professional and personal challenges, surfacing insights and solutions, and even feeling over a virtual platform. As leaders, we can harness the current atmosphere of change to create a better tomorrow. And we can do it together. That’s why our 2021 theme is “Emerging Stronger.” Already confirmed speakers include Bobbi Brown, Founder and CCO, Jones Road Beauty and Evolution_18; Katie Fallon, Chief Global Impact Officer, McDonald’s; Dylan Farrow, Author and Activist; Jacqueline Fuller, Vice President, Google; President, Google.org; Dambisa Moyo, Global Economist and Author, How Boards Work; Indra Nooyi, Former Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo; Emily Ratajkowski, Entrepreneur, Writer, Actress, Model and Activist; Deb Schwartz, Chief Financial Officer, Cameo; Fidji Simo, Head of Facebook App, Facebook; and Shannon Watts, Founder, Moms Demand Action.

Join us in June and become part of a community that crosses industries and disciplines for new perspectives and a larger view of the world and your impact upon it.

Speakers

Indra Nooyi

Former Chairman and CEO

PepsiCo

Emily Ratajkowski

Entrepreneur, Writer, Actress, Model and Activist

Dambisa Moyo

Global Economist, Author, and Board Member; Co-principal

Versaca Investments

Fidji Simo

Vice President, Head of Facebook App

Facebook

Agenda

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DAY ONE
Wednesday 23 Jun, 2021
1 - 1:03 PM
WELCOME
1:03 - 1:20 PM
ONE ON ONE
Indra Nooyi
1:20 - 1:35 PM
SESSION TO BE ANNOUNCED
1:35 - 1:40 PM
BREAK
1:40 - 2:25 PM
BREAKOUT SESSION: THE PANDEMIC ECONOMY
1:40 - 2:25 PM
BREAKOUT SESSION: CULTURE OF EQUALITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY

Hosted by Accenture

1:40 - 2:25 PM
BREAKOUT SESSION: RETHINKING CREATIVITY
2:25 - 2:30 PM
BREAK
2:30 - 2:45 PM
CONVERSATION
Fidji Simo
2:45 - 3:05 PM
CONVERSATION
3:05 - 3:20 PM
ONE ON ONE
Dambisa Moyo
3:20 - 3:40 PM
SESSION TO BE ANNOUNCED
3:40 - 4:00 PM
ONE ON ONE
Dylan Farrow

Overview

MPW Next Gen offers the wider aperture that helps prepare high achieving young executives for the next big step.

Past MPW Next Gen community members include founder-CEOs Whitney Wolfe Herd of Bumble, Katrina Lake of Stitch Fix, Debbie Sterling of GoldieBlox, Anne Wojcicki of 23andme, Reshma Saujani of Girls Who Code, and Emily Weiss of Glossier; as well as Stacey Abrams, Chelsea Clinton, Focus Brands President & COO Kat Cole, Meena Harris, Meghan Markle, Sam's Club CEO Kathryn McLay, Rebecca Minkoff, Zoom CMO Janine Pelosi, California First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Bozoma Saint John, former U.S. CTO Megan Smith, fashion icon Diane von Fürstenberg along with designer (and her granddaughter) Talita von Furstenberg, Drybar founder Alli Webb, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, and U.S. Olympic soccer stars Abby Wambach and Hope Solo.

Since launch, women leaders from more than 500 major companies have participated in this program, including Airbnb, Amazon, Apple, AT&T, Bank of America, Cisco, Dell, Dropbox, DuPont, Facebook, Estée Lauder, General Motors, Goldman Sachs, Google, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, McDonald’s, McKesson, Merck, NBCUniversal, PepsiCo, Pinterest, Salesforce, Starbucks, Target, Twitter, UPS, Verizon, Visa, and Walmart.

Co-Chairs

Kristen Bellstrom

Features Editor, FORTUNE; Co-chair

FORTUNE MPW Next Gen

Beth Kowitt

Senior Editor, FORTUNE; Co-chair

FORTUNE MPW Next Gen

Emma Hinchliffe

Editor, FORTUNE and Co-chair

FORTUNE MPW Next Gen

Claire Zillman

Senior Editor, FORTUNE; Co-chair

FORTUNE MPW Next Gen

Membership Benefits

Fortune MPW Next Gen Members are invited to join us for the Virtual Summit on June 23-24, as well as additional small group conversations throughout the next year.

In addition, once you join theNext Gen community you will be automatically enrolled into a six-month membership into Fortune’s leadership development program, Fortune Connect. Connect is a global network of executives designed to build your skills as a purpose-driven leader.  Membership includes informal discussions with Fortune 500 ceos, skill-building workshops, access to experts and to a network of global peers.

Contact Us

The FORTUNE MPW Next Gen Summit is developed with the guidance of Fortune editors, and the program is tailored with themes and speakers carefully selected to deliver maximum value to participants.

For Speaker Suggestions:

To suggest a speaker for Fortune MPW Next Gen, please complete the form below. There are no exact deadlines for speaker submissions.
Click here to submit speaker suggestions. 

For Participation & Nominations:

Participation at the 2021 Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen Virtual conference is by invitation only, and subject to approval. Registration is non-transferable. 
Tel: 1-866-661-3840
MPWNextGen@fortune.com

For Sponsorship Opportunities:

A limited number of corporate sponsorships are available for 2021. Please contact us for more information.
Elizabeth Parks and Monica Sembler
E-mail: fortunesponsorships@fortune.com

For Press Inquiries:

Alison Klooster
Senior Manager of Brand Communications, Fortune
Tel: 646-437-6613
E-mail: alison.klooster@fortune.com