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2022 Executive Forum: Embracing people-powered transformation

Sept. 21-22, 2022
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Join executives and peers from across the nation for a four-part digital event focused on your most powerful resources.
A kayak team rowing through the water.Over the last few years, you’ve mastered the art of resilience. You’ve seen success through adversity, adapted to unpredictability, and turned challenge into advantage. Now, thriving requires a renewed focus on people — your staff, your audience, and your community — and realizing the untapped potential of your brand.

This September, join executives and peers from across the nation for a four-part digital event focused on your most powerful resources. Our speakers will help you learn to harness the potential of your people to drive transformation, tell your story, and enact positive change.

Day One

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022 | 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT

  • Learn from Leaders panel: People-powered transformation panel led by Plante Moran Managing Partner Jim Proppe | 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
    • Plante Moran Managing Partner Jim Proppe will lead a panel discussion on the remote work renaissance and the potential of hybrid work, the power of your brand and your story, connecting with your audience, and more. Speakers include:
      • Steve Swinney, CEO, Kodiak Building Partners
      • Tanny Crane, president and CEO, Crane Group
      • Patricia Mooradian, President and CEO, The Henry Ford
  • Economic and capital markets update with Joe Davis and Jim Baird | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. EDT
    • Joe Davis, Vanguard’s global chief economist and global head of Investment Strategy Group, will join Plante Moran Financial Advisors Chief Investment Officer Jim Baird for an economic and capital market outlook covering key market drivers, recent geopolitical developments, inflation, recession risks, and other relevant economic issues.

Day Two

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 | 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT

  • Fireside chat: Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) with Dr. Dwinita Mosby Tyler | 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EDT
    • Dr. Dwinita Mosby Tyler, founder and catalyst of The Equity Project, will join Plante Moran DEI Manager Hawzien Gebremedhin for a conversation on the changing DEI landscape. They’ll cover the current state of DEI, how successful companies are walking the walk, and more.
  • Keynote address: ESG, technology, and people | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
    • Dr. Ayesha Khanna will dive into environmental and social governance topics as well as the relationship between people and technology and preparing communities for the fourth industrial revolution. Dr. Khanna is a co-founder and CEO of ADDO AI, named by Forbes as one of the top AI firms in Asia. Forbes also named Dr. Khanna one of South East Asia’s groundbreaking female entrepreneurs.

Register today to secure your spot at the 2022 Executive Forum.

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