Conference

Main Stage Keynote Speakers

ICAN’s annual Women’s Leadership Conference – held for over 20 years in Omaha, Nebraska – is known to be powerful, insightful and authentic, representative of the leadership trends and transformations present in today’s workplace.
Join us on April 19, 2017 for W/L – The Work Life Challenge. These speakers will explore a new workplace paradigm and deliver their own unique perspectives on our challenge to employees, employers and individuals to lead in work and life with purpose, balance, intention and joy.

2017 Main Stage Keynote Speakers

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DEBORAH ROBERTS

KEYNOTE/  Family Wisdom for Modern Times

ABC News Correspondent
C0-Author with husband Al Roker, Been There, Done That

DAN THURMON

KEYNOTE/ Off Balance On Purpose

Motivation Works
Author, Performer

JESSICA SHORTALL

KEYNOTE/ Workplace Balance and the War on Families

Texas Competes
Former Director of Giving, TOMS Shoes

MICHAEL KIMMEL

KEYNOTE/ The Gendered Society

Professor Sociology & Gender Studies
Stony Brook University


JANE MILLER

KEYNOTE/ Women in America: Work and a Life Well-Lived

Chief Operating Officer
Gallup

 

SHABNAM MOGHARABI

KEYNOTE/ The Infectious Power of Joy

CEO & Executive Producer
SoulPancake

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AARON DAVIS

KEYNOTE/ Tales from an Alpha Dad 

Speaker, Author, Athlete