21st Annual Business & Leadership Conference

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
8:30am – 3:45pm
Marriott Griffin Gate, Lexington

This premier statewide annual conference brings together professionals who are interested in leadership development, networking with other business minded individuals and hearing challenges and lessons learned from inspirational keynotes. Join us for a dynamic morning keynote, interactive and educational breakout sessions, tantalizing silent auction, presentation of the Martha Layne Collins Leadership Awards honoring local women of achievement, a wonderful array of 40+ exhibitors and our signature door prize drawing. Our conference draws in 400 leaders across many work sectors/industries who are at varying stages of their career.


7:30am  Registration | Continental Breakfast | Silent Auction Opens | Visit Exhibitors

8:30am – Conference Convenes

Welcome from Toyota Motor Manufacturing KY, Presenting Sponsor

Keynote: TBA

Networking Break 

10:15am – Breakout Sessions

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Presenter:  TBA

  • #2: 

Presenter:  TBA

  • #3: 

Presenter: TBA

Networking Break

12:00 – Lunch

12:45 – Keynote TBA

1:15 –  Martha Layne Collins Leadership Award Program

Award Recipients:

  • TBA

2:00pm –  Door Prize Gift Drawing | Silent Auction Closes

Networking Break

2:30pm – Breakout Sessions: Repeat

3:45pm – Conference adjourns 

  • $145 pp   Early Bird Rate | All Day | Individual
  • $130 pp   Group Rate (4 or more) | All Day
  • $1,300     Special Rate: All Day Table of 10
  • $65 pp     Lunch Only | Individual
  • $600        Lunch Only | Table of 10
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