dreamer day gala

October 4, 2022

Please note that the Gala is only available to guests over the legal drinking age (19+) due to the location.

5:30 pm

Check in and Networking

6:45 pm
speaker-1

Nour Hachem-Fawaz

Opening Remarks

7:00 pm
speaker-1

Dr. Rola Dagher

Keynote

7:50 pm
speaker-1

Julie Cafley

speaker-2

Michele Harradence

speaker-3

Tanya Mushynski

Fireside Chat Panel

8:10 pm

Awards Ceremony

8:25 pm
speaker-1

Sarain Fox

Closing Remarks

8:35 pm

Networking

10:20 pm

Doors Close

dreamer day fest

October 5, 2022

8:00 am

Doors Open

9:00 am
speaker-1

Judaline Cassidy

speaker-2

Caroline Codsi

speaker-3

Riya Karumanchi

Early Risers Pre-Show

9:55 am

Main Stage Open

10:00 am
speaker-1

Sarain Fox

Land Acknowledgement

10:10 am
speaker-1

Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson

speaker-2

Nour Hachem-Fawaz

Opening Remarks

10:23 am
speaker-1

Susannah Pierce

Believe, Achieve, Repeat: Susannah Pierce's Personal Mantras For Success

Trying to figure out what you want to do for your future career can be scary and overwhelming. Tune in and get inspired by Susannah’s five personal mantras that helped her believe, achieve and pursue her dream career.

10:33 am
speaker-1

Christie Nelson

Musical Performance

10:42 am
speaker-1

Kate Campbell

If she can Dream It, She can Build it

Working as a woman in construction, a male-dominated industry, requires overcoming a steep learning curve. Kate Campbell hopes to share her experiences and give insight into how she built her future from the ground up.

11:11 am
speaker-1

Armughan Ahmad

Leading with Purpose

How can women lead with purpose in fields that weren't designed for them? Let's chat about the hardships and recognize the perseverance it takes to lead with purpose.

11:47 am
speaker-1

Dr. Gillian Mandich

I am #Happy!

Scientists have recently determined that happiness levels can be changed and controlled. Happiness can be broken down into a science. When people want to be scientifically happier, they ask Dr. Gillian Mandich.

12:19 pm
speaker-1

Aditi Shah

Stretch Break

Let's take a quick break, stretch, and move our bodies!

12:31 pm
speaker-1

Natalie Panek

A Dream out of This World!

Some people say that having your head in the clouds is a bad thing. However, Natalie Panek has been dreaming of space for as long as she can remember. Despite hardships, Natalie's dream of spaceships came true.

12:55 pm
speaker-1

Claudette McGowan

speaker-2

Stephanie Thompson

speaker-3

Michele Harradence

Becoming my own #SHEro

What does it mean to be a #Shero? Women who have successfully paved the road for others (literally and figuratively) share their stories of becoming their own heroes.

1:41 pm
speaker-1

Jax

Musical Entertainment

It's no secret, Jax's songs are VIRAL! Watch her shine as she performs her amazing hits on the main stage, then listen to her chat with the President & Founder of Build a Dream afterward!

2:15 pm
speaker-1

Jax

speaker-2

Nour Hachem-Fawaz

Fireside Chat with Jax

2:50 pm
speaker-1

Natasha Ferguson

Don't Fit In... Stand Out

Those that fit in rarely make a change. Instead, those that stand out and stand up are the ones that create a positive difference. Natasha Ferguson builds walls and breaks down barriers for underrepresented groups in the skilled trades.

3:09 pm
speaker-1

Anjalee Narenthiren

speaker-2

Maayan Ziv

speaker-3

Alyssa Atkins

Innovating Change and Making a Global Difference

At Build a Dream, we believe children are the future. Young women and girls will propel us forward and make a difference in the world. Join trailblazers as they discuss how they plan to do just that.

3:31 pm
speaker-1

Constanza Maass

speaker-2

Delaney Krieger

speaker-3

Jelissa De Torres

Yes I Can, Yes YOU Can!

In life, either you find your passion, or your passion finds you! It can be found in the most unexpected places, but once you know, you know.

3:53 pm
speaker-1

Lora McMillan

speaker-2

Victoria Mancinelli

speaker-3

Jennifer Todd

Inspiring Tomorrow's Leaders

What happens when your dreams become a reality? Female Executives share their journeys and aspirations to give insight to future leaders.

4:35 pm
speaker-1

Brittani Stevenson

speaker-2

Markie Tuckett

speaker-3

Mya Beaudry

Spark YOUR Career: Presented by Spark Power

Are you unsure of what your dream career looks like? Through discovery and exploration, find out how these panelists can help you spark your dream career in a unique way.

5:07 pm
speaker-1

Nour Hachem-Fawaz

Closing Remarks

5:15 pm

Main Stage Closes

Agendas are subject to change based on availability.

tickets are limited!

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