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IN REAL LIFE CONFERENCE : #IRLCONN

Friday May 3, 2019

WHAT IS #IRLCONN ?

We're Not Your Average Business Conference

The “In Real Life” Conference (#IRLCONN) is committed to connecting students, entrepreneurs and business professionals to the “the real world”.

This powerhouse 1 day event is specifically created to connect and empower attendees with business, self development, tech and financial knowledge via fireside chats, keynotes, workshops and panels from some of the most renowned influencers and experts in business.

WHY YOU SHOULD BE AT #IRLCONN

LEARN

Intel and honest insights from some of the best and brightest in business. Info is factual and fluff-free!

CONNECT

Find talent, your next business partner, a mentor, create a partnership  or lock in an investor –  the networking opportunities are endless!

EXPERIENCE

Workshops . Interactive panels . Fireside chats. Keynotes. Food. Swag. Onsite activations. The #IRLCONN closing event…an unforgettable time!

PRE-ORDER #IRLCONN19 TICKETS!

$30
Early Bird: STUDENT
  • ________________________
  • #IRLCONN Admission
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event (21+)
$40
Early Bird: General Admission
  • ________________________
  • #IRLCONN Admission
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event
$150
VIP
  • ________________________
  • VIP Opening Event
  • #IRLCONN VIP Admission
  • Catered Lunch
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event - VIP
$200
CORPORATE
  • ________________________
  • #IRLCONN VIP Opening Event
  • #IRLCONN Admission
  • Corporate call-out
  • Catered lunch
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event - VIP

2018 SPEAKERS

Kibi Anderson

Kibi Anderson

President

Red Table Talk

Gregory Bernard

Gregory Bernard

Founder & CEO

The Bernard Group

Steve Canal

Steve Canal

Chief Impressions Officer

The Brand Executive

Netta Dobbins

Netta Dobbins

CEO & Cofounder

Mimconnect

Santos Garcia

Santos Garcia

Founder SENSE93 | Star of BET's Hustle in Brooklyn

Michele Thornton Ghee

Michele Thornton Ghee

Executive Vice President

Endeavor Global Marketing

Nakia D. Hansen, Esq.

Nakia D. Hansen, Esq.

Attorney & Digital Strategist

Brandi Kellam

Brandi Kellam

Writer and Producer

CBS

Bilal S. Little

Bilal S. Little

CEO & Founder

The Money Standard

Fran Pastore

Fran Pastore

Founder & CEO

Women’s Business Development Council

Jon D. Pedersen, Sr.

Jon D. Pedersen, Sr.

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

iHeartMedia Markets Group

Tayo Rockson

Tayo Rockson

CEO

UYD Management

Joe Rubin

Joe Rubin

Founding Partner of ARC Angel Fund | Director & Co-Founder of FundingPost.com

Dana Storm Santiago

Dana Storm Santiago

National Ad Sales Director

Meredith

Sumeet Shah

Sumeet Shah

Business Development at Baron Fig | VC in Residence, Galvanize

Adina Smith

Adina Smith

Senior Vice President | Integrated Marketing, Brand & PR

Revolt TV

Troy Vincent

Troy Vincent

Executive Vice President of Football Operations

NFL

19th & Park

19th & Park

A Creative Execution Agency

19th & Park

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Venue

University of Connecticut, Stamford Campus
1 University Place
Stamford, CT 06901

Hotel

Courtyard by Marriott , Stamford Downtown

275 Summer Street Stamford, CT 06901

P: 203.358.8822

Transport

Parking:

  • Metered street parking: $.25/15 mins
  • Target: Directly across the street from venue : $1/hr

Train Stop: Stamford Station on Metro North
The designated UCONN shuttle at the Stamford Train Station comes every 10 mins & will transfer you to the front of Uconn Stamford

2018 SNAPSHOT

A few of the sessions we covered at #IRLCONN18 :

Sample 2019 Sessions
Building Business Capital: How to Get the Funds You Need For Your Business
From Statewide to Worldwide: How to Grow Global
Emerging Industries: Blockchain. Crypto. Cannibus. Medicine. Tech
Get (and Keep) Your Money Up: Insuring Your Future & Your Now
Power of Networking: Where Are the Right Rooms & Who Are the Right People
Ladies Who Tech
Surviving Student Loans
Creating Your Space: Making Room at the Business Table
Corporate Mindfulness in a Woke World
PLUS MUCH MORE!

THANKS TO OUR 2019 PARTNERS & SPONSORS

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