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#IRLCONN

THE ''IN REAL LIFE'' CONFERENCE

May 11, 2018

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.

SPEAKERS

Jay Barnett

Jay Barnett

Author & Youth Speaker

Alex Batdorf

Alex Batdorf

Serial Entrepreneur

Christin “Cici” Battle

Christin “Cici” Battle

Director

Young People For

Kate Berg

Kate Berg

Co-Founder

LifestyleCX

Daniel Calderon

Daniel Calderon

Managing Partner

Farley, Calderon + Associates (FCA)

Gary Coichy

Gary Coichy

Marketing Executive

Courtney Connley

Courtney Connley

Careers Reporter

CNBC, Make It

Eric Espino

Eric Espino

Head of Photography

NFL

Kazeem Famuyide

Kazeem Famuyide

Multimedia Creative

Tye Farley

Tye Farley

Co-Founder

Farley, Calderon + Associates (FCA)

Brian Fuller

Brian Fuller

Founder & CEO

SiggPay

Lisa Godwin

Lisa Godwin

Founder

You Are Tech

Casey Golden

Casey Golden

Founder & CEO

LuxLock

Whitney Mari Headen

Whitney Mari Headen

Executive Director, 19th & Park

Founder, The Life Currency

Joshua E. Humbert, CAP

Joshua E. Humbert, CAP

Vice President

National Urban League

Jonathan Jackson

Jonathan Jackson

Co-Founder

Blavity Inc.

Erika Munro Kennerly

Erika Munro Kennerly

Leadership Integration & Talent Progression Strategist

Google

LaTanya Langley, Esq.

LaTanya Langley, Esq.

Vice President & General Counsel

BIC®

Loraine Martinez, Esq.

Loraine Martinez, Esq.

Lawyer & Life Coach

Peter Medoit

Peter Medoit

Architect | Co-Owner

La Perle Restaurant

Lori Meagher

Lori Meagher

Co-Founder

Class2Career

Christine Monds

Christine Monds

Production Executive

BET Networks | Viacom

Chuck Pettid

Chuck Pettid

Partner

Republic

Mary Pryor

Mary Pryor

Digital Media Expert

Cannaclusive

Evita Robinson

Evita Robinson

Founder & CEO

Nomadness LLC

Nicole Russell

Nicole Russell

Co-Founder & Executive Director

Precious Dreams Foundation

Smith J. St. Juste

Smith J. St. Juste

Executive Chef | Co- Owner

La Perle Restaurant

Janice Duplisea

Co-Founder

Class2Career

Keron Edwards

Financial Advisor

Waddell & Reed Financial

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!

EVENT TOPICS

A snapshot a few of the sessions we'll be covering at #IRLCONN :

Sample 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 PARTNERS

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

USE CODE: IRLS for  a special #IRLCONN discount

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

$30
Student
  • #IRLCONN Admission
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event (21+)
$125
Corporate
  • #IRLCONN Opening Event
  • #IRLCONN Admission
  • Programming
  • Workshops
  • Closing Event

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