Friday 9/29

[Full] [Tues] [Wed] [Thurs] [Fri]

6:30 am - 7:30 am
Fitting in Fitness: Yoga Class
Join us in this interactive session that will help you learn how to make time for fitness in the busy world of professionals.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Career Expo
Approximately 300 corporations will have representatives on the Career Expo floor. Gather information, book interviews and network with exhibitors. **To take full advantage of the Career Expo, please upload your resume to the Prospanica Job Board as soon as possible. Employers begin reviewing resumes over the summer to book interviews.**

9:00 am - 10:30 am
Membership Meetings
Prospanica® and NBMBAA® will each host their own members-only annual meetings.

10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Breakout Sessions
•    Keep the Torch Lit: Leading with Relevance and Cultural Authenticity
•    Success in a Sharing Economy
•    How to Become an Ex-Pat
•    How to Retire by 40
•    Getting a Job Offer through Non-Traditional Means
•    How to Make Your Side Hustle Your Main Hustle

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sports & Entertainment Experience Luncheon
Identifying the Qualities to Excel in the Business of Sports & Entertainment—moderated by an Emcee, panelists will include a professional athlete, sports business executive, entertainer and business entertainment executive as they discuss the behind-the-scenes world of sports and entertainment.
Panelists: TBA | Moderator: Kevin Blackistone

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Breakout Sessions
•    Leadership in a Difficult Climate
•    Latinos Using Technology to Address Wealth Gaps
•    BRIC: Capitalizing on Burgeoning Markets
•    The Art of Negotiating
•    Mastering the Career Pivot
•    Embracing Intrapreneurship

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sports & Entertainment Experience Pavilion
Attendees will interact with industry professionals like talent agents, talent, league/team officials, studio executives and other industry executives to understand the personal and professional skills needed to enter the business-side of sports and entertainment.
Panelists: TBA | Moderator: TBA

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Case Competition Finals
Competition teams that have progressed to the finals will present their case solutions to a panel of judges for final decisions.  

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2017 Impact Awards
The NBMBAA® Impact Awards recognize the members, Chapters, Partners and others who have demonstrated exceptional service of the organization's mission and goals.

10:00 pm - 2:00 am
MBA Live
Tickets required. MBA Live includes a Friday night concert and Saturday day party. This lifestyle event allows attendees to unwind and balance their focused and aligned week of exploration and innovation with fun and excitement.