Keynote Speaker and Hosts

Dr. Lawrence Loh

Dr. Loh will share some powerful insight on health and wellness and the intersection between community health and workplace health and wellness. Tune in to listen on Day 1.

Joyce Odidison

Joyce is official host of the Summit. She will lead the interactive wellness activity each morning to help you align your wellness mindset, goals, and activities. Tune in each morning for your wellness improvement tip on Days 1, 2 & 3.

Victoria Grainger

Victoria is Founder of Wellness Works Canada and will co-host and chair a leader session focused on the Workplace Health and Performance Charter, led by Wellness Works Canada. Tune in on the afternoon of Day 1 to learn more.

Henna Sharma

Henna is a Happiness expert and coach, as well as part of the IWS team who will co-host the 2021 Asian Pacific Summit agenda.. Tune in to join the Pacific Asian session on Days 1, 2 & 3.

2021 Global Workplace Wellness Summit

Days 1, 2, & 3 Agenda

This Agenda is in Central Daylight Saving Time (CDT).

Please calculate your time zone. 

Day 1 Agenda


Monday, November 8th, 2021: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm CST

FOCUS: Leading Inclusive Wellness for Health and Performance

TIME

summit program

8:00 am – 8:20 am

Welcome and Introductions

8:20 am – 8:45 am

Opening Ceremony

8:45 am – 9:35 am

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Spiritual Wellness Competency Teaching Interactive Activity

9:35 am – 9:50 am

Energy Break

9:50 am – 11:30 am

Inclusive Wellness Track 1 & 2

9:50 am – 11:30 am

          

9:50 am – 10:40 am


10:45 am – 11:30 am

Addressing Micro aggression and Encouraging  Micro affirmations at Work

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch Break­­

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Keynote Address

 Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Loh

Afternoon Sessions

12:40 pm – 2:00 pm

Leadership and Well-being Presentation

  • Introduction to the Committee
  • Panel Discussion/Presentation
  • Questions and Answers

12:50 pm – 1:30 pm

Leadership and Well-being Tracks

01:50 pm – 01:45 pm

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Leading a Culture of Wellness

  • The Health and Performance Advantages

Track 2

Leadership Opportunities and Challenges

  • The SWOT Analysis of Leading Wellness at Work

2:05 pm – 2:15 pm

Energy Break

2:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Leading Inclusiveness and Well-being Track

2:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Diversity and Mental Health

  • Promoting Mental Health For Diverse Employee Groups

Track – 2

Leading Inclusive Wellness at Work

  • Strategies to lead inclusive wellness at work

VIP Track

Workplace Health and Performance Leadership

  • Workplace Health & Performance Charter – Co-chaired by Wellness Works Canada

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Reflections – VIP Spotlight

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Adjournment

Evening Agenda – Day 1

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm CDT

Ideal for those joining from the Asia Pacific (APAC) Region

7:00 pm – 7:10 pm

Introduction: Aligning Wellness to High Performance

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Spiritual Wellness Competency Teaching Interactive Activity

8:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Meditative Energy Break

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Leading a Wellness Culture at Work

9:00 pm - 9: 30 pm

Panel Discussion – Providing Well-being Support for Leaders

9:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Questions & Answers VIP Spotlights

9:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Share Your Reflections and Take Away For The Day

10:00 pm

Adjournment

Day 2 Agenda


Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm CDT

FOCUS: Well-being Strategies To Enhance Performance

Time

summit program

7:30 am – 8:00 am

Networking

8:00 am – 8:20 am

Welcome and Introductions

8:25 am – 9:35 am

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Emotional Wellness Competency Teaching -Interactive Activity

9:40 am – 10:30 am

 

10:30 am – 11:25 am

Work-life Balance and The Right to Disconnect

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion / Presentation
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Burnout Prevention

  • The Health and Performance Disadvantages

Track 2

Best Practices for High Performance

  • A Look at Global Practices to Sustain High Performance

10:15 am – 10:25 am

Inclusive Wellness Track 1 & 2

10:30 am – 11:00 am

VIP Track

Accommodating Biodiversity and Inclusion at Work - Designing for Wellbeing, Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity – Kay Sargeant

10:30 am – 12:00 am

The Emergence of Workplace Wellness in Key African Countries

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Emerging Trends in Workplace Culture

  • Employee Well-being

Track 2

Positive Impact and Opportunities

  • Challenges and Opportunities

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Keynote Address

Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Loh

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Keynote Address – Dr. Mary Donohue – The Feedback Gap

Afternoon Sessions

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Designing and Executing Workplace Well-being Strategies

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Emerging Trends in Workplace Wellness Strategies

  • Adaptations for Remote and Hybrid Realities

Track 2

Attracting and Sustaining High Talents

  • Employee Focused Wellness Approaches

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Energy Break

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Neuroscience, Mental Wellness, and Wellness Coaching- Closing the Mental Wellness Gaps

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion / Presentation
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Emerging Trends in Workplace Wellness Strategies

  • Adaptations for Remote and Hybrid Realities

Track 2

Attracting and Sustaining High Talents

  • Employee Focused Wellness Approaches – Wellness Coaching

3:45 pm – 4:10 pm

Plenary Session

4:10 pm – 4:25 pm

Share Your Reflections and Take Away For The Day

4:30 pm

Adjournment

Evening Agenda – Day 2

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm CDT

Ideal for those joining from the Asia Pacific (APAC) Region

7:00 pm – 7:10 pm

Introduction: Well-being Strategies To Enhance Performance

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Spiritual Wellness Competency Teaching Interactive Activity

8:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Meditative Energy Break

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Burnout Prevention Strategies

9:00 pm - 9: 30 pm

Implementing Burnout Practices in Your Workplace

9:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Questions & Answers VIP Spotlights

9:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Share Your Reflections and Take Away For The Day

10:00 pm

Adjournment

Day 3 Agenda


Wednesday, November 10th, 2021: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm CDT

FOCUS: Thriving Through Disruption

Time

summit program

8:00 am – 8:20 am

Announcements

8:25 am – 9:35 am

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Emotional Wellness Competency Teaching -Interactive Activity

9:45 am – 10:15 am

Resilience, Self-care & Happiness 

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion / Presentation
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

The Resilience Advantage

  • Emotional and Mental Resilience

Track 2

Self-care and Happiness

  • Promoting Happiness and Self-care at Work

10:15 am – 10:25 am

Energy Break

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Workplace Environment and Wellness Committee

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Healthy Workspaces

  • The Productivity Impact of Healthy Workspaces

Track 2

Design and Maintenance

  • Design and Maintaining Healthy Workspaces

10:30 am – 12:00 am

The Emergence of Workplace Wellness in Key African Countries

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Emerging Trends in Workplace Culture

  • Employee Well-being

Track 2

Positive Impact and Opportunities

  • Challenges and Opportunities

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Lunch Break

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Keynote Address

Focus: Artificial Intelligence and Well-being

Afternoon Sessions

1:05 pm – 1:30 pm


1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Workplace Wellness Initiatives in the Caribbean

  • Introduction of Committee
  • Panel Discussion
  • Questions and Answers

Track 1 & 2

Track 1

Workplace Wellness Strategies in Key Caribbean Islands

  • Challenges and Opportunities to Working Well

Track 2

Building Momentum

  • Engaging Owners and Leaders in Workplace Wellness Conversations

2:00 pm –4:10 pm

VIP Reception

2:10 pm – 2:30 pm

The Magic of Movement – Sonia Satra

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The Wellness AI Landscape

3:05 pm – 4:00 pm

VIP Spotlight – Get Your Questions Answered

4:30 pm

Adjournment

Evening Agenda - Day 3

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm CDT

Ideal for those joining from the Asia Pacific (APAC) Region

7:00 pm – 7:10 pm

Introduction: Well-being Strategies To Enhance Performance

7:15 pm - 8:15 pm

How Well Are You Doing? - The WIS® Method: Spiritual Wellness Competency Teaching Interactive Activity

8:15 pm - 8:30 pm

Meditative Energy Break

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Promoting Resilience and Happiness at Work

9:00 pm - 9: 30 pm

Personal and Professional Self-care Strategies

9:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Questions & Answers

9:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Reflections

10:00 pm

Adjournment

Get 6 CCE credit hours per day for attending the Summit from a number of organizations, including NBHWC, ICF, SHRM, and Wellness Works Canada.