Virtual Summit Agenda Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 - Feb 21st 

of the 4 Days Summit February 19 - 22, 2019

Time: 7:30 am - 8:45 pm CST  

Perfect for North American, Caribbean, South American, Asian and European attendees.

 Please check for your time zone. Times are listed in CST (Chicago Time)

Time zones: 7:30 am CST = (8:30 am NY) (5:30 am LA) (1:30 pm UK) (9:30 pm Singapore) (12:30 am AUT) (9:30 pm China)

Opening Keynote
Time: 7:30 - 8:30 am  (CST)
How to achieve peak performance and sleep well at night

Perfect if you are searching for ways to increase energy and boost performance

Speaker: Beatrix Schmidt, Founder of The Sleep Deep Method  

Neuroscience and Wellness

Achieving peak performance and being able to keep our 24 hours balanced has become a big challenge for most professionals. Most of us strive to achieve more with our time during the day, often leading to more pressure and stress, as well as unhealthy habits like skipping quality sleep at night. But there is be a better way to build great organisations!


  • Links between mental health problems and lack of sleep
  • Peak performance and sleep - Introduction to The Sleep Deep Method®
  • Better ways to manage our 24 hours in a balanced way
  • Q&A

 Transforming The Culture of a 40-Year-Old Company
Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am  (CST) 

Perfect if you are searching for resources to change the company culture.

Speaker: Alex Zlatin

Leadership Strategies

Learn how Alex helped to change the culture of a 40-year old company in just three years, turning it into a happy environment where people want to show up for work. Alex will share his journey, struggles, leadership sacrifices and "beacons of success" in order to inspire leaders around the world to make a conscious effort in creating a better work environment for everyone!


  • Sharing personal experience in culture transformation (from a CEO's standpoint)
  • Learning how to measure success or failure in culture transformation
  • The ability to discuss the difference between culture change approaches
  • Understanding the correlation between leadership and culture change

 Aligning Insurance and Wellness for Success

A Revolutionary Way to Meet the Diverse Wellness Needs of Your Employees and Save

 Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm  (CST) 

Perfect if you are leading a workplace wellness and benefits in your organization.

Speakers: Denise O'Malley

Employee Wellness Plans

Employees will not participate if what you offer does not meet their definition of wellness, resulting in a waste of time and money.

73% of employees want to manage their own wellness but still want the support of their employees to do so. Learn about employee benefit program that redefines workplace wellness initiatives!


  • Learn how benefits can be designed to increase employee engagement
  • Provide you (the employer) with financial protection for unused and expired sessions
  • Enhance the benefits package you currently offer
  • Give yourself a competitive edge in attracting and retaining staff

Afternoon Keynote 

Leading the Shift - How to Evolve, Grow and Manage Your Team for Healthy Results
 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  (CST) 

Perfect if you are leading a workplace wellness culture change in your organization.

Speakers: Lea Brovedani, The Trust Architect

Leadership Strategies

Companies today face the ever-changing economy and the questions of how to address the complex issues they are now facing. Many try and use old mindsets and old ways of thinking to solve new challenges and it simply doesn’t work. In this lively keynote, Lea will share new ways of thinking where all levels of the organization can take part in the cultural transformation to solve and adapt as required.


  • An easy-to-implement 5 step process that builds trust
  • Knowing what actions unwittingly break trust
  • Renewed hope for a more satisfying workplace
  • A plan to get and give more respect and appreciation

Time zones: 1:30 pm - 8:30 pm CST  

Perfect for Australia, Singapore, China and India participants

Thriving at Work Through Menopause

 Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  (CST)

Perfect if you want to empower employees entering the mid-life perimenopause stage.

Speaker: Dr. Anna Garrett, Menopause Expert

Personal Wellness

Symptoms of perimenopause and menopause can have a profound impact on work performance, absenteeism and presenteeism
~organizations incur significant costs if experienced employees leave because they can no longer perform their job duties well


  • Discuss the financial impact of menopause on organizations
  • Identify ways to support women who are experiencing challenges with menopause
  • Discuss successful aspects of wellness programs that can support women in the menopause transition

Employee Wellness Assessments that Work

An Assessment Your Employees Will Get Excited About

 Time: 3: 00 pm - 4:00 pm  (CST)

Perfect if you want to increase employee ownership and accountability for their own wellness.

Speaker: Joyce Odidison, MA, PCC, CTDP.

Neuroscience and Wellness

Learn how to easily implement wellness assessments at work that capture the true needs of your employees. Each participant will get to complete the wellness assessment and learn how to interpret the scores.


  • Gain a comprehensive framework for employee wellness
  • Gain insight and awareness about wellness 
  • Gain access to to the wellness conversation framework for their workplace

Tuesday February 19, 2019

Summit Day 1

Wednesday 20, 2019

Summit Day 2

Friday 22, 2019

Summit Day 4

Credits Available for Summit

Interpersonal Wellness Services Inc. is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. The Global Workplace Wellness Summit offers PDCs options for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® 

You can earn up to 1 SHRM PDC's Recertification credit for every hour you attend the summit