WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS ROCK THE WORLD MAY 8-9, 2013 | NEW YORK CITY

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America's top entrepreneurs show you how to build a PROSPEROUS BUSINESS + LIFE

Day 1
8:00 AM
Breakfast Registration

Ready to meet other amazing women entrepreneurs from across the nation? Get revved up over coffee and breakfast, and begin your day of connecting. Continental breakfast provided by Whole Foods.

9:00AM
Savor Surprise

Sit back and be ready to start off with a surprise on the main stage that will get you ready for an exciting day!

9:20 AM
Welcome from Angela Jia Kim

Angela Jia Kim, founder of Savor the Success and Rock the World, welcomes you to one of the most exciting entrepreneurial events of the year with connection tips to make the most out of the next two days!

9:40AM
Interview with Heather Thomson: How I Made My First Million

Savor the Success Founder Angela Jia Kim interviews Heather Thomson (Founder of Yummie Tummie and star of Real Housewives of New Yorkwith one burning question on her mind: How did you make your first million? Learn the ins-and-outs of her journey to becoming a true CEO and what she learned in the “School of Hard Knocks” along the way.

10:15AM
Press Panel

How to pitch your story, trends, and land visibility for you and your company! MSNBC’s JJ Ramberg, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Colleen DeBaise, and others share what stories and pitches they feature and why.

11:00AM
Simon Sinek: The Power of Why

What is your Why? And why does it matter? Simon Sinek, renowned thought leader and author of “Start with Why”, will share some of his groundbreaking insights into what “Why” has to do with the success of your business, and how trust and commitment play a role.

11:45AM
Tradeshow Time + Simon Sinek Book Signing

Head to the Exhibitor Trade Show for the Simon Sinek book signing event, and then discover and connect with our amazing Exhibitors! These vendors are innovators, motivators and entrepreneurs, hand-picked from all over the country.

12:15PM
Power Lunch with a Twist

We give you a connection challenge that you must meet before the lunch bell rings! Our Day 1 Lunch Menu includes vegetarian Quinoa salad, grilled marinated chicken, mesclun salad with aji pepper vinaigrette, grilled sirloin steak, peruvian potatoes, and bite-sized Tres Leches dessert. Sponsored by Marita Lynn catering, Whole Foods and Susty Party.

1:30PM
Siamak Taghaddos: Your Brand DNA

Do you know exactly what your brand is made of? Luckily, it’s not as complex as DNA. Siamak Taghaddos, CEO of Grasshopper, gives us a step-by-step understanding of what it takes to build the foundations of a rockin’ brand.

2:00PM
Nika Stewart: How to Become a Thought Leader

Nika Stewart (CEO of Ghost Tweeting) knows how to use social media to take anyone from business owner to thought leader in a matter of weeks. Learn how to increase influence, build your platform, and become a Thought Leader through the power of social media.

2:30 PM
Panel Discussion: The Power of People and Partnership

Beth Bugdaycay and Malia Mills have something interesting in common: they’ve each used the power of partnerships to create scalable and successful businesses. How have they each created powerful, lasting relationships with their biz partners that resulted in huge company growth? Find out at this panel discussion!

3:00 PM
Tradeshow + Networking Time!

Discover, shop, and connect with our amazing Exhibitors. These vendors are innovators, motivators and entrepreneurs, hand-picked from all over the country.

4:00 PM
Breakout Speaker Sessions: Various Topics

During our Breakout Sessions, you will get to choose which topics you want to delve deeper into: from trademarks to sales strategies to branding, be prepared to roll up your sleeves and get down to business.

5:00PM
Closing of Day 1: Amanda Steinberg says “Own Your Worth”

Amanda Steinberg, Founder of DailyWorth.com, shares why it is so important for you to “Own Your Worth” as an entrepreneur. Take a deep breath at the end of your exciting first day with these words of wisdom, and don’t forget to get plenty of rest this evening. We’ll see you tomorrow!

5:30PM
Private Dinner Mastermind with Simon Sinek

10 lucky people will be whisked away to a private dinner location for a dinner mastermind with Simon to dig deeper into your Why. We have only one spot left so sign up here if you are interested!

Day 2
8:00AM
Mentor Breakfast

Whether you are starting out a business or a seasoned pro, this breakfast will help you have a successful business and a lot of time to savor life. Learn from Traci Bild, founder of Bild & Co. who says: “I’m a full-time mom with a multi-million dollar secret on the side” and get seated with a 7 Figure Club leader who will mentor you and your business. Continental breakfast provided by Whole Foods. For VIP ticket holders only.

9:00AM
Jennifer Longmore: Your Money Story

How does your conversation about money sound? Is there “more than enough” or “just enough to get by”? Join Jennifer Longmore in this discussion to discover how you can listen for your money story, where it comes from, and how you can change the discussion and watch your business grow!

9:20 AM
American Express OPEN Forum: The Successful Small Business Mindset

Ideas, passion, drive, creativity – many people have these traits, but few manage to translate them into successful companies. So what does it take to make it? How do great entrepreneurs think? Via key insights from successful women entrepreneurs and research on the brain of the Small Business Owner, American Express OPEN Forum shares just what it takes to be an expert entrepreneur. Featuring Elisabeth Yarbrough – Director, OPEN Forum Digital Innovation, and Erica Cerulo, Of a Kind.

10:15AM
Angela Jia Kim: The Manifest Method

Angela Jia Kim is the founder of Savor the Success, Om Aroma & Co. (organic luxury skincare) and Savor Spa (organic boutique spa in NYC). She’s also the creator of Rock the World 2013, and is a mother, wife and lifestyle expert. How has she been able to create, and manage, all of this and more? Angela shares her time-tested tips for business success + happiness in her new book The Manifest Method… and it starts right where “The Secret” left off. Get ready to make YOUR wildest dreams come true!

11:00AM
Tradeshow Time!

Take a moment to replenish, rehydrate and renew as you visit our amazing Exhibitor Tradeshow. There’s plenty more where this morning came from!

11:30AM
Alexis Maybank: Loyal Community + Raving Fans

Alexis Maybank is one of the co-founders of Gilt Groupe, a groundbreaking commerce site that truly embodies community, loyalty and brand worship. Gilt shoppers are die-hard fans of the site and the products and services it sells. So how did they create this platform? And how can you do the same in your biz? Don’t miss Alexis’ speech so you can find out how YOU can create a loyal community, raving fans and a wider customer audience.

12:15PM
Power Lunch Hour

Make the most of your lunch hour by connecting and networking with attendees and press, Savor style. Plus, lounge in our Exhibitor area to connect with some of the country’s most amazing entrepreneurs. Our Day 2 Lunch Menu includes bean salad, chicken fricassee, seared salmon, parsley-infused rice, and mini flan desserts. Sponsored by Marita Lynn Catering, Whole Foods and Susty Party.

1:00PM
Tradeshow + Networking Time!

Discover, shop, and connect with our amazing Exhibitors. These vendors are innovators, motivators and entrepreneurs, hand-picked from all over the country.

1:30PM
Awards Ceremony

We’re presenting the Woman Entrepreneurs of the Year Award 2013 along with other awards to the top entrepreneurs in the nation. You may be one of them, so look out for the nominations emails going out in mid-April!

2:30PM
Jessica Herrin: Social Selling + Word-of-Mouth Buzz

Jessica Herrin, CEO of Stella & Dot, knows exactly how word of mouth can create your business clientele for you. Stella & Dot stylists are passionate, driven and fun, and the company has thrived on their love for the jewelry line itself because they are excited to share it with others. In this presentation, Jessica is going to share how she created that culture phenomenon and how you can too.

3:30PM
Tradeshow Networking Time!

Discover, shop, and connect with our amazing Exhibitors. These vendors are innovators, motivators and entrepreneurs, hand-picked from all over the country. PLUS: All of this year’s Rock the World Awards Ceremony winners will get the chance to do a private mentoring session with Stella & Dot founder Jessica Herrin.

4:00PM
Breakout Speaker Sessions: Various Topics

During our Breakout Sessions, you will get to choose which topics you want to delve deeper into: from trademarks to sales strategies to branding, be prepared to roll up your sleeves and get down to business.

5:00 PM
Closing of Day 2

Angela Jia Kim takes the stage with some closing words for the evening.

5:30PM
Sip, Shop, Savor!

To wrap up the day, join us for cocktails and a shopping party with our Vendors! Drink and be merry with your fellow Rock the World Attendees, press, exhibitors and more. It’s time to celebrate and savor your success!

7:30PM
Grasshopper VIP Networking Cocktail Party

Mix and mingle… deepen the connections you’ve made over drinks!

For VIP Ticketholders only.