2017 Leadership Summit: New York

June 23, 2017 | 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
One Time Warner Center
New York, NY 10019

About the Summit

Our annual summits bring together the most brilliant Latino minds in American business. From dynamic panel discussions to one-on-one interviews with leading industry experts and Latino visionaries, our summits provide members with an array of professional development sessions and unique networking opportunities of the highest caliber.

Power up your network and participate in rich discourse during this year’s breakfast-to-cocktails conference aimed at delivering results that elevate Latino executive leadership in America.

Attendance is limited to 150.

We are sorry, but this event is sold out to high demand. For questions, please contact mkellogg@thealumnisociety.com.



Catherine Cortez Masto

Senator (Nevada)

US Senate

Marta Tellado

President & CEO

Consumer Reports

Dr. Jorge Castañeda

Former Foreign Minister of Mexico; Professor of Political Science and Latin American Studies

New York University

Michael Montelongo

President & CEO

GRC Advisory Services LLC


Rita Mitjans

Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer


Anilu Vazquez-Ubarri

Managing Director, Chief Diversity Officer & Global Head of Talent

Goldman Sachs

Sergio Fernández

Executive Director

The Alumni Society 

Yasmine Winkler

CEO, Central Region, & Chief Consumer Officer

UnitedHealthcare Community & State

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Salvador Garcia

VP, Lilly BioMedicines Medical Affairs and Global Medical Affairs

Eli Lilly and Company

Ricardo Anzaldua

EVP & General Counsel


Regina Montoya

Chief Strategist

JMC Strategy Group


Bernadette Aulestia

Executive Vice President, Global Distribution



Doors open at 8:30 a.m. for breakfast, and the official programs begins at 9:30 a.m. Ticket includes access to all main-stage programming as well as breakfast, lunch, snacks, and a closing cocktail reception. The event will conclude at 3:00 p.m.

8:30 a.m.
Check In and Socialize

Reconnect with old friends and meet new members while enjoying breakfast, refreshments,
a portrait studio, and more!

9:30 a.m.
Welcome Remarks

Participate in the third annual event kick off.

9:45 a.m.
Leadership Session: Fireside Chat with Dr. Jorge Castañeda

Be inspired and hear from renowned economist and former Foreign Minister of Mexico, Dr. Jorge Castañeda in a candid interview by Anilu Vazquez-Ubarri, Chief Diversity Officer and Global Head of Talent for Goldman Sachs. The discussion will cover timely topics such as the U.S. Economy and U.S./Mexico relations, negotiation strategies, and Latino leadership.

10:45 a.m.

Continue socializing with great leaders, or take a break to answer emails.
This time is for you.

11:00 a.m.
Leadership Session: CEO Roundtable

Women currently hold 4.8 percent of chief executive positions at Fortune 500 companies. The situation is even more dire for Hispanic CEOs, with fewer than 2 percent representation at the top. Meet Marta Tellado, president and CEO of Consumer Reports, and Yasmine Winkler, CEO of Central Region and chief consumer officer for UnitedHealthcare Community & State as they share key insights on performance management and important leadership lessons learned along the way. The participants will be interviewed by member Michael Montelongo, president and CEO of GRC Advisory Services. 

12:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch

Power up your network while enjoying a light lunch and refreshments.

1:15 p.m.
Keynote Session: The First Latina Senator

As the proud granddaughter of a Mexican immigrant, it is because of the hard work of Senator Catherine Cortez Masto’s grandparents and parents that she and her sister were the first in their families to graduate from college and she is now serving as the first Latina senator. Meet Senator Cortez Masto and hear her story of determination and triumph.

1:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks

Find out what’s next and join The Alumni Society in closing out an immersive event.

2:00 p.m.
Cocktail Reception

Continue the dialogue while enjoying cocktails and unique networking
opportunities of the highest caliber.

3:00 p.m.
Event Ends

Make sure to engage with your new contacts after you leave
and mark your calendars for the 2017 Leadership Summit: San Francisco on October 19th!

*Agenda is subject to change.


Time Warner Inc.
One Time Warner Center

10th Floor Conference Center
New York, NY 10019
(Entrance is on 58th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues)

Hotel Blocks

We have reserved rooms at the following hotels for conference attendees.
*Discounted rates have expired.

Hudson Hotel – New York

Rate: $179 Standard Queen // $249 Deluxe Double
Reservations by Phone
: (702) 577-2830

Or click here to reserve online.

Group name: The Alumni Society
Group Code: TA2217
Book by: May 23, 2017

Le Parker Meridien

Rate: $279 Superior King or Twin Rooms
Reservations by Phone
: (212) 245-5000

Or click here to reserve online.

Book by: May 22, 2017

The Plaza New York

Rate: $595 King Guestroom
Reservations by phone: 
(212) 759-3000

Or click here to reserve online.

Book by: May 22, 2017

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