October 9-11, 2013 | St. Regist Monarch Beach | Dana Point, California

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Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Lisa Strasman

Cindy Whitehead

Peg Moline

Gretchen Bleiler

Christina King

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Michael Millay

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Hilary Knight

Greta Gaines

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Michelle Kwan

Senior Advisor for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Dept. of State

Kate Johnson

Judy Sweet

Co-Director, Alliance of Women Coaches NCAA Senior Vice President, Retired UC San Diego, Director of Athletics Emerita

Tracey Black

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Glenna Patton

Karen Poole

Julie Foudy

Founder, Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy, Television Analyst and Reporter for ABC/ESPN

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Jackie Stasi

Minda Santiago Garvens

Beth Bass

WBCA

Larry Scott

Marcia Keegan

Sue Enquist

Adam Deutsch

Sr. Director of Product Development for Global X Games, ESPN

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Tonya Antonucci

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Rosalyn Durant

Paul Hertel

Lauren Stevenson

Senior Director of National Accounts, Disney and ESPN Media Networks.

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Grace Kiraguri

Founding Director and Managing Director, Icon Sports Marketing Ltd. 2012 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Luz Amuchastegui

Program Director, El Desafio Foundation (Argentina) 2013 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Jenna Mielnicki

Porter Littlepage

Sasha DiGiulian

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Megan Eisenhard

Winter Vinecki

Amy Fuchs

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Elena Hight

Tina Thornton

Dana Allen

Chelsie Stegemiller

Amanda Carmichael

Kate Fagan

espnW, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine columnist and feature writer

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Rose Smith

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Amanda Heaton

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Carmelita Jeter

THREE-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALIST TRACK & FIELD WORLD CHAMPION FASTEST WOMAN IN THE WORLD

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Heather Scheer

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Jane McManus

Lauren Loberg

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Ibtihaj Muhammad

U.S. Department of State, Sports Ambassador USA Fencing National Team

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Julie McGlone

Coordinating Producer for the Creative Content Unit in ESPN's Production Department

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Diane Penny

Eric Johnson

Executive Vice President, Multimedia Sales for ESPN Customer Marketing and Sales

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Donald McPherson

Activist, Educator, Feminist, Entrepreneur College Football Hall of Famer

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Joy Russo

Michael Bayle

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Matthew Weeks

Elly Deutch

Kerri Walsh

Keli Lee

Adriana Rizzo

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Alana Glass

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Natara Holloway

Vice President of Retail Development in the Consumer Products department of the NFL

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Marie Donoghue

Sr VP Global Strategy, Business Development and Business Affairs, ESPN

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Sue Rodin

Gabby Reece

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Carrie A Brzezinski

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Alicia McConnell

Director of Training Sites and Community Partnerships for the United States Olympic Committee

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Henry Friedman

Co-Director, Collegiate Athlete Premedical Experience (CAPE) Deputy Director, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Karen Brodkin

Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs FOX Sports Media Group

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Allison Leahy

Nefertiti Walker

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

John Skipper

President, ESPN, Inc. Co-Chairman, Disney Media Networks

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Lee Ann Daly

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Mehman Karimov

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Isaac Hinds

Kat Kirsch Alford

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Anucha Browne

Katie Raymond

Andrea Chu

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Michele Foley

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief Executive Officer of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health

Julie Juarez

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Laura Desmond

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW SportsCenter Anchor, Chicago's ESPN 1000 Reporter, ESPNChicago.com

Terri Burke

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Leslie Gittess

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Jessica Long

Allison Kallish

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Mary O'Connor

Vice President of Olympic Marketing and Global Platforms for Omnicom’s The Marketing Arm (TMA)

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Sloane Stephens

Kay Moore

Laurel Richie

Sheryl Swoopes

Six time WNBA All Star and Three Time Defensive Player of the Year

Adriana Becerra

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Christine Plonsky

Nickole Raymond

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Kerin Hempel

Leads the Strategy & Planning department at New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Tiana B. Holt

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Kathleen Behrens

Executive Vice President, Social Responsibility & Player Programs National Basketball Association

Diane Cummins

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Jessica Cassity

Joanna Rice

Director of Finance & Strategy for ESPN Publishing, Licensing & espnW

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Langely McNeal

Julie Moeller

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Amy Huchthausen

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Mary Wittenberg

NYRR President and CEO Race Director of the ING New York City Marathon

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Jill Brooks

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Kelly Hampton

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Katie Kotkins

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Chris Talbott

Maureen Lindsey

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Katie Mundell

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Sarah Hirshland

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Nancy Major

Katie Richman

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

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