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Workshop Tracks

      • Breakout A: Military
      • Breakout B: D&I/HR/EEO Practitioners
      • Breakout C: Career Development
      • Breakout D: Personal Development

Tuesday, May 25, 2021


12:00 pm - 12:30 pm   OPENING CEREMONY
  • Welcome Remarks - Peter Nguyen (FAPAC National President)
  • Special Remarks - Congresswoman (CA) Judy Chu
  • Special Remarks - Congressman (CA) Mark Takano
  • Special Remarks - Congressman (IL) Raja Krishnamoorthi 
  • Keynote - Ambassador Katherine Tai (United States Trade Representative)
  • Special Remarks - David Turk (Department of Energy Deputy Secretary)
  • Special Remarks - Steve Dickson (FAA Administrator)
  • Special Remarks - Ali Bahrami (FAA Associate Administrator - Aviation Safety)
  • Closing Remarks - Katherine Toth (FAPAC Vice President of Operations)
12:20 pm - 12:30 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm   P1 Purposeful Professional - Dr. Vu Pham
1:30 pm - 1:45 pm   P1 Live Chat Q & A  
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm



               

              3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

 

P2 Purposeful Leadership - Executive Women's Leadership Forum

  • Mini Timmaraju (OPM)
  • Trina Dutta (HHS)
  • Penny Burgoon (NIH)
  • Valerie Cofield (formerly IC)
  • Mary Beth Koelbl (NASA)
          P2 Live Chat Q & A 
          3:15 pm - 4:15 pm   WORKSHOP SERIES ONE (4 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS)

          A1 - Agile Leadership in Times of Crisis - COL Thomas Matelski (US Army)
          B1 - The Art of Inclusive Leadership – Glorimar Maldonado (USPTO)
          C1 - Achieving Human Connection in Leadership - Rosimar Hernandez             
          D1 - Building Your Purpose Driven Federal Network  Mary Allen Austria Lausman (VA)

           4:15 pm - 4:30 pm   Workshop Series One Live Chat Q & A  
           4:30 pm - 4:45 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit
           4:45 pm - 5:45 pm  

          WORKSHOP SERIES TWO (4 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS)

          A2 - Building Adaptive Leadership to Overcome Adversity - COL (Ret) Mike Loos

          B2 - Facts About Title VII Protections Patricia McMahon (EEOC)

          C2 -  Strategic Planning for IDPs:  Charting the Way for Successful Career Progression - Robert Baggett (USDA)

          D2 - Thriving with Resilience  Aditya Arya

           5:45 pm - 6:00 pm   Workshop Series Two Live Chat Q & A  
           2:00 pm - 5:00 pm   CONCURRENT EXHIBITOR BOOTHS

          Wednesday, May 26, 2021


          12:00 pm - 1:00 pm P3 Purpose Driven Leadership to Maximize Healthcare Operations  Dr. David Omura (VA)
          1:00 pm - 1:15 pm   P3 Live Chat Q & A 
          1:15 pm - 1:30 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit
           1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  

          WORKSHOP SERIES THREE (4 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS)

          A3 - Creating Strategic Thinkers & Change Agents in DOD - LTC (P) Arnel David

          B3 - Personal Leadership – Officer Leth Oun (U.S. Secret Service)

          C3 - Future Work- Dr. Vu Pham

          D3 - Financial Literacy and Wellness - Steve Niu
          2:30 pm - 2:45 pm   Workshop Series Three Live Chat Q & A  
          2:45 pm - 3:00 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit

          3:00 pm - 3:45 pm



          P4  Leadership Forum- Purpose Driven Service in a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Environment (DOD)

          • Major General Antonio Aguto 
          • Major General Viet Xuan Luong
          • Major General Suzanne Vares-Lum
          • Major General Garrett Yee
          • Brigadier General Matthew Van Wagenen
          3:45pm - 4:00 pm P4 Live Chat Q & A
          4:00 pm - 4:15 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit

          4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

           

          UNIFORMED SERVICES AWARDS CEREMONY

          • Welcome Remarks - Peter Nguyen (FAPAC National President)
          • DoD Greetings - Matthews H. Swartz (US Fleet Forces Command)
          • Special Keynote - Dr. Kathleen Hicks (DoD Deputy Secretary)
          • Keynote - Major General Diana M. Holland (Army Corps of Engineers)
          • Awards Opening Remarks - Dr. Stefanie Tompkins (DARPA)
          • Awards Presentation - Peter Nguyen
          • Awards Closing Remarks - Giao Phan (NAVSEA)
          • DoD Special Remarks - Clarence Johnson (DOD DMOC)
          • Closing Remarks - Fahmida Chhipa (FAPAC Vice President)
          12:00 pm - 3:00 pm   VETERANS PROGRAM
          1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
          CONCURRENT EXHIBITOR BOOTHS


          Thursday, May 27, 2021

          12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

            P5  Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI), and Accessibility in a Government Workforce (OPM) 
          • Mini Timmaraju
          • Tiffany Worthy
          • Jason Tengco
          • Theo Chang
          1:00 pm - 1:15 pm   P5 Live Chat Q & A  
          1:15 pm - 1:30 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit
          1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  

          WORKSHOP SERIES FOUR (4 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS)

          A4 - Fostering an Innovation Culture In Government - COL (Ret) Ross Guieb

          B4 - I mean DEI: What is your Leadership DEAL? - Shella Miller

          C4 - The Power of Partnership - Finding Mentors & Working towards Sponsorship - John Sporing

          D4 - To Achieve: Remember your ABCs – Kristen Dyan Sensabaugh
          2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Workshop Series Four Live Chat Q & A  
          2:45 pm - 3:00 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit
          3:00 pm - 3:45 pm   P6  Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DEI) in an Intelligent World (Intelligence Community)
          • Anish Bhatt (moderator)

          • RDML Andrew Sugimoto

          • Dr. Roy Pettis

          • Anjuma Karkera

          • Dr. Cynthia Mendoza

          • Daniel Wang

          3:45 pm - 4:00 pm   P6 Live Chat Q & A 
          4:00 pm - 4:15 pm   Transition Break & Exhibit Hall Visit

          4:15 pm - 5:15 pm


           

          CIVILIAN AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP CEREMONY

          • Welcome Greeting - Governor Lourdes Leon Guerrero of Guam
          • Welcome Remarks -  Peter Nguyen (FAPAC National President)
          • Keynote - Jocelyn Samuels (EEOC Vice-Chair)
          • Special Remarks - Dr. Michael Chiang (National Eye Institute) 
          • Civilian Awards Presentation - Peter Nguyen
          • Scholarship Presentation - Elaine Chao (former Secretary of US DOT)
          • Special Remarks - Kenneth Bailey (NOAA) 
          • Closing Remarks - Olivia Adrian (FAPAC Immediate Past President)
          12:00 pm - 4:15 pm   STUDENT PROGRAM
          • Exclusive One on One Live Interview with Astronaut Raja Chari
          1:30 pm - 5:00 pm   CONCURRENT EXHIBITOR BOOTHS


          Sessions

          General Sessions: May 25-27, 2021, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

          Special Programs: 

          Sessions provide practical knowledge for new and seasoned Veterans
          For current students and recent graduates interested in Federal employment