11:00am CST

VIP Experience

How Southwest Succeeds: Shaping the Culture of one of the World’s Most Admired Organizations
  • Participate in moderated discussion between Executive Vice President People & Communications, Linda Rutherford, and Bob Jordan, Executive Vice President Corporate Services and soon-to-be CEO

  • (Optional ticket purchase while supplies last)

Linda Rutherford, Executive Vice President People & Communications
Bob Jordan, Executive Vice President Corporate Services and soon-to-be CEO

12:00PM CST

Check-in

  • Enjoy lunch on us while you network with fellow attendees

12:45PM CST

General Admission Program Begins

12:50PM CST

Inside Southwest’s Corporate Culture

Keynote Speaker: Whitney Eichinger, Managing Director, Culture & Engagement
  • Hear from Whitney about:
    • The importance of a strong company Culture
    • What is Southwest’s secret sauce?
    • Three key strategies to support your Culture
  • Participate in live Q&A
Whitney Eichinger, Managing Director, Culture & Engagement

1:30PM CST

Campus Tour

  • Experience an extensive tour of the Southwest Headquarters led by members of the Culture & Engagement Team

2:50PM CST

Panel 1: The Heart of Southwest — Our People

  •  Hear from experts representing the People, SWA University, Employee Experience, and Change Leadership Departments
Kristi Owens, Sr Director Training SWA University
Lindsey Lang, Director HRBP & Talent Management
Lori Winters, Sr Director Employee Experience
Biron Pickens, Director Change Leadership

2:50PM CST

Panel 1: The Heart of Southwest — Our People

  •  Hear from experts representing the People, SWA University, Employee Experience, and Change Leadership Departments
Elizabeth Bryant, Vice President, Southwest Airlines University
Lindsey Lang, Director, People
Chris Johnson, Vice President, Ground Operations

3:50PM CST

Break

4:00PM CST

Panel 2: Working the Southwest Way

  • Interact with a panel of leaders representing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Hospitality, and Ground Operations
Ginger Hardage, Former Chief Culture & Communications Officer
Steve Goldberg, SVP Operations & Hospitality
David Harvey, VP Corporate Sales
COMING SOON, VP Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

5:00PM CST

Happy Hour

  • Network with SWA Employees & fellow event attendees
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Southwest® Culture Connection

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