10:30am – 12:00pm CDT

VIP Experience

  • Optional ticket purchase while supplies last
  • Q&A session with Tom Nealon, President of Southwest Airlines, and Ginger Hardage, former SVP of Culture and Communications, Southwest Airlines

12:00pm – 1:00pm CDT

VIP Break for Lunch

  • VIP Attendees will receive an UberEats Gift Card to use during this time

1:00pm – 1:15pm CDT

The Southwest Culture Connection Kick Off

1:15pm – 2:00pm CDT

Inside Southwest’s Corporate Culture

Keynote Speaker: Linda Rutherford, Senior Vice President, Chief Communications Officer
  • The importance of a strong company Culture

  • What is Southwest’s secret sauce?

  • Three key strategies to support your Culture

2:00pm – 2:30pm CDT

Virtual Campus Tour

  • During the Virtual Tour you will get a behind-the-scenes look around the Southwest Airlines Corporate Campus including some unique areas not featured on the “in person” tour.

2:30pm – 2:45pm CDT

Afternoon Break

2:45pm – 4:00pm CDT

Open Forum/Live Q&A

  • A panel of Southwest® Leaders from across the company share best practices for building a strong corporate Culture.

  • Participants will be able to ask live questions via the chat feature.
Whitney Eichinger, Managing Director, Culture & Engagement
Elizabeth Bryant, Vice President, Southwest Airlines University
Danny Collins, Managing Director, People
Raquel Daniels, Director, Diversity & Inclusion
Laurie Barnett, Managing Director, Communications & Outreach + Responsible for leading Southwest’s COVID-19 response

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Seats are limited

Southwest® Culture Connection

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