Networking & Events

Happy Hour & Virtual Cooking Class
Wednesday, October 28 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
Join TMA NextGen members for cocktails and a cooking demo. You'll choose the recipe you want to make ahead of time and follow along Chef Rick as he guides you through the meal-making process.

TMA Connect Live NextGen Edition 
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These small group video breakout sessions allow you to have more in-depth discussions with members who share common interests. If you’re looking to meet new people in your niche, or professionals who have taken on similar projects, this is your chance to make those connections over things you love most. And because many TMA members say they’ve made lifelong friends at TMA events, we’re also offering some fun topics too so you can chat about hobbies, food or even your latest TV show binge! Explore tags and topics and easily add to your agenda.

Place Your Bets with TMA NextGen Poker Night 
Wednesday, October 28 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Are you a whiz at poker or just a beginner? Whatever your experience level, we've got you covered. Join your peers for a lively, virtual poker game and have a little fun while you meet new people and reconnect with friends. A live dealer will guide players during the game and in the breakout rooms, assisting anyone who needs a little extra help. You won't lose any money, but you will win new contacts, and you just might take home bragging rights and a fun prize.

Get up and Sweat: High Intensity Fitness Class
Thursday, October 29, 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. 
Join us for a series of strength and mobility movements that will leave you feeling refreshed and energized to take on the rest of your day! Come prepared to start your morning with upbeat music, a great bodyweight workout, and a ton of fun! All you'll need is some space to move and an optional mat.

Get up and Sweat: Virtual Yoga Class
Thursday, October 29, 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. 
Join us for a rejuvenating start to your day! She will lead the group through 45 minutes of low impact movements, basic yoga poses, and stretches to send you into your day with relaxed muscles and mental clarity. All you’ll need is some space to move and an optional towel or mat.

Speed Networking Event 
Thursday, October 29 |2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  
Enjoy this fast-paced networking event where you'll connect with TMA NextGen members from all over the country, don't forget to have your elevator pitch ready!

Closing Reception 
Thursday, October 29 | 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. 
Close out the conference with music, cocktails, and conversation. Don't forget to share your favorite moment from the NextGen Leadership Experience!

*Note: All times are CDT
 

ConferenceAgenda

Date & Time (all times in CDT) Event
   
Wednesday, October 28  
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks 
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Education Session: Opportunity in a COVID-19 World
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 

Resume Hackathon sponsored by Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: Certification (CTP/CTA)
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. TMA Connect LIVE: Chapter NextGen Program Brainstorm
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  NextGen Presents: TMA Town Hall "Standing Out and Making Movies in a Remote Environment"
2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: NextGen Membership Brainstorm 
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Education Session: Tips from the Titans
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Happy Hour & Cooking with NextGen Virtual Cooking Class
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: Talk with the Titans 1
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: Talk with the Titans 2
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Place Your Bets with TMA NextGen Poker Night
   
Thursday, October 29  
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Get up and Sweat: Virtual Yoga Class
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.  Get up and Sweat: Virtual High Impact Fitness Class
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: Book Club & Hobbies
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Education Session: Lessons from the PG&E Bankruptcy Case  
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. TMA Connect LIVE: Hot Topics in Restructuring
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker Heather Vickery
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Speed Networking Event  Sponsored by Sherwood Partners

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. TMA Connect LIVE: Diversity & Inclusion Conversation to Implementation
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Education Session: Industries in Distress & Distressed Investing Approaches
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. TMA Connect LIVE: TMA NextGen Planning Committee 
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  

TMA NextGen Trivia Halloween Slam sponsored by Lax O'Sullivan Lisus Gottlieb LLP

6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.  TMA Connect LIVE: Happy Hour Cocktail Share
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  TMA NextGen Leadership Experience Closing Reception