October 3, 2018
7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Hotel, 151 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago

7:00 – 7:50 Registration, Breakfast & Networking
7:50 – 8:00 Welcome & Introduction: Dr. Brian Cole
8:00 – 8:30 Panel 1: Women in Sports: Hear from influential women who are breaking down barriers in the world of sports
Introduced by: Dr. Nikhil Verma
Moderator: Paula Faris, ABC Correspondent
Panelists: Dara Torres, U.S. Olympic Swimmer
Diane Simpson, U.S Olympic Gymnast
Lindsay Tarpley, U.S. Olympic Soccer Player
Kendall Coyne, U.S. Olympic Hockey Player
Erin Kane, VP of Talent, Octagon
8:30 – 8:45 Q&A with Panelists
8:45 – 9:15 Panel 2: The Team Behind the Team: How sports medicine experts help athletes get back in the game
Introduced by: MOR Physician
Moderator: Dr. Brian Cole, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush
Panelists: Julie O’Connell, Athletico Physical Therapy
TBD, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush
David Strickland, CCO, Optimum Nutrition
Will Carroll, Sports Journalist
9:15 – 9:30 Q&A with Panelists
9:30 – 9:45 BREAK & NETWORKING
9:45 – 10:15 Panel 3: A View From the Top: A perspective on Chicago’s professional sports teams from their own front office executives
Introduced by: MOR Physician
Moderator: Siafa Lewis, NBC 5 Chicago
Panelists: Michael Reinsdorf, President and COO, Chicago Bulls
Nelson Rodriguez, President and General Manager, Chicago Fire Soccer Club
Rick Hahn, General Manager, Chicago White Sox
10:15 – 10:30 Q&A with Panelists
10:30 – 10:45 BREAK & NETWORKING
10:45 – 11:15 Panel 4: The Future of Professional Sports: Athletes reflect on how professional sports are changing—from injuries to rules and regulation
Introduced by: MOR Physician
Moderator: TBD
Panelists: Jack O’Callahan, U.S. Olympic Hockey Player
Matt Forte, Former NFL Player
Mike Adamale, Former NFL Player
11:15 – 11:30 Q&A with Panelists
11:30 Closing Remarks Dr. Brian Cole