Endeavor Summit

Knoxville Chamber’s Endeavor Summit takes place Thursday, September 5th at The Mill & Mine. Register now!

INFO

Knoxville’s annual Endeavor Young Professionals Summit motivates the city’s emerging leaders to engage in their community and take ownership of their professional growth. Compelling keynote speakers and dynamic discussions empower attendees to grow personally and professionally and invest in regional progress.


2019 ENDEAVOR SUMMIT AGENDA
7:30 – 8:30

Registration, Networking, Headshots, Breakfast, & Bark Break

Start your morning with caffeine courtesty of Vienna Coffee and cuddles by adoptable animals from Young-Williams Animal Center!

Young-Williams will also be collecting donations for their kittens. [Supply Wishlist]

Don’t forget to have your complimentary professional headshot taken by Morgan Hayley Photography.


9:00 – 10:30

Breakout Sessions 1

New Ways of Connecting hosted by Leadership Knoxville
An interactive, self-discovery session designed to help attendees find commonality and connect more deeply with their community.

Loud Table Discussions*
Facilitated, small group discussions led by regional experts and community leaders. Attendees can customize their session based on interest.

Beyond Labels
Discussions led by Syreeta and Clarence Vaughn


10:30 – 10:45

Break


10:45 – 12:15

Breakout Sessions 2

New Ways of Connecting hosted by Leadership Knoxville
An interactive, self-discovery session designed to help attendees find commonality and connect more deeply with their community.

Loud Table Discussions*
Facilitated, small group discussions led by regional experts and community leaders. Attendees can customize their session based on interest.

Beyond Labels
Discussions led by Syreeta and Clarence Vaughn


12:15 – 1:15

Lunch


1:15 – 2:45

Breakout Sessions 3

New Ways of Connecting hosted by Leadership Knoxville
An interactive, self-discovery session designed to help attendees find commonality and connect more deeply with their community.

Loud Table Discussions*
Facilitated, small group discussions led by regional experts and community leaders. Attendees can customize their session based on interest.

Beyond Labels
Discussions led by Syreeta and Clarence Vaughn


2:45 – 3:00

Break


3:00 – 4:30

Afternoon Keynote & Closing

Sponsored by the University of Tennessee Knoxville

Stephen Brown, Glitterville

Learn how Roane County native Stephen Brown turned unexpected opportunity into a glittering, global success!


4:30 – 6:00

Happy Hour


*Loud table discussions to include topics such as:

• Diversity     • Leadership     • Makers     • Entrepreneurs     • Community Engagement     • Time Management

• Wealth Management     • Life in Knoxville     • Economic Development     • Work/Life Balance


SERVE KNOX

Sponsored by

Attendees have the opportunity to support a community development project through a $1,000 mini grant competition. Finalists, selected by a judging panel and social media vote prior to the event, present their project during Endeavor 2019. The winner is announced during the closing session.

The Endeavor 2019 Mini Grant Finalists are:

         

      

Weather

  • Forecast
  • Currents
  • Planner

What's happening

Endeavor Summit

Endeavor Summit

Knoxville Chamber’s Endeavor Summit takes place Thursday, September 5th at The Mill & Mine. Register now!

Big Kahuna Wing Festival

Big Kahuna Wing Festival

The 7th Annual Big Kahuna Wing Festival takes place Labor Day Weekend at World’s Fair Park! Tickets are on sale now. Listen this month for your chance to win tickets!

KARM Radiothon

KARM Radiothon

Thank you for tuning in for the 2019 KARM Radiothon! With your help we raised over $43,000 to Knox Area Rescue Ministries!