2024 BU Wheelock Forum

Thriving Individuals, Teams, and Systems

March 21–22, 2024



All workshops, keynotes, and panels will be held in the Ladd Room on the second floor at 43 Hawes St.

Thursday, March 21

3:30–4:30 pm
Preconference Workshop: Mindfulness and Psychophysiology in Peak Performance
Inna Khazan

4–5 pm
First Floor

Light Refreshments
Rotunda (Second Floor)

5–5:15 pm
Opening Remarks
David Chard and Edson Filho

5:15–6:15 pm
Opening Keynote: Escaping the Elite Illusion
Joshua Angrist
Moderator: David Chard

6:30–8 pm
Panel Discussion: Developing Expert Individuals, Teams, and Systems
Oscar Gutierrez, Joshua Goodman, and Jennifer Bill
Moderators: Edson Filho and Carly Block

8–9:30 pm
Rotunda and Living Room

Friday, March 22

8–9 am
Networking Breakfast
Study Room and Living Room

9–10 am
Keynote Lecture: Developing a Science-Practice Dialectic
Robert Schinke
Moderator: Edson Filho

10:15–11:15 am
Panel Discussion: Leadership in High-Pressure Situations
Robert Lowe, Dennis Via, and Tanesha Beckford
Moderator: Anna Ward

11:30–12:30 pm
Sport Psychology Insights from an Athlete, Coach, and Consultant
Casey Brown, Kamal Bahamdan, Robert Weinberg, and Madison Cardaci
Moderator: Carly Block

12:30–2 pm
Networking Lunch
Rotunda, Study Room & Living Room

2–3 pm
Panel Discussion: Promoting Talent Development for All
Kenneth Freeman, Kimberly Howard, and Megan Bartlett
Moderator: John McCarthy

3–3:15 pm
Closing Remarks
David Chard and Edson Filho


Note: As we finalize our event, the agenda may be subject to minor changes