06/06/2013 09:18 am ET Updated Aug 06, 2013

Arianna, Mika Brzezinski Discuss 'The Third Metric' Conference (VIDEO)

Arianna appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Thursday to discuss "The Third Metric: Redefining Success Beyond Money & Power" conference.

The summit, hosted by The Huffington Post, will include a day of discussions led by Arianna and Mika Brzezinski.

"There is no contradiction between being effective and successful and taking care of yourself," Arianna said regarding the conference. She also explained the high costs associated with stress, stating, "right now, American corporations are losing $300 billion a year because of stress. $200-$300 billion because of indirect healthcare costs."

Mika, after laying out some of the day's events, explained, "I think this is gonna be a fascinating conversation and one that I think is fundamental to our success in life and women moving forward, lasting into the future."

Check out the conference schedule here.