Votes for Women will celebrate the centennial of women’s suffrage in New York State and raise public awareness of the struggle for women’s suffrage and equal rights in New York State from the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention through 1917 when New York State granted women the right to vote. The exhibition will also address the nationally significant role of New York State leaders in regards to women’s rights and the feminist movement through the early 21st century.
The ACT-W National will host 2,500+ influential leaders and professionals on April 11th – 13th, 2018 in Phoenix, AZ for speaking sessions, formal training workshops, one-on-one coaching, our largest career/exhibit fair, after-hours activities, and so much more.
Their main focus is to truly create a sense of community and offer engagement for all experience levels, diversity groups, and tech professionals.
All proceeds from their first annual ACT-W National Conference go towards providing STEM education programs to local high school girls and expanding the global ChickTech network to truly impact the reach of women in tech!
Women make up 76% of Network Marketers worldwide. And yet, women are often torn down with harsh words telling them that they cannot do it, they will never succeed, or they can’t be leaders. At this event, over 20 individual women will present living proof that it is not only possible for them, but possible for all women to succeed in Network Marketing. They will share wisdom, tips, strategies, and ideas they have used to achieve success.
The National Conference & Business Fair is the largest conference of its kind for women business owners in the U.S. The WBENC National Conference & Business Fair is attended by Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs); senior executives and procurement representatives from the Fortune 500 and the U.S. Government; and select partner organizations whose missions align with WBENC’s vision of expanding women’s business opportunities in the marketplace. With three days of robust programming, the conference features lectures and presentations from today’s thought leaders, engaging panel discussions, 1:1 MatchMaker sessions, networking receptions, and a notable Business Fair.
Women of Silicon Valley enables people and organizations to connect, learn and take action on gender diversity and inclusion. We do not shy away from controversy and we look to open people's minds to new ideas by pushing boundaries.
Through inspirational keynotes, deep insight into tech trends and business strategy, technical classes, and career development workshops, this conference provides all the content and networking opportunities needed to flourish in the tech sector.
This conference brings together corporate executive leadership, partners at professional services firms, general counsel, diversity and inclusion professionals, and talent management professionals who share how they have implemented successful strategies in their organizations for retaining and promoting women and supporting work-life control for everyone.
WBENC’s Summit & Salute is a three-day event that will be held March 20-22, 2018. The Summit consists of industry-focused workshop sessions, procurement connection opportunities, inspiring keynote speakers, networking receptions and more. The Salute! gala is held on the evening of March 22nd and is a festive evening that honors and celebrates various groups throughout the WBENC network.
The 2018 Catalyst Awards Conference agenda is organized into three specialized tracks: Business Champions and Diversity & Inclusion Professionals, C-Suite and Senior Executives and Emerging Leaders. You’ll learn from the 2018 Catalyst Award winners, Catalyst experts, and other companies leading change on how to build inclusive workplaces using powerful tools, expert knowledge, and real-world examples from the field.
The Gender Summit - Africa in Kigali is 14th in the series but the second in Africa. It is led by African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, in partnership with science institutions across Africa. It builds on the discussions and recommendations from the first Gender Summit – Africa in Cape Town in 2015 and advances the institutional collaborations started then, and in particular the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Networks and the Next Einstein Forum.
The 2-day programme theme is: “Climate Change through the Gender Lens: Focus on Africa”, and includes a mixture of plenary and parallel sessions, as well as a poster exhibition, professional networking activities, and interlinked public engagement side-events. Speakers will include leading researchers from African countries, and international experts, leaders in innovation, influential policy makers, and champions of evidence-led sustainable, socio-economic development.
Empowering women to participate fully in economic life is essential to build stronger economies and improve the quality of life for women, men, families and communities. The private sector has a central and active role to play in achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment under the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Development is about how we all choose to do business and how we reflect principles of equality on an everyday level, so they permeate our cultures, values, performance and business practices.
In the spirit of advancing the crucial role of the private sector to achieve Goal 5, UN Women and UNGC join to organize the Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles Event. The event will take place in New York in March 2018 and will provide a platform for presenting ongoing, successful business initiatives that aim at women’s empowerment, economic inclusion and entrepreneurship globally.
The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018.
Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are welcome to attend the session.
We invite you to celebrate the history, contributions and achievements of women. Join us for an inspirational and motivational event to bring change to move women forward.
This year's theme is Press for Progress! While we know that gender parity won't happen overnight, the good news is that across the world women are making positive gains day by day. Plus, there's a very strong and growing global movement of advocacy, activism and support. So we can't be complacent. Now, more than ever, there's a strong call-to-action to press forward and progress gender parity. A strong call to #PressforProgress. A strong call to motivate and unite friends, colleagues and whole communities to think, act and be gender inclusive. Let's all be tenacious in accelerating gender parity. Collectively, let's all Press for Progress.
Join us on March 8th as we celebrate International Women's Day at Nike! We are thrilled to invite you to a fun evening of talks from experienced technical women, networking, and food + drinks. Come enjoy conversations, great swag and the company of fellow software engineers.
The Women in Business Conference is the signature event of Eastern Ontario Women In Finance, (EOWIF), and is an association dedicated to bringing women together in the business and financial services sector, primarily; and now reaching beyond those borders to continuously nourish the mind, the body, the spirit, and of course, the bank accounts of all women by:
- Coordinating a yearly Women in Business conference (a day of inspiration, motivation and networking by bringing to stage respected, recognized and talented leaders in their chosen fields).
- Assisting in the development of networking amongst peers and co-workers in related fields
- Providing women with amazing information, resources, tools and inspiration to help keep their life in balance
The Women In Business Conference embraces the power of women, and those who support them and gives back by donating a portion of proceeds to charity.
The Women of Power Summit is a professional leadership conference designed especially for executive women of color. This event will bring together over 1,000 influential businesswomen from across the country. The event will be held March 7 - 10, 2018 at the Disney Yacht & Beach Club Resorts in Orlando, Florida.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the U.S. Department of State will convene the eighth International Women’s Day Forum, Partner With Purpose: Business for Gender Equality. The event will gather the business community, civil society, and government representatives to advance women’s empowerment around the globe.
Achieving full gender equality means overcoming a host of complex issues, including institutional and societal barriers that prevent progress. Tackling these challenges requires creativity and innovation from across sectors. This year’s forum will focus on how private and public stakeholders can combine their resources, skills, and expertise for greater sustainability and impact. Equality is within reach, but it can only be realized through collaboration.
Join more than 300 stakeholders in March and share how you’re working to achieve gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
The Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. This annual one-day technical conference provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science-related research and applications in a broad set of domains, All genders are invited to participate in the conference, which features exclusively female speakers.
New technologies and business models are rapidly opening alternative pathways to economic growth in emerging markets, offering opportunities to reshape lives while improving economies. The sharing economy--especially the ride-hailing industry–is a notable part of this transformation and has the potential to better include and serve women.
The report, Driving Toward Equality: Women, Ride-Hailing, and the Sharing Economy, published by IFC with the support of Accenture, explores how women and men participate in ride-hailing, particularly in emerging markets. Using data from Uber and a survey of more than 11,000 drivers and riders, the report sheds light on how the emergence of ride-hailing is affecting women's work and mobility and how companies across the sharing economy can ensure women's equal participation and gain.
The mission of the Conference for Women is to promote, communicate and amplify the influence of women in the workplace and beyond. At their annual nonpartisan, nonprofit conferences, they bring together thousands of active professionals to connect, renew, and find inspiration in community.
They are committed to helping close the pay gap, eliminate gender discrimination and achieve parity in company leadership and on corporate boards. They also inspire the next generation through their Young Women’s program and support local nonprofit organizations.
The Conference for Women harnesses the collective wisdom, experience and energy of inspirational women and men of all ages and backgrounds in service of our values: supporting and giving back to our growing nationwide community.
The Athena Film Festival at Barnard College is a weekend of inspiring films that tell the extraordinary stories of strong, bold women leaders from all walks of life – stories of ambition, courage, resilience, and moxie. The curated program includes Academy Award-nominated films, top-tier features, documentaries, and shorts — including U.S. and world premieres. It is a weekend that celebrates the stories of remarkable women — stories that need to be told and deserve to be honored.
The 2018 Play Like a Girl Summit is coming to Nashville, and it’s about much more than the game. They’re bringing some of the most accomplished women in sports to share their stories. Within two days, they’ve packed inspiring speakers, conversations, notebook mentoring, a movie screening, and a big-time NCAA Women’s basketball game between their hosts at Belmont University and Morehead State. It’s all to empower girls to become unstoppable women through sports and active play. There’s more to sports than just who wins and loses, and the Play Like a Girl Summit will show you how sports can make you more fit for success in school, in a career, and in life.
The LATINA Style 50 brings together top Latinas in corporate America, influential leaders in the Hispanic community, corporate CEO’s, chief diversity executives, marketing and human resource officers, Latina entrepreneurs, government officials, and national experts on workforce diversity.
The Women in IT Awards is the world’s largest event dedicated to tackling the technology industry’s disheartening gender imbalance. It does this by showcasing the achievements and innovation of women in technology, identifying new role models and promoting further dialogue around diversity among industry influencers.
Organised by business-technology magazine Information Age, the Women in IT Awards has gathered resounding support from trade associations, politicians and companies of all sizes and sectors since launching in 2015.
This 1.5-day event for female content creators in the health & wellness space is a roadmap for living your best life through information, inspiration, and innovation. Topics include health & wellness issues that impact women's lives, personal stories of strong women overcoming health obstacles, an honest talk about reproductive health, mentor sessions designed for health & wellness content creators, and more!
Join us for an action-oriented conference focused on strategies for stepping up and owning your fair share of political power.
Local elected leaders and politically ambitious young women will share how to best position yourselves as public leaders. You will leave inspired, activated and ready to run!
Wonder Women Tech’s mission is to highlight, celebrate and educate women and the underrepresented in STEAM industries. We create conferences, events and workshops where we bring together changemakers, pioneers, innovators, and high-level speakers and attendees to explore ideas, discussions, and solutions for women and the underrepresented to succeed and thrive.
We are celebrating a new theme in 2018: #WeAreInnovators and we are going above and beyond to find the most innovative changemakers around the world to ignite our global conferences.
In 2015, MassMutual launched an official partnership and sponsorship with two local women’s colleges, Mt. Holyoke and Smith College in an effort to create a strong pipeline of qualified women professionals in the rapidly growing field of data science and related subjects. Mount Holyoke College and Smith College are both established leaders in educating women and with MassMutual have piloted a groundbreaking, higher education initiative: the MassMutual Women in Data Science program.
The Women in Data Science Conference was borne out of that partnership with MassMutual Financial Group, Smith College, and Mt. Holyoke College, and these institutions’ continued promotion of science and mathematics, and investment in applications of data science for business, health, education, and society. This conference is a celebration of the work of women in data science within academia, research, business, technology, and policy.
The Women in Data Science Conference recognizes the past, present, and future contributions of women in science and data science in particular, and celebrates the partnerships between business and academia that have encouraged the acceleration of women in science in our local communities and beyond.
The California Women’s Film Festival is deeply honored to celebrate women filmmakers, artists and writers by providing a showcase and networking forum in the heart of Hollywood.
The CWFF understands how important it is to hear and see the educated, entertaining and diverse stories of women from around the globe. We provide a platform so these voices can be heard and shared with audiences that want to be inspired. The California Women’s Film Festival accepts all projects that has at least one woman in one of the key production positions: (Producer, Director, Writer, Cinematographer, Lead Actress, Etc......). Projects that are produced and/or directed by men are accepted as long as there is a lead female protagonist and/or the story is based around women. 18 Awards will be presented in this session.
The focus of the 2017 conference will be on educating and empowering women and men in the automotive community on thought leadership and trends that impact employment and sales growth.
The Women in Automotive conference educational content fulfills a gap in the automotive community. The goal is to move the automotive industry forward as it relates to the most influential segment of the market: women.
The Massachusetts Conference for Women provides connection, motivation, networking, inspiration and skill building for thousands of women each year. The mission of the Conference for Women is to promote, communicate and amplify the influence of women in the workplace and beyond.
At our annual nonpartisan, nonprofit conferences, we bring together thousands of active professionals to connect, renew, and find inspiration in the community. We are committed to helping close the pay gap, eliminate gender discrimination and achieve parity in company leadership and on corporate boards. We inspire the next generation through our Young Women's program and we support local nonprofit organizations. The Conference for Women harnesses the collective wisdom, experience and energy of inspirational women and men of all ages and backgrounds in service to our values: supporting and giving back to our growing nationwide community.
Since the first Conference in 2005, this annual one-day event has grown to a sold-out crowd of more than 10,000 attendees and impacts thousands of lives. Dozens of expert speakers lead workshops and seminars on the issues that matter most to women, including personal finance, business and entrepreneurship, health, work/life balance and more. The Conference offers incredible opportunities for business networking, professional development and personal growth.