Votes for Women: Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial
Feb
9
to Aug 18

Votes for Women: Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial

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.

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Athena Film Festival
Feb
22
to Feb 25

Athena Film Festival

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.

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Watermark Conference for Women
Feb
23
8:00 AM08:00

Watermark Conference for Women

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.

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Driving Toward Equality: Women, Ride-Hailing, and the Sharing Economy
Mar
1
9:30 AM09:30

Driving Toward Equality: Women, Ride-Hailing, and the Sharing Economy

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. 

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Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference
Mar
5
8:00 AM08:00

Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference

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.

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 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Women's Day
Mar
6
to Mar 7

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Women's Day

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.

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Women​ ​in​ ​Business​ ​Conference 2018
Mar
8
8:00 AM08:00

Women​ ​in​ ​Business​ ​Conference 2018

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.

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WBENC Summit & Salute
Mar
20
to Mar 22

WBENC Summit & Salute

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.

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Women of Silicon Valley
Mar
21
to Mar 22

Women of Silicon Valley

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.

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 2018 ACT-W N​ational
Apr
11
to Apr 13

2018 ACT-W N​ational

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!

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The Most Powerful Women in Network Marketing
Apr
13
to Apr 15

The Most Powerful Women in Network Marketing

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.

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 The National Conference & Business Fair
Jun
18
to Jun 22

The National Conference & Business Fair

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.

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Play Like a Girl Summit
Feb
17
9:00 AM09:00

Play Like a Girl Summit

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. 

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The Women in IT Awards
Jan
31
to Feb 1

The Women in IT Awards

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.

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#BLOGHER2018
Jan
30
to Jan 31

#BLOGHER2018

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!

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IGNITE NYC Young Women’s Political Leadership Conference
Jan
27
9:00 AM09:00

IGNITE NYC Young Women’s Political Leadership Conference

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!

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Wonder Women Tech Global Summit
Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Wonder Women Tech Global Summit

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.

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Women in Data Science Conference
Jan
19
8:30 AM08:30

Women in Data Science Conference

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.

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California Women’s Film Festival
Jan
12
to Jan 14

California Women’s Film Festival

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.

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Women in Automotive Conference
Dec
10
to Dec 11

Women in Automotive Conference

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.

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Massachusetts Conference for Women
Dec
7
7:30 AM07:30

Massachusetts Conference for 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.

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Women of the Channel Leadership Summit
Dec
4
to Dec 5

Women of the Channel Leadership Summit

Today’s women who lead or aspire to inspire others must possess the language of possibility. To break new ground for their organizations, ascend personally and professionally, women must understand that possibility is a new framework for thinking. This means getting comfortable with what is less certain and choosing words that drive invention and creativity. Women of the channel today are gaining significant power across the IT industry and in the corporate world. Their roles and influence have clearly evolved into a major force. As individuals and collectively, women today can change the way people think about the future of sales, marketing and partner management.

Women of the Channel Leadership Summit includes the most prominent and rising women across the spectrum of builders, buyers and sellers. This one-of-a-kind event empowers and cultivates the next generation of female leaders; and offers female channel and IT executives an opportunity to advance their skills, network with peers and be inspired by the women making a significant impact on the IT channel and industry today. Attendees benefit from interactive workshops, peer panels, motivational speakers, networking time and engaging sessions – all focused on the challenges, trends and opportunities in the today’s technology sector.

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Women's Leadership Institute
Dec
3
to Dec 6

Women's Leadership Institute

Be a part of a special program for women seeking to become leaders in higher education administration and student affairs. Co-produced by several higher education associations, this unique program will bring together administrators from across campus functions to help you:

  • Hone your leadership skills for working in a rapidly changing environment
  • Develop a better understanding of the campus as a workplace and culture
  • Share experiences with others about how campuses are adapting and adjusting to the new reality
  • Create new personal networks and networking skills to better tap the higher education community through presentations, small-group exercises and discussions
  • Examine the unique roles, skills, and relationships needed to lead as higher education faces and deals with the most challenging period in 50 years

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Virginia Women’s Business Conference
Dec
1
7:30 AM07:30

Virginia Women’s Business Conference

The Virginia Women’s Business Conference brings together over 700 women (and men) business leaders across diverse industries including the most energetic and dynamic thinkers in business, marketing, retail, finance, philanthropy, education and media. The mission of the conference is to harness the intellect, power and influence of attendees, speakers and panelists to support and empower women business owners all over the Northern Virginia area. It is the leading forum for aspiring, building and connecting an online presence and real-life partnerships in Northern Virginia.

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Silicon Valley Venture Capital World Summit 2017
Nov
22
9:30 AM09:30

Silicon Valley Venture Capital World Summit 2017

At the Venture Capital World Summit, attendees have an opportunity to meet dynamic pre-selected companies with high growth potential, Fund Managers, Family Offices Representatives, Investment Managers, and VIPs from across the world. Attendees will also be able to learn, debate, invest and connect with leaders on the future challenges facing Venture Capital and Private Equity in Dynamic Markets. 

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Women Do It Afraid - Business Style
Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

Women Do It Afraid - Business Style

In celebration of the Global Entrepreneurship Week, Do It Afraid - Business Style: A Training session for Women Serious about Their Business is here again! Their goal is to look at fear in the face and do BUSINESS anyway!

The workshop offers speakers and resources who are going to lead participants into making a mind shift; destroying the myth that those who are successful have not encountered fear/doubts and ultimately leading them into actual results that are tangible and evident in their lives

The workshop sessions include:

  • Business Basics Workshop
  • Financial Freedom for the Entrepreneur  
  • How to successfully manage a 9 TO 5 + A profitable side venture
  • How to evolve from an idea to a brand
  • PR and Branding sessions 
  • The Entrepreneurs Panel

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2017 Women Entrepreneurs Conference
Nov
18
8:00 AM08:00

2017 Women Entrepreneurs Conference

Held during Global Entrepreneurship Week and honoring Women's Entrepreneurship Day, the 2017 Women Entrepreneurs Conference is a full-day business conference that brings together female entrepreneurs, business experts, media, investors, and community and government leaders to support and celebrate women in business. This year's theme is Connect, Cultivate & Celebrate.

During the event, attendees will be immersed in a high-impact program featuring informative keynote speakers who will share actionable strategies on how to build and grow a successful business.

The event will also feature an interactive panel discussion, the "Female Entrepreneur of the Year" award presentation, and the opportunity to meet and network with inspiring women leaders and entrepreneurs from across the state.

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Trust Conference
Nov
14
to Nov 15

Trust Conference

Trust Conference is committed to finding real solutions to fight slavery, empower women, and advance human rights worldwide. The annual event convenes global corporations, lawyers, government representatives, and pioneers at the forefront of the fight for human rights.

The 2016 annual conference brought together 700 global leaders from 60 countries including Brazil, Australia, China, India, Kyrgyzstan and Switzerland. The two-day event reached 65 million people worldwide through extensive media coverage and highly interactive social media engagement.

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Global Advancement of Women
Nov
14
to Nov 15

Global Advancement of Women

Working Mother Media (WMM) is honored to present this two-day conference in Singapore for the first time! Global Advancement of Women Conference will provide professional women with tools and strategies to advance their careers and increase their influence in their organizations. In a time when women leaders have greater opportunities, they also face more challenges. Attendees will hone vital leadership competencies and gain insight into managing work-life balance, creating strong support systems, and so much more.

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Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen
Nov
13
to Nov 14

Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen

The fourth Fortune Most Powerful Women Next Gen Summit will be held November 13-14, 2017 in Laguna Niguel, CA. It will again gather a stellar group of game-changing executives, entrepreneurs and innovators in business, along with leaders in government, philanthropy, education and the arts for a wide-ranging conversation.

Among the women who joined us in 2016: Jewel (performing and sharing her extraordinary story with us), Apple Head of Global Consumer MarketingåÊBozoma Saint John, Making a Murderer filmmakers Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi, Uber Regional General Manager Rachel Holt, Priceline EVP of Global Operations Maelle Gavet, Facebook Head of People Lori Goler, SoulCycle CEO Melanie Whelan, Accompany CEO Amy Chang, designer Rachel Roy, Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani, Joyus CEO Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, Hearsay Social CEO Clara Shih, WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon, and Lean In lead researcheråÊMarianne Cooper, as well as top executives from leading global companies such as Airbnb, Amazon, Coca-Cola, Google, IBM, NBCUniversal, Nike, Pandora, Target, Twitter, and Walmart.

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 The Women in Tech Summit – Raleigh-Durham
Nov
11
8:30 AM08:30

The Women in Tech Summit – Raleigh-Durham

The Women in Tech Summit is a series of events that inspire, educate and connect women in the technology industry. Our mission is to support the community of women currently working in technology and to help pave the way for women and young women who want to enter the industry. The Summit includes hands-on tech workshops; discussions about trending topics in technology; information on thriving through tech career phases and facets; and lasting connections with other women working on both the business and technical sides of technology. All profits generated from each event support the non-profit TechGirlz.org and its ongoing mission to inspire middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers.

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Women Veterans Leadership and Diversity Conference
Nov
10
to Nov 12

Women Veterans Leadership and Diversity Conference

The Women Veterans Leadership and Diversity Conference is the only conference in the country designed by women veterans for women veterans to Connect, Engage and Empower all women veterans and women in the military from around the nation, regardless of rank or branch of service.

Connect-Engage-Empower

  • Connect with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the U.S. Department of Labor, National Veterans Service Organizations, Major Corporations and more.
  • Engage in interactive workshop presentations, panel discussions and hear from outstanding keynote speakers
  • Empower: Workforce Development and Employment, Professional Development, Financial Literacy, Health & Wellness and Self-Awareness & Self- Reflection and more

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Indiana Conference for Women
Nov
7
6:30 AM06:30

Indiana Conference for Women

The Indiana Conference For Women is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the educational and professional development of women in Indiana and the Midwest. Since its inception, the one day conference has become the largest gathering of professional and women entrepreneurs in the Midwest.

This educational event that plays a large role in the overall goal that the founders, Deborah Collins Stephens and Billie Dragoo envisioned: the building of a strong ecosystem within the state that helps women build careers, create companies, and experience lives that are rewarding, healthy and happy. The Founders believe (and research shows) that environments which foster the growth and development of women lead to healthier and more resilient communities and stronger economic growth.

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2017 Professional Women in Advocacy Conference
Nov
6
to Nov 7

2017 Professional Women in Advocacy Conference

At the Professional Women in Advocacy Conference (PWIA) we believe that when women are involved at the highest levels of policy making, everyone benefits. Therefore, it is imperative to give women advocates the tools and information they need to competently and confidently represent their organization or cause. This conference strives to connect women in our field and promote excellence in their work. Participants will leave educated, inspired, and carrying a toolkit for achieving immediate results.

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