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 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 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.
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 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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
Join WEDO around the world where they convene Business Leaders, Change Makers, Government Officials and Civil Society to collaborate and find solutions in critical areas of entrepreneurship eco-systems, education and policy creation to empower women in business to alleviate poverty.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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
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.
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.