Upcoming events and opportunities for you. Check out news and events and a lot of great opportunities to network and further your career!
Patents and Pancakes
July 31, New York NY
Are you a female inventor? Learn about patents from experts at the US Patent Office (USPTO) and lawyers who specialize in intellectual property (IP) at Quirky’s Patents & Pancakes event on July 31st at the AdClub in New York, NY. More information here.
August 23-24, Los Angeles CA
Join 500 creative, entrepreneurial-minded women in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles for a gathering that is so much more than a conference. This is for the ones who desire to fight for a better tomorrow. The ones who are willing to roll up their sleeves, step out in courage, and use their creativity for good. This is where we come together for the benefit of humankind. More information here.
Tech Girl Summit
August 24, Atlanta GA
TechGirl Summit is all about exposing young girls to emerging technology and social innovation by empowering, inspiring, motivate and mentor young girls into technology. By seeing Women in tech it will give young girls the motivation to be creative in technology. More information here.
Working Women State Conference 2018
September 14, Tampa FL
As Working Women, you don’t have time for motivation that leaves you energized with nowhere to go. You need real, tangible take-home tools to help you make your business or your career thrive. The program isn’t about sitting around and listening to other women tell you how they achieved success. It’s about YOU… moving your vision forward and finding real solutions to the challenges working women face every day. More information here.
Women in Tech Summits:
Denver CO September 15
New Orleans LA October 13
Raleigh-Durham NC November 15
The Women in Tech Summit inspires, educates and connects women in the technology industry. Come for a unique combination of deep-dive, hands-on tech workshops; information and discussions about careers in tech and how to pursue them; and connection and networking opportunities with other women in various aspects and careers in technology. Use discount code IW20 for 20% off registration. More information here.
SUCCESS Women’s Conference
September 20-21, Biloxi MS
SUCCESS is a unique experience designed to inspire, empower, connect and recharge businesswomen in the Gulf Coast region. The conference is expected to attract about 900 leading professionals who are managers, executives and entrepreneurs. More information here.
2018 National Women’s Business Conference
September 23-25, Spokane WA
As women entrepreneurs, our lives are a journey, never a destination. We run successful businesses and households, give back to our communities, advocate for causes we care most about and nurture other life passions. We are constantly focusing, refocusing, pushing, pausing, inventing, reinventing, stretching and balancing-and growing every step of the way along the many paths we take. Join your NAWBO community as we embrace this exciting journey together to “work well, live well”! More information here.
New Rules Summit: Women, Leadership and a Playbook for Change
September 26-27, Brooklyn NY
This ambitious conference builds on a year of the Times’s Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting on gender and the workplace – and takes the discussion into the realm of real solutions. The goal is to identify new rules of leadership for a new era — and help leaders of all kinds of organizations create inclusive, equitable cultures that empower women to succeed. More information here.
Grace Hopper Celebration
September 26-28, Houston TX
The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world’s largest gathering of women technologists. It is produced by AnitaB.org and presented in partnership with ACM. More information here.
2018 Wonder Women Tech National Conference
October 5-6, Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Long Beach CA
The signature Wonder Women Tech Conference is back in our Home Base at the Long Beach Convention Center and is bigger than ever! Come explore the intersection between tech, entertainment, the arts, and interactive technology, in addition to exploring innovation, D&I initiatives, career development, leadership and all things STEAM! The career fair will take place Saturday, October 6th right inside the conference! More information here.
Women of Color STEM Conference
October 5-7, Detroit MI
Since 1995, Women of Color magazine’s annual Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Conference has been the forum of choice for recognizing the significant contributions by women in STEM fields. The event attracts and leverages exceptional talent within the nation’s scientific and technical workforce. More information here.
Women’s Leadership Forum
October 11, New York NY
The Women’s Leadership Forum is AppNexus’ annual conference for current and aspiring leaders in the global digital community. Now in its fourth year, WLF18 will bring together over 25 world-class speakers and 250 senior leaders for a day of action-oriented talks, interactive sessions and networking, anchored around a singular purpose: to increase diversity in leadership. More information here.
She Leads 2018: The Second Chapter
Oct. 12 2018, New York NY
Attention Women Entrepreneurs who have chosen entrepreneurship as the Second Chapter in your career journey: Come on October 12, 2018 for an incredible and action-oriented day long conference that will inspire you and give you practical, actionable advice on how to grow and scale your business – giving you the success and freedom of time you’re seeking in this Second Chapter. More information here.
October 18-19, Boston MA
Talk UX is an annual, international design and technology conference led by women. This event is hosted by Ladies That UX, a global non-profit organization that has created an international community of inspiring supportive women in tech. Talk UX is a platform to promote the contribution of women in UX. It celebrates the exciting and innovative work women are doing within the industry, while remaining informal, supportive and encouraging. More information here.
Story Behind Her Success Luncheon
October 19, Quincy MA
The Story Behind Her Success is a weekly podcast series hosted by award-winning radio legend Candy O’Terry creator of 16 Life Lessons. This unique and memorable luncheon will be a celebration of the lives of 5 exceptional Boston area women she has interviewed on the show. Their wisdom is reflected in 16 Life Lessons, an inspiring collection of mantras for women of all ages which will be displayed at each table. Don’t miss this opportunity to join Boston Women in Media & Entertainment as we shine a light on women doing great things with their lives. More information here.
Executive Women’s Forum
October 23-25, Scottsdale AZ
The Executive Women’s Forum (EWF) National Conference provides the most comprehensive and unbiased overview of the current industry landscape for executive women business decision-makers and practitioners. More information here.
Tech Up for Women Conference
Nov. 15, 2018 New York NY
Tech Up for Women is a one-day event for the advancement of women in technology through education, resourcing and networking. The event will focus on new technological advances, cyber security and tech products. The purpose of the event is to take the fear factor out of technology and empower women to surf the technology wave. More information here.
Watermark Conference for Women
February 22 2019, San Jose CA
The mission of the Conference for Women is to promote, communicate and amplify the influence of women in the workplace and beyond. At the annual nonpartisan, nonprofit conferences, they bring together thousands of active professionals to connect, renew, and find inspiration in community. More information here.
Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Conference 2019
March 1-3 2019, Bangkok Thailand
Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Conference 2019 is a three-day program, which consists of three components: study session “women’s leadership and empowerment of disadvantaged groups”, presentations of submitted papers and open discussions. It is open to those interested in gaining leadership skills and new knowledge as well as those who want to share their own achievements. This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others. More information here.
Women In Travel Summit
May 3-5 2019, Portland ME
The Women in Travel Summit is the premier event for women travel influencers and industry members, organized by Wanderful. The summit will provide attendees with the tools, connections, and resources they need to become better travel bloggers and influencers and to equip great brands with partnerships that can help them enhance their digital presence and meet their business goals, all while growing our global sisterhood of dedicated women who travel. By creating an empowering, encouraging, and supportive environment for women to learn new skills and grow professional relationships, they hope to help more women find their voice in the online travel world. More information here.
Inspiring Women Leaders Conference
March 7-8 2019, Gainesville, FL
The second annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference is designed to promote the success of professionals by building collaborative relationships and a community of leaders. There will be many opportunities during the conference to exchange ideas and learn from the knowledge, and expertise of the highly talented speakers and presenters. More information here.
Soul Success Summit
March 30-31, 2019 Santa Barbara CA
Soul Success Summit is a two-day retreat for ambitious, empowered women, taking place steps from the beach in sunny Santa Barbara, CA, and hosted by Alisa Wilcox and Megan McCann. Focused on bringing you a relaxing and productive weekend, this Summit welcomes you to take care of your body and your business. The schedule is designed complete with Yoga, Business Building Tools, Mindset Support, Powerful Connections and a community to serve you well after the Summit ends. More information here.