Upcoming events and opportunities for you. Check out below news and events and a lot of great opportunities to network and further your career!
Women in Tech Festival 2017 – Building the She-conomy
March 24, 2017
Mountain View, CA
From their website: “TWO amazing days to inspire, empower, and support women in tech! Silicon Valley Forum’s Women in Tech Festival celebrates women in tech, STEM, and business careers who work to inspire, engage, and empower other women. Since the inaugural event in 2015, the Women in Tech Festival has encouraged women – and men who support the advancement of women – to join together for a day of inspiring talks, insights on how technology is powering change, and educational workshops.”
6th Pharma Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection Summit
March 27-29, 2017
Philadelphia, PA
From their website: “The 6th Annual Anti-Counterfeiting for Pharmaceuticals Summit takes a comprehensive approach to understand the latest regulations for the DSCSA to remain compliant and uphold quality through-brand protections plans and anti-counterfeiting strategies.” -Learn more here.
Startup Sessions
March 28, 2017
Somerville, MA
From their website: “Presented by the Boston Angel Club, the Canopy Startup Sessions are held once a month and feature up to six tech- and life sciences- focused startup companies. The purpose of the event is to help early stage founders validate and iterate their ideas.” Learn more here.
The Women’s Leadership Conference
March 31 – April 1 2017
Smith College
The Women’s Leadership Conference is “a two-day event featuring workshops and career development opportunities, all led by distinguished alumnae and faculty. Presenters will share personal and professional stories of how they have pushed traditional boundaries to achieve success, and give you the tools you need to bravely push your own boundaries.”Learn more.

April 4 & 7, 2017
Boston, MA

Equal Pay Week Event – Earn It: Strategies for Negotiating Your Worth with MaryRose Mazzola, Executive Director of the Boston’s Women’s Workforce Council followed by AAUW’s salary negotiation workshop led by Leslie Garbarino. April 4, 2017, 6:00-8:00 pm at Hatch Fenway. Register at http://bit.ly/2mn2bAs
Cafecitos Networking Breakfast  – featuring a Conversation with Juana Matias, MA State Representative, 16th Essex and Judith Garcia, Chelsea District 5 City Councillor on the New Face of Latina Leadership: Defying All Odds, April 7, 2017, 8:00-10:00 am at Taranta. Register at http://bit.ly/2lq0zGX.

2017 Draper Competition for Collegiate Women Entrepreneurs
April 7, 2017
Smith College
Join Smith college for this event featuring young female student entrepreneurs competing through three rounds of judging of their business plans for a large cash prize. Network with young entrepreneurs and women
Not a Barbie Career and Empowerment Conference
April 8, 2017
Wheelock College
From their website: “The #NotABarbie Career and Empowerment Conference aims to provide guidance and build community among women and trans professionals who are uninspired by “lean in” thinking. We seek to uplift and validate the characteristics that make women great employees, entrepreneurs, and leaders.” Learn more here.
Mass Innovation Nights #97
April 12, 2017
25 Drydock Avenue, Boston MA
Sponsored by Amazon Robotics, MassTLC and MassRobotics, this startup networking and product showcase event will feature 10 of Boston’s up-and-coming robotics startups. You can learn more about attending this free event here.
WITI: Harnessing Realtime Data to Drive Business Growth
April 13, 2017
Boston, MA
From their website: “Join the WITI Boston team as we host a panel of experts to discuss challenges and best practices of operating in today’s digital era.” This event will feature an Innovation Women Speaker!
Exploring Career Options in STEM
April 21, 2017
Cambridge, MA
Interested in a career in Science? This speed networking event, brought to you by MassAWIS and Cambridge Science Festival, is a great way to network with local STEM professionals and learn about work in a variety of STEM tracks. Learn more.
Course Offering: Unleash the Leader in You
April 28, 2017
Milford, MA
From their website: “By the end of this course, you will come out as a better leader, you will be able to work better with your internal and external customers, improve your relationship with your team, and raise your influence in such a way that you can begin to maximize your results and make a greater impact.”
Geek Girl Tech Con
April 29, 2017
Cape Cod, MA
Want tickets to the Geek Girl Tech Conference in Cape Cod this year? You can get $70 off the price of your ticket with promo code INNOWOMEN99 for general admission tickets. Geek Girl brings together hundreds of women and men to network over their wide variety of workshops, from Podcasting to Javascript.
2017 BE BOLD Conference
May 17, 2017
Boston, MA
This is the 2nd Annual Conference for Boston Business Women at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. From their website: “Experience the power and inspiration at the 2nd Annual Boston Business Women’s Conference… The day will be filled with amazing celebrity speakers, a relaxation room, networking, learning, thinking and getting to know the other women in Boston’s business scene.” Learn More.
IoT Evolution Expo
July 17-20
Las Vegas, NV
Meet and network with industry leaders  and other tech professionals as they discuss the future of the industry and its changing landscape. Learn more here.

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