Upcoming events and opportunities for you. Check out news and events and a lot of great opportunities to network and further your career!
17th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Conference
March 24-26 2019, Fort Lauderdale FL
Winners are leading financially solid, growing companies, and have shown leadership in their communities, as well as giving back to support other women or girls through mentorship or community engagement. More information here.
Rise and Diversify Breakfast Series
March 26 2019, Nashua NH
The Rise & Diversify Breakfast Series from Innovation Women Candice Benson and Melissa Jurkoic features prominent leaders speaking on a variety of topics to encourage diversity of thought. The next event features Innovation Woman Claritza Abreu, VP of Enterprise Technology Risk Management at State Street Corporation and CEO of LatInc Corporation, speaking about resiliency as an immigrant computer science engineer who broke barriers to succeed in the tight Boston professional landscape. More information here.
TECH Fashion Week 7.0
March 27-31 2019, San Francisco CA
TECH Fashion Week is an innovative industry event series for individuals, groups and organizations involved in or interested in the development and transformation of fashion through technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. TECH Fashion Week’s 2018’s theme is ‘FASHION’S IMMERSIVE FUTURE’ to highlight the continuing evolution of the fashion industry’s future. More information here.
Women In Tech Summits
March 28-29, Washington DC
April 12-13, Philadelphia PA
May 3, Chicago IL
October 4, Denver CO
November 8-9, Raleigh-Durham NC
The Women In Tech Summit events bring together women at every level, from students to senior executives, to connect, educate and inspire women in the technology industry through events across the United States. Register with discount code IW20 for 20% off regular price tickets. More information here.
March 29, Boston MA
Come to recognize 10 outstanding Latina leaders nominated as part of the Amplify Latina Leaders series. Community “story-tellers,” activists, organizers, business and civic leaders will share their personal journeys of how they are uplifting a new generation of leaders in Boston. More information here.
WiCyS: Women In Cybersecurity
March 29-30 2019, Pittsburgh PA
The WiCyS Conference is an excellent opportunity for companies to connect with women students and candidates to recruit them into the field! 50% of attendees are students looking for employment who have been accepted through the scholarship program that sponsorships help to support. The other 50% is made up of experienced leaders, professionals in the cybersecurity field who are willing to share their knowledge and expertise with others and mentor those interested in cyber careers. The mission of Women in CyberSecurity is to broaden participation in cyber by recruiting, retaining and advancing women in the field of cybersecurity, and improve on the very low 11% statistic of women in cybersecurity jobs. More information here.
March 29-31 2019, Boston MA
The Scientista Foundation’s annual Scientista Symposium – #SciSymp – is a three-day conference which advances the careers of young women in STEM by providing opportunities for networking, mentorship and professional development. SciSymp is the most valuable and accessible conference for young women in STEM in the country – you won’t want to miss it! 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.
Simmons Leadership Conference
April 2 2019, Boston MA
Now in its 40th year, the Simmons Leadership Conference remains the nation’s premier one-day professional development event for women—a don’t-miss experience that motivates, educates, and empowers leaders at every stage of their careers. More information here.
April 10-12 2019, Whistler Canada
WNORTH is a boutique-style conference focused on providing a forum for women who are aiming for, or already on, a senior executive leadership track. Top female business leaders in corporate, public and entrepreneurial sectors, will come together to enhance their leadership training, engage in high-level networking and witness inspirational talks from global leaders. The connections made will be long-lasting and the new perspectives gained will be career-changing. More information here.
Women In The World Summit
April 10-12, New York, NY
The 10th annual Women in the World summit is a convening of mighty women leaders, blazing activists and courageous movers and shakers who will move you with their provocative first-person storytelling and shake up your worldview. To mark 10 years of shaping opinions, setting agendas and introducing you to the next generation of female leaders, celebrate and share the stories of women on the front edge of change who have presided over this great awakening in the global women’s movement and are leading it into the next decade. More information here.
April 18 2019, New York NY
May 2 2019, Boston MA
PERKS is the only interactive lifestyle convention series in the nation that showcases the best and most unique employee amenities, perks and services available to employers for employees.
Register for the New York event here.
Register for the Boston event here.
Lead. Represent. Mentor | Hult Women In Business Conference
April 19 2019, Cambridge MA
The “Lead. Represent. Mentor.” conference aims to bring together women (and men!) of several industries to share their achievements, failures, and challenges encountered on the road to success. The goal is to raise awareness and support women’s empowerment because we believe when women have other woman leaders, mentors, and representatives, we will be better prepared to succeed. Innovation Women founder Bobbie Carlton will be the keynote speaker. More information here.
California Women Lead 2019 Women’s Conference
April 22-24 2019, Anaheim CA
California Women Lead’s goal is to empower women to seek their full leadership potential through education, training and network development. More information here.
PBWC’s 30th Annual Conference: Unstoppable!
April 23 2019, San Francisco CA
PBWC provides skill development, networking opportunities and inspiration to women at all levels to achieve their own ambitions and collectively advance gender equality in professional settings. More information here.
April 24 2019, Boston MA
Come on Wednesday, April 24th to Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts for a LUNAFEST Film Night supporting Budget Buddies. Eight compelling short films by, for, and about women! Proceeds support Budget Buddies in its mission to empower low-income women through financial literacy.More information here.
Women’s Leadership Conference
April 26 2019, Minneapolis MN
Since 2005, the Women’s Leadership Conference has inspired women to develop as leaders—as individuals, professionals, and community members. Attendees build connections and select from an array of sessions that suit their personal and professional interests. The conference also features prominent thought leaders as keynote speakers, as well as presenters from across the vibrant Twin Cities business community. More information here.
April 26 2019, Omaha NE
GETConf (Gender Equity in Tech Conference) is a one-day tech conference by women, for everyone. Their mission is to amplify and celebrate the voices of women and non-men, and educate and connect people of all genders in the tech community. More information here.
April 26-27 2019, Boston MA
Simmons SharkHack will be returning for its third year this spring. Because Simmons University (formerly College) is a women-centered university, the hackathon focuses on providing college women and recent graduates with the opportunity to join forces and develop new mobile apps, games, hardware hacks, and more. More information here.
Empower NEPA Women’s Leadership Conference
May 1 2019, Wilkes-Barre PA
Empower is a daylong conference that highlights the ability all women have to create positive change in their communities and in their own lives – both professionally and personally – while recognizing the extraordinary power that exists when women come together to support each other. More information here.
Women Of Silicon Valley
May 2-3 2019, San Francisco CA
The world’s largest Women in Tech Event Series is returning to San Francisco – join 1500+ tech leaders and professionals from the biggest names and hottest startups to learn from industry pioneers and boost your skills… let’s shatter that glass ceiling! 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.
May 6 2019, Chicago IL
Presented by ChickTech Chicago, the ACT-W (Advancing the Careers of Technical Women) Chicago Conference is an annual action-packed event where talented women and allies can build skills, grow their community, and accelerate their career path. Join us and other women and allies in tech for speaking sessions, hands-on workshops, one-on-one coaching sessions, a career fair, and so much more. More information here.
May 7 2019, Santa Clara CA
VerveCon aims to empower women in technology and build community that helps them in their career path and prepare them to be an impact maker, to solve the real problems, to prepare them to take tough decisions. VerveCon provides a platform and environment to come together, learn & inspire them in becoming great leaders at work. More information here.
Yellow Conference New York
May 10 2019, New York NY
The Yellow Conference is a gathering for entrepreneurial-minded women who are using their gifts, skills and talents to make the world a better place. Come for the very first East Coast event where you will be exploring what it looks like to “create meaningful work”. More information here.
Live In Color Conference
May 14, Worcester MA
The “Live in Color” Conference is a unique one-day experience committed to having more diverse wo(men) represented in today’s workforce, politics and the business world. Their commitment to our attendees is that by interacting with a richly diverse network of people they will leave the conference inspired and with a broader personal network. The current speaker line-up includes women from many different ethnic/racial/socio-economic backgrounds and attendees will be diverse as well. More information here.
IEEE WIE International Leadership Conference
May 22-23 2019, Austin TX
The IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (IEEE WIE ILC) provides professional women in technology, whether in industry, academia, or government, the opportunity to create communities that fuel innovation, facilitate knowledge sharing and provide support through highly interactive sessions designed to foster discussion and collaboration. IEEE WIE ILC focuses on providing leading-edge professional development for mid-level and senior women. More information here.
Women Deliver 2019 Conference
June 3-6 2019, Vancouver Canada
The Women Deliver 2019 Conference will be the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women. From keynotes to social enterprise pitches, workshops to film festivals, there will be countless opportunities to engage, gather inspiration, and build a more gender equal world. More information here.
Tech Women Rising 2019
June 7-9 2019, Seattle WA
Join your peers, reach for your goals, spend an invigorating weekend with fellow women in tech! Tech Women Rising is She’s Coding’s annual conference, happening in June 2019 at Flatiron School in Downtown Seattle, WA. Technical women of all levels and backgrounds – meet at Tech Women Rising to learn, share, and grow together. More information here.
Forbes Women’s Summit
June 17-18 2019, New York NY
The 2019 Forbes Women’s Summit brings together a community of inspiring and innovative visionaries whose ambitious actions are changing the world with unprecedented scale. Featuring keynote conversations and dynamic panel discussions, the Forbes Women’s Summit will convene a diverse range of female luminaries from the worlds of business, media, entertainment and politics. More information here.
Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference
June 19-20, San Francisco CA
The Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference is a can’t miss opportunity to get amped about your career and meet the community of people who can help get you where you want to go. No matter who you are. Featuring high-energy keynotes, inclusive panel discussions, and breakout sessions led by leaders at the forefront of the technology and business sectors, attendees will walk away with tactical skills, the know-how to navigate the twists and turns of their careers, and a genuine community full of role models, mentors, and new friends. More information here.
Women of Silicon Roundabout
June 25 2019, London, UK
Join 6,000+ tech leaders and professionals at the UK’s vibrant centrepiece for women in tech – learn from the best speakers in the industry, enhance your entire skills portfolio and celebrate gender diversity in the world’s fastest growing industry. More information here.
June 28-29 2019, Portland OR
Presented by ChickTech Portland, the ACT-W (Advancing the Careers of Technical Women) Portland Conference is an annual 2-day action-packed event where talented women and allies can build skills, grow their community, and accelerate their career path. Join 500+ individuals for speaking sessions, hands-on workshops, one-on-one coaching sessions, a career fair, and so much more. More information here.
2019 Multicultural Women’s National Conference
July 9-10 2019, New York, NY
This 2019 conference is all about exploring next level leadership solutions for all, but with a special emphasis on specific strategies multicultural women need in order to advance. This is an opportunity for women of all backgrounds to come to mutual understanding, and build powerful relationships. More information here.
August 22-23, Los Angeles CA
Coming from a variety of disciplines, 500 women gather together from all over the world every year at Yellow Conference to learn from social good trailblazers, connect with like-minded, innovative women and most importantly, connect with themselves and their unique purpose in the world. 2019 will mark the 6th Annual Conference in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles. More information here.