Innovation Women Provides 5000 Calls For Speakers to Its Members Version 2.0 of Online Visibility Bureau Makes it Easier than Ever to Gender-balance Events and Avoid “Manels” BOSTON — December 5, 2019 — Innovation Women, an online visibility bureau for technical, entrepreneurial and professional women, today announced the launch of […]Read More
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Innovation Women Calls on Event Organizers and Venues to Commit to Making Events “No Manel Zones” New campaign urges conferences, event organizers and venues to support gender-balance, diversity and inclusion on stage BOSTON – December 5, 2019 – Innovation Women, an online visibility bureau for entrepreneurial, technical and professional women, […]Read More
The events season is still in high gear in mid-November. I attended 5 events over the last 3 days, a major conference last week and 4 different evening events and a breakfast. As I work with event managers, talk to attendees and watch crowd reactions to speakers, there are many […]Read More
We’ve been working on a new campaign, directed at event managers, conference organizers, venues and even cities and regions. The idea is to get these influencers to declare their spaces, venues and conferences “No MANel Zones” — i.e. no all-male panels allowed. We’ve started reaching out to various groups and […]Read More
The Post is a new movie starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks, directed by Steven Spielberg. The dramatization of the collision between the Nixon Administration and the Washington Post over the Pentagon Papers has been widely hailed as a support for freedom of the press, and journalistic integrity and responsibility. […]Read More
While many conference managers are well aware of the issues with #allmalepanels, there is still one type of speaking engagement that remains stubbornly immune to diversity: the sponsored event. Many conferences and events are funded by selling speaking slots and the speakers tend to cluster around the male and pale […]Read More
On the Innovation Women website, we have two kinds of accounts, event managers and speakers. The event managers can use the site’s database to find speakers for their events and reach out to them to book them for an event. The speakers can load their information into our profile and […]Read More