There are less than three weeks left until the 2020 Women|Future Conference, happening virtually November 12-13. Below are a few recent announcements and updates to the agenda, which now consists of 108 speakers and 35 sessions!
1. Women-Owned Business Pitch Competition Finalists Announced
New for 2020, the Women|Future Conference launched a 'Shark Tank'-style Women-Owned Business Pitch Competition for organizations run by women and founded in November 2017 or later. 70+ incredible businesses applied, and 10 finalists were selected to compete for a chance to win funding for their business. A mix of industries make up the list of finalists including food and wellness products, e-learning, computer software solutions, online media, and clothing with a cause. The finalists and their websites can be viewed here.
2. Three Days of Pre-Conference Sessions Added to the Agenda
Our conference is packed with content, inspiration, motivation and global networking. Three additional days of pre-conference sessions were recently added to the agenda, each of which is focused on a theme corresponding to that day of the week; Motivational Monday, GratitTuesday, and Women-Owned Business Wednesday! The schedule is in Eastern Standard Time.
November 9, Motivational Monday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Overcoming Personal Adversity
November 10, GratiTuesday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Disrupt the Imposter Syndrome; Let the Real You Shine Through!
- 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm Competent but Not Confident: Scientifically Why So Many Women Limit Their Own Potential - and Everyone Else’s
November 11, Women-Owned Business Wednesday
- 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Your Next Act: The Move From Corporate to Entrepreneurship
- 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm Challenging Stigmas and Changing Lives: Everything You Need To Know About CBD
3. Our Keynote speaker is Anne Chow, CEO of AT&T Business
Anne Chow, Chief Executive Officer of AT&T Business, is the keynote speaker for the 2020 Women|Future Conference. She and her organization of over 30,000 employees are responsible for serving nearly 3 million business customers in upwards of 200 countries and territories around the world. Anne will kick off the conference on Thursday, November 12 at 8:00 am, EST. Her session is titled “Today’s Leadership, Tomorrow’s Future.” She will discuss how Covid-19 is changing life as we know it - how we work, how we live, and how we communicate, as well as leadership lessons from 2020 and her view of leading into the future.
4. Our Featured Speaker is Judith Batty, Interim CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA
Registration for the Women|Future Conference is open. Save 10% when you register three or more people together. Students can attend the Women|Future Conference at half-price ($49 compared to the general admission ticket price of $99).
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