VIRTUAL EVENTS

From Day One Conferences

From Day One explores how companies can build well-grounded values into their business-diversity, responsibility, transparency-and stick with them in an economy driven by disruption.

See the list of upcoming virtual conferences by clicking here.


National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)

Boosting Your Business Continuity During COVID-19

We need each other more than ever to stay connected, support one another and rise up from this challenging time. While NAWBO National and many of our chapters have postponed in-person events for the time being following state and national recommendations, we are thrilled to offer a regular schedule of virtual programming each week that is available to the public—so please join us and tell all your entrepreneurial women friends so they can benefit and get to know NAWBO at the same time!

These are public events; we’re all in this together and everyone is welcome!

The schedule is as follows each week and programming specifics will be announced every Friday for the week to come:

  • Tuesdays – Virtual Lunch & Learn – 12 p.m. ET
  • Wednesdays – Community Connect – 5 p.m. ET
  • Fridays – Virtual Connect & Learn – 10:30 a.m. ET

Click here to get the details for this event.


City Career Fair


Small Business Expo


Meet Top Business Schools Virtually

The World’s Largest MBA Tour is coming to your home this fall! Register now and join our partner, QS, virtually for FREE to meet with top business schools! At this online event, you can get all your MBA-related questions answered and learn about different business schools’ program offerings.

By attending this virtual event, you’ll also be able to:

  • Gain access to $7M in scholarships
  • Receive a virtual resume review after the event
  • Attend info. sessions and seminars
  • Receive test prep resources
  • Participate in an alumni panel
  • Attend a Happy Hour Q&A to network with fellow attendees
  • All for FREE and from the comfort of your home!

Click here to register now


Meet Top Grad Schools Virtually

The World’s Largest Grad School Tour is coming to your home this fall! Register now and join us virtually for FREE to meet with top graduate schools! At this online event, you can get all your grad school-related questions answered and learn about different schools’ program offerings.

  • Gain access to $7M in scholarships
  • Receive a virtual resume review after the event
  • Attend info. sessions and seminars
  • Receive test prep resources
  • Participate in an alumni panel
  • Attend a Happy Hour Q&A to network with fellow attendees
  • All for FREE and from the comfort of your home

Click here to register


Join WBENC for a virtual event series in March celebrating Women’s History Month

Registration is now open for a new virtual event series March 1-31, 2021, from WBENC — WBENC 2021 Focus on the Future. Join us for the entire month of March as we celebrate Women’s History Month and bring together our incredible network of women business owners and those who support them.

The Month will include:

• Education | Breaking Down Barriers: Every Tuesday participate in educational sessions for WBEs and Corporate
Members alike on breaking down barriers for success.
• Inspiration & Innovation | WBE Growth & Resiliency: Every Wednesday, hear from inspirational and innovative
WBEs in a weekly series of conversations, panel discussions, and WBE showcases.
• Conversation | Real Talk: Every Thursday, participate in open but guided discussion on important topics facing
women entrepreneurs and supplier diversity leaders.
• Community & Celebration: Special celebratory events for our kickoff on March 1, International Women’s Day on
March 8, and a grand finale on March 31.

Click here to learn more and register.


Plan For Recovery

Plan. Resurge. Succeed.

Looking to Pivot Your Business into Recovery for 2021? Most businesses have been negatively affected by the pandemic, especially small businesses. If you are a Solopreneur or a small business (< 2 years) and are looking to pivot, reinvent your business, find new customers, learn ways to deliver your service or product differently, you should consider Plan for Recovery!

March 2021 Dates: 8,10,12, 15,17,19

9:00 am – 11:00 am, CDT

Start planning for recovery and register today!


Owning Your Strength Series

Female Entrepreneurs rarely discuss stress as a side effect of owning or starting a successful business. As women, we tend to practice the mantra of “I got this” and show vulnerability as a sign of weakness. But with 45% of Female Entrepreneurs saying they are stressed in a survey conducted late last year, WBEC-West has decided that it is time for us to make this far too common emotion less taboo.

We need to have honest conversations about stress and how it impacts us as women and as women business owners to pave the way for better and healthier business habits, translating into better and stronger businesses. Join us on a journey to owning your strength, a four-part workshop series that will help you identify your stress point and identify tools to help you make it through even the most stressful time.

A special round table discussion with our series sponsors on March 9, 2021, to kick off International Women`s Day!

Click here to learn more and register.


The Virtual Summit + Expo Exclusively For HR Innovators

Sign up today to take part in THE HR event of the year — benchmark, find new best practices, embrace new technologies, and connect with our strong network of HR professionals on March 15th-17th, 2021, from the comfort of your home! Join over 600 HR professionals from industries including retail, healthcare, life sciences, financial services, and technology for this free event.

Learn more and get your ticket online here.


USPAACC Workshop – How to Choose and Become a Supplier of Choice In Today’s Business Environment 

Specially designed for minority and diverse businesses, we will show you:

  • How minority and diverse businesses position their company as a supplier of choice to large public or private corporations
  • 
In following business opportunities, how to prepare to work with corporations whose performance is rated by investors and risk assessors under environmental, social, and/or governance (ESG) criteria
  • 
How investors and risk assessors review, evaluate and make investments in businesses of various sizes and industries
  • 
What corporations could do to support minority and diverse suppliers to get on this train

This is an unmissable event for minority and diverse businesses. Please register in advance to save your spot for our event on March 16th at 3pm ET.

Click here to register and learn more!


Spark The Light


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Save the date for 30 Strong!

A virtual fundraising event to walk, run, hike, and ride for a great cause.

Help us raise money for Rebuilding Careers,
a Working Wardrobes scholarship program that helps the
unemployed and underemployed right here in Southern California.

Our virtual 10-day event is the ideal way for corporations to build team spirit and work together to help people in our community. Or, individuals can create a team from their own personal “socially-distanced” network to help so many receive the Power of a Paycheck.

Whether your team chooses to walk, run, hike, or ride, set your goals for the week of March 19 – 28, 2021 – from wherever you are! Registration opens on January 18th.

Click here to learn more.


WICYS Spring Virtual Career Fair

The Job Board++ is a WiCyS member benefit for those interested in updating a profile and uploading a resume. Once the profile is complete, scroll through the exhibitor booths to check out the variety of job postings from strategic partners (already posted).

The Job Board++ is the same platform we will use for our Spring Virtual Career Fair, March 25 from 9am-11am CT & 5pm-7pm CT, so save the date. There will be strategic partners and conference sponsors ready with their chat and video features enabled for an outstanding career fair experience. We are expecting 70+ sponsored booths, ready for action!

Click here to register.


Changemakers – A Watermark Conference for Women

We’re thrilled to announce our special partnership with Watermark for their Changemakers Conference on March 25!

Watermark connects women and gives them the tools and inspiration they need to lead. Their virtual conference will celebrate the women who are using their voices to spark change. As we face a “she-cession,” a changing climate, and persistent racism, our voices are more important than ever.

See below for more details and registration. Be sure to use code PWM for $20 off!

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Out Women in Business Conference

The 7th annual Out Women in Business Conference (OWIB) was created by LBT+ women for LBT+ women and will take place virtually on Friday, March 26, 2021. We are planning to have a number of dynamic speakers lead the discussion through panels, presentations, and breakout sessions designed to educate, inspire, and connect women at every step of their career.

The conference also provides a cross-section of LBT+ experiences while encouraging future generations to enter the business world. New this year is a session focused on recruiting: meet with our corporate partners for small group and one-on-one conversations about how they’re supporting the LBT+ community and employment opportunities.  More information and tickets can be found at www.outwomeninbusiness.com. For any questions about the event, please email us at info@reachingoutmba.org. We hope to see you there!


2021 Global Supplier Diversity and Inclusion Virtual Symposium

The Global Supplier Diversity and Inclusion Virtual Symposium on April 14th, 2021 is a world-class educational event featuring expert practitioners who provide first-hand experience and tools, and resources to successfully implement and expand global supplier diversity and inclusion. We invite you to join your peers virtually in expanding industry knowledge, connecting stakeholders, and advancing initiatives around the world. As this event is virtual, this is a unique opportunity to gain access to all of this content and make connections from anywhere in the world and without any travel logistics.

Click here to register for the event.


Difest Global 2021


Leadership Development Conference

The future is now! Some organizations and leaders within them have emerged stronger post-pandemic. What did they do to foster agility, remain resilient through change and handle new and different ways of working? What can you and your organization do to scale up the L&D function and promote leaders at all levels in a post-COVID world?  

Attend the Leadership Development Conference on May 18 – 19, 2021 to get answers to these questions (and more!), learn how to mobilize high-performing learners, and advance your organization’s leadership development journey in a way that leads to an elevated, inclusive organization in 2021 and beyond.

Register now!


The 2021 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Conference

This event served as a platform for exceptional practitioners to share their work and further discuss race, social justice, neurodiversity, women’s health, disability, allyship, and others. The Conference Board, its partners, and the leaders who shared their stories can all justifiably be proud of contributing to creating more inclusive workplaces across North America.

We invite you to join us May 25 – 26, 2021, on the essential journey to create workplaces committed to inclusion, equity, and belonging as we build on the momentum of this great event and design an all-new agenda for May. DEI professionals’ work is never-ending, and we join with the community to create an event that addresses their most current challenges and celebrate their achievements.

Register now!


Long Beach National Conference Celebrating Culture and Belonging

Join us for Wonder Women Tech’s first-ever HYBRID National Conference on Tuesday, October 26th – Friday, October 29th, 2021. Our uniquely curated Wonder Women Tech experience will include an IN-PERSON event held at the Long Beach Convention Center, featuring state-of-the-art safety precautions, and a wide-open arena with an outdoor venue for safe distancing and interaction.

We will also have a virtual summit experience happening inside of our exclusive Wonder Women Tech Online Community where we will host workshops, Mentor Magic™ sessions, speaker series, networking hangouts, virtual career fair, and more!

2019 was a groundbreaking year for Wonder Women Tech with the first-ever all deaf main stage panel, a Smart Cities Fest, and a multilingual panel. 2020 we launched our first-ever Virtual Summit. This year we are embracing the unprecedented COVID-19 landscape, as interactive experiences and inspiring speakers are now accessible for everyone, no matter where you are located, from students to professionals, including those with disabilities.

Click here to learn more about the event.


Transformational Leadership Development Conference For Women

Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute™ (WIL) is a four-day learning experience designed to equip women leaders with actionable strategies to overcome the hurdles women often face in the workplace. Join this immersive leadership development experience designed to drive results and accelerate the advancement of women on November 2–5, 2021, in Orlando, Florida, or Virtually.

Click here to learn more register.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Wonder Women Tech
    October 26, 2021 - October 29, 2021

Upcoming Events

  1. Wonder Women Tech
    October 26, 2021 - October 29, 2021