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’s 2020 Schedule

City Career Fair

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

To register, click here.


Disability:IN North Carolina Virtual Fall Conference

2020 is a year like no other, as businesses, government agencies and all Americans continue to show resiliency amid these unprecedented times.

Disability:IN North Carolina is grateful to our corporate sponsor, Trane Technologies and the VisAbility Employee Resource Group for hosting
our virtual event.

Join us on October 1, 2020 to celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and discover your #DisabilityAdvantage.

Click here for registration and more information.


Women Owned in Retail Kick-Off Event

WBENC and Target have teamed up in their newest outreach and development program, Women Owned in Retail, a program designed to help women-owned consumer product businesses to be successfully navigate the business world.

To celebrate the program’s kick-off, WBENC and Target will be holding a four hour long virtual event on October 15th geared towards women desiring to learn more about the industry and network with other women business owners.

Join us for inspiring success stories, networking opportunities, educational discussions, and so much more!

For more information on the organization and the kickoff event, click here.

To register for the kickoff, click here.


ERG Leadership Summit Week: A Virtual Event

Unleash Limitless Potential with your Employee and Business Resource Groups at the annual USC Marshall Center for Effective Organizations (CEO) ERG Leadership Summit – Now Virtual!

In partnership with the Association of ERGs & Councils, we invite you to learn from researchers and ERG, BRG, and DEI leaders during this interactive event. Plus learn from the Diversity Impact Awards which will showcase top organizations driving change.

It all happens from October 19-24, 2020!

Click here for more information.


Women in the C-Suite

Save the date for GLAAACC’s (Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce) third annual Women in the C-Suite!

This year’s conference will be taking place on October 29th at 3:00pm PST. More information to come!

Visit GLAAACC’s website by clicking here.


WPEO Virtual Breakthrough Breakfast

Join WPEO NY and DC on November 10th for a virtual event focusing on what’s next for Corporate Members and WBEs in the new business environment.

The agenda for the day will include:

  • Corporate Insights for 2021
  • Done Deals TM Awards Presentation
  • A WBE Pitch Competition on Innovation for 2021
  • Meet and Greet Roundtable Discussions with Corporate Members

More information on pitch competition and registration to come.

For more information on Done Deals TM, click here.


The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Conference

As a D&I leader, you stand at the heart of your organization’s efforts to do just that and we are adding sessions to the agenda to help you rise to this challenge.

Also all our original speakers will update their sessions to ensure they are providing perspectives of immediate value to you in your workplace. We have added Zoom based sessions at the end of each of the three days of the event. Dubbed “D&I OVERTIME” these will be town hall type forums featuring leading experts and small group discussions that will explore critical issues. The first will be on RACE, the second PRIVILEGE with the third covering our original theme of BELONGING.

Join us from November 12-16, 2020 for this incredible event!

For more information and registration, click here.


2020 Women’s Leadership Conference

Join us on December 3-4, 2020 for our 2020 Women’s Leadership Conference!

Learn how global leaders from Procter & Gamble, Eli Lilly, Northwest Mutual, Merck, Harvard University, the U.S. Navy, and many more are empowering women’s leadership and gender equity in a world of
unprecedented change.

Click here for more information and registration


The National Association of African American Studies’ Call for Papers!

The National Association of African American Studies are calling for papers and presentations for their 29th National Virtual Conference on February 15-20, 2021. Papers must be submitted by November 14th. See below for all of the paper requirements. For more information, visit their website here.

Flyer for the National Virtual Conference Event: Abstracts, not to exceed two (2) pages, should be submitted that
relate to any aspect of the Hispanic and Latino experience. Subjects
may include, but are not limited to: immigration, migrant workers,
interracial marriage, education challenges for the non-documented,
community crime, health care, discrimination, impact of Affordable
Care Act, reducing racial/ethnic gaps, children and families, Dream
Act, and other topics. Please indicate the time required for
presentation of your paper (25 minutes OR 45 minutes).
ABSTRACTS WITH TITLE OF PAPER, PRESENTER’S NAME, HOME AND
INSTITUTION/ORGANIZATION ADDRESS AND E-MAIL SHOULD BE
POSTMARKED BY: Saturday, November 14, 2020