New Speakers Announced for 2018 International Women's Day Forum!

New Speakers Announced for 2018 International Women's Day Forum!

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 11:30am


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Announcing new speakers for the eighth annual International Women's Day Forum, Partner With Purpose: Business for Gender Equality, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the U.S. Department of State. Join leaders from the UN Foundation, Abbott, Qualcomm Wireless Reach, and New America Foundation who will be speaking on March 6-7, 2018 in Washington, DC. Learn more here.

Our annual International Women's Day Forum will gather the business community, civil society, and government representatives to advance women’s and girls’ empowerment around the globe. 

Achieving full gender equality means overcoming a host of complex issues, including many institutional and societal barriers that prevent progress. Tackling these challenges will require creativity and innovation from across sectors. This year’s forum will focus on how private and public stakeholders can combine their resources, skills, and expertise for greater sustainability and impact. Equality is in reach, but will only be realized through collaboration.  

Join more than 300 stakeholders March 6-7, 2018 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC and share how you’re working to achieve gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.

This year's annual International Women's Day Forum topics will include:

  • Workforce and Skills Development
  • Leadership, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Entrepreneurship and Value Chain
  • STEM
  • Women in Tech
  • The Digital Divide
  • Financial Inclusion and Access to Capital
  • Women’s Health
  • Girls’ Education
  • The Care Economy
  • Gender-Based Violence
  • Gender Data
  • Building Capacity of Displaced Girls and Women
  • And more!

Click here to learn more and register with the early bird pricing!