If you are a female entrepreneur, you won't want to miss the opportunity to attend Startup Phenomenon Women on September 3, 2013 at Macky Auditorium on the University of Colorado Boulder campus. According to Startup Phenomenon, there are more than 8.6 million women-owned businesses in the United States, generating more than $1.3 trillion in revenues and employing nearly 7.8 million people. Women now account for more than half of all graduates from both bachelor’s and PhD programs in the US, and robust new networks of women continue to make an indelible impact on economies all over the world. During this one-day event, attendees will join a phenomenal lineup of entrepreneurs, investors, and other catalysts to celebrate incredible women who are impacting entrepreneurial ecosystems.
Startup Phenomenon Women is designed to explore finance, mentorship, funding, social entrepreneurship, and negotiation. Session topics include leadership, negotiation and collaboration, brand building, networking strategies, funding and financing, the role of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) in entrepreneurship, balancing business and life, increasing gender diversity, and opportunities for generation Y. Speakers include Margaret Neale, the Adams Distinguished Professor of Management, Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, Kelly Hoey, Co-founder and Managing Director of Women Innovate Mobile, Sharon Vosmek, CEO at Astia, Ingrid Alongi, Co-founder and CEO of QuickLeft, Madeline Di Nonno, Executive Director of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, and many others.
Startup Phenomenon Women runs from 9 am - 5 pm on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Macky Auditorium at CU Boulder. Student tickets are available for $25, while general admission tickets start at $100. To register, visit www.eventbee.com.