The Women's Conference, Hosted by California First Lady Maria Shriver & Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger at the Long Beach Convention Center outside Los Angeles entertained over 10,000 attendees Monday and Tuesday.
The lineup of speakers included: Maria Shriver, Madeline Albright, Elizabeth Edwards, Katie Couric, Annie Leibovitz, Jane Goodall, Richard Branson, and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Books and book signings were offered by: Maria Shriver, Caroline Kennedy, Jillian Michaels, Sue Monk Kidd, Candace Bushnell, and Rory Freedman. Arianna Huffington canceled, but her new book, "Fearless," was available in the store.
A variety of woman-owned and woman-centered businesses and organizations offered activities, information, and products for sale.
See the slideshow for more photos from this event.