Texas Conference for Women
Event on 2015-10-15 07:30:00
Join thousands of women at the 16th annual Texas Conference for Women — the largest conference of its kind in the state and one of the largest in the country. The one-day conference will feature nationally recognized speakers who will focus on leadership, career advancement, small business/entrepreneurship, personal development, social media, health and wellness, personal finance and more.
Academy Award winner and activist Patricia Arquette and Candy Chang, urban space artist and designer and founder of the “Before I Die…” project, will deliver keynotes at the Conference. Breakout and panel speakers include Anne-Marie Slaughter, author of Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family and president of New America Foundation; Jessica Jackley, co-founder of Kiva and Profounder; Mary Spio, CEO of Next Galaxy Media and author of It’s Not Rocket Science: 7 Game-Changing Traits for Uncommon Success; Aliza Licht, DKNY PR GIRL and author of Leave Your Mark: Land Your Dream Job, Kill It in Your Career, Rock Social Media; Elizabeth Thornton, author of The Objective Leader: How to Leverage the Power of Seeing Things As They Are; Azita Ardakani, founder and CEO of LoveSocial; Gloria Feldt, New York Times best-selling author and co-founder of Take The Lead; Major MJ Hegar, Foreign Policy 100 Leading Global Thinker; Gloria Mayfield Banks, world-renowned leadership coach and many more.
These speakers are among the 100+ to be featured at this year’s Conference for a full day of networking, inspiration, professional development and personal growth. The nonprofit, nonpartisan event draws women of all ages and backgrounds who are interested in building communication skills, leadership strategies and work-life balance tools.
For more information and to register, visit http://www.txconferenceforwomen.org/
at Austin Convention Center
500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, United States