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Women's Leadership Conference 2015: Own It. Share It. Grow It.

11th Annual Women's Leadership Conference

About the Conference

Infuse your world with inspiration, and revitalize your workplace and community. At the 11th annual Women’s Leadership Conference, you’ll experience new ways to get inspired, discover strategies for fueling inspiration in those around you, and spark new connections with fellow leaders.

The Women’s Leadership Conference is a forum for leadership and professional development created to inspire and activate women in the workplace. This one-day conference features keynote addresses by leaders with a passion for diversity, workshops designed to hone skills in key areas, and panel discussions to engage seasoned professionals on important issues. The Carlson School of Management is thrilled to host this energizing opportunity for women in leadership roles to connect and thrive.

2015 Keynote Speakers

Sondra Samules head shotSondra Samuels
President & CEO of the Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ) - a tireless reformer seeking to eradicate multigenerational poverty through education

George Halvorson head shotGeorge C. Halvorson
Chair and CEO of the Institute for InterGroup Understanding, and chair of the First 5 Commission for the State of California - a leader in breaking barriers to health care delivery and workforce diversity

Breakout Sessions

A variety of breakout sessions will be offered within each of the following themed tracks: 

  • Own It (Inspire yourself)
  • Share It (Inspire others)
  • Grow It (Inspire community)

A detailed schedule of breakout session speakers and topics will be available March 20.

Registration

The Women’s Leadership Conference tends to sell out quickly. In an effort to welcome several women to this year’s conference, the Carlson School will offer the following tiers of registration for attendees to choose from.

Gold Registration - $150
Gold Alumnae Registration - $125

  • Gold and Gold Alumnae registration includes:
    • Full access to all breakout sessions
    • Morning continental breakfast
    • Plated lunch served in the Carlson School Atrium
    • 3M auditorium seating for live viewing of the morning keynote and afternoon Inside the Boardroom™ speakers

Maroon Registration - $75

  • Maroon registration includes:
    • Full access to all breakout sessions
    • Morning continental breakfast
    • Buffet-style lunch served in the Carlson School’s private dining room
    • Honeywell auditorium seating for teleconference viewing during the morning keynote and afternoon Inside the Boardroom™ speakers

Conference Sponsors

Premier Sponsor

State Farm logo

Gold Sponsors

Ecolab logoPricewaterhouseCoopers logo

Maroon Sponsors

HB Fuller LogoLand O' Lakes logoMedica logo

Registration

Women's Leadership Conference
Friday, April 24, 2015
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Carlson School of Management
321 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN

Gold Level - $150
Gold Alumnae Level - $125
Maroon Level - $75

Register now!