Women in Business Conference
UWN’s biggest event of the year is back!
REGISTER for the Women in Business Conference TODAY and join the next generation of fearless business leaders making a commitment to success.
Step into the future with The Next Millennium Challenge and invent your tomorrow, today. Join UIC Business and UWN in passing the torch to our rising innovators and leaders. The 7th Annual Women in Business Conference is all about featuring the importance of encouragement and advocacy for workplace equality and breaking the myth of the glass ceiling. We aspire to celebrate the accomplishments of the speakers and women here today, from accomplished to those still accomplishing, and emphasize the importance of mutual support and empowerment.
UWN challenges students to participate in the ‘Next Millennium Challenge’ where teams of up to 4 students will be presenting a new innovation they would like to bring to life. Design the new normal of your dreams today! Registration is open to newly admitted students, current students of all majors, and graduate students. Join in for a 2-day conference to hear from some amazing and accomplished speakers and innovators of tomorrow!
Format: Two-day conference kicking off International Women’s Day
Attire: Business Professional
Date: Monday, March 8th and Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
Time: March 8th from 11:00am – 1:00pm, March 9th from 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Link to Event: https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcufu-grTwrEtyj0y2uQ6Hpi32S8wpA9eyA
11:00-11:15 Conference Kickoff & Introduction (ft. Dean Mikhail, Assistant Dean Angela Prazza)
11:15-11:55 Suzan Morno Wade Keynote + Q&A
12:00-12:20 Breakout Activities (2 SURPRISE Sessions)
12:20-12:55 Speaker introduction, Keynote + Q&A
1:00 Closing remarks
4:00-4:15 Conference Kickoff & Introduction
4:15-4:55 Kate O’Neill Keynote + Q&A
5:00-5:40 Innovation Challenge Presentations
5:50 Winners Announced, Closing remarks