2010 Women's Leadership Forum: The Successful You
Dates: October 28, 2010
Times: 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Microsoft New England R&D Center - 1 Memorial Drive, Fl. 1, Cambridge, MA
Event Type: MITX Event
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Description:

2010 Women's Leadership Forum: The Successful You

Join MITX, the Microsoft New England R&D Center, top industry leaders and inspirational entrepreneurs in a half-day forum that will give you the tools you need to drive success in your career and life. Our first annual forum is designed for mid to senior level women interested in elevating their careers to the next level.
  
Keynote Speakers:

  • Judith Giordan, PhD Director, VentureWell; Managing Director Intangible Asset Finance, Steel City Re; Professor of Practice, University of Southern Mississippi
  • Gloria Larson, President, Bentley University

Forum Speakers:

  • Laura Fitton, CEO/Founder, oneforty.com & Co-author @Twitter for Dummies
  • Dina Napoli Goode, Communications Training & Consulting
  • Emily Nagle Green, President/CEO, Yankee Group
  • Susan Hodgkinson, Principal of The Personal Brand Company
  • Kiki Mills, President, Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange
  • Pamela Reeve, Chair, The Commonwealth Institute
  • Shirley Singleton, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, Edgewater Technology, Inc.
  • Dr. Yvonne Spicer, Vice President for Advocacy & Educational Partnerships, Museum of Science's National Center for Technological Literacy

What's in store for you?

  • Office hours with innovative female thinkers
  • Discussions on lessons learned from esteemed entrepreneurs and women in tech
  • Communications workshops to help you deliver compelling pitches
  • Personal branding seminar to start building your own brand
  • Professional wardrobe consultation from Saks Fifth Avenue
  • And much more!

Full agenda information can be found at: http://microsoftcambridge.com/successfulyou/

Register now: http://mitxnerdwomensforum.eventbrite.com/

Ticket price is $50, which includes access to all seminars, lunch, evening cocktail reception, a gift bag and more! All event proceeds to benefit local girls organizations, including Girls Angle and Science Club for Girls. Conference attendees to vote for benefiting organization.

Follow this event using hashtag #successfulyou

With Support From:
StayInMA
Monster.com

Technology Review
The Capital Network

The Commonwealth Institute

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Fees: Members: $50 Non-members: $50