2016 Events

Montclair State University will be celebrating Women Entrepreneurship Week with events on October 18 & 19, 2016. See below for details of the events and how to register.

See list of WEW events being held in New Jersey, around the U.S., and overseas.

Power Play: What Makes Women Great Leaders
Tues. Oct. 18, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Montclair State, University Hall Conference Center
What does power look like for a woman? Are there differences in how women leaders use power versus men? Is power a dirty word? Our all-star panel will share tips for being a leader as a woman, especially in traditionally male-dominated fields. Panel will include viewpoints from the worlds of entrepreneurship, corporate, nonprofit, and politics. The panelists include Adenah Bayoh, founder and CEO of Adenah Bayoh and Companies; Ruthi Byrne, president of Zinn, Graves & Field; Gail Mandel, president and CEO of Wyndham Destination Network; and Debra Vizzi, president and CEO of Cummunity FoodBank of New Jersey. The event is free and open to the public. Pizza will be served.
Register for this free event

WEW Conference
Wed. Oct. 19, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Montclair State, University Hall
Packed with content for entrepreneurs (wherever they are on the spectrum of starting or growing a business), this conference is also useful for C-suite executives who want to hear the latest on juggling it all, taking risks and secrets of success. Don't miss this exciting conference, which is the signature event of Women Entrepreneurship Week. Some of the guest speakers include, Jen slaw, juggler and speaker; Kim Guadagno, Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey; Debbie Dyson, corporate VP of Client Experience at ADP; Laura Overdeck, founder and president of Bedtime Math Foundation; and Jayne Millard, CEO ofTurtle & Hughes Inc. Event is free and open to the public. Food will be served.
Register for this free event

Men are welcome, and encouraged, to attend both events.