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2018 Attendees: Plan Your Day at the Conference!

We’d like to thank… Our amazing sponsors! We could not put on this event without their support, and we encourage you to get to know the companies demonstrating their real commitment to women in the workplace. The Best Way to Plan Your Day

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The U.S. Maternal Health Crisis

IT’S TIME TO REVERSE THE TREND The United States is one of few high-income countries where deaths related to pregnancy or childbirth are on the rise, and nearly 60% of these deaths are preventable. Leading causes of maternal death include excessive bleeding, high blood pressure, and blood clots. The rise in chronic health conditions like diabetes, hypertension, and obesity is also contributing to pregnancy and childbirth complications. In addition, there … [ more ]

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2018 Attendees: Important Information for Conference Day

It’s an interesting time to be a woman in America, and next week’s Pennsylvania Conference for Women promises to be a powerful one. We’ve got leaders, thinkers, and innovators galore coming together for one day next Friday. Prepare to be inspired! Read on for important logistical information, and stay tuned for one more email from us to help you plan your day at the Conference.

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BIG NEWS: The Power of Us, Quantified in HBR

We’re proud to have made it into the Harvard Business Review today, in an article by happiness researcher and Conference for Women veteran Shawn Achor. You can read the full article here, but here are our main takeaways: People can be cynical about the utility of women’s professional conferences. Achor’s [male] seatmate on a recent flight said “I’m all for equality, but I’m not sure what good it will do.” … [ more ]

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Looking for your headshot?

At which booth did you have your photo taken at the 2017 PA Conference for Women?

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An Attendees Cheat Sheet for October 3, 2017

Did you miss our email about Conference Day Logistics? Catch up on everything you need to know to make your day a success here!

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2017 Attendees: Important Information for Conference Day

This year promises to be our biggest Conference yet, so we want you to be as prepared as we are. Read on for important logistical information…

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Bristol-Myers Squibb and the PA Conference for Women

What does gender partnership look like? Watch Murdo Gordon, VP & chief commercial officer at 2017 #PennWomen sponsor and supporter Bristol-Myers Squibb, share how BMS’s awesome B-NOW Initiative is committed to collaboration and gender equality, and what they’re doing to make it happen:

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New Security Procedures for 2017

While attending the PA Conference for Women at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, please note that magnetometers will be in use and weapons of all kinds will be forbidden from the event.  Please refrain from bringing large bags containing unnecessary items to expedite your entry through security. Backpacks will be allowed, but are discouraged due to the amount of time it takes to search all of the compartments. Please consider bringing … [ more ]

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Additional Ticket Notification List

The 2017 PA Conference for Women is sold out and we do not anticipate releasing any more tickets. However, if you would like to be notified if any tickets do become available, please fill out the form below. By filling out this form you will also be added to our regular mailing list. If you cannot view the form on this page you can try this direct link instead. Loading…

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