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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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PennWomen App FAQ

How do I download the app? Just search “Penn Women” in your app store, or use the appropriate download link below.         What if I already have the app from the 2016 Conference? You do not need to download the app again; simply refresh the app by tapping “Menu” in the top left corner, then click on “Update App Now.” How do I log in? Tap “LOGIN” in the top-right corner, … [ more ]

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Download the 2017 Conference App

Download the official Pennsylvania Conference for Women app to access the day’s schedule, full exhibitor listings, maps, speaker bios and local attractions. WHY DOWNLOAD? First look at our FULL AGENDA SPEAKER ANNOUNCEMENTS & info MY SCHEDULE feature to help you plan your day CONNECT & NETWORK with other attendees before conference & on the big day MAPS to help you get around the convention center Stay up-to-date with ALERTS about teleclasses, contests and important … [ more ]

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2017 Registration Opens Monday, April 3rd!

This year’s conference is going to be great & we will sell out. Get your tickets during our early bird period (ending May 3rd) to take advantage of the best pricing all year!

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2016 Speaker Highlights

We went through 2016 attendee evaluations and our own web metrics to compile this list of 2016’s most-loved speakers, sessions and teleclasses (posted online as podcasts). We hope you find some downtime as 2016 rolls into 2017 to watch, listen and enjoy!

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2016 Attendees: Plan Your Day!

First, thank you to our 2016 sponsors! Their commitment to moving the needle for women in the workplace is what makes this incredible day possible. We encourage you to get to know the companies supporting the Pennsylvania Conference for Women. Help in Planning Your Day As you think about what you’d like to get out of conference day, we encourage you to browse our online agenda as well as download … [ more ]

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QVC & Career Wardrobe Handbag & Accessory Drive

          Please join QVC and Career Wardrobe in promoting the success and independence of women in transition. We invite you to donate your new or gently used handbags and accessories by bringing your items to the October 6 Pennsylvania Conference for Women and depositing them in the bins near the registration area. As part of its ongoing commitment to the success and wellness of women, QVC is a proud supporter … [ more ]

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2016 Attendees: Important Information for Conference Day

October 6th is on the horizon, and in order to make your special day with us go as smoothly as possible, we have a few important reminders for you. When You Arrive If you already have your name badge, you do not need to check in at the registration desk upon arrival – you may proceed to pick up your bag with goodies and lanyard with badge holder outside Exhibit Hall C. … [ more ]

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What You Need to Know about the New Federal Rules to Close the Pay Gap

Earlier this year, President Obama announced a new executive order requiring companies with more than 100 employees to report their salaries, along with their sex, race, ethnicity and job group, to the federal government. It’s understandable if the news left you underwhelmed or the significance escaped you. “Remember that politicians campaign in poetry, but govern in prose,” says Victoria Pynchon, co-founder of She Negotiates Consulting and Training. “There’s not much … [ more ]

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2015 Author Signings and Meet & Greets

Book signings will take place in Exhibit Hall C, inside the Beneficial Knowledge Bank Pavilion. There is an area next to the bookstore where signings will take place. 9:45am Hope Cohen Carli Lloyd (Meet & Greet Only) Rachael Ray 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Andrea Hoffman Lisa Kueng Ellen Rogin Cindy Solomon Wendy Wallbridge

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2015 Conference Day Suggestions: Best Session Picks for Different Job Paths

Help me plan my day! It’s a request we get more and more as we add new offerings to the Conference. “Of course, you can’t go wrong with any mix of sessions, but we do the programming with several different career tracks in mind,” says Director Laurie Dalton White. Here, our recommendations for a few different career tracks.

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Jane Pauley at the 2014 PA Conference for Women

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Mentoring Millennials—Free Teleclass with Lindsey Pollak September 16

Mentoring Millennials Tuesday, September 16th 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT REGISTER HERE How much do you know about your Millennial employees (those born approximately between 1982 and 2000, also known as Generation Y)? What motivates them? Why do they spend so many hours texting? What are ways you can mentor them towards success?

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Shift into Fall with Tory Johnson—Free Teleclass September 9

Shift into Fall Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT) REGISTER HERE Tory Johnson’s The Shift chronicles a very personal journey sparked by a candid conversation with one of her TV bosses that led her to make the biggest shift of her career—and ultimately led her to a better life both professionally and personally. While this may have been her biggest one yet, Tory is no stranger to shifts—she is … [ more ]

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2015 Speaker Applications Now Posted

CLICK HERE to submit your proposal.

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