2017 Leadership Summit

Women Igniting Change

October 26, 2017

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Join us for two landmark events focused on propelling women leaders to new heights

2017 Villanova University Leadership Summit 

and launch of

The Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Women's Leadership

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Connelly Center
Villanova University

Villanova University will host a landmark event, bringing together alumnae/i, parents, faculty, staff and students for important and inclusive dialogue about the advancement of women in leadership.

2017 Villanova University Leadership Summit
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Focusing on the theme “Women Igniting Change,” the 2017 Leadership Summit includes a day of presentations, networking and discussions about supporting, empowering and recognizing women in all levels of leadership, including a keynote address by Val Ackerman, Commissioner of the BIG EAST Conference.  

Registration is required. Individual registration fee: $50

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Join us early for Pre-Summit Workshops. The topics are "Resumes for Experienced Professionals" at 9:30 a.m. and "Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship" at 10:30 a.m. You can also join the Networking Display, 10:30 a.m. to Noon, to learn about resources at Villanova, including Career Services and graduate programs.

Launch of the Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Women's Leadership
6:30 pm

Celebrate the launch of the Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Women’s Leadership, a new interdisciplinary institute dedicated to promoting and advancing the development of successful women leaders. This special event will take place immediately following the Summit, and will feature international thought-leader Anne-Marie Slaughter, President and CEO of New America, as our distinguished speaker. 

Registration is required. Event is complimentary.
If you wish to only attend this event, register as an evening attendee. 

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We look forward to seeing you!

Questions? alumni@villanova.edu or call 1-800-VILLANOVA (1-800-845-5266)

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