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Forté Women of Color College Leadership Conference

Applications Open in Spring 2020

When women of color have their voices heard, we all win. Diverse perspectives lead to brilliant solutions for everyone, from corporations to consumers to communities. Our team of professionals will help you launch yourself as a strong candidate, from maximizing mentorships to crafting your critical thinking skills. Forté will help you shine during your job search and at work while embracing and leveraging your diversity.

The best part? The conference is free to attend! Forté even offers travel stipends so all undergrad women have the opportunity to join us.

GET SET FOR SUCCESS WITH FORTÉ

  1. Hone your critical thinking and presentation skills during the experiential workshop
  2. Explore your own professional style and executive presence
  3. Discover new ways to position your diverse candidacy for the greatest career impact
  4. Dialogue with diverse professionals who will share how to bring your authentic self to the workplace and expand on other hot topics based on your suggestions
  5. Find a role model in our Women of Color trailblazers and network with your peers

HEAR FROM OUR SPONSORS

"This Conference provides an opportunity for you to spend a day with a group of women diverse in culture, backgrounds, and thought perspective — all coming together to gain empowerment, professional evolution, and networking. There truly isn’t an event quite like it. It’s an experience equally rewarding for both students and professionals."

— Krystal D. Mills
VP, Talent Program Manager – Diverse Segments
The PNC Financial Services Group

Thank You 2019 Forté Conference Sponsors

  • PNC
  • PIMCO
  • Accenture
  • Anheuser-Busch InBev
  • Bank of America
  • Bloomberg
  • Credit Suisse
  • DaVita
  • Deloitte
  • ExxonMobil
  • JP Morgan
  • MIT Sloan
  • University of Virginia (Darden Business School)
  • Yale School of Management