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Forté MBA Women's Leadership Conference

June 15–16, 2018

Get a head start. Competition is fierce — so you should be, too. Meet hundreds of like-minded women MBA students at this two-day conference and start slaying the business world before you even begin your MBA. Learn from highly successful business leaders how to develop stand-out skills and project an authentic leadership style while building a powerful network of impressive colleagues.

This is your time to take an opportunity to explore career paths, meet recruiters and mentors, and hear from today’s most influential businesswomen.



  1. Get inspired by our featured speakers
    • Joanne Lipman, veteran journalist, Chief Content Officer of Gannet, Editor-in-Chief of USA Today, and author of That’s What She Said
    • Lori Heinel, EVP and Global Deputy Investment Officer, State Street
    • Julie Sweet, CEO North America, Accenture
  2. Meet today’s power players
    Discover and learn about a wide variety of career paths from over 150 speakers and presenters
  3. Empower your inner entrepreneur
    Enter the Forté Power Pitch Competition for a chance to pitch your idea live and win a cash prize
  4. Multiply your network
    Meet Fortune 100 recruiters and connect with 600+ women colleagues from Forté MBA schools
  5. Sharpen your leadership skills
    Gain valuable advice through 30+ panels and workshops