Event Schedule

The format for this event is highly interactive.  Each event consists of two panels - the Alumnae Panel and the Admissions Panel.

6:00-7:00 pm
  • Registration opens
  • School fair opens (Exhibits will remain open through 9:00 pm)
  • Networking reception with light refreshment
7:00-8:00 pm
  • MBA Alumnae Panel
  • Hear advice and stories from MBA women in various industries and career stages about how they chose a career, what motivated them to pursue an MBA, and the successes and challenges they’ve faced.
8:15-9:00 pm    
  • Admissions Panel (North American Forums Only)
  • Seasoned MBA Admissions professionals discuss admissions requirements, researching schools, the application process, and financing your MBA. Schools presenting will vary by location.



Forté Fellow Program

Be sure to ask the Forté sponsor schools about the Forté Fellow program. Learn about the benefits of being a Fellow, the criteria for selection, and how to become one.

Read more about a few of our current Forté Fellows!

Atulya Kumari
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College of Business
Class of 2017

"I have the opportunity to interact with highly motivated students from across the world..."

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Celeste Jalbert
Rotman School of Management
Class of 2017

"I believe in the inherent worth and dignity of every person..."

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Isabel Shelton
Texas McCombs School of Business
Class of 2017

"At the end of the day, losing your authenticity can only hurt you..."

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Laju Obasaju
USC Marshall School of Business
Class of 2017

"I began business school with a huge edge on the competition..."

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By registering for a Forté Forum event, you are automatically a Forté Foundation member. You will receive free access to attend and download recorded pre-MBA webinars presented by Business School representatives, MBA alumnae, and industry experts. You also will be invited to attend exclusive events to help you advance your career and prepare for your MBA.

Add the Access Pass for exclusive access to the Women Lead Webinars and the Forté Job Center. Learn about all of the benefits of Premium Membership.

Special Access Pass Discount for Forum Attendees
Attend a Forté Forum and receive half off of the Access Pass for only $25 per year (typically $50). After attending the event you will receive an email with a promotion code for the Access Pass.

Access Pass Benefits Include:
Access to the Forté Job Center where you can browse positions and post your resumé to be seen by leading companies seeking top talent
 • Exclusive invitations to the Women Lead webinar series with over 40 recorded webinars available for download and Women Lead live events in your area

Should you have questions about this offer, please email us at: forte@fortefoundation.org.