We have developed a year-long program of events offering a space for women entrepreneurs to learn, connect, and promote their work - everything from workshops and conferences to hackathons and pitch events. We have collaborated with others in the community on their events to bring a new perspective and make events more inclusive.
January 29 | 6:00 - 8:00 PM | Join us for our first WE* TALKS event of 2019 at Edwards Desserts Kitchen, featuring a conversation between Christina Kaelberer, executive chef of Edwards Desserts Kitchen and Lauren Pradhan, director of Grow North, discussing entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and innovation. This is a special joint event between the Holmes Center Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative and Carlson Women Connect. Register Here.
February 21 | 12:00 - 7:30 PM | Join us for the 6th Annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Conference at Carlson School of Management. Register here.
February 21 | WE* Pitch Fest is a women-only pitch event, featuring female founders from our region. Apply by January 23rd and selections will be communicated by January 31st, 2019. If you have any questions about the application or the event, please reach out to Jessica Berg at firstname.lastname@example.org. Apply here.
March 8 | 11:30 - 6:00 PM | Tech Cities - featuring Shiza Shahid, Cofounder of Malala Fund
May TBD | WE* Talks - Join us for WE* Talks, a new series that highlights successful women entrepreneurs from Minnesota by providing a platform to share their entrepreneurial journey.
September TBD | WE Talks* - Join us for WE* Talks, a new series that highlights successful women entrepreneurs from Minnesota by providing a platform to share their entrepreneurial journey.
November TBD | 12:30 - 5:00 PM | Women Innovators Conference