Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM CDT
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Microsoft Corp. Training Center 
10900 Stonelake Blvd.
Building B
Austin, TX 78759

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Celia Bell 
SCORE Austin, Chapter 249 

Summit for Women Entrepreneurs 

Join us for a highly interactive and experiential learning experience led by proven successful female entrepreneurs. Each learning experience will be fun and fast-paced, designed to inspire and empower women to embrace their value and build credibility, visibility, and influence to grow their businesses and advance their careers. No just sitting and watching slides at this summit. Adults best learn by doing, so expect to roll up your shirt sleeves, do some work, and push past your comfort zone.


8:30 a.m. - Registration

9:00 a.m. - Interactive Networking and Coffee

9:30 a.m. - Keynote Speaker: Embrace Your Value to Command Your Business

  • Melinda Garvey, founder, Austin Women

10:00 a.m. Concurrent Sessions

  • Conquering Fear, Whitney Nelson and Cassie Pusey, co-CEOs, Brilliant People
  • Negotiating Like an Amazon, Liz Elam, founder, Global Coworking Unconference Conference

11:00 a.m. Concurrent Sessions

  • Managing Stress, Balancing Life and Business, Preeti Bhat, owner, Mind Body School of Yoga and Mindfulness
  • Funding Your Business, Stephanie Breedlove, founder, Care.com HomePay

Noon - Lunch and Interactive Panel: Playing with the boys, Overcoming social norms, Owning your accomplishments

  • Laura Fowler, founder, The Fowler Law Firm
  • Shelley Delayne, founder, Orange Coworking
  • Melissa Balthazar, Round Rock Children’s Therapy Center

1:15 p.m. - Closing: Rising to the Challenge

  • Beth Shapiro, SCORE, VP for inclusion and diversity