Thursday October 17, 2013 from 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Turnbull Conference Center (FSU) 
555 W Pensacola Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306

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Emily Ayers 
The Oasis Center for Women & Girls 

Women and the Workplace Summit 

The Tallahassee/Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls is proud to present The Women and the Workplace Summit! The purpose of this summit is to create an investment strategy for our community so that every workplace promotes greater economic security for women. This event is open to all members of the community.

Summit Objectives:

  • Identify and increase awareness of key workplace issues relating to women.
  • Develop an action agenda and set of recommendations for the Tallahassee/Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls and the community to improve women’s economic security in the workplace and beyond.
  • Recognize leaders in the community who have advanced the goal of creating and sustaining women friendly workplaces.

Topics to be discussed will include:

  • Women’s Economic Security Across the Life Span
  • Gender Diversity and the Workplace
  • Women and Employment: Wages and Salaries, Rights and Benefits
  • Women as Leaders and Entrepreneurs
  • Domestic and Sexual Violence Workplace Policies
  • Health and Wellness
  • Technology, Women and the Workplace
  • Women and Poverty

              Pre-Registration for the Summit is now CLOSED

There are a few spaces left so come early to register on-site!


  Thank you to our sponsors!

Florida State Univeristy Women's Studies Program 

Robin Hassler Thompson & Dan Thompson