The Womensphere Festival

The Inaugural Womensphere Festival is the premier global celebration of women creating the future.  

Celebrating women's vision, achievement, and impact in leadership, science, innovation, education, policy, entrepreneurship, and the arts, the Womensphere Festival takes place on September 20 to October 2, 2014, across multiple venues in New York City. 

The Womensphere Festival will feature the 7th Annual Womensphere Global Summit & Awards on September 29-October 1, 2014.

The Womensphere Global Summit and Festival will bring together world-changing women leaders, innovators, scientists, artists, entrepreneurs, educators, creators, and the great people and institutions that champion and celebrate them.

The Inaugural Womensphere Festival will feature the following:

7th Annual Womensphere Global Summit & Awards  (September 29-October 1, 2014)

Convening and connecting global corporate leaders and managers, entrepreneurs, innovators technology leaders, and government leaders

Inaugural Womensphere Cocktail Invention Contest  (Final rounds on October 2, 2014)

Competition among women in graduate programs in science and engineering across New York City, to invent the Womensphere cocktails across several categories (with bases of champagne, rum, vodka, absinthe, tequila, bourbon/whiskey, and brandy/cognac.

Art Galleries - Talks, showings, and special receptions

Special art gallery events showcasing women in the arts, both historical and contemporary

Special Hosted Dinners, Wine-Tastings & Culinary Exploration

Special dinners and wine-tastings featuring New York City’s top women chefs, women-owned restaurants, and women-owned wine bars

Shopping for a Cause

Shopping and receptions at women-owned enterprises and boutiques, benefiting the select women’s non-profit organizations through the Womensphere Foundation

Special Live Performances

Celebrating women in music and spoken word

Visual Art Exhibit and Competition

Honoring women and recognizing emerging female talent in the visual arts, from drawing and painting to photography

Partner-hosted Events throughout New York City

We invite partner organizations and companies to host events celebrating and connecting women throughout New York City.


Net proceeds of the Womensphere Festival will go to benefit the Womensphere Foundation.

We will share the Full Schedule of all events this August.  

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