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

Celebrating women's vision, achievement, and impact in leadership, science, innovation, entrepreneurship, philanthropy, culinary arts, music and the visual and performing 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 on Creating the Future on September 29-October 1, 2014, the premier global summit advancing women's leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

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

Join this unique celebration of the vision and achievement of women who are creating the future.

Connect with extraordinary leaders, innovators & creators

Join the Womensphere Summit & Festival!

ABIGAIL NOBLE   Head of Impact Investing    World Economic Forum

ABIGAIL NOBLE
Head of Impact Investing
World Economic Forum

AMY LIU   AVP & Head, Business Technology Analysis Team,   Federal Reserve Bank of New York 

AMY LIU
AVP & Head, Business Technology Analysis Team,
Federal Reserve Bank of New York 

AMY SCHERBER
Owner
Amy's Bread

Join Womensphere Summit's  Business & Organization Leadership Day  (Sept. 29, McGrawHill-Financial).  Register now. Less than 80 spaces left.

Join Womensphere Summit's Business & Organization Leadership Day (Sept. 29, McGrawHill-Financial). Register now. Less than 80 spaces left.

ANALISA ALLEN   Head, Operations Risk & Control Technology, and Co-Chair, Americas Regulatory Oversight Committee,    Goldman Sachs

ANALISA ALLEN
Head, Operations Risk & Control Technology, and Co-Chair, Americas Regulatory Oversight Committee,  Goldman Sachs

ANITA SANDS  Board of Directors   Symantec

ANITA SANDS
Board of Directors 
Symantec

ANNA EWING  Executive Vice President, Global Technology Solutions  NASDAQ OMX

ANNA EWING
Executive Vice President, Global Technology Solutions
NASDAQ OMX

Join Womensphere Summit's  Innovation & Technology   Leadership Day  (Sept. 30, Columbia School of Engineering).  Register now. Less than 40 places left.

Join Womensphere Summit's Innovation & Technology Leadership Day (Sept. 30, Columbia School of Engineering). Register now. Less than 40 places left.

ANNE ERNI  Global Head of Human Resources  Bloomberg

ANNE ERNI
Global Head of Human Resources
Bloomberg

ARIANE DAGUIN  CEO & Founder  D’Artagnan

ARIANE DAGUIN
CEO & Founder
D’Artagnan

BOBBY CHOWDHURY  CTO  Rodale

BOBBY CHOWDHURY
CTO
Rodale

Join Womensphere Summit's  Creative & Entrepreneurial   Leadership Day  (Oct. 1).  Register now. Less than 20 places left.

Join Womensphere Summit's Creative & Entrepreneurial Leadership Day (Oct. 1). Register now. Less than 20 places left.

CAROLINA JANICELLI      Managing Director   JPMorgan Chase

CAROLINA JANICELLI 
Managing Director
JPMorgan Chase

CINDY PACE   Head, Global Women’s Initiative   MetLife

CINDY PACE
Head, Global Women’s Initiative
MetLife

DAVID TETEN  General Partner,  ff Venture Capital  Chair and Founder,  Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of New York

DAVID TETEN
General Partner, ff Venture Capital
Chair and Founder, Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of New York

Sept. 8-9, 2014:   The New York Times fourth annual  Schools for Tomorrow Conference  will be devoted to how innovations and challenges — social, economic, political and technological — are calling into question the very nature of higher education.  Join today .  Womensphere is thrilled to be a Media Sponsor of this event. 

Sept. 8-9, 2014:  The New York Times fourth annual Schools for Tomorrow Conference will be devoted to how innovations and challenges — social, economic, political and technological — are calling into question the very nature of higher education. Join today. Womensphere is thrilled to be a Media Sponsor of this event. 

DIANE YU  Deputy President   New York University

DIANE YU
Deputy President 
New York University

DR. ELODIE GHEDIN  Professor of Biology & Public Health  New York University   MacArthur Foundation Fellow

DR. ELODIE GHEDIN
Professor of Biology & Public Health
New York University
MacArthur Foundation Fellow

GARY HOBERMAN  CIO  MetLife

GARY HOBERMAN
CIO
MetLife

The Womensphere Festival celebrates some of the finest women chefs and female restaurateurs in New York City. Enjoy great conversations at themed brunches, lunches and dinners that we're organizing during the Festival.

The Womensphere Festival celebrates some of the finest women chefs and female restaurateurs in New York City. Enjoy great conversations at themed brunches, lunches and dinners that we're organizing during the Festival.

DR. GRACE WOO  Creator,  VRCodes  Founder,  Pixels.IO   FAST Company Magazine’s Most Creative People 2013

DR. GRACE WOO
Creator, VRCodes
Founder, Pixels.IO
FAST Company Magazine’s Most Creative People 2013

DR. IAN MCMILLAN   Dhirubhai Ambani Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship;   Director,    Entrepreneurial Research Center, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania

DR. IAN MCMILLAN
Dhirubhai Ambani Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Director, 
Entrepreneurial Research Center, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania

DR. JEM BENDELL    Professor of Sustainability Leadership, and Director,   Institute of Leadership & Sustainability, University of Cumbria   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

DR. JEM BENDELL 
Professor of Sustainability Leadership, and Director, Institute of Leadership & Sustainability, University of Cumbria
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

At the Womensphere Festival, we will be kicking off the  Womensphere Cocktail Invention Contest . Inviting women in science and engineering (and their friends) throughout New York City, to invent the first family of Womensphere Cocktails!

At the Womensphere Festival, we will be kicking off the Womensphere Cocktail Invention Contest. Inviting women in science and engineering (and their friends) throughout New York City, to invent the first family of Womensphere Cocktails!

KAT COLE  President,  Cinnabon   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

KAT COLE
President, Cinnabon
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

KATINA STEFANOVA   Finance Technology Entrepreneur; Co-Founder & Board Member,   Accordance Technology  ; Founding Partner,   Marto Investment Partners 

KATINA STEFANOVA
Finance Technology Entrepreneur; Co-Founder & Board Member, Accordance Technology; Founding Partner, Marto Investment Partners 

KIMBERLY BRYANT  CEO & Founder  Black Girls Who Code

KIMBERLY BRYANT
CEO & Founder
Black Girls Who Code

The Womensphere Festival celebrates women in music, and will be promoting events featuring female music artists in New York City during September 20 to October 2.   Explore.

The Womensphere Festival celebrates women in music, and will be promoting events featuring female music artists in New York City during September 20 to October 2. Explore.

LAURA LEE   Co-Head, New York Office  YouTube / Google

LAURA LEE
Co-Head, New York Office
YouTube / Google

LILI GIL VALLETTA    CEO & Founder,   XL Alliance   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

LILI GIL VALLETTA 
CEO & Founder, XL Alliance
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

LISA SHALETT  Advisory Director & Former Head of Brand  Goldman Sachs

LISA SHALETT
Advisory Director & Former Head of Brand
Goldman Sachs

The Womensphere Festival celebrates women in the arts, and will be promoting events featuring female visual artists and filmmakers in New York City during September 20 to October 2.   Explore.

The Womensphere Festival celebrates women in the arts, and will be promoting events featuring female visual artists and filmmakers in New York City during September 20 to October 2. Explore.

MONICA MANDELLI   Head of Strategic Relationships, Investment Banking Division; Global Co-Head Firmwide Women's Network   Goldman Sachs

MONICA MANDELLI
Head of Strategic Relationships, Investment Banking Division; Global Co-Head Firmwide Women's Network
Goldman Sachs

NAMI PARK  Managing Director, Strategic Product Management  Blackrock

NAMI PARK
Managing Director, Strategic Product Management
Blackrock

PAOLA BOTTERO  Executive Chef & Top Restaurateur  Paola’s Restaurant

PAOLA BOTTERO
Executive Chef & Top Restaurateur
Paola’s Restaurant

The Womensphere Festival celebrates great companies, organizations and networks that benefit women, and advance women's leadership and entrepreneurship!  To be a partner organization, contact us !   Explore events.

The Womensphere Festival celebrates great companies, organizations and networks that benefit women, and advance women's leadership and entrepreneurship! To be a partner organization, contact usExplore events.

RAJIV PANT  CTO,  The New York Times   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

RAJIV PANT
CTO, The New York Times
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

SANDY CARTER   Worldwide   General Manager, Ecosystems   Development & Social Business   IBM

SANDY CARTER
Worldwide General Manager, Ecosystems Development & Social Business
IBM

SANGEETA RAMSAGAR   Commercial Head, Deputy Director, Early Oncology Pipeline   Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals

SANGEETA RAMSAGAR
Commercial Head, Deputy Director, Early Oncology Pipeline
Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals

SHAMINA SINGH  Executive Director,  Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth    World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

SHAMINA SINGH
Executive Director, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

STEPHANIE FIERMAN  Chief Marketing Officer  MediaCom

STEPHANIE FIERMAN
Chief Marketing Officer
MediaCom

DR. TERESA KENNEDY   CEO & Founder,   Power Living   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

DR. TERESA KENNEDY
CEO & Founder, Power Living
World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

 
TERRI AUSTIN  Chief Diversity Officer  McGraw-Hill Financial

TERRI AUSTIN
Chief Diversity Officer
McGraw-Hill Financial

VIVIANNA BLANCH   Vice-President, E-Commerce & Co-Founder,   DigITelle L’Oreal 

VIVIANNA BLANCH
Vice-President, E-Commerce & Co-Founder, DigITelle
L’Oreal 

ANALISA BALARES   CEO & Founder,   Womensphere   Chair,   Womensphere Foundation   World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

ANALISA BALARES
CEO & Founder, Womensphere
Chair, Womensphere Foundation
World Economic ForumYoung Global Leader