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Business as Usual: Generation Fempreneur

When: Aug 25-28 at 12 PM

Where: Via ZOOM


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Generation Fempreneur:

Women+ in the Age of Innovation

AUG 25TH-28TH  AT 12PM-1PM

In partnership with the LiftOff PGH and our Business as Usual podcast, Generation Fempreneur presents a four-day summit exploring the experience of women+ in spaces of innovation. Every day at 12-1pm, Tech Council CEO Audrey Russo will interview Pittsburgh women+ about a different facet of invention, including product design, social barriers, the entrepreneurship ecosystem, and local investment pipelines. We will kick off and close the week with award-winning journalist Natalie Bencivenga. 

DAY 1 - 8/25 - How do we design for women+?
with Dr. Sonya Borrero, Pitt Professor of Medicine
& Dr. Tamar Krishnamurti, Pitt Assistant Professor of Medicine

DAY 2 - 8/26 - Where are the women+ inventors?
with Audrey Murrell, Pitt Acting Dean, University Honors College
& Ayana Ledford, CMU Director of Diversity & Inclusion

DAY 3 - 8/27 - Who are the women+ CEOs?
with Courtney Williamson, CEO of AbiliLife

DAY 4 - 8/28 - How do you invest in women+?
with Erica Friedman, UpPrize Coordinator
& Kim Cauley Eckel, CEO of Footbridge for Families

Learn More About the Speakers and Topics Here!