Eva Longoria and Geena Davis have been chosen to speak at Simmons College’s leadership conference for women!
According to Look to the Stars, the Simmons Leadership Conference will also feature also attorney Anita Hill, financial powerhouse Carla Harris, and scientist and innovator Ping Fu, as well as other leaders sharing stories and advice around the theme “Women Leading Change!” The sold-out event will be held on March 29, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center Boston.The Conference is the capstone event of SimmonsLEADS, a set of dynamic programs and events developed by Simmons College that focus on the empowerment and development of women leaders.
“Each year, the conference gives attendees the opportunity to learn from women who have innovated, taken risks, and overcome challenges to rise to the top of their respective fields,” said Judy Benjamin, Executive Director, SimmonsLEADS, Simmons College. “These women also make the time to engage on multiple fronts, leveraging their broad talents to help others. Attendees tell us that the blend of inspiring speakers, skill-building workshops, and opportunities to network make the conference one of the most empowering and energizing days of their year.”
Proceeds from the conference will go towards graduate program scholarships at Simmons College.
It’s awesome that Eva and Geena will be able to share their stories, as well as the other leaders that will be in attendance. It’s always nice to hear from other people who have had their ups and downs in their careers, and life in general, but have managed to come out on top, especially women!
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