Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium
This annual event, hosted by the UF Warrington College of Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center, offers inspirational stories and lessons learned from successful women entrepreneurs. The event provides opportunities for women to connect with peers and other successful female business leaders to foster a community of women in entrepreneurship where they benefit through mentoring, network building, start-up and career advice, internships and role models.
Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium 2018
We are busy planning for the next Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium. Please take a look below at the previous year to see the agenda and more.
April 18, 2018, 9am – 1pm
Emerson Alumni Hall (across Ben Hill Griffin Stadium)
1938 W University Avenue
Come learn about, share & celebrate the empowering potential of women’s entrepreneurship.
The UF Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center and the Collaboratory for Women Innovators proudly invite students, staff, faculty, and members of the community to attend the 2018 Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium. The half day program includes inspirational stories and lessons learned from successful women entrepreneurs. A continental breakfast and lunch will be served, with a sampling of Gig’s cupcakes. Special gift for all attendees from Chloe’s Fruit at the morning keynote!
Half day program includes speakers, networking, continental breakfast and lunch:
Admission is free with UFID (advance registration required)
General Public Admission: $25
Co-founder, Chloe’s Fruit
Morning Keynote: “Entrepreneurship as a Life Journey”
Co-founder, Solar Stik
Annette Cornwell Bauer
Founder, Blakeland Construction Services
Founder, The Job Scouts
Dr. Anita Anantharam
Founder, LeaderLync and Associate Professor, UF Center for Gender, Sexualities and Women’s Studies
Co-founder, Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice
Founder of Gigi’s Cupcakes
Luncheon Keynote: “Sweet Dreams Die Hard” (Introduction by Maureen Tartaglione, Cox Communications)
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Co-founder, Chief Creative Officer, Director
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Dr. Anita Anantharam
Jennifer Ransaw Smith