Learn, Launch, Lead: Women & Entrepreneurship Conference
The Polsky Learn, Launch, Lead: Women & Entrepreneurship Conference will bring together Chicago’s entrepreneurship community for a day-long gathering of panels, practical workshops, pitches, and networking. This event will feature founders, investors, industry leaders, and a keynote presentation from Linda Ginzel, clinical professor of managerial psychology at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. The conference will also include founder’s stories from women in entrepreneurship, panels on best practices for diversity and inclusion, and plenty of guidance for entrepreneurs starting and growing their businesses.
This event is a part of UChicago Innovation Fest (May 1-June 5, 2019) celebrates pioneering discovery and entrepreneurial endeavors at the University of Chicago. Led by the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the month of events, workshops and accelerator programs, including the globally recognized Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge, highlights the breadth and impact of innovation at UChicago in the areas of entrepreneurship and research commercialization, scientific advancements, and social impact.