WISE Summit @ October 5, Boston
Women’s Interdisciplinary Society of Entrepreneurship (WISE) will be hosting the first-ever WISE Summit at Northeastern University! Bringing together attendees from all colleges to explore entrepreneurship through an interdisciplinary lens, learn more about WISE below.
The Women’s Interdisciplinary Society of Entrepreneurship (WISE) is a student-led group at Northeastern University dedicated to helping women develop an innovative mindset through interactive workshops, a thought-incubator, and mentorship pairings.
Only 5% of venture capital funding goes to women founded companies, and there are more men named James leading Fortune 500 companies than women leading Fortune 500 companies. WISE was created to change those statistics! We believe that by showcasing entrepreneurial thinking in all fields and industries, more women will be encouraged to pursue entrepreneurship. With a strong sense of community and a diverse set of programs, the WISE women are hoping to empower others who are interested in starting a company or applying an innovative mindset to whatever they pursue in the future.
The Women’s Interdisciplinary Society of Entrepreneurship (WISE) will be hosting the first-ever WISE Summit at Northeastern University! The theme is “Stronger Together,” as they want to bring together attendees of all colleges to explore entrepreneurship through an interdisciplinary lens. In addition to keynote speeches and lightning talks from female founders, they will feature 12 workshop breakout sessions led by industry leaders such as Adobe, IBM, Google, and others! Further, attendees will take part in a career fair featuring representatives from Boston startups and companies, a marketplace with original products created by Northeastern alumnae, and so much more.
Summit Workshops and Topics:
Keynotes by Leading Female Founders
Panels with Industry Experts
Communicating with Confidence
Innovation in HealthCare
Leadership & Management Style
Intro to Programming
Intro to UI/UX Design
Location: Northeastern University (805 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02120)
Date and Time: 10/5, 8:30AM—6:00PM
Cost to Attend: $10 early-bird tickets
Perfect for: Any entrepreneur seeking a day full of inspiration, community building, empowerment, and memory-making!
GRAB YOUR TICKET HERE and tell the team that Next Gen sent you!
Next Gen POC: Eliana Berger