Carolina Women in Business to Host 12th Annual Conference at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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The Nov. 10 conference features speakers, panels and workshops focused on women in business.

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Carolina Women in Business (CWIB) will host its 12th annual conference – titled “______ Like a Woman: Defining Our Own Success” – on Nov. 10 at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.

UNC Chancellor Carol Folt will open the conference.

Cree Chief Marketing Officer Betty Noonan and Vubiquity CEO Darcy Antonellis will give keynote addresses.

Workshops will explore:

  • Centered leadership
  • Elevating your communication and executive presence
  • Deconstructing the entrepreneurial pitch

Panels focused on women in business include:

  • Retail and real estate – the e-commerce effect
  • Fortune 500 companies
  • Dealing with career disruptions
  • Working in male-dominated industries

CWIB sponsors are Amazon, Siegfried, BASF, Eastman, Accenture, Cisco and Harris Williams & Co.

CWIB is a student-run organization providing the women of UNC Kenan-Flagler with opportunities for career and community development and networking opportunities in preparation for their post-MBA journeys.

The event is open to all UNC students, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the business community. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets to the daylong event.

About the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Consistently ranked one of the world's best business schools, UNC Kenan-Flagler is known for its collaborative culture that stems from its core values: excellence, leadership, integrity, community and teamwork. Professors excel at both teaching and research, and demonstrate unparalleled dedication to students. Graduates are effective, principled leaders who have the technical and managerial skills to deliver results in the global business environment. UNC Kenan-Flagler offers a rich portfolio of programs and extraordinary, real-life learning experiences: Undergraduate Business, full-time MBA, Executive MBA Programs (Evening, Weekend and global OneMBA®), online MBA@UNC, UNC-Tsinghua Dual-Degree EMBA, Master of Accounting, PhD, Executive Development, and UNC Business Essentials programs. It is home to the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise.

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