2017 Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurship Conference

 

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Thank you for your interest in the 2nd Annual Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurship Conference. The conference was a collaborative effort to advocate for increased participation of women of color in entrepreneurship experiences and small business enterprise; to advance entrepreneurship education and entrepreneurial student engagement; and to transform the ways that entrepreneurship is viewed, taught and experienced in higher education. 

Title: HERstory Is Our Story: Creating a Legacy Through STEM Entrepreneurship

Date: March 23-25, 2017

Venue: GateWay Community College

108 N 40th St, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Download Directions and Map to GateWay Community College

Opening Reception and Keynote on Thursday evening were held at Marston Theater located at ISTB 4 on the ASU Tempe campus.

Download Directions and Map to ISTB 4

Parking: Parking was free at GateWay Community College. Closest parking for the Opening Reception and Keynote at Marston Theater was located at the Rural Road Parking Garage. Rates for visitor lots are $3 per hour. 

Conference Hotel:

Aloft Phoenix Airport

4450 E. Washington Street Phoenix, AZ, 85034

Reserve a room for the conference rate of $149 per night online until February 21, 2017.

Admission: Registration Rates available here.

Important Dates and Deadlines (subject to change):

September 1 to November 15 - Session Proposals Accepted

Septmber 15 - Conference Registration Opens

January 15 - Last Day for Early Bird Registration

December 12 - Notification of Session Presenters

Producing PartnersCenter for Gender Equity in Science and Technology, ASU Entrepreneurship + Innovation.

2017 Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurship Conference

Host InstitutionMaricopa County Community Colleges.

Sponsors: Thank you to the sponsors of the 2017 Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurship Conference – HERstory Is Our Story: Creating a Legacy Through STEM Entrepreneurship.

2017 Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurship Conference

Aspiring Women of Color STEM Entrepreneurs Sponsors: