WEConnect International Day @ WBENC 2015 -By Invitation Only


 In Conjunction with the WBENC National Conference, 

WEConnect International Presents International Day 2015 

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Date: Monday, June 22, 2015
Location: Austin, TX

If your company is interested in the U.S. Market, seeks international business relationships, or wants to grow and expand, please join us for WEConnect International Day!

You will leave the conference with:

  • New contacts from potential business clients and partners
  • Stronger relationships with women business owners and corporate members in the WEConnect International network
  • Advanced knowledge, tools, and resources for leveraging the contacts and your network for future business success

Learn more from the draft agenda provided below.

Please Note: This event is a by invitation only event. Anyone who registers is subject to verification and only a written confirmation from WEConnect International will be accepted at the door. Guests whom are not invited by WEConnect International will be put on a wait list to be confirmed a week prior to the event based on space availability.


Register now for International DayOur Evening Reception, and for the WBENC National Conference.

Already registered? Start preparing with our free webinar series: What's Your WEConnection? 



Corporate Members Set to Share Their Expertise

(April 10, 2015) Reprensentatives from member corporations IBM, P&G, and Sodexo are all set to join us for WEConnect International Day 2015. Check back often to see who else will be participating. Don't miss this unique opportunity to connect with our corporate members!


Canadian Minister Promotes Businesswomen's Contributions to Trade

(March 24, 2015) Canadian Minister of Status of Women Kellie Leitch will lead a trade mission to the WBENC National Conference & Business Fair and WEConnect International Day. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) owned by women contribute over $117 billion a year to Canada’s economy. The Canadian Government is committed to ensuring women play a greater role in our economic prosperity through programs such as Canadian Business Women in International Trade (BWIT), which focuses on helping women-led businesses grow overseas.

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WEConnect International Day 2015 Draft Agenda

MONDAY June 22: WEConnect International Day

7:30 AM

Registration Opens

8:00 - 8:45 AM


8:45 - 9:30 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

• Elizabeth A. Vazquez, CEO & Co-Founder, WEConnect International

• Pam Prince-Eason, President & CEO, WBENC 

• Natalie Stirling-Sanders, ExxonMobil

9:30 - 10:15 AM

What's Your WEConnection?

• Round-the-Room introductions of business delegates

• Meet the WEConnect International country leaders

10:15 - 10:25 AM

Profile in Success: TeachMY & Walmart (invited)

10:25 - 11:45 AM

Global Panel with Corporate Members

• Michael Robinson, IBM

• John Lavorarto, Dell

• Andy Butler, P&G

• Darlene Fuller, Sodexo

11:45 - 11:55 AM

Profile in Success: WBE & Corporate Customer

Noon - 1:30 PM


Feauture: Canadian Delegation

Keynote Address: Canadian Minister

1:30 - 1:40 PM

Profile in Success: WBE 

1:45 - 2:45 PM

WBE Session I

2:45 - 3:00 PM


3:00 - 4:00 PM

WBE Session II

5:30 PM

Reception (By invitation only, please register via EventBrite.)


Register now for WEConnect International Day!


WBENC National Conference 2015 Agenda Highlights

TUESDAY June 23 

9:00 - 11:00 AM

First Time Attendee Orientation

Noon - 2:00 PM

Kickoff Luncheon

2:15 - 3:45 PM

Workshop Sessions

4:00 - 6:30 PM

Welcome Reception and Silent Auction


8:00 - 9:30 AM

Business Fair Breakfast & General Session

9:30 - 9:45 AM

Business Fair Opening Ceremony

9:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Business Fair Open

12:45 - 2:15 PM

Business Fair Luncheon & General Session

2:30 - 5:00 PM

Business Fair Open

7:00 PM

Evening Reception


10:00 - 11:30 AM

Workshop Sessions

Noon - 2:00 PM

Conference Lunch & Keynote Speaker

2:15 - 3:45 PM

Workshop Sessions

5:30 - 6:30 PM


6:30 - 9:00 PM

Tribute! Dinner & Awards Ceremony

9:00 - 10:00 PM

2016 Orlando Launch Party


Highlights from WEConnect International Day 2014

Pitch Perfect

The winner of WEConnect International’s Pitch competition with Jaeny Baik is Katie Day, from the High Heeled Leader. Katie impressed judges and the international day audience with her passion. Check out the video of her pitch!



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