Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

#WEDO2019 In-Person / Virtual Summit

On November 15th, 2019, at the United Nations Delegate Dining Room in New York City, we celebrated our internationally recognized day, proclaimed on November 19th

wedo summit speakers
Leaders, innovators, and visionaries in respective fields

Explore the lineup of distinguished speakers at this year’s #WEDO2019 Summit. 

Get prepared to be inspired and motivated by these extraordinary individuals who are shaping the future of business and leading the charge for positive change in the lives of women around the world.

Amir Dossal

Co-Founder/President Global Partnerships Forum & Former Executive Director United Nations Office for Partnerships

Falon Fatemi

Founder/CEO NODE.io, Business Development Firespotter Labs & Youngest employee hired by GOOGLE – Global Expansion

Francine LeFrak

Founder/Visionary Same Sky, Chair Harvard Kennedy School Women’s Leadership Board & Founder LeFrak Productions.

Jana Shea

Broadway Producer Seaview Productions LLC & Board Member Women Moving Millions

Joi Brown

Founder Culture Creators & Senior Vice President Marketing & Brand Partnerships Atlantic Records

Julia Jackson

Founder Grounded & Proprietor (2nd Generation) Jackson Family Wines

Leah Solivan

General Partner Fuel Capital & Founder TaskRabbit, Board Trustee Sweet Briar College, Advisor Zently & Advisor Monica + Andy

Norma Kamali

International Fashion Designer, Founder/CEO Normalife, Founder

Patty Baker

Philanthropist, Broadway Producer, Founder Baker Scholars, Board Member Hunter College Foundation

Ramona Singer

Entrepreneur & Reality TV Star Bravo’s Real Housewives of New York

Sarah Watson

ChairWoman, Global and Chief Strategy Officer Bartle Bogle Hegarty NY

Satya Tripathi

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) Leader

Stephanie Newby

Founder Golden Seeds, an early-stage investment firm for women-led companies & Former CEO Crimson Hexagonies

Wendy Diamond

CEO & Founder Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Organization, Animal Fair Media, & LDP Ventures

WEDO Collaborators

WEDO engages with governments, civil society and business partners committed to our mission to accelerate and educate the world on the importance of why it’s pivotal to economically empower women globally

WHAt WE DO at wedo summit

Honor and celebrate the significant role that women play in
driving the impact of disruptive technologies

During the summit, we will shine a spotlight on the global positive impact created by this community, advancing economic freedom, dignity, and entrepreneurial opportunities for women worldwide.
united nations sustainable development goals
A global framework for addressing pressing social, economic, and environmental challenges, and promoting sustainable development
The SDGs aim to achieve a more equitable, inclusive, and sustainable world by the year 2030. At the WODO Summit, all participants will take action to support the following United Nations Six Sustainable Development Goals

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Dive into the captivating recordings of our summit, where visionaries, entrepreneurs, and change-makers converged to celebrate and empower women in business.

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