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Demystifying Artificial Intelligence with Ellevate OC Experts

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing the world and the workplace. Industry experts will share what AI is and what AI is not along with the ways to harness it for your career success and more!

  • Wed, Jul 15, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
  • Online
  • Orange County
Canceled: #RaiseHerVoice Mix and Mingle with Ellevate OC

The March 18th event is cancelled due to rising health concerns regarding COVID-19. Please see below. Take care and we'll see you soon.

  • Wed, Mar 18, 2020 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT - Sallie Krawcheck intimate Fireside Chat and Chapter Anniversary celebration! NO at the door tickets. We look forward to seeing you at the many exciting events scheduled for 2020.

  • Wed, Feb 19, 2020 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Costa Mesa, CA
2020 LinkedIn Liftoff with Ellevate OC at Hera Hub Irvine

Learn how to craft an outstanding LinkedIn profile with industry experts; discover tips to create on-line connections which become professional opportunities. Enjoy intentional networking and more!

  • Wed, Jan 15, 2020 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
Winter Wonderland: Mix and Mingle with Ellevate OC Members

Celebrate the holidays with Ellevate OC at the Fashion Island Lincoln Experience Center. Bring an unwrapped toy for the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation, Enjoy networking, nibbles and a drawing.

  • Wed, Dec 18, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
Building Resilience: Coffee Talk with Ellevate OC

Sold out! Meet Ellevate OC at a beautiful bistro; share ideas on how to self-manage during times of change at work and in life. Intentional networking builds connection and reduces stress!

  • Fri, Dec 6, 2019 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA
Women and Leadership: Cultivating Presence, Influence and Impact

Learn new ways to influence in a more authentic and aligned way. Step into fully embodying your leadership with powerful practices and strategies. Special Bring a Friend Rate Until September 7th!

  • Fri, Sep 13 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 15 3:00 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Decoding IT Careers: A Women's Perspective with Industry Experts | Ellevate OC and StartUp Grind OC

Tech is growing - discover what you always wanted to know about a career in IT and haven't asked. Network with innovative ambitious change makers and experts; enjoy lite bites and more.

  • Wed, Jun 19, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Ellevate OC Presents: Own Your Leadership with Dr. Bernice Ledbetter

Join special guest speaker, Dr. Bernice Ledbetter and the of women Ellevate OC and friends, for an important conversation about women and leadership.

  • Wed, May 15, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Effective Marketing Strategies Made Simple

If you are tired of having a scattered approach to your marketing and ready to learn marketing strategies that work, then join us for the Marketing Blast Off Workshop to learn how.

  • Wed, Apr 24, 2019 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
  • Aliso Viejo, CA
Know the Power of Your Presence! Join Ellevate OC and Accelerate Your Career Success with Expert Advice.

Make 2019 your best year yet! Join Ellevate OC for an evening intentional networking along with expert tips on personal presence. Simple changes can bring big results!

  • Wed, Jan 16, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
Ellevate OC Community Connections: Creating Joy Jars and the Importance of "Never Ever Give Up!"

Resilience and gratitude are lessons for life. Join us to create"Joy Jars" with intentional networking and lite bites. Learn the story of twelve year old Jess Rees and share her inspiring legacy!

  • Wed, Nov 14, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
Male Allies Welcome - The Mask You Live In Screening + Discussion with Special Guests

We can create a better workplaces by encouraging understanding, empathy and action. Join EllevateOC for a community screening and discussion of the award winning documentary The Mask You Live In.

  • Wed, Oct 17, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Join Ellevate OC for a Special Coffee Connect and Diversity Discussion

Ride the #MobilizeWomen Summit wave with coffee and conversation. Meet the women Ellevating Orange County and discuss a "Change of Focus" from Diversity to Inclusion at this special morning meet-up.

  • Tue, Sep 25, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Ellevate OC invites you to: Ready. Set. Go. Speed Networking!

Bring your friends; meet the women Ellevating the OC and expand your network as you embark on a no pressure, fun, facilitated event! We'll share tips on intentional networking and enjoy lite bites.

  • Wed, Aug 15, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Ellevate OC Presents - Know Your Worth at Work

Join Ellevate OC members and special guests for an evening of career guidance on how to stand out during job transitions. Enjoy intentional networking and light bites.

  • Wed, Jul 18, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Member Appreciation - Leadercast Streaming and Networking All Day Event

The Lincoln Experience Center is hosting a live, premier simulcast of the largest one-day leadership event. Sessions and Networking from 7:30-2:30 - See agenda details in your special invitation.

  • Fri, May 4, 2018 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Fierce Fashion: An Entrepreneurial Journey, Trunk Show and Networking Evening in the OC

What's it like to live your dream and start a business? How do clothes influence your success? Ask fashionista, and ex-Wall Streeter who's helping women look their best with a "Mindful Closet".

  • Wed, Apr 18, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Free Live Workshop for Financial Advisors

Advisors learn how to build a female friendly marketing plan that inspires more referrals, reduces potential attrition and attracts new clients of both genders.

  • Thu, Mar 22, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
WINGS, Your Remarkable Journey

WINGS is a one-day workshop focused on the advancement of high-potential women who are ready to elevate their game. By attending, you will experience a personal brand make-over from the Inside Out!

  • Thu, Mar 1, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM PST
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Stop Workplace Harassment Discussion with Victoria Pearce, Esq., PHR

Everyone deserve a safe workplace. Bring your friends and join the Ellevate OC chapter for an expert led conversation on workplace harassment. Plus, enjoy lite bites and networking with amazing women!

  • Wed, Jan 17, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
The Urgency for Women To Lead: Today Not Tomorrow

Join special guest speaker, Dr. Bernice Ledbetter and the women Ellevating the OC, for an important conversation about women and leadership.

  • Wed, Sep 20, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Ready. Set. Go. Speed Networking!

Bring your friends; meet the women Ellevating the OC and expand your network as you enjoy a no pressure, fun, facilitated event!

  • Wed, Aug 16, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Members & Friends - An Evening at DVF

Join Ellevate Members and their guests to sip champagne with a dynamic group of professional women and enjoy 20% off DVF merchandise, gifts with purchase, and a DVF handbag raffle.

  • Wed, Jul 19, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Cos Bar Newport Beach Grand Opening

Join us for the grand opening of Cos Bar at Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach. A portion of proceeds during the grand opening event will benefit Olive Crest, an Orange County children's charity.

  • Thu, Jun 22, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
  • Newport Beach, CA
Ask Sallie Krawcheck: Energizing Morning Networking and Own It Book Discussion

Sallie will be joining us live via Facetime -- to Explore the Power of Women at Work! Meet the women Ellevating the OC; enjoy an engaging morning networking session and facilitated book discussion!

  • Fri, Jun 16, 2017 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Creating Healthy Organizations Conference; Focus on Productivity and Well-Being

Join industry experts including: Judith Lukomski Founder, Transitions Today® and OC Ellevate Co-President for energizing sessions on Purpose, Gender Parity, Mindfulness and more!

  • Thu, Jun 1 12:00 PM - Sat, Jun 3 5:00 PM EDT
  • Irvine, CA
Special Hosted Event: Meet the Founder of Pomp & Whimsy, the Spirit Crafted for Women

Learn what it takes to create the sweet taste of success; join a group of dynamic women for cocktails and conversation at the hub of OC innovation the Eureka building!

  • Wed, May 17, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, CA
Our 2/15 Chapter Launch Event is Now Sold Out. Please Join Us at Our Next Event on March 17th!

Join the Former Mayor of Newport Beach, Diane Dixon, and Ellevate President, Kristy Wallace, for an inspiring Fireside Chat on the importance of women’s leadership and connection.

  • Wed, Feb 15, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Costa Mesa, CA
New Year, New You: Building Confidence Through Wardrobe at Rebecca Taylor Fashion Island

Bring your business cards and join an amazing group of women at Rebecca Taylor in Fashion Island to shop, sip, save & connect.

  • Wed, Jan 18, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Newport Beach, CA