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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
Women Navigating an Evolving Workplace

Enjoy an evening sharing stories and ideas to lift up one another and create the workplace of the future that works for all.

  • Wed, Jun 17, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
  • Online
  • Orange County
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
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
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 networking tips, enjoy lite bites, and more!

  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
Financial Tips for Female Entrepreneurs at HERA HUB Orange County

Join Ellevate OC for an exciting conversation on finance; from starting your business to growing it and beyond. Build your intentional network and explore OC's only women focused co-working space.

  • Wed, Sep 18, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, 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
Ellevate OC Summer Social

Let's toast to success! Join the women Ellevating OC for a fun evening of conversation and connection! Relax in the beautiful garden of the Avenue of the Art Hotel, enjoy lite bites and more.

  • Wed, Aug 21, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, CA
GPS for Your Career: Mega Event with PIHRA--OC and ATD-OC

Are you ready to speed up career success and enjoy personal fulfillment? Learn how to by building on: Lifelong Learning, Networking and Career Exploration. Panel discussion with experts and more!

  • Wed, Jul 17, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Irvine, 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
Ellevate OC Signature Anniversary Event: Special Guest Lisa Stone, Ellevest, CSO, Drawings and More!

Meet Lisa Stone, the Chief Strategy Officer at Ellevest. Enjoy a Fireside Chat, intentional networking at the beautiful Avenue of the Arts Hotel in Costa Mesa --drawings, great food & more!

  • Wed, Feb 20, 2019 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Costa Mesa, 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 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
Join Gianna Wurzl, Founder of Quilt, for a Conversation on Journey

Join us in Long Beach for an hourlong facilitated conversation on Journey: A Woman's Way. Gianna will share her entrepreneurial journey and we'll discuss as a community how we can support one another.

  • Wed, Apr 11, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • Long Beach, 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 Power of the Purse

Join guest experts for a powerful discussion on money strategies and selecting a personal cause. Learn how FASH United is working to stop human trafficking.

  • Wed, Nov 15, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM PST
  • Irvine, CA
Get Ready for the Holidays in Style

The holidays are around the corner & we have you covered when it comes to day to night fashion. Visit us at the JLOC Christmas Company where 20% of the proceeds support their community programs.

  • Sat, Oct 21 8:00 AM - Sun, Oct 22 4:00 PM PDT
  • Costa Mesa, 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
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
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