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Build your Speaking Biz Bootcamp

The Build Your Speaking Biz Bootcamp is the avenue to the high impact, high profile, high profit future you are destined for.

  • Thu, Nov 8 9:00 AM - Sat, Nov 10 5:30 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Women in Power: Political Leadership

With the midterm elections quickly approaching, join us in the United States Capital for a bi‐partisan discussion to introduce some key insights on the role of women in politics.

  • Tue, Oct 30, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Gender Lens Investing 101

There is so much going on right now around gender and gender equality. It's easy to feel as though it's out of our control. Join me, October 24th, for a discussion on investing with a gender lens.

  • Wed, Oct 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy yummy food and a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Oct 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Be All In: What it takes to be a Gritty Woman

What do most female leaders who thrive in the current business climate have in common? Grit! Join IFC Women's Network and Ellevate DC for a conversation with Caroline Adams Miller.

  • Tue, Oct 23, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
AspireHer: Empowering Women In Business

Join us at Capital One’s AspireHER to hear from the best and brightest founders in a half-day event designed to inspire, motivate, and educate female business owners.

  • Tue, Oct 23, 2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 PM EDT
  • Tysons, VA
Mindfulness in the Workplace

Come experience meditation techniques and simple movements that reset your brain’s ability for agile thinking.

  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Young Professionals Headshots with Saks Beauty Counter Touch-Ups

Join the Ellevate DC YoPros and Saks Fifth Avenue Tyson’s Galleria for an evening of headshots, networking, and makeup touch-ups at Saks Beauty Counter.

  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Tysons, VA
Women and Wealth: Financial Planning 101

Join us for a fireside chat with financial experts, Rebecca Hall and Jennifer Wappaus. They will discuss important financial strategies you can implement right away.

  • Thu, Oct 4, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • McLean, VA
Vinetta Project Venture Challenge Showcase

Join us at Booz Allen Hamilton's Innovation Center on 9/26 for Vinetta Project's Final Showcase, where four of DC's top female founders will pitch for the $20K Venture Challenge.

  • Wed, Sep 26, 2018 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
2018 Midterms: Women as Agents of Change

Join us for an evening of insight with key political operatives as they share how to make change at and beyond the ballot box this fall. Use code: ELLEVATE ($15 discount)

  • Tue, Sep 25, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Luncheon - Tysons Corner

Come enjoy a lively conversation with Ellevate members and guests! We've opened our September luncheon to all levels of membership, and to non-members as well.

  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • McLean, VA
Leadership Breakfast at the University Club

Start your morning with inspiration and motivation.

  • Wed, Sep 12, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Fierce Women: Happy Hour at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

Please join Ellevate DC for a fun-filled happy hour networking event to celebrate fierce women across time and place.

  • Wed, Aug 29, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Young Professionals Brunch: Connecting with Confidence

Strong Women Get Things Done! Who doesn’t love Sunday brunch with passionate young women?

  • Sun, Aug 12, 2018 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
  • Arlington, VA
Leadership Breakfast - Northern Virginia

Our Leadership Lunches are such a hit, that we are now offering a Leadership Breakfast in Tysons!

  • Wed, Aug 1, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • McLean, VA
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Jul 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Mentoring Meetup: Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch and Personal Brand

Join us for a speed mentoring event on perfecting your elevator pitch and getting advice from our mentors to help you enhance your personal brand.

  • Thu, Jul 12, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Arlington, VA
Using Games to Unleash Creativity and Solve Problems

Think games have no place at work? Think again! With the right game, you can help your teams think about problems in new ways, bring hidden ideas to the forefront, and change hearts and minds.

  • Wed, Jun 27, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Wisdom and Wine: Ellevate Book Club

Join us in June to discuss The Happiness Project!

  • Wed, Jun 20, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy a lively conversation with fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Jun 20, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Dinner 4 Eight (D48)

Join Ellevate members for an evening of great food and fantastic conversation during our Dinner for Eight (D48) event.

  • Wed, Jun 13, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
The Future is Female: Young Professionals Brunch

Strong Women Get Things Done! Who doesn’t love Sunday brunch with passionate young women?

  • Sun, Jun 10, 2018 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Washington DC Leadership Breakfast

Start your day off right by harnessing the power and wisdom of fellow Executive Council and Innovator peers.

  • Wed, Jun 6, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Women Empower Expo (WEX) D.C.

At WEX you'll be able to learn from industry experts & female leaders, network with entrepreneurs and change-makers, discover tools and strategies to take your business or career to the next level!

  • Sat, May 26, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
The Truth About Working Motherhood: Balancing on the Career Ladder

Join our event and learn about working motherhood for ambitious women, the expectations of various societal groups, and how to find a path that fits your needs and identity.

  • Tue, May 22, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy a lively conversation with fellow Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, May 16, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Women on Boards: A Discussion on How to Join and Why

Want a seat at the boardroom table? You’re not alone. Many women have considered joining a board of directors but often they don’t know where to start.

  • Thu, May 10, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Mentoring Meetup: Workplace Dynamics

Join us for a speed mentoring event on Workplace Dynamics. Is your workplace culture helping or inhibiting your personal brand and self-determined value?

  • Tue, Apr 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Bethesda, MD
Network & Shop with Alice + Olivia, Hosted by Elena Lipson

Join us on April 19 at Alice + Olivia's store in Georgetown for some drinks and light bites to celebrate and meet powerful women.

  • Thu, Apr 19, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC