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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
Leadership Lunch

Come enjoy a lively conversation with your fellow Innovator and Executive Council members. Don't miss out!

  • Wed, Apr 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Networking in the Nation’s Capital: Spring Forward!

Connect with the savvy professional women who are making things happen in Washington DC in 2018!

  • Thu, Apr 5, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
Leadership Lunch

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

  • Wed, Mar 28, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
How to Pivot Your Business Without Starting From Scratch

What happens when you've reached an emotional dead-end with your business and want to pursue a more sustainable and fulfilling path? Though a pivot can be hard, it doesn't have to mean starting over.

  • Tue, Mar 13, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Washington, DC
College Prep and Planning Advice from Former Admissions Officers

Is 9th grade too early to start planning? What are the latest trends in college admissions decisions? How do you increase the chances of getting into the dream school?

  • Thu, Mar 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EST
  • Bethesda, MD
Exclusive Documentary Screening: Miss Representation

Please join us for a fun-filled evening of networking and entertainment on International Women's Day.

  • Thu, Mar 8, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Gorgeous Skin at Any Age: Networking and Talk with Experts

Internationally recognized experts share the most current research and innovation on what you can be doing right now, to put your best face forward in 2018.

  • Thu, Mar 1, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • Chevy Chase, MD
Circular Summit 2018

Join your fellow Role Breakers and Change Makers for the third annual Circular Summit, bringing seasoned industry leaders to the stage to share their strategies and success stories.

  • Thu, Mar 1, 2018 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM EST
  • Washington, DC
Managing Your Money - Personal Finance for Women

Are you still paying back your student loans? Dreaming of an early retirement? Going through life, career or family changes that could affect your finances? This session is for YOU!

  • Tue, Feb 27, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • McLean, VA