Call For Speakers

Call for Speakers

Individuals and groups are encouraged to submit a presentation proposal with a theme of Lead Beyond by 17 November 2018 for the IEEE WIE ILC to be held 23-24 May 2019 in Austin, Texas. The conference will focus on entrepreneurship, empowerment, disruptive technology, innovation, leadership, and Accelerating Innovative Women Who Change the World. Selection notifications will be sent in late November.

Submission Information

Examples for suggested topics include:
  • Executive Leadership
  • Empowerment
  • Negotiation
  • Communications
  • Time Management
  • How To Say No
  • Authenticity
  • Machine Learning
  • Career Management
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Leading Innovation
  • Disruptive and Emerging Technologies
  • Other topics related to leadership development & advancement

Virtual Track Information

In addition to the in-person conference, WIE ILC consists of a series of online, virtual track presentations from February-May leading up to the conference. Individuals are encouraged to submit proposals for the virtual track in addition to or in lieu of the in-person conference. Select “Virtual Track” under session type in the speaker submission form.

Speaker Notes

Please note that speakers will be required to sign a speaker agreement (speaker agreement will be available soon)
Please note that speakers will receive complimentary registration to the conference; however, speakers are responsible for travel, accommodation and other expenses.

Submission Form

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2019 WIE ILC Submission Form

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