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Women's Leadership Conference

The 2019 Women's Leadership Conference


Saturday, September 21, 2019

8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Chalon Campus, 12001 Chalon Rd., Los Angeles 90049

“Sometimes the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.”
- Brené Brown

Are you ready to think big, set ambitious goals, and inspire others to join your efforts? Are you ready to be the #BestBoldYou? There has never been a better time to put your bold leadership into action. In today’s climate, achieving big results requires leaders to rise up and boldly lead with courage and conviction so that everyone is empowered to be their best.

Join the Center for the Advancement of Women at Mount Saint Mary's University and more than 450 professional women from across Los Angeles for our annual conference featuring inspiring keynotes, powerful workshops and engaging panels with female industry leaders who have mastered what it means to be a bold female leader. Get ready to explore how to channel your bold ideas, opinions and actions to motivate, inspire, and guide others toward a greater good. And, how to do so with humility and a clear vision in mind.

Voted one of the best leadership conferences to attend in 2019 by Hewlett-Packard!



What's in it for you:

  • Discover strategies and tools to enhance your skills and elevate your career.
  • Gain access to successful leaders who will share their expertise and leadership insights.
  • Connect with like-minded professional women.
  • Get inspired!


Keynotes. Panels. Fireside Chats. Tracks: Bold You. Bold Professional. Bold Changemaker

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Put your bold leadership into action!
Explore how to be the #BestBoldYou

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Update your professional headshots at the conference! The Headshot Truck will be on-site to take professional photos for registered attendees. Appointments and separate payment is required in advance.



To learn more about our Center for the Advancement of Women, and to explore partnership opportunities, contact Emerald Archer, PhD, director, Center for the Advancement of Women, at or 213.477.2544.

For more information about our upcoming 2019 event and/or sponsorship and partnership opportunities, contact Heather Schraeder, director of university and external events, at or 213.477.2761.

For media inquiries, contact Debbie Ream, director, external relations, communications and marketing, at or 213.477.2505.

Sponsors and Partners

LAAWPPI UN Women WLALA Womens Found CA HOPE EMPOWHER Crystal Stairs CADWHP Zen Yoga Strap Yoga Works Wanderlust Peatos KIND Integritas Resources HUM FOUR SIGMATIC Goldman Sachs SCE Locke Lord GEARYS