College of Business Administration

Spirit of Women in Business Conference


The Spirit of Women in Business Conference is an annual event hosted by the Kent State University College of Business Administration.

The conference brings together women from diverse professional backgrounds. Last year, more than 250 business professionals, along with undergraduate and graduate students from Northeast Ohio and beyond, attended the event. The day-long conference includes a 60 minute keynote speech with Q&A, as well as three breakout sessions, each with presentation options for attendees to choose.

More information on the 2017 Spirit of Women in Business Conference coming soon!

Past Conference Highlights

Check out highlights from the 2016 Spirit of Women in Business Conference featuring keynote speaker Deborah Kolb, Ph.D, authority on gender issues in negotiation and leadership and  co-director of The Negotiations in the Workplace Project at Harvard Law School. 

Check out highlights from the 2015 Spirit of Women in Business Conference featuring keynote speaker Sheena Iyengar and Virginia Albanese, President and CEO of FedEx Custom Critical.

Contact Us

Holly Klenk

Holly Klenk

Associate Director
Career Services Office
College of Business Administration
(330) 672-0363

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