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Event Date Wed Nov 7 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location Convene
101 Park Ave, New York, NY 10178, USA
Region Americas

Women’s World Banking designs and invests in the financial solutions, institutions, and environments in emerging markets to create greater economic stability and prosperity for women, their families and their communities.

More than 125 leaders from the financial services, investor, philanthropy, and technology communities will examine key issues in financial inclusion and advance innovations for low-income women through a variety of panel discussions and workshops.

This is the only large-scale 2018 event being hosted by Women’s World Banking and is the first in a series of event sponsorship opportunities available leading up to the 2019 Global Summit in Southeast Asia.


2018 Speakers

Jaclyn Berfond
Specialist for the Research, Monitoring and Evaluation team of Women’s World Banking

Suzanne Biegel
Founder, Catalyst

Douglas Brew
Director, Corporate Affairs, Communications and Sustainable Living, Unilever Africa.

Tricia Callender
Ph.D at Columbia University in Sociology

Luisamaria Carlile
Wealth Manager and a Certified Financial Planner™

Johannes Feist
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Microfinance Enhancement Facility (MEF)

Diana Boncheva Gooley
Leads digital financial serviceS, Women’s World Banking’s financial

Jennifer Gootman
Vice President of Social Consciousness and Innovation

Will Hall
Executive Creative Director at Rain

Amy Herman
Founder & President, The art of Perception

Mary Ellen Iskenderian
President and CEO of Women’s World Banking

Sarah Kaplan
Director, Institute for Gender and the Economy

Anjali Kumar
Author, attorney, advisor, speaker, and “idea acupuncturist”.

Christina (CJ) Juhasz
Chief Investment Officer of Women’s World Banking Asset Management

Liz Kellison
Gender lead for the Financial Services for the Poor (FSP) team

Karen Miller
Vice President of Knowledge and Communications for Women’s World Banking

R. Geraldine Byrne Nason
Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations

Sonali Parthasarathy
R&D Associate Manager at Accenture Technology Labs

Ceyla Pazarbasioglu
Senior Director for the Finance, World Bank Group

Elizabeth A. Vazquez
Co-Founder and CEO, WEConnect International

Sri Widowati
Country Head of Indonesia, Facebook

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors

• BILL & MELINDA GATES foundation


• accenture