Upcoming Events

Feb 22

Friends & Family Private Tour: Notorious RBG Exhibition

Come explore and be inspired by the life of fellow IWF member Ruth Bader Ginsburg! This Friends & Family event includes a private talk highlighting the RBG exhibition.

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Feb 28

Pop-Up Coffee ... Meet the Author

Visit with author Charlotte Alter to discuss her new book "The Ones You've Been Waiting For - How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America"

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Mar 4

2020 Women Who Make a Difference Signature Event

Make plans to attend the annual Women Who Make a Difference Signature Event at the Four Seasons.

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other Events of Interest 

CREW Chicago

Annual Industry Leadership Award Dinner - An Evening Honoring Marilyn Lissner
Thursday, February 27
5:30pm - 9:30pm
The Standard Club

Join CREW Chicago to celebrate the standout achievements and leadership exhibited by our community. Marilyn Lissner will be  awarded the CREW Chicago Industry Leadership Award  - this honor is awarded to an innovative and influential leader who has contributed significantly to the growth and prestige of women in the commercial real estate industry.  If you wish to attend this event, please request to sit at the IWF table when registering.

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Chicago council on global affairs

Tina Brown's Women in the World
Monday, March 2
11:30am - 1:15pm
Chicago Council on Global Affairs Conference Center

Space is very limited. Please contact IWF Chicago member JoAnn Seagren if you would like to attend - [email protected] or direct: 847-712-0800. This opportunity is made possible as IWF Chicago and The Chicago Council on Global Affairs explore potential collaboration for unique program offerings.

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illinois holocaust museum

RBG in Song - Live Performance
Sunday, March 8
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum, Skokie

Celebrate Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg – in song! This 75-minute, no-intermission show was created and will be performed by RBG’s daughter-in-law, Patrice Michaels.

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Open House
Wednesday, March 11
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Bonfire. ~ 151 N. Franklin, Chicago
No registration fee but RSVP requested

Jessica Herrala invites you to an Open House at Bonfire. Bonfire is a talent accelerator focused on rising women in the workforce. Stop by to see the space, meet the founders and learn more about Bonfire. A short program will begin at 6pm that promises to entertain.

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IWF Brochure 

The IWF brochure is a perfect tool to learn more about the history and future of IWF.  The brochure lists the dates and locations of the upcoming World Conferences.

IWF Conference News

View the 2019 World Leadership Conference Video Highlights from toronto, canada

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Check out the 2019 Cornerstone Conference Video Highlights from Barcelona

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