2024 Women in Leadership Symposium

Pierce College Puyallup

May 14-15, 2024

Networking Event – May 14, 2024 (5pm – 9pm)

Pierce College Puyallup – Arts & Allied Health Building (Lobby)
1601 39th Ave SE, Puyallup, WA 98374

Main Event – May 15, 2024 

Pierce College Puyallup – College Center Building (Multipurpose Rooms A/B)
1601 39th Ave SE, Puyallup, WA 98374



This event is in-person only

Want to Sponsor?
  • $150, $300, $500 and $1000 options available

  • What are some benefits for sponsoring?

    • Advertising/Marketing on our website and symposium materials
    • Special exhibitors and demos will be available with attendees and special guests

    If you are interested in sponsoring, please reach out to Jasmine at: JMay@pierce.ctc.edu

This year’s symposium will center around the importance of fostering robust and dynamic relationships and partnerships with women in Resilience Management and associated fields such as security, safety, emergency/risk management, and disaster preparedness.

Women’s perspectives play a pivotal role in shaping decision-making processes and advocating for considerations that enhance the resilience of communities. The symposium will delve into topics including diverse leadership in decision-making, relationship cultivation, resilience-building, engagement, inclusion, and diversity.

Participants will have the opportunity to connect, explore, and engage, with a focus on empowering women to assume leadership positions, advance their careers, and enhance their overall well-being.

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Join us for this fantastic symposium celebrating women in leadership!

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Women in Leadership Symposium 2024 Agenda

May 14-15, 2024

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Time Agenda Item
5:00pm – 9:00pm Network Reception (Location TBD)

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Time Agenda Item
8:00am – 9:00am Registration & Networking
9:00am – 9:30am Welcome & Introductions
9:30am – 10:00am Keynote Speaker
10:00am – 10:45am Session 1: Women Leading Panel
10:45am – 11:00am Break & Networking Activity
11:00am – 11:15am 20th Anniversary Acknowledgement & Transition to Resilience
11:15am – 12:00pm Session 2: Leadership Resilience Panel
12:00pm – 12:45pm Lunch/Keynote Speaker
12:45pm – 1:30pm Session 3: Technology Panel
1:30pm – 2:00pm Vision Talks
2:00pm – 2:15pm Break & Networking Activity
2:15pm – 2:30pm Mentor Stories
2:30pm – 3:15pm Session 4: Future of Women in Leadership Panel
3:15pm – 3:45pm Wrap – Up