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Model Sustainability
We learn from three women-led start-ups who developed sustainable solutions for the food sector.
Elsa Bernadotte Jessica Li Hege Barnes Maija Itkonen
2021-03-05T09:00:00Z 2021-03-05T10:00:00Z America/New_York Model+Sustainability+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Education For the Next Generation
Covering the spectrum - from learning to tackle raising capital, growing a new market, or reaching back to encourage the next generation.
Idunn Jonsdottir Bunmi Esho Michelle Greenwald Vicki Saunders
2021-03-05T10:00:00Z 2021-03-05T11:00:00Z America/New_York Education+For+the+Next+Generation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lessons from The Executive Suite
We hear what some of the brightest minds in the corporate world have to say about the issues around supporting women entrepreneurs.
Susanne Hannestad Angenette Meaney
2021-03-05T11:00:00Z 2021-03-05T11:30:00Z America/New_York Lessons+from+The+Executive+Suite https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Funding Question
How do we mobilize both the public and private sector around solutions to providing greater access to capital leads to greater successes?
Geri Stengel Karen Cahn Jennifer Tegan Anna Ratala Sarah Kunst Van Tucker
2021-03-05T11:30:00Z 2021-03-05T12:30:00Z America/New_York The+Funding+Question https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Solving for Equality
MIT Solvers apply a marketplace for social impact to the question of supporting women entreprenuers
Hala Hanna Rudayna Abdo Nicole Bassett
2021-03-05T11:30:00Z 2021-03-05T12:00:00Z America/New_York Solving+for+Equality https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Data & Diversity
We look at the hard numbers based on data-centric research that allows us to quantify the cost of discrimination and gender inequality.
Vivienne Ming Kristoffer Buch
2021-03-05T12:00:00Z 2021-03-05T12:30:00Z America/New_York Data+%26+Diversity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Opening Remarks
Opening remarks by the First Lady of Iceland; Nordic Consulates; Acting Assistant Secretary of State, and more
Hege Barnes Harriet Berg Annika Rembe Hlynur Gudjonsson Peter Haas Thomas Blomqvist Mika Koskinen Eliza Reid
2021-03-05T12:30:00Z 2021-03-05T13:00:00Z America/New_York Opening+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Growing Impact
How do we grow, maintain momentum, and also incorporate a sustainable business model?
Anna Fellander Jennifer Brown Rasmus Bruun Megan Williams
2021-03-05T13:00:00Z 2021-03-05T14:00:00Z America/New_York Growing+Impact https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Advocating for Female Founders
We explore the different facets of support that can empower each of us to become advocates for female founders
Brian Ellner Jeanette Carlsson Thea Sommerseth Myhren
2021-03-05T13:00:00Z 2021-03-05T13:30:00Z America/New_York Advocating+for+Female+Founders https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Ecosystem for Success
How do we support models for ecosystem development around the world?
Fredrika Wessman Karen Kerrigan Therese Klasson Ellen Bateman Caroline Healey Gayle Jennings O'Byrne
2021-03-05T14:30:00Z 2021-03-05T15:30:00Z America/New_York Ecosystem+for+Success https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Partnerships for Good
How do private-public partnerships lead support for women entrepreneurs?
Beeta Ehdaie Rana Abdelhamid
2021-03-05T15:00:00Z 2021-03-05T15:30:00Z America/New_York Partnerships+for+Good https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Building Back for Female Founders
What are the keys to building trust in a system that is fair, transparent, and responsible?
Halla Tomasdottir Robert Clauser
2021-03-05T15:30:00Z 2021-03-05T16:00:00Z America/New_York Building+Back+for+Female+Founders https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fwomen-innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Lars Johansson

Chairman, Silicon Vikings

Thea Sommerseth Myhren

Co-founder & CEO Diwala

Brian Ellner

EVP, Growth & Marketing, BCW Global

Peter Haas

Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs

Hlynur Gudjonsson

Consul General, Iceland in New York

Annika Rembe

Consul General, Sweden in New York

Harriet Berg

Norwegian Consul General at Norwegian Consulate General in New York

Rana Abdelhamid

Global Partnerships Lead, Google

Beeta Ehdaie

Senior Advisor, US State Department

Gayle Jennings O'Byrne

Co-Founder, WOCstar Fund

Caroline Healey

Recruitment Manager, Antler

Ellen Bateman

Director for U.S. Ecosystems at Global Entrepreneurship Network

Sarah Kunst

Managing Director, Cleo Capital

Anna Ratala

CEO & Co-Founder, Zvook

Angenette Meaney

Director, Start Path Mastercard Labs

Jessica Li

Co-founder & CEO, Savvie

Nicole Bassett

Co Founder at The Renewal Workshop

Rudayna Abdo

Founder at Thaki

Maija Itkonen

Chief Innovation Officer at Gold&Green Foods Ltd

Jennifer Tegan

Managing Director, New York Ventures at Empire State Development

Susanne Hannestad

CEO, Fintech Mundi

Karen Cahn

CEO & Founder, IFundWomen

Kristoffer Buch

Director, DTU Skylab Incubator

Vicki Saunders

Founder of SheEO

Therese Klasson

Business Sweden

Megan Williams

Business Finland

Karen Kerrigan

President & CEO, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council

Eliza Reid

First Lady of Iceland

Mika Koskinen

Consul General, Ambassador

Thomas Blomqvist

Minister for Nordic Cooperation and Equality, Finland

Michelle Greenwald

CEO, Catalyzing Innovation

Bunmi Esho

Program Director, Endless

Geri Stengel

President, Ventureneer

Jeanette Carlsson

Founder & CEO, Tech Nordic Advocates

Rasmus Bruun

Co-founder and Managing Partner at InchByInch

Fredrika Wessman

Strategic Partnership Manager at Norrsken Foundation

Robert Clauser

Founder & CEO, Ampersand Solutions

Elsa Bernadotte

President & Co-Founder at Karma

Jennifer Brown

Founder & CEO, Jennifer Brown Consulting

Vivienne Ming

Professional Mad Scientist

Anna Fellander

Founder AI Sustainability Center

Idunn Jonsdottir

Chief Executive Director at IESE Business School in New York

Halla Tomasdottir

CEO The B Team

Hala Hanna

Managing Director, Solve - at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Hege Barnes

Regional Director Americas at Innovation Norway

Van Tucker

President & CEO, Launch TN

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